The Ladykillers ()

directed by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
featuring Tom Hanks, Marlon Wayans, J.K. Simmons, Irma P. Hall, Tzi Ma

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One of the best-loved films from the idiosyncratic British film studio Ealing Pictures gets an update from the equally idiosyncratic filmmaking team of Joel and Ethan Coen in this offbeat comedy. Marva Munson (Irma P. Hall) is a spry, elderly woman who attends church regularly, doesn't care for loud noises or harsh language, and is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Enter Goldthwait Higginson Dorr (Tom Hanks), a silver-tongued college professor who moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the ...

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brunhild

May 5, 2011

CLASSIC COEN BROS MOVIE!!!They just get better and better!!

namaste

Dec 16, 2010

the ladykillers dvd with tom hanks

I find this movie clever, funny, and charming (even the few R rated words are somehow not offensive, but still for mature audiences). I laughed 'until my sides hurt', all four times I have watched it (and will watch it again!) I admire the unique story-telling and twists of this movie...it is endearing to me. One of my favorites for sure.

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