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The Coen Brothers Movies Quiz

The Coen Brothers have written and directed some of my favorite movies. Have you seen any of these ? 15 Questions.

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What are the Coen brothers full names?

  • Albert and David
  • Richard and Steven
  • Joel and Ethan
  • Laurence and Nicholas

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The Coen brothers have each made only one cameo in only one of their films, which one was it?

  • Crimewave
  • The Man Who Wasn't There
  • Intolerable Cruelty
  • The Ladykillers

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Under what alias are the brothers credited for film editing in their movies?

  • Arthur Constantine
  • Franklin Adams
  • Lawrence Matters
  • Roderick Jaynes

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Joel is married to actress, "Frances McDormand", she won an Oscar for lead actress in which of their films?

  • Raising Arizona
  • Fargo
  • Burn After Reading
  • The Ladykillers

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The brothers first film together was about a sleazy bar owner who hires a P.I. to kill his wife and her lover, do you know the title of the film?

  • Blood Simple
  • Millers Crossing
  • The Naked Man
  • The Man Who Wasn't There

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Can you name the two actors who portrayed ex-con H.I. and his wife Ed, who is a policer officer, a couple who can't conceive a baby in the film "Raising Arizona"?

  • Steve Buscemi & Frances McDormand
  • John Goodman & Julianne Moore
  • Nicholas Cage & Holly Hunter
  • John Turturro & Heather Graham

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What is the plotline of the film "Millers Crossing", based on?

  • Nazi spies infiltrating the government
  • Feuding gangsters in the prohibition era
  • Cattle wars of 1891
  • Union bosses fight with workers

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Who portrayed the playwright with writers block in the film "Barton Fink"?

  • William Forsythe
  • John Goodman
  • William H. Macy
  • John Turturro

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What does the inept boss, portrayed by Tim Robbins, invent in 1994's "The Hudsucker Proxy"?

  • Matchcar
  • YoYo
  • Hula Hoop
  • Silly Putty

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What is the name of William H. Macy's character in the 1996 film "Fargo"?

  • Jerry Lundegaard
  • Wade Gustafson
  • Norm Gunderson
  • Carl Showalter


Can you match the actor to his character in the film "The Big Lebowski"?

Drag items from right column to match with left column


  • Jeff Bridges
  • John Turturro
  • Steve Buscemi
  • John Goodman


  • Jesus
  • The Dude
  • Walter
  • Donny

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What is the name of the hair pomade that George Clooney's character used in 2000's "O Brother, Where Art Thou"?

  • Sweet Geogia Brown
  • FOP
  • Dapper Dan
  • Snappy Pappy

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What 2007 film starred Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin and Javier Bardem with a funky haircut?

  • There Will Be Blood
  • The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
  • The Missing
  • No Country for Old Men

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What star plays a gym instructor in the 2008 film, "Burn After Reading"?

  • George Clooney
  • Brad Pitt
  • John Malkovich
  • Richard Jenkins

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Which actor portrayed "Rooster Cogburn" in the 2010 release, "True Grit"?

  • Josh Brolin
  • Jeff Bridges
  • Matt Damon
  • Barry Pepper