O Brother, Where Art Thou?

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Director

Joel Coen

Ethan Coen

Cast

George Clooney as Ulysses Everett McGill

John Turturro as Pete

Tim Blake Nelson as Delmar O’Donnell

Chris Thomas King as Tommy Johnson

John Goodman as Daniel “Big Dan” Teague

Holly Hunter as Penny Wharvey-McGill

Charles Durning as Menelaus “Pappy” O’Daniel

Daniel von Bargen as Sheriff Cooley

Wayne Duvall as Homer Stokes

Writers

Joel Coen (written by)

Ethan Coen (written by)

Homer (poem ‘The Odyssey’)


Summary

A trio sets out to pursue freedom and the promise of a fortune in buried treasure. With nothing to lose and still in shackles, their hasty run takes them on an incredible journey of awesome experiences and colorful characters.
A trio sets out to pursue freedom and the promise of a fortune in buried treasure. With nothing to lose and still in shackles, their hasty run takes them on an incredible journey of awesome experiences and colorful characters.

Genre

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Released

December 22, 2000 (US)

Runtime

1hr 47min

MPAA

PG-13, for some violence and language

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