Blood Simple Movie Review 1985

Information and Film Reviews for Blood Simple the Movie

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A jealous husband hires a sleazy private eye to murder his adulterous wife and her lover. A dark, intricate, morbid morality tale that deviates imaginatively from the standard murder mystery thriller. First film scripted by the Coen brothers.

Distribution

Universal Studios Home Video, 100 Universal City Plz., Universal City, CA 91608-9955, Phone: (818)777-1000, Fax: (818)866-1483, URL: http://www.universalstudios.com, Remarks: Does not handle retail queries from consumers; contact your local video distributor.

Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 96 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Mystery & Suspense, Contemporary Noir, Thumbs Up, Technicolor Yawn, Texas
Screenplay
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Cast
John Getz, M. Emmet Walsh, Dan Hedaya, Frances McDormand, Samm-Art Williams, Van Brooks, Lauren Bivens, Holly Hunter
Cinematography
Barry Sonnenfeld
Director
Joel Coen
Music
Carter Burwell
Producer
River Road Productions

Awards

Ind. Spirit 1986: Actor (Walsh), Director (Coen); Sundance 1985: Grand Jury Prize.

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