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    Why 'The Hudsucker Proxy' or 'A Serious Man' Should Have Been the First Coen Brothers' TV Show

    On paper, it's not hard to understand why FX decided that Joel and Ethan Coen's 1996 favorite "Fargo" would be the prime Coen-crafted candidate to expand into a TV series. For one thing, it's arguably the brothers' defining film both in terms of name recognition as well as the way it offers the pure...

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    WATCH the Intriguing First Trailer for FX's New Series 'Fargo,' Based on the Coens' Classic

    Set to premiere April 15, FX's new series "Fargo" has its first teaser, and it features Billy Bob Thornton. Watch the intriguingly oblique trailer below.

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    WATCH the First Trailer for Director Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken'

    Director Angelina Jolie's third film "Unbroken" is a chronicle of the life of Louis Zamperini (Jack O'Connell), an Olympic runner taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II. Check out a preview for the film, which aired during the 2014 Sochi Olympics TV broadcast, here.

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    VIDEO ESSAY: The Coen Canon

    Fear is at the root of much of what we consider humorous in films. The fear that something, whether it’s a job, a relationship, or some larger dramatic situation, might go wrong is always present in cinematic humor. This connection between fear and comedy gives the Coen brothers' films their power.

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    The Coen Brothers, Carey Mulligan and Justin Timberlake Go Behind-the-Scenes of 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

    "Inside Llewyn Davis" substitutes the bluegrass music found in "O. Brother Where Art Thou" for folk music to tell a similar "Odyssey"-like tale of a musician struggling to get by through life as an artist. Taking place over the course of several days, Oscar Isaac (in a breakthrough performance sure ...

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    Interviews: The Coen Brothers and their cast talked about 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

    Given the recognition they have attained over their incomparable career, it is completely baffling to witness the tremendous modesty and total lack of vanity with which the Coen Brothers talk about their films. Their latest work 'Inside Llewyn Davis' is a musically driven character study of a man wh...

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    'Inside Llewyn Davis' Breakout Oscar Isaac on Working with the Coens and His Crazy Journey Post Cannes

    The Guatemalan-born, Julliard trained actor and singer-songwriter Oscar Isaac ("Drive," "Sucker Punch") has been acting professionally for over a decade but chances are only true film buffs know who the guy is. That's all about to change over the next few weeks as the Joel and Ethan Coen's latest, "...

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    The Films Of The Coen Brothers: A Retrospective

    Are Joel & Ethan Coen the best American filmmakers of their generation? It's probably a silly question to pose, but we'll be damned if we can think of better candidates. Since their startling neo-noir debut "Blood Simple" (which turns three decades old next year), they've been behind a brace of firm...

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    Watch: Oscar Isaac Gets Locked Out With a Cat in Exclusive Scene From 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

    With Joel and Ethan Coen's acclaimed folk music drama "Inside Llewyn Davis" finally opening in select theaters this Friday after playing to rapturous responses at the Cannes and New York film festivals, Indiewire is pleased to exclusively premiere a scene from the film featuring its lead star, Oscar...

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    TOH! Ranks the Films of the Coen Brothers from Best, 'No Country for Old Men,' to Worst: What's Your Pick?

    The Coen brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" hits theaters in limited release December 6. Below, TOH! ranks all 16 films by the Coens.

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