The Man Who Wasn't There

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A tale of passion, crime and punishment set in the summer of 1949. Ed Crane, a barber in a small California town, is dissatisfied with his life, but his wife Doris' infidelity presents him with a chance to change it.

  1. Joel Coen

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ethan Coen


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  1. Billy Bob Thornton

    Billy Bob Thornton

    Ed Crane

  2. Frances McDormand

    Frances McDormand

    Doris Crane

  3. Michael Badalucco

    Michael Badalucco


  4. James Gandolfini

    James Gandolfini

    Big Dave Brewster

  5. Scarlett Johansson

    Scarlett Johansson

    Birdy Abundas

  6. Jon Polito

    Jon Polito

    Creighton Tolliver

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • May 13, 2001
    R, Theatrical



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