True Grit Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Directed by:Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Year:2010

Plot:Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Mattie insists on accompanying Cogburn, whose drinking, sloth, and generally reprobate character do not augment her faith in him. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and adventure on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested.
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The Man Who Wasn’t There Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Directed by:Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Year:2001

Plot:A tale of passion, crime and punishment set in the summer of 1949. Ed Crane, a barber in a small California town, is dissatisfied with his life, but his wife Doris' infidelity presents him with a chance to change it.
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The Hudsucker Proxy Script

Script by:Ethan Coen (Screenplay), Joel Coen (Screenplay), Sam Raimi (Screenplay)
Directed by:Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Year:1994

Plot:When Waring Hudsucker, head of hugely successful Hudsucker Industries, commits suicide, his board of directors, led by Sidney Mussberger, comes up with a brilliant plan to make a lot of money: appoint a moron to run the company. When the stock falls low enough, Sidney and friends can buy it up for pennies on the dollar, take over the company, and restore its fortunes. They choose idealistic Norville Barnes, who just started in the mail room. Norville is whacky enough to drive any company to ruin, but soon, tough reporter Amy Archer smells a rat and begins an undercover investigation of Hudsucker Industries.
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The Big Lebowski Script

Script by:Ethan Coen (Writer), Joel Coen (Writer)
Directed by:Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Year:1998

Plot:Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink white Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events involving nihilists, adult film producers, ferrets, errant toes, and large sums of money.
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Raising Arizona Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Author), Ethan Coen (Author), Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Directed by:Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Year:1987

Plot:The Coen Brothers tell the story of a absurd yet likable family with an unproductive couple as the focal point. The couple has gotten themselves into some trouble while kidnapping a baby and give Hollywood one of the most memorable chase scenes to date.
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O Brother Where Art Thou Script

Script by:Ethan Coen (Author), Joel Coen (Author), Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Directed by:Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Year:2000

Plot:In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations. Based upon Homer's 'Odyssey'.
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No Country For Old Men Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay), Cormac McCarthy (Author)
Directed by:Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Year:2007

Plot:Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the violent pursuit of money and justice collide.
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Miller’s Crossing Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Author), Ethan Coen (Author), Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Directed by:Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Year:1990

Plot:Miller’s Crossing is the Coen brothers' first successful attempt at reaching a wider audience. They illustrate an atypical Mafia story that sways away from the typical films from the genre like The Godfather or Goodfellas. Taking place during Prohibition, this film is an incredible piece of work accompanied by superb acting performances.
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Intolerable Cruelty Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay), Matthew Stone (Screenplay), Robert Ramsey (Screenplay), Robert Ramsey (Story), Matthew Stone (Story), John Romano (Story)
Directed by:Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Year:2003

Plot:A revenge-seeking gold digger marries a womanizing Beverly Hills lawyer with the intention of making a killing in the divorce.
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Fargo Script

Script by:Joel Coen (Screenplay), Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Directed by:Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Year:1996

Plot:Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to be a snap and nobody's going to get hurt... until people start dying. Enter Police Chief Marge, a coffee-drinking, parka-wearing - and extremely pregnant - investigator who'll stop at nothing to get her man. And if you think her small-time investigative skills will give the crooks a run for their ransom... you betcha!
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