USA, 1996, 98 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Screens at 7:30pm on Tues, June 21 at the Denver FilmCenter/Colfax
Part of the Coen Brothers, Where Art Thou? series
35mm presentation - Frances McDormand won an Oscar for her turn as pregnant police chief Marge Gunderson -- a serious sleuth who's sharper than her folksy accent suggests -- in this Coen brothers black comedy that also earned the siblings a nod for Best Screenplay. William H. Macy co-stars as a car dealer who conspires with hotheaded kidnappers (Steve Buscemi and Peter Stormare) to kidnap his wife (Kristin Rudrüd) so he can pocket part of the hefty ransom.
DIRECTOR: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Principal Cast: Frances McDormand, William H. Macy, Steve Buscemi
US Distributor: MGM