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A Serious Man

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Original title
A Serious Man
Running time
105 min.
United States United States
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Carter Burwell
Roger Deakins
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Focus Features / Working Title Films
Comedy. Drama | Religion. Education. 1960s. Black Comedy. Comedy-Drama
Synopsis / Plot
A black comedy set in 1967 and centered on on Larry Gopnik (Stuhlbarg), a Midwestern professor who watches his life unravel when his wife prepares to leave him because his inept brother (Kind) won't move out of the house.
2010: Nominated for David di Donatello: Best Foreign Film
2009: 2 Nominations for Academy Awards: Best Movie, Original Screenplay
2009: Nominated for Golden Globe: Best Actor Comedy (Michael Stuhlbarg)
2009: Nominated BAFTA Awards: Original Screenplay
2009: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Cinematography
2009: National Board of Review: Best Screenplay - Original
2009: 2 Nominations for Critics' Choice Awards: Best Picture and Original Screenplay
2009: Independent Spirit Awards: Best Cinematography, Award Robert Altman. 3 Nominations
2009: Satellite Awards: Best Actor Comedy (Michael Stuhlbarg)
2009: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - Movies of the Year
2009: Chicago Film Critics Awards: 4 Nominations including Best Picture
2009: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Original Screenplay
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