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    Joel Coen

    November 29, 1954 • 69 y.o.

    Full Name Joel Daniel Coen
    Place of Birth Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Citizenship United States
    Career 1970 — ...
    Genres Drama, Crime, Thriller
    Height 1.83 m 6′ 0″
    Zodiac sign sagittarius
    Religion judaism

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    Title Ratings: 7.23
    My Ratings:
    • Drama 27%
    • Comedy 24%
    • Crime 18%
    • Thriller 13%
    • Mystery 3%
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                                  Director — 25

                                  2021
                                  1
                                  2021

                                  Drama, Mystery, Thriller, 1 hr 45 min
                                  United States • Joel Coen

                                    2018
                                    2
                                    2018

                                    Western, Drama, Comedy, 2 hr 13 min
                                    United States • Ethan Coen...

                                      2016
                                      3
                                      2016

                                      Comedy, Drama, Mystery, 1 hr 46 min
                                      United States, United Kingdom, Japan • Ethan Coen...

                                        2012
                                        4
                                        2012

                                        Drama, Music, 1 hr 44 min
                                        United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                          2010
                                          5
                                          2010

                                          Drama, Western, 1 hr 50 min
                                          United States • Ethan Coen...

                                            2009
                                            6
                                            2009

                                            Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 46 min
                                            United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                              2008
                                              7
                                              2008

                                              Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 36 min
                                              United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                2007
                                                8
                                                2007

                                                Short, Comedy, 3 min
                                                United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                  9
                                                  2007

                                                  Crime, Drama, Thriller, 2 hr 2 min
                                                  United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                    10
                                                    Chacun son cinéma ou Ce petit coup au coeur quand la lumière s’éteint et que le film commence, 2007 — (segment "World Cinema")

                                                    Comedy, Drama, 1 hr 40 min
                                                    France • Theodoros Angelopoulos...

                                                      2006
                                                      11
                                                      Paris, je t’aime, 2006 — (segment "Tuileries")

                                                      Comedy, Drama, Romance, 2 hours
                                                      France, Germany, Liechtenstein • Olivier Assayas...

                                                        2004
                                                        12
                                                        2004

                                                        Comedy, Crime, Thriller, 1 hr 44 min
                                                        United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                          2003
                                                          13
                                                          2003

                                                          Comedy, Crime, Romance, 1 hr 40 min
                                                          United States • Joel Coen...

                                                            2001
                                                            14
                                                            2001

                                                            Drama, Crime, 1 hr 56 min
                                                            United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                              2000
                                                              15
                                                              2000

                                                              Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 43 min
                                                              United States, United Kingdom, France • Joel Coen...

                                                                1998
                                                                16
                                                                1998

                                                                Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                  1995
                                                                  17
                                                                  1995

                                                                  Thriller, Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 38 min
                                                                  United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                    1994
                                                                    18
                                                                    1994

                                                                    Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                    United States, United Kingdom, Germany • Joel Coen...

                                                                      1991
                                                                      19
                                                                      1991

                                                                      Comedy, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                      United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                        1990
                                                                        20
                                                                        1990

                                                                        Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 55 min
                                                                        United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                          1987
                                                                          21
                                                                          1987

                                                                          Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 34 min
                                                                          United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                            1983
                                                                            22
                                                                            1983

                                                                            Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                            United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                              1980
                                                                              23
                                                                              1980

                                                                              Short, Drama, 30 min
                                                                              United States • Joel Coen

                                                                                1971
                                                                                24
                                                                                1971

                                                                                Short, Comedy
                                                                                United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                  1970
                                                                                  25
                                                                                  1970

                                                                                  Short, Action, Adventure
                                                                                  United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                    Writer — 33

                                                                                    1

                                                                                    Comedy, 1 hour
                                                                                    United States

                                                                                      2

                                                                                      Comedy, Crime, Drama
                                                                                      United States

                                                                                        2021
                                                                                        3
                                                                                        2021 — (written for the screen by)

                                                                                        Drama, Mystery, Thriller, 1 hr 45 min
                                                                                        United States • Joel Coen

                                                                                          2020
                                                                                          4
                                                                                          2020 — ...

                                                                                          Comedy
                                                                                          United States • Matt Barber

                                                                                            2018
                                                                                            5
                                                                                            2018

                                                                                            Western, Drama, Comedy, 2 hr 13 min
                                                                                            United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                              2017
                                                                                              6
                                                                                              2017

                                                                                              Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 45 min
                                                                                              United States, United Kingdom, China • George Clooney

                                                                                                2016
                                                                                                7
                                                                                                2016

                                                                                                Comedy, Drama, Mystery, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                United States, United Kingdom, Japan • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                  2015
                                                                                                  8
                                                                                                  2015

                                                                                                  Drama, History, Thriller, 2 hr 22 min
                                                                                                  United States, India, Germany • Steven Spielberg

                                                                                                    2014
                                                                                                    9
                                                                                                    2014

                                                                                                    Action, Biography, Drama, 2 hr 17 min
                                                                                                    United States, Japan • Angelina Jolie

