Today in Slate, David Haglund shares what he learned by watching every single one of the Coen brothers' movies (including their short films and commercials). Noting that ranking the Coen brothers' films is "something of an online pastime," Haglund divided the Coen canon into six categories, from "The Trinity" (Fargo, The Big Lebowski, No Country for Old Men) all the way down to the "Unwatchable" (The Ladykillers).
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