R | | Comedy, Drama
Larry Gopnik, a Midwestern physics teacher, watches his life unravel over multiple sudden incidents. Though seeking meaning and answers amidst his turmoils, he seems to keep sinking.
21 October 2009 | Movie_Muse_Reviews
10 | Natural and excellent next step for the Coens' cerebral probing of life's toughest questions
The Coen brothers have developed critical acclaim for making black comedies/awkward tragedies that depict small-time ...
The names of the characters who ride the school bus with Danny Gopnik are the names of children that the Coen brothers grew up with.
What a marvel... what a marvel.
Danny is called up as Maftir, the last reader for that weekly Torah portion. However, what he actually reads is the beginning of Parashat Behar, which is read by the first reader, not the last. The first reader would typically be a "cohen", a descendant of Aaron, the High Priest and brother of Moses. In light of their family name, it is reasonable to assume that the Coen brothers are themselves "cohanim".
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English, Yiddish, Hebrew
$251,337 (USA) (4 October 2009)
$9,190,525 (USA) (1 January 2010)
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