                                                                                                      2012
                                                                                                      10
                                                                                                      2012

                                                                                                      Drama, Music, 1 hr 44 min
                                                                                                      United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                        11
                                                                                                        2012

                                                                                                        Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 29 min
                                                                                                        United States, United Kingdom • Michael Hoffman

                                                                                                          2011
                                                                                                          12
                                                                                                          2011

                                                                                                          Short, Comedy, Crime, 4 min
                                                                                                          United States • Ryan McKinney

                                                                                                            2010
                                                                                                            13
                                                                                                            2010

                                                                                                            Drama, Western, 1 hr 50 min
                                                                                                            United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                              2009
                                                                                                              14
                                                                                                              San qiang pai an jing qi, 2009 — (based on his screenplay for "Blood Simple")

                                                                                                              Comedy, Drama, 1 hr 35 min
                                                                                                              China, Hong Kong • Yimou Zhang

                                                                                                                15
                                                                                                                2009

                                                                                                                Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                  2008
                                                                                                                  16
                                                                                                                  2008

                                                                                                                  Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                                                                  United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                    2007
                                                                                                                    17
                                                                                                                    2007

                                                                                                                    Short, Comedy, 3 min
                                                                                                                    United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                      18
                                                                                                                      2007

                                                                                                                      Crime, Drama, Thriller, 2 hr 2 min
                                                                                                                      United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                        2006
                                                                                                                        19
                                                                                                                        Paris, je t’aime, 2006 — (segment) (segment "Tuileries")

                                                                                                                        Comedy, Drama, Romance, 2 hours
                                                                                                                        France, Germany, Liechtenstein • Olivier Assayas...

                                                                                                                          2004
                                                                                                                          20
                                                                                                                          2004

                                                                                                                          Comedy, Crime, Thriller, 1 hr 44 min
                                                                                                                          United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                            2003
                                                                                                                            21
                                                                                                                            2003

                                                                                                                            Comedy, Crime, Romance, 1 hr 40 min
                                                                                                                            United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                              2001
                                                                                                                              22
                                                                                                                              2001

                                                                                                                              Drama, Crime, 1 hr 56 min
                                                                                                                              United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                2000
                                                                                                                                23
                                                                                                                                2000

                                                                                                                                Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 43 min
                                                                                                                                United States, United Kingdom, France • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                  1998
                                                                                                                                  24
                                                                                                                                  1998

                                                                                                                                  Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                                                                                  United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                    1995
                                                                                                                                    25
                                                                                                                                    1995

                                                                                                                                    Thriller, Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 38 min
                                                                                                                                    United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                      1994
                                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                                      1994

                                                                                                                                      Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                                      United States, United Kingdom, Germany • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                        1991
                                                                                                                                        27
                                                                                                                                        1991

                                                                                                                                        Comedy, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                                                                                        United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                          1990
                                                                                                                                          28
                                                                                                                                          1990

                                                                                                                                          Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 55 min
                                                                                                                                          United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                            1987
                                                                                                                                            29
                                                                                                                                            1987

                                                                                                                                            Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 34 min
                                                                                                                                            United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                              1985
                                                                                                                                              30
                                                                                                                                              1985

                                                                                                                                              Comedy, Crime, Horror, 1 hr 19 min
                                                                                                                                              United States • Sam Raimi

                                                                                                                                                1983
                                                                                                                                                31
                                                                                                                                                1983

                                                                                                                                                Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                                                                                                United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                  1971
                                                                                                                                                  32
                                                                                                                                                  1971

                                                                                                                                                  Short, Comedy
                                                                                                                                                  United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                    1970
                                                                                                                                                    33
                                                                                                                                                    1970

                                                                                                                                                    Short, Action, Adventure
                                                                                                                                                    United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                      Editor — 16

                                                                                                                                                      2021
                                                                                                                                                      1
                                                                                                                                                      2021

                                                                                                                                                      Drama, Mystery, Thriller, 1 hr 45 min
                                                                                                                                                      United States • Joel Coen

                                                                                                                                                        2018
                                                                                                                                                        2
                                                                                                                                                        2018

                                                                                                                                                        Western, Drama, Comedy, 2 hr 13 min
                                                                                                                                                        United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                          2016
                                                                                                                                                          3
                                                                                                                                                          2016

                                                                                                                                                          Comedy, Drama, Mystery, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                                                          United States, United Kingdom, Japan • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                            2012
                                                                                                                                                            4
                                                                                                                                                            2012

                                                                                                                                                            Drama, Music, 1 hr 44 min
                                                                                                                                                            United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                              2010
                                                                                                                                                              5
                                                                                                                                                              2010

                                                                                                                                                              Drama, Western, 1 hr 50 min
                                                                                                                                                              United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                2009
                                                                                                                                                                6
                                                                                                                                                                2009

                                                                                                                                                                Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                                                                United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                  2008
                                                                                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                                                                                  2008

                                                                                                                                                                  Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                                                                                                                  United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                    2007
                                                                                                                                                                    8
                                                                                                                                                                    2007

