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Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to be a snap and nobody's going to get hurt... until people start dyi

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1996-03-08

Runtime 98 minutes

Budget $7m

Revenue $61m


TMDB 7.9


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shemdani shared a tip "Classis! it’s a true strory... 🤯"

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krisperdew shared a tip "The Coen brothers best film."

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joshua_smith_3234 shared a tip "Season one was the best! The following seasons are just meh."

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MikeFrando shared a tip "The Cohen Brothers are one of my favorite directors. Some of the opening scenes were filmed on my grandparents farm."

carrie_nygard shared a tip "Dark humor lovers watch this"

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jason_morrison_7743 shared a tip "So you were with the little guy...."

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lee_barret shared a tip "Spoiler alert: Not A True Story [it states that it is & I was duped by this Fun Prank]"

judith_cayton shared a tip "Loved this movie"

cathy_reynolds_wink shared a tip "Frances McDormand was amazing"

jack_straw shared a tip "Another Coen classic..."

quincy_ebertowski shared a tip "Oh I live in Fargo"

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steven_hendrickson shared a tip "I have many friends from South Dakota & yes the accent is a bit exaggerated but absolutely hilarious"

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karen_jackson-willi shared a tip "Great acting and history lesson. I was impressed with Chris Rock’s dramatic performance."

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vic_gallagher shared a tip "I’ve watch this so many times 🤓"

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alison_morse shared a tip "it's a great movie! The TV was ok too"

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glen_smith_2532 shared a tip "Unique and Original!"

gloria_lowery shared a tip "These boys make good Movies. And this is one of them"

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nancy_alfred shared a tip "Excellent movie for a Saturday night at home"

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brennan_gilpatric shared a tip "Pure Coen greatness. The TV series is also spot on with the vibe of the movie"

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robyn_michaud shared a tip "The entire movie. Just a great story and the ending is the best"

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sergio_pellegrini shared a tip "A lot of corn brothers movie have this style, you almost cant go wrong"

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halley_powell shared a tip "So good, somehow suspenseful, thrilling, and hilarious at the same time. Don’t watch this if you are easily nauseated by gore."

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sarah_napoli shared a tip "I would also recommend the TV show!"

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christopher_sherman shared a tip "Fargo is classic Cohen brothers."

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deborah_harrison shared a tip "The Series was much better!"

m_k_7264 shared a tip "Very well written series"

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wifiyah_hakim shared a tip "Fargo T.V Series are bold. Always keeping you hyped. You will continue to watch!!"

johnny_rodriguez_9270 shared a tip "The wood chipper scene"

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gucchilife shared a tip "Didn't see that coming."

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tracey_mcgraw shared a tip "Definitely recommend to anyone"

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john_mcburney shared a tip "Good mix of human nature, funny parts, twists and turns, but it definitely reminds you it is a crime movie."

aimee_graham_2738 shared a tip "It is amazing. I haven’t really, no. No country for Old Men has the same kind of vibe in places but is much much darker."

grant_guimont shared a tip "Coens!"

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maude_blanchette_3154 shared a tip "The TV show Fargo is also great !"

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