Blood Simple

  • 1984
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime, Thriller

Stylish shoestring noir, and an admirable filmmaking debut for the brothers Coen — Ethan (writer/producer) and Joel (writer/director). Visser (M. Emmet Walsh) is a sleazy, greasy private eye in a mustard-yellow leisure suit, hired by Texas strip-bar owner Julian Marty (Dan Hedaya) to kill his wife Abby (Frances McDormand) and her lover Ray (John Getz)....read more

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  • Released: 1984
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Stylish shoestring noir, and an admirable filmmaking debut for the brothers Coen — Ethan (writer/producer) and Joel (writer/director). Visser (M. Emmet Walsh) is a sleazy, greasy private eye in a mustard-yellow leisure suit, hired by Texas strip-bar owner… (more)

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