R | | Comedy, Crime
"The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.
The Coen brothers shot a lot of the film with wide-angle lens because, according to Joel Coen, it made it easier to hold focus for a greater depth and it made camera movements more dynamic.
Way out west there was this fella... fella I wanna tell ya about. Fella by the name of Jeff Lebowski. At least that was the handle his loving parents gave him, but he never had much use for it himself. Mr. Lebowski, he called himself "The Dude". Now...
Post-1991 cars can be seen in the background where Walter and The Dude are sitting and having their coffee in the diner. Another, a black Nissan Maxima, drives past as The Dude is thrown from a taxicab in a later scene.
Production Goddess ... Karyn Anonia
English, German, Hebrew, Spanish
$5,533,844 (USA) (8 March 1998)
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