About

Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the violent pursuit of money and justice collide.

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Directed by

Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Written by

Joel Coen (Screenplay)
Ethan Coen (Screenplay)
Cormac McCarthy (Author)
Narges Takesh (Story Editor)

Runtime

122 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

There are no clean getaways.

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

#157 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

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

#21 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

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

Awards

Oscar for Best Motion Picture of the Year Joel Coen Ethan Coen Scott Rudin

Oscar for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Javier Bardem

Oscar for Best Achievement in Directing Joel Coen Ethan Coen

Oscar for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Joel Coen Ethan Coen