The Man Who Wasn't There Image

Generally favorable reviews - based on 33 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 70 Ratings

Summary: Set in 1949, this film from Joel and Ethan Coen is a tale of passion, crime and punishment, all presented in glorious black-and-white. (USA Films)
Runtime: 116 min
Rating: Rated R for a scene of violence.
Production: Mike Zoss Productions
Genres: Drama, Crime
Countries: USA, UK
Languages: English, French, Italian
Home Release Date: Apr 16, 2002
Director Credit
Ethan Coen Director
Joel Coen Director
Writer Credit
Ethan Coen Written By
Joel Coen Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Billy Bob Thornton Ed Crane
Frances McDormand Doris Crane
Cast Credit
Alan Fudge Dr. Diedrickson
Brian Haley Officer Krebs
Christopher Kriesa Officer Persky
Gregg Binkley The New Man
Jack McGee P.I. Burns
James Gandolfini Big Dave Brewster
Jon Polito Creighton Tolliver
Katherine Borowitz Ann Nirdlinger Brewster
Lilyan Chauvin Medium
Michael Badalucco Frank
Richard Jenkins Walter Abundas
Scarlett Johansson Birdy Abundas
Tony Shalhoub Freddy Riedenschneider
Producer Credit
Eric Fellner Executive Producer
Ethan Coen Producer
Joel Coen Producer
John Cameron Co-Producer
Robert Graf Associate Producer
Tim Bevan Executive Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: