Rotates its story through satire, comedy, suspense and violence, until it emerges as one of the best films I've ever seen. show more
The fans of their best work -- "Blood Simple, "Raising Arizona," "Barton Fink" -- now can add Fargo to the list, pushing the Coens to the first rank of contemporary American filmmakers. [8 March 1996, Friday, p.B] show more
A crime gem that is darkly funny even when it's chilling -- and certain to become a classic. show more
I can watch this movie over and over and believe it to be a true classic. William H. Macy's character is just a hoot as is Frances McDormand's. My first introduction to Steve Buscemi was very interesting and I've enjoyed seeing him in The Sopranos and other movies since.