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The Coen brothers : the iconic filmmakers and their work : unofficial and unauthorised

Author: Ian Nathan
Publisher: London : Aurum Press, an imprint of The Quarto Group, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Renowned film journalist Ian Nathan delves into the extraordinary lives of the Coen brothers to reveal how they survived flops and triumphs alike, never once compromising their vision, to become two of the world's most interesting, distinctive and creative filmmakers.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ethan Coen; Joel Coen; Ethan Coen; Joel Coen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Nathan
ISBN: 1781316848 9781781316849
OCLC Number: 975018608
Notes: In slip case.
Description: 176 pages (some folded) : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Salad days: growing up in Minnesota --
'If you can't trust a fix, what can you trust': Blood simple, Raising Arizona and Miller's crossing --
'I'll show you the life of the mind': Barton Fink --
'There's more to life than a little money, you know': The Hudsucker proxy and Fargo --
'The Dude abides': The big Lubowski --
'What kind of man are you?': O brother where art thou? and The man who wasn't there --
'Who looks stupid now?': Intolerable cruelty and The ladykillers --
'What's th most you ever lost on a coin toss': No country for old men --
'Accept the mystery': Burn after reading, A serious man and True grit --
'Would that it were so simple': Inside Llewyn Davis and Hail Caesar! --
O brothers wherever next?: what does the future hold for the unquenchable Coens?
Responsibility: Ian Nathan.

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Renowned film journalist Ian Nathan delves into the extraordinary lives of the Coen brothers to reveal how they survived flops and triumphs alike, never once compromising their vision, to become two  Read more...

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'A book that cinephiles should look into...The Coen Brothers have their fan base for sure, and this book expertly caters to it. If you fall into that group, give it a look. You won't regret it.' * Read more...

 
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