About

Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink White Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events involving nihilists, adult film producers, ferrets, errant toes, and large sums of money.

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Directed by

Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Written by

Ethan Coen (Writer)
Joel Coen (Writer)

Runtime

117 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

It’s good knowin’ he’s out there. The Dude. Takin’ ‘er easy for all us sinners.

Cast

Keywords

vietnam veteran los angeles kidnapping cult film heart attack cowboy lsd millionaire unemployed marijuana bowling dude ashes white russian carpet nihilism impregnation bowling team bowling ball weeds

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Lists

#168 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#223 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#43 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#359 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss