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Coen brothers

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Joel Daniel Coen (born November 29, 1954) and Ethan Jesse Coen (born September 21, 1957), collectively known as the Coen brothers ('koʊən ), are an American filmmaking duo. Their films span many genres and styles, which they frequently subvert or parody. Their most acclaimed works include Blood Simple (1984), Raising Arizona (1987), Miller's Crossing (1990), Barton Fink (1991), Fargo (1996), The Big Lebowski (1998), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), No Country for Old Men (2007), A Serious Man (2009), True Grit (2010) and Inside Llewyn Davis (2013). Many of their films are distinctly American, often examining the culture of the American South and American West in both modern and historical contexts. The brothers write, direct and produce their films jointly, although since The Tragedy of Macbeth (2021), directed by Joel without Ethan's involvement, the duo started directing solo pieces, with the documentary Jerry Lee Lewis: Trouble in Mind (2022) serving as Ethan's first directing e
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