The hooligans employed by this man defy The Dude since he has the same name. Duplicity prompts more inconvenience, and it soon appears that everybody from porn realm investors to agnostics need something from The Dude. . Other film makers have attempted to weave together various genres, styles and images in a similarly eclectic, postmodern fashion, but few do it as seamlessly and with such wit as Ethan and Joel Coen. Deception leads to more trouble, and it soon seems that everyone from porn empire tycoons to nihilists want something from The Dude.
The Dude, needing payback for his now obliterated floor covering, searches out the mogul Lebowski. Now, a few years and several viewing later, I have come to realise just how accomplished a movie it is, and it has become one of my all time favourite movies. He enrolls the assistance of his knocking down some pins amigo, Walter, a firearm toting Jewish-change over with resentment issues. The other is an independent, crippled, multimillionaire war veteran who lives in a tremendous manor with a full time associate. While attempting to gain recompense for the ruined rug from his wealthy counterpart, he accepts a one-time job with high pay-off. He enlists the help of his bowling buddy, Walter, a gun-toting Jewish-convert with anger issues. Deception leads to more trouble, and it soon seems that everyone from porn empire tycoons to nihilists want something from The Dude.
Although not a commercial success, the film has become a cult phenomenon among fans who deeply love The Dude. If only every movie in the box office Top Ten was as inspired and amusing as this one! Everything about the movie is perfect, the script, the direction, set design, costumes, and the wonderful soundtrack one of the most brilliant ever assembled, it includes lesser known Dylan and Elvis Costello numbers, Creedence classics, and songs from cult favourites like Yma Sumac, Captain Beefheart, Moondog, Esquivel and garage gods The Monks. While endeavoring to pick up reward for the destroyed floor covering from his rich partner, he acknowledges a one-time work with high result. Plus of course the actors, who are well cast and virtually flawless. Reviews My favourite Coen brothers movie changes over the years as I watch and rewatch their amazingly original and consistently surprising oeuvre. Jeff Bridges and John Goodman star.
There are two men named Jeffrey Lebowski. The mistaken identity draws the wrong Lebowski into a madcap misadventure. What takes after takes the Dude and his playing amigos Walter and Donnie on an odd story of interest, hijacking, erotica, agnostics, White Russians, and more White Russians. The Coen Brothers, of course, have never had any interest in following up on their 1998 comedy classic. In this comedy, a ridiculously laid-back stoner called The Dude is mistaken for a wealthy guy with whom he shares a surname.
He enlists the help of his bowling buddy, Walter, a gun-toting Jewish-convert with anger issues. While attempting to gain recompense for the ruined rug from his wealthy counterpart, he accepts a one-time job with high pay-off. . . .
. . . . . . .
. . . . . .
. . . . . . .
. . . . . .