Blood Simple


Blood Simple

Overview:

The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.

Votes 302 (7.3/10)

Runtime: 97 minutes

Release Date 1984-09-07

Budget: $1,500,000.00

Tagline: Breaking up is hard to do.

Production company:

  • Circle Films
  • River Road Productions
  • Foxton Entertainment

Production country:

  • United States of America

Genres:

  • Crime
  • Drama
  • Thriller

Trailer

Further Information

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Helene Trend (voice) (uncredited)
Holly Hunter
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Marty's Vomiting (voice) (uncredited)
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Screenplay
Ethan Coen
Ethan Coen
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Ethan Coen
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Director
Joel Coen
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Author
Joel Coen
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Editor
Ethan Coen
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Screenplay
Joel Coen
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