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Metascore
85

Universal acclaim - based on 24 Critics

User Score
8.1

Universal acclaim- based on 250 Ratings

Summary: An unsuccessful car salesman (Macy) plans to wipe out his personal debts by hiring a pair of small-time, out-of-town crooks to kidnap his wife (McDormand), then collect the ransom from her dad (Presnell), a wealthy tightwad.
Runtime: 98 min
Rating: Rated R for strong violence, language and sexuality.
Production: Working Title Films
Genres: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Aug 15, 2000
Director Credit
Ethan Coen Director
Joel Coen Director
Writer Credit
Ethan Coen Written By
Joel Coen Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Frances McDormand Marge Gunderson
Steve Buscemi Carl Showalter
William H. Macy Jerry Lundegaard
Cast Credit
Gary Houston Irate Customer
Harve Presnell Wade Gustafson
Kristin Rudrüd Jean Lundegaard
Kurt Schweickhardt Car Salesman
Larissa Kokernot Hooker #1
Melissa Peterman Hooker #2
Peter Stormare Gaear Grimsrud
Sally Wingert Irate Customer's Wife
Steve Edelman Morning Show Host
Steve Reevis Shep Proudfoot
Tony Denman Scotty Lundegaard
Warren Keith Reilly Diefenbach
Producer Credit
Eric Fellner Executive Producer
Ethan Coen Producer
Joel Coen Producer
John Cameron Line Producer
Tim Bevan Executive Producer
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