- Category: TV guide
27 Mar 2014
Ulysses Everett McGill escapes from a prison chain gang while still handcuffed to two fellow prisoners. McGill is on a mission to remarry his wife and invents a story about a buried treasure in order to keep his two hapless friends cooperating in the adventure. With nothing to lose, the three embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this hilarious offbeat road picture.
Populated with strange characters, including a blind prophet, sexy sirens, and a one-eyed Bible salesman, it is an odyssey filled with chases, close calls, near misses, and betrayal that will leave you laughing at every outrageous and surprising twist and turn. Directed by: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen. Starring: George Clooney, Holly Hunter, John Goodman. USA/2000.