R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.
5 August 1998 | Carl T. Erickson (email@example.com)
9 | The Coen Brothers come up with another winner.
With no major stars or well-known names, the actors outshine many more familiar personages. The story is well ...
Frances McDormand worked with a pregnant cop from St. Paul to research the role.
I'm, uh, Jerry Lundegaard.
Carl Showalter: You're Jerry Lundegaard?
Jerry Lundegaard: Ya. Shep Proudfoot said...
Carl Showalter: Shep said you'd be here at 7:30. What gives, man?
Jerry Lundegaard: Shep said 8:30.
Carl Showalter: We've been sitting here an hour. He's
Carl Showalter: peed three times already.
Jerry Lundegaard: I'm sure sorry. Shep told me 8:30. It ...
When Gaear throws the chopped log at Marge, it falls behind her and a tree. When Marge is pursuing Gaear at the edge of the frozen lake, the log has moved to the bank of the lake where she's standing.
A symbol similar to the Artist Formerly Known as Prince is in the credits as "victim in field", but it is not him, it is J. Todd Anderson, the storyboard artist.
$137,301 (USA) (19 July 1996)
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