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Joel and Ethan Coen

We Are All Inside Llewyn Davis: The Brothers Coen and Me

Tom Teicholz | Posted 02.09.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Teicholz

Recently, when I sat down with the Coen Brothers in Beverly Hills to ask why they'd chosen to tell Llewyn's story rather than that of, say, a Dylan-like figure (i.e., a first-rate artist surrounded by lesser talents), both Coens seemed genuinely surprised by the question.

Mike Ryan

Meet Oscar Isaac, The Coen Brothers' Newest Star

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.09.2013 | Entertainment

Oscar Isaac plays the title character in the Coen brothers' latest film, "Inside Llewyn Davis." Set in New York City during the early '60s folk scene,...

Mike Ryan

How The Catchiest Song Of The Year Was Made

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.02.2013 | Entertainment

Right smack in the middle of "Inside Llewyn Davis," Joel and Ethan Coen's ode to New York City's folk music scene of the early 1960s, the audience is ...

Is Ethan Coen Selling Out?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 11.13.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Ethan Coen, nursing a black coffee in a midtown cafe at the end of a busy workday, is in no mood for compliments. Don't dare suggest...

Billy Bob Thornton Moves To TV

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 08.05.2013 | TV

FX announced Friday that Billy Bob Thornton will star in the network's "Fargo" miniseries, which will debut in the spring. "I'm going to be bold an...

Thank God for the Coen Brothers!

John Farr | Posted 08.22.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

At a time when a movie like Django Unchained can earn a Best Screenplay Oscar, I'm grateful for the Coen Brothers. At a time when a director insists on putting hip-hop music into a Roaring Twenties period picture, I'm grateful for the Coen Brothers. Just why am I grateful? Well, let me count the ways.

WATCH: New Coen Brothers Film Gets Surprise Trailer

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.08.2013 | Entertainment

"Inside Llewyn Davis" is set for release in December of this year, but most film fans want the film to come out right now. The film's new red-band tra...

If You Like The Coen Brothers, You'll Love This New Play

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 02.05.2012 | Home

NEW YORK — How long does it take while watching Ethan Coen's new play "Happy Hour" to realize that the title is ironic? Let's put it this way &n...

'True Grit'? True Grace.

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

While many will argue that God's grace is notably absent elsewhere in the "Coeniverse," it is powerfully present in True Grit

Movie Review: True Grit

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

While both the 1969 and the Coens bothers' remake are relatively faithful to the novel, the Coens more closely captures a sense of rough justice, and that even heroes have feet of clay.

The Big Lebowski Spawns Literary Works

The New York Times | Dwight Garner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Joel and Ethan Coen's 1998 movie, "The Big Lebowski," which stars Jeff Bridges as a beatific, pot-smoking, bowling-obsessed slacker known as the Dude,...

"Burn After Reading" Tops Box Office

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Joel and Ethan Coen scored their biggest opener to date by raking in $19.4 million in ticket sales for "Burn After Reading" and he...