The Big Lebowski poster


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

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1998-03-06

Runtime 117 minutes

Budget $15m

Revenue $47m


TMDB 7.8


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ian shared a tip "Funniest ever"

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Kaylee shared a tip "In my house, this movie was seen as a right of passage. It was worth the wait! 🎳"

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Greg.Martinez shared a tip "Ferrets and whatnot"

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Lisamorris shared a tip "Cult classic, the dude abides!"

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gord_mcnaughton shared a tip "One of my favorites."

ginger_k shared a tip "The stoner classic 💨"

carrie_nygard shared a tip "Jeff Bridges is awesome"

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craig_young_2165 shared a tip "Many funny parts I can't pick one though.."

paige_hall_1187 shared a tip "The Dude is the best. Great movie."

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jimbodelnorte shared a tip "Dude."

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jason_morrison_7743 shared a tip "Cult classic."

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schambers shared a tip "Keep watching the Coen's films. They rarely miss."

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robert_burns_2803 shared a tip "Dude"

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caron_rodgers shared a tip "What can I say? The Dude!"

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afronza shared a tip "You’ll be drinking White Russians in no time!"

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ivan_segura shared a tip "Fun movie. The dude is so laid back"

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lesta_t shared a tip "An American cult classic"

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jill_hamilton_3593 shared a tip "Too many gems in this movie to name"

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chris_wright_9400 shared a tip "All time top 5"

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barred_spark shared a tip "I love it more every time I watch it. Hilarious!"

danielle_borsodi shared a tip "love the dude!"

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ana_christy shared a tip "It's just so cool!"

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wahsatch_outdoors shared a tip "Great cult classic. After you watch, please find some more obscure lines to quote."

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melia_cogan shared a tip "Campy excellence!! Surreal and absurd at its finest:)"

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ryan_hodges shared a tip "Hi"

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ryan_hodges shared a tip "Love you"

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tensegritytim shared a tip "The Dude abides, and so do I. 'Nuff said."

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dave_holicky shared a tip "Loved it!"

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suzanne_caplan shared a tip "A MUST SEE!! At least with My Peeps!!"

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chris_drury_7382 shared a tip "The Dude. I feel good just knowing he's out there, taking it easy for us sinners."

maggie_mcdonald shared a tip "Classic cult movie! Cast is hilarious! Makes me want to order a White Russian!"

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sc_jarnagin shared a tip "My "humanity sucks but the Dude abides" favorite. Watch this, you'll never regret it."

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marie_young_8339 shared a tip "Funniest movie of all time!!" 's profile image

a_k_countrygirlyaho shared a tip "I love this movie also, don't really have a favorite part"

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padin_duvall shared a tip "This is the ideal 'Cult Classic'! This movie, is wildly funny, wildly written, and very good!"

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kittens_bride shared a tip "Hilarious movie, love it"

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geoff_caddell shared a tip "The Dude abides"

jack_straw shared a tip "Top 10 movie of all time..."

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sudeep_gaddam shared a tip "Fun movie"

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fabiola_ortiz_alvarez shared a tip "I have to watch it again to remember!! It's been forever!!"

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jonathan_bosco shared a tip "David Thewlis as the giggling weirdo"

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m._craft shared a tip "One of the best movies from the Coen Brothers!"

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erich_iv shared a tip "An amazing comedy with some of the best one liners of it's decade"

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shelby_rose_6941 shared a tip "Such a good movie!"

m_abney shared a tip "It’s a cult classic. It’s weird, but very funny."

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crizz_the__3rd shared a tip "Favorite movie"

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GxdFall shared a tip "i strive to be like the dude"

robert_lundberg shared a tip "In a weird way, it is."

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benjamin_mes shared a tip "Great movie if you like Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi."

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shelly_simmons shared a tip "Who doesn’t love this movie?"

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heather_brannon shared a tip "Yes! This is one of my favorite all time movies."

mel_dee_2431 shared a tip "The carpet really pulled the room together. This movie is a fun/dark ride."

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colon_fueller shared a tip "One of my top ten favorite. Either you like it or you don't. No in between lol"

john_3047 shared a tip "Brilliant!!!"

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katina_wyder shared a tip "Jeff Bridges is incredible in this movie."

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raquel_peterson_5923 shared a tip "Love this movie, it's in my top 10 list."

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adam_tetreault shared a tip "I need to rewatch it, it’s worth it"

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mike_solis shared a tip "Man with a beverage."

