What Are the Best and Worst Coen Brothers Films?

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Aug. 10 2011 11:38 AM

What Are the Best and Worst Coen Brothers Films?

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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 LebowskiNo Country for Old Men) all the way down to the "Unwatchable" (The Ladykillers).

Now it's your turn. Do you think Raising Arizona is totally overrated? Secretly love Hudsucker Proxy? Cast your vote in the polls below. You have until Friday at 2 p.m. EDT to weigh in. [Update: Voting now extended until Sunday at midnight EDT!]



Nina Shen Rastogi is a writer and editor, and is also the vice president for content at Figment.

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