Coen Brothers Movies, Ranked

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    Fargo (1996)
    Marge Gunderson: So that was Mrs. Lundegaard on the floor in there. And I guess that was your accomplice in the wood chipper. And those three people in Brainerd. And for what? For a little bit of money. There's more to life than a little money, you know. Don'tcha know that? And here ya are, and it's a beautiful day. Well. I just don't understand it.
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    The Big Lebowski (1998)
    Walter Sobchak: Nihilists! Fuck me. I mean, say what you want about the tenets of National Socialism, Dude, at least it's an ethos.
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    No Country For Old Men (2007)
    Ellis: Whatcha got ain't nothin new. This country's hard on people, you can't stop what's coming, it ain't all waiting on you. That's vanity.
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    Raising Arizona (1987)
    Evelle: Mighty fine cereal flakes, Mrs. McDonough.
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    O Brother, Where Art Thou (2000)
    Ulysses Everett McGill: I'll tell you what I am - I'm the damn paterfamilias! You can't marry him!
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    True Grit (2010)
    Mattie Ross: You must pay for everything in this world, one way and another. There is nothing free except the grace of God.
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    Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
    Llewyn Davis: If it was never new, and it never gets old, then it's a folk song.
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    A Serious Man (2009)
    Larry Gopnik: The Uncertainty Principle. It proves we can't ever really know... what's going on. So it shouldn't bother you. Not being able to figure anything out. Although you will be responsible for this on the mid-term.
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    Blood Simple (1984)
    Ray: If you point a gun at someone, you'd better make sure you shoot him, and if you shoot him you'd better make sure he's dead, because if he isn't then he's gonna get up and try to kill you.
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    The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
    Ed Crane: Life has dealt me some bum cards. Or maybe I just haven't played 'em right, I don't know.
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    Miller's Crossing (1990)
    Tom Reagan: Nobody knows anybody. Not that well.
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    Barton Fink (1991)
    Charlie: Look upon me! I'll show you the life of the mind!
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    Burn After Reading (2008)
    CIA Superior: Report back to me when it makes sense.
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    The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
    Norville: You know, for kids.
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    The Ladykillers (2004)
    Professor G.H. Dorr: Madam, we must have waffles! We must all have waffles forthwith! We must all think, and we must all have waffles, and think each and every one of us to the very best of his ability...
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    Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
    Gus Petch: You want tact, call a tactician. You want an ass nailed, you come see Gus Petch.