• Coffee and Cigarettes (2004)

Coffee and Cigarettes

Release Date: May 14th, 2004

DVD Release Date: September 21st, 2004

R |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

This 11-vignette film focuses on the human interactions that happen while partaking in the everyday indulgence of coffee and cigarettes. Featuring well-known actors and other artists as themselves or some version thereof, the film highlights the nuances and subtle hostilities that can be a part of seemingly normal conversations. Bill Murray waits on the Wu-Tang Clan, Iggy Pop and Tom Waits get on each others' nerves and Jack and Meg White of the White Stripes discuss Nikola Tesla.

Cast: Roberto Benigni, Steven Wright, Joie Lee, Cinqué Lee, Steve Buscemi, Iggy Pop, Tom Waits, Vinny Vella

Director: Jim Jarmusch

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Asmik Ace Entertainment

Distributors: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Rivalry, Pursuit, Amusing, House, 2000s, Cheeky

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Very slight and, in the early going, slightly annoying, Coffee and Cigarettes is a long-borning Jarmusch project. show more

  • 88
    Glenn KennyPremiere

    By the end the movie has pretty much ceased taking itself at all seriously, devolving into a nonchalant giggliness of the stoned variety that's completely apropos. show more

  • 80
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    In Jarmusch's capable hands, the mundane has never been so delightful. show more

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