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O Brother, Where Art Thou?
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Produced by Tim Bevan
Eric Fellner
Ethan Coen
Joel Coen (uncredited)
Written by Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Starring George Clooney
John Turturro
Tim Blake Nelson
John Goodman
Holly Hunter
Charles Durning
Music by T-Bone Burnett
Cinematography Roger Deakins
Edited by Roderick Jaynes
Tricia Cooke
Working Title Films (The Weinstein Company)
Distributed by Paramount Pictures (Viacom)
Universal Pictures (The Walt Disney Company)
Release date
February 02, 2000
Running time
107 minutes
Country United States
United Kingdom
Language English
Budget $26 million[1]
Box office $71,868,327[2]

O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a 2000 American crime movie comedy adventure movie directed by Joel and Ethan Coen and starring George Clooney.[3] The movie is set in Mississippi in 1937[4] during the Great Depression, the movie's story is a comedy based on Homer’s Odyssey.


  1. "Box Office Data:O Brother Where Art Thou". The
  2. "O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2008-01-08.
  3. Lafrance, J.D. (2004-04-05). "The Coen Brothers FAQ". pp. p33–35. Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  4. Richard J. Gray, Owen Robinson. A companion to the literature and culture of the American south. Blackwell Publishing ltd. ISBN 9780631224044 .

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