A Serious Man

With A Serious Man, Joel and Ethan Coen create a jet-black comedy about anxiety and dread so funny -- and so disturbing -- that snack counters should sell Klonopin along with the popcorn. After being informed by his doctor that he’s in perfect health, math professor Larry Gopnik’s (Michael Stuhlbarg) world quickly unravels. In quick succession, his...read more

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A Serious Man - Trailer 1
01:40 — Personal and professional crises lead a professor to seek advice from three rabbis.
A Serious Man - Official Trailer
01:40 — A Serious Man is the story of an ordinary man's search for clarity in a universe where Jefferson Airplane is on the radio and "F-Troop" is on TV. It i (more…)
A Serious Man - Trailer
01:34 — A Serious Man is the story of an ordinary man's search for clarity in a universe where Jefferson Airplane is on the radio and "F-Troop" is on TV. It i (more…)
Interview - Richard Kind
01:34 — Interview with Richard Kind, who plays Uncle Arthur in A Serious Man. 1. On Arthur's sadness. 2. On the Coens and cast as mensches. 3. On what the f (more…)
RCD - TIFF Premiere
02:37 — Coverage of the premiere of A Serious Man at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival, as presented by Red Carpet Diary.
B Roll II
05:59 — Second b-roll of two for A Serious Man. B-roll provides a compilation of behind the scenes footage from the film. Part I Part II
A Serious Man
A Serious Man is the story of an ordinary man s search for clarity in a universe where Jefferson Airplane is on the radio and F-Troop is on TV. It (more…)
Interview - Ethan and Joel Coen
04:09 — Interview with Ethan and Joel Coen, the writers/directors of A Serious Man. 1. On the Midwestern setting. 2. On Larry's basis in real life. 3. On th (more…)
B Roll I
05:05 — First b-roll of two for A Serious Man. B-roll provides a compilation of behind the scenes footage from the film. Part I Part II
Featurette - Behind the Scenes
03:21 — A behind the scenes look at the making of A Serious Man along with interviews with the cast and Coen brothers about the film.
Interview - Michael Stuhlbarg
03:43 — Interview with Michael Stuhlbarg, who plays Larry Gopnik in A Serious Man. 1. On the story. 2. On Larry. 3. On the experience of shooting the film. (more…)
Trailer
01:40 — Trailer for A Serious Man. A Serious Man is the story of an ordinary man's search for clarity in a universe where Jefferson Airplane is on the radio a (more…)
Interview - Jessica McManus
01:04 — Interview with Jessica McManus, who plays Sarah Gopnik in A Serious Man. 1. On working with the Coens. 2. On what the film is about.
TV Spot - Critical Acclaim
00:33 — A TV Spot for A Serious Man featuring the positive reviews the film has received.
Interview - Fred Melamed
01:31 — Interview with Fred Melamed, who plays Sy Ableman in A Serious Man. 1. On Larry, Judith and Sy. 2. On Sy's powers of conviction.
Interview - Sari Lennick
02:05 — Interview with Sari Lennick, who plays Judith Gopnik in A Serious Man. 1. On Judith's relationship with Sy. 2. On the Coens trusting her as an actor. (more…)
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  • Released: 2009
  • Rating: R
  • Review: With A Serious Man, Joel and Ethan Coen create a jet-black comedy about anxiety and dread so funny -- and so disturbing -- that snack counters should sell Klonopin along with the popcorn. After being informed by his doctor that he’s in perfect health,… (more)

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