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In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations. Based upon Homer's 'Odyssey'.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2000-08-30

Runtime 107 minutes

Budget $26m

Revenue $72m


TMDB 7.3


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ian shared a tip "One of my favorites. Like Lebowski it gets better with every viewing"

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shemdani shared a tip "O Brother"

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rhonda_jean_602 shared a tip "5 out of 5 stars"

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damien_scott shared a tip "That don’t make no sense!"

iva_earl shared a tip "One of the best movies ever!"

kj_ressler shared a tip "Adaptation of the novel "The Odyssey.""

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asaltysoul shared a tip "One of my favorites. Always rewatching!"

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masonosam shared a tip "A true American masterpiece."

elizabeth_stewart shared a tip "One of the Coen Brothers’ most amazing movies. And the music!!"

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rather_notsay_6247 shared a tip "Beautifully shot, well paced, hilarious, great soundtrack, great cast and performances. The works!"

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ross_sauby shared a tip ""Well, aint this a geological oddity. Two weeks from everywhere.""

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alexis_fiore shared a tip "Love this so much"

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Maery.Deweese shared a tip "The music is just too good."

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jax89 shared a tip "So beautifully directed"

holly_blackmore_551 shared a tip "Completely love this movie!"

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jamie_hmn shared a tip "This movie taught me that I like country music when it's in the form of bluegrass."

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coffee_chocolate shared a tip "A classic!"

courtney_chapman_1810 shared a tip "A retelling of the Odyssey in 1930s American South"

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grace_kennedy_8791 shared a tip "One of my favorites of all time!"

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cb_sullivan shared a tip "Loved it. The comedy, the way it’s filmed, and the music."

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ben_wagner_98 shared a tip "This is without a doubt, the worst film I’ve ever seen."

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jinny_marie_carey shared a tip "Hands down, my favorite movie of all time"

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megan_green_9650 shared a tip "#classic"

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jason_nuciola shared a tip "Some of the best music in a movie I have ever heard you must hear the Soggy Bottom Boys"

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jennaveve_phillips shared a tip "My absolute FAVOURITE movie"

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jodilu shared a tip "I laugh each time I see it"

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vikram_chalana shared a tip "An all-time favorite!"

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christie_shipley shared a tip "Good music, enjoyed the acting performances"

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velociraccoon shared a tip "Favorite movie of all time."

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brad_warkins shared a tip "Such a unique black comedy"

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evolved44 shared a tip "One of my favorites!"

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sonia_mesina shared a tip "If you havent watched this movie you seriously should. Best. Movie. Ever."

eitherphoenix shared a tip "Fun adaptation of the Odyssey with relevant contemporary social commentary (alongside the timeless lessons of the classics)."

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lanabadass shared a tip "Great movie and the soundtrack is amazing"

rylee_mueller shared a tip "Would watch this with my dad all the time hilarious"

geoff_milk1 shared a tip "One of the most underrated comedies ever"

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debra_b. shared a tip "Hilarious"

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kerstin_friel shared a tip "The music is awesome in this movie."

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jimmy_dean_6722 shared a tip "Good movie"

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jay_hodges shared a tip "One of the best comedy movies ever made. Loved the acting and the story line."

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marina_williams_4692 shared a tip "My favorite movie ❤️"

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brittany_chapman_5388 shared a tip "Classic"

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john_parrish shared a tip "Probably my favorite Cohen brothers movie! Hilarious and beautifully told with great acting from a star studded cast!"

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william_parsons shared a tip "Hilarious with great sound track"

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naryrokobs_1 shared a tip "Its also very funny. A lot of good humor"

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lani_altizer shared a tip "@megan_stone the part when they thought he turned into a frog. Or the woman singing"

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shirley_johnson_5616 shared a tip "Loved the music"

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sad_panda shared a tip "Makes my top 10 list of faves!!!"

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suzanne_shaw_159 shared a tip "Very funny"

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kelly_vanhooser shared a tip "A must watch movie!"

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Likens.Heather shared a tip "Heather"

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dennis_tegethoff shared a tip "Any Coen Bros. Film is worth multiple viewings. This one NEVER gets old. Revamped retelling of The Odyssey."

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erin_idzerda shared a tip "The first musical I think. You?"

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mallory_swick shared a tip "Its funny"

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rachel_van_tassel shared a tip "I haven't seen it in years! I just remember really liking it and laughing a lot. What are your favorites?"

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rebekah_faith shared a tip "Very good movie!!! I love the music, great classic!!"

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tawny_haskett shared a tip "It's hard to choose a favorite part but probably when the sirens come out singing But, I've got to say I love the whole movie."

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alice_ryan_8438 shared a tip "unique perspective into a time before, funny"

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josie_j shared a tip "It was really funny and good to watch a few times when you have nothing else to do haha. Good for a back up movie."

isabella_gauthier shared a tip "Such a great movie"

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shelly_daugherty shared a tip "Iconic!"

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emily_skipton shared a tip "Storybook like"

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brent_yoder shared a tip "Humor, odyssey"

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jill_spears shared a tip "I have seen it so many times that I can almost quote all the lines! It is a great movie!!♥️"

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shannon_hensley_5414 shared a tip "Its been a long time but I still remember liking it a lot."

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jamie_lunn shared a tip "I like it! It's super hilarious!"

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eric_parkett shared a tip "“I’m fixin’ to R-U-N-N-O-F-T!”"

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tamara_sewell shared a tip "George Cluney is absolutely hilarious in this movie. Not his usual role. Music is catchy"

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andrew_smith_35 shared a tip "I’m a dapper Dan man haha"

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lenora_barrett shared a tip "This is one of the best movies of all time. I love how it's presented as an epic tale and doesn't disappoint."

melissa_linardos_762 shared a tip "It is so rich with history and humor. I could watch it over and over!"

kiera_posteluk shared a tip "Symbolic with a killer soundtrack."

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autumn_dark shared a tip "It’s an amazing retelling of the odyssey through the deep southern gothic feel to it. Highly recommend!"

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mary_lynn_levine shared a tip "Great music!"

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joe_gibson_3036 shared a tip "Perfect story, amazing soundtrack"

marketta_stewart shared a tip "Loved the soundtrack....one of my favorite musicals!"

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jordan_438 shared a tip "It was a funny and musical adventure."

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