                                                                                                                                                                    Crime, Drama, Thriller, 2 hr 2 min
                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                      2004
                                                                                                                                                                      9
                                                                                                                                                                      2004

                                                                                                                                                                      Comedy, Crime, Thriller, 1 hr 44 min
                                                                                                                                                                      United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                        2003
                                                                                                                                                                        10
                                                                                                                                                                        2003

                                                                                                                                                                        Comedy, Crime, Romance, 1 hr 40 min
                                                                                                                                                                        United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                          2001
                                                                                                                                                                          11
                                                                                                                                                                          2001

                                                                                                                                                                          Drama, Crime, 1 hr 56 min
                                                                                                                                                                          United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                            2000
                                                                                                                                                                            12
                                                                                                                                                                            2000

                                                                                                                                                                            Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 43 min
                                                                                                                                                                            United States, United Kingdom, France • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                              1998
                                                                                                                                                                              13
                                                                                                                                                                              1998

                                                                                                                                                                              Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                                                                                                                              United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                1995
                                                                                                                                                                                14
                                                                                                                                                                                1995

                                                                                                                                                                                Thriller, Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 38 min
                                                                                                                                                                                United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                  1991
                                                                                                                                                                                  15
                                                                                                                                                                                  1991

                                                                                                                                                                                  Comedy, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                                                                                                                                  United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                    1983
                                                                                                                                                                                    16
                                                                                                                                                                                    1983

                                                                                                                                                                                    Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                      Producer — 25

                                                                                                                                                                                      1

                                                                                                                                                                                      Comedy, 1 hour
                                                                                                                                                                                      United States

                                                                                                                                                                                        2021
                                                                                                                                                                                        2
                                                                                                                                                                                        2021 — (p.g.a.)

                                                                                                                                                                                        Drama, Mystery, Thriller, 1 hr 45 min
                                                                                                                                                                                        United States • Joel Coen

                                                                                                                                                                                          2018
                                                                                                                                                                                          3
                                                                                                                                                                                          2018

                                                                                                                                                                                          Western, Drama, Comedy, 2 hr 13 min
                                                                                                                                                                                          United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                            2016
                                                                                                                                                                                            4
                                                                                                                                                                                            2016

                                                                                                                                                                                            Comedy, Drama, Mystery, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                                                                                            United States, United Kingdom, Japan • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                              2014
                                                                                                                                                                                              5
                                                                                                                                                                                              2014 — 2024 — executive producer

                                                                                                                                                                                              Crime, Drama, Thriller, 53 min
                                                                                                                                                                                              United States • Noah Hawley...

                                                                                                                                                                                                2013
                                                                                                                                                                                                6
                                                                                                                                                                                                2013

                                                                                                                                                                                                Musical, Documentary, Music, 1 hr 41 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                United States • Christopher Wilcha

                                                                                                                                                                                                  2012
                                                                                                                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                                                                                                                  2012

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Drama, Music, 1 hr 44 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                  United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                    2010
                                                                                                                                                                                                    8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2010

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Drama, Western, 1 hr 50 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                      2009
                                                                                                                                                                                                      9
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                      United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                        2008
                                                                                                                                                                                                        10
                                                                                                                                                                                                        2008

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                        United States, United Kingdom, France • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                          2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                          11
                                                                                                                                                                                                          2007

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Crime, Drama, Thriller, 2 hr 2 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                          United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                            2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                            12
                                                                                                                                                                                                            2005 — executive producer

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Musical, Comedy, Romance, 1 hr 45 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                            United States • John Turturro

                                                                                                                                                                                                              2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                              13
                                                                                                                                                                                                              2004

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Comedy, Crime, Thriller, 1 hr 44 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                              United States • Ethan Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                2003 — executive producer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 32 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                United States, Germany • Terry Zwigoff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2003 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Comedy, Crime, Romance, 1 hr 40 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2001
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    16
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2001 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Drama, Crime, 1 hr 56 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2000 — executive producer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Documentary, Music, 1 hr 38 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      United States • Nick Doob...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        18
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        2000 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Comedy, Crime, Drama, 1 hr 43 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        United States, United Kingdom, France • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1998
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          19
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1998 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1995
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            20
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1995 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Thriller, Drama, Comedy, 1 hr 38 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1994
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              21
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1994 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, 1 hr 46 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              United States, United Kingdom, Germany • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                1991
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                1991 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Comedy, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 57 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                United States, United Kingdom • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1990
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  23
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1990 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 55 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1987
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    24
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1987 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Comedy, Crime, 1 hr 34 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1983
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1983 — uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Crime, Drama, Thriller, 1 hr 36 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      United States • Joel Coen...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Actor — 3

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1990
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        1990 — Oldsmobile Driver, uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, 1 hr 35 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        United States • Sam Raimi

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1985
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1985 — Drive-In Security

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Adventure, Comedy, 1 hr 43 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          United States • John Landis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1985 — Reporter at Execution, uncredited

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Comedy, Crime, Horror, 1 hr 19 min
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            United States • Sam Raimi

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Other — 46

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