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jay_splan shared a tip "When he flicks the joint out the rolled up window lol"

phil_mckinney shared a tip "Great Movie! Lot’s of Fun!"

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jason_dahl shared a tip "Coffee shop"

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james_de_biasi shared a tip "If I had to pick one, it's when the Dude runs into the Knutson's private investigator."

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daddy_phat_sacs_leal shared a tip "AWESOME"

marilyn_silverberg shared a tip "The dude"

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notkaren1676 shared a tip "Classic. ✌"

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ashton_hunt_5458 shared a tip "Favorite part would probably be when he is tripping! What about yourself?"

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benjamin_quinones shared a tip "Dude love ✌"

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justice_gains shared a tip "Great 👍"

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saila_reyes shared a tip "Endlessly quotable"

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bradtragick shared a tip "Not the rug man ... Dude. Classic #mustwatch"

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daniel_romero shared a tip "Ultimate Stoner Movie"

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michelle_burnett_2865 shared a tip "One of the best movies ever! So entertaining! Bridges is Brilliant,as always!"

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mariahrushton shared a tip "Didn't watch this at all. Lol must've clicked it by accident. So annoying."

daniel_bryant_3704 shared a tip "Silly fun"

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john_nichols_6719 shared a tip "Has got to be the toilet scene in the beginning"

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crystal_ward_7779 shared a tip "The dude abides :)"

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wabi_sabi_6380 shared a tip "One of the all time greats. If you haven't seen it, and you like smart, strange and subversive comedy, SEE IT"

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sandi_kaiser_824 shared a tip "A classic, while overlong and self-important kicks some stoner butt"

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nathan_markel_5835 shared a tip "One of the Coen Brothers most unique films."

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john_salanger shared a tip "One of the best, cult classic .. not for everyone but a favorite of mine."

tiffany_uprichard shared a tip "Nothing can top ‘The Dude’ but I enjoyed ‘O Brother Where art thou’ and the random quirkiness of ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ 😊"

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ashley_boudreau_9580 shared a tip "The big Lebowski is very entertaining"

amanita_morchella shared a tip "The scene where he flicks his roach into his closed window makes me laugh every time, but overall the whole movie is genius."

justin_johnson_7240 shared a tip "Its a great cult classic."

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phillip_brigham shared a tip "I have only heard about it"

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robert_black_1026 shared a tip "Its as funny as funny gets."

laura_peg shared a tip "I love Wes Anderson movies. Equally weird and charming. Rushmore in particular"

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renee_mattucci shared a tip "Funny. A classic!"

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kimberlygodda21 shared a tip "Definitely!!"

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lise_descoteaux shared a tip "This is a cult favorite! JeffBridges is at his best. This is a must see movie!"

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brittany_corbin_7350 shared a tip "All time favorite movie"

sandra_3796 shared a tip "No, not really, I don’t watch many films at all."

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joel_milan shared a tip "My favorite movie is Rush directed by Ron Howard. Great look at Nikki Lauda and James Hunts rivalry, and your favorite movie?"

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ethan_johnson_8252 shared a tip "Inglorious Bastards"

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scott_mandell shared a tip "All time classic."

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kim_steffler shared a tip "Crazy funny"

audramd shared a tip "Very funny! I recommend it!"

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sarah_straus shared a tip "Ooh of all time? The jurassic park series"

em_654 shared a tip "the rug really tied the room together, man"

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jon_sharpe shared a tip "Hard to go wrong with any scene where the rug is mentioned"

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tanner_mckinley shared a tip "8/10 it's not for everybody but if it clicks with you it's great"

debi_prince_7720 shared a tip "Love this."

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caroline_ducros shared a tip "I hope you like it!"

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lyddie_coup shared a tip "Honestly any time the dude speaks!"

colette_warde shared a tip "Good movie but definitely better if you watch it with someone who’s seen it a few times."

awesome_user_17418 shared a tip "Personal favorite that has had a cult following for 23 years. It’s about a dude who just wanted his rug back."

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wadoob shared a tip "Its super funny. One of my favorites."

peachie_pie shared a tip "Really really funny. Didn’t realize I was enjoying it until it was almost over though."

jonelle_prow shared a tip "Coen Brothers are pretty good about making comedies with some depth. This is my fave but there are others."

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robin_eaton_5164 shared a tip "🙌🙌"

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ross_feezer shared a tip "Kind of a cult classic"