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.
No line gets a bigger laugh when the film plays in Minneapolis than Larry's divorce lawyer telling him "Hire Ron Meshbesher" to represent Arthur. Meshbesher is a real person, the most prominent criminal defense attorney in Minnesota for 40-some ... ...
What a marvel... what a marvel.
Mr. Brandt and his son hunt and bag a deer. Deer season in Minnesota for firearms users starts in November. The calendars on the wall, and the weather clearly show the movie is set in May - June.
At the end of the credits is a line advising that "No Jews were harmed in the making of this motion picture."
English, Yiddish, Hebrew
$251,337 (USA) (4 October 2009)
$9,190,525 (USA) (1 January 2010)
26 January 2018
Oscars flashback: Joel and Ethan Coen win Best Picture for ‘No Country for Old Men’ 10 years ago [Watch]
05 January 2018
Variety - Film News
As Industry Awards Move Forward, ‘The Shape of Water’ Takes the Lead
25 December 2017
Video Essay. The Man Who Knew Too Much
Dive deep into everything about the 2018 Oscars, superhero movies and TV series, IMDb Picks, and more.