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Blood Simple

Jason Wood

Jason Wood is a writer, film programmer and filmmaker. He is Artistic Director of Film at HOME, Visiting Professor at MMU and Visiting Professor at University of Salford, UK, and the author of a number of books including The Faber Book of Mexican Cinema (2006), Nick Broomfield: Documenting Icons (2005), 100 Road Movies (BFI 2007) and Talking Movies: Contemporary World Directors in Interview (2006). He contributes to a range of publications including Sight & Sound, The Guardian, Vertigo and Little White Lies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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100 American Independent Films : BFI Screen Guides

British Film Institute, 2009

Book

...A contemporary noir with acute awareness of the origins of the genre, Blood Simple owes a specific debt to James M. Cain’s tales of duplicitous females and two-time male losers trapped in a net of betrayal, murder and double-cross. Opening...

The Kill-Off

Jason Wood

Jason Wood is a writer, film programmer and filmmaker. He is Artistic Director of Film at HOME, Visiting Professor at MMU and Visiting Professor at University of Salford, UK, and the author of a number of books including The Faber Book of Mexican Cinema (2006), Nick Broomfield: Documenting Icons (2005), 100 Road Movies (BFI 2007) and Talking Movies: Contemporary World Directors in Interview (2006). He contributes to a range of publications including Sight & Sound, The Guardian, Vertigo and Little White Lies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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100 American Independent Films : BFI Screen Guides

British Film Institute, 2009

Book

...The Kill-Off concerns the inhabitants of a grim, wintry East Coast resort who are at the mercy of the malicious and salacious town gossip, Luane Devore (Gross). It was adapted by Greenwald from pulp novelist Jim Thompson...

The Big Lebowski

J. M. Tyree

J.M. Tyree is non-fiction editor of New England Review and author of Vanishing Streets: Journeys in London (2016) and of the BFI Film Classic on Salesman (2012). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ben Walters

Ben Walters is a writer, producer, programmer and critic based in London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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British Film Institute, 2020

Focused Study

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...Ethan and Joel Coen's The Big Lebowski was released in 1998 to general bafflement. A decade on, it had become a cult classic and remains so over 20 years later, inspiring a thriving circuit of ‘Lebowski Fests’ during which costumed devotees...