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'.

  1. Joel Coen

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ethan Coen


Top Billed Cast

  1. George Clooney

    George Clooney

    Ulysses Everett McGill

  2. John Turturro

    John Turturro

    Pete Hogwallop

  3. Tim Blake Nelson

    Tim Blake Nelson

    Delmar O'Donnell

  4. John Goodman

    John Goodman

    Daniel "Big Dan" Teague

  5. Holly Hunter

    Holly Hunter

    Penny Wharvey-McGill

Full Cast & Crew

O Brother, Where Art Thou?
O Brother, Where Art Thou?


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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 21, 2000
    PG-13, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget $26,000,000.00

Revenue $71,000,000.00

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