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Joel, Ethan Coen Tapped to Head 68th Cannes Film Festival Jury in May

Joel and Ethan Coen, known for quirky cult films like “Raising Arizona,” and “The Big Lebowski,” will take over as co-president of the 68th Cannes Film Festival jury, which awards the prestigious Palme d’Or, or Golden Palm, among other awards. Last year’s Palme winner was “Winter Sleep,” a Turkish film that examined the wide class divide between rich and poor in Turkey. The year before that, French film “Blue is the Warmest Color,” won the award. The film was an intense examination of a lesbian relationship between and older and younger woman....

Do the Coen Brothers Really Have Anything to Say Anymore?

Joel and Ethan Coen take on a delicate piece of history with their look at the ’60s folk scene in their upcoming movie “Inside Llewyn Davis.” The first trailer provides a copious dish of angst and uncertainty, but how well it dissects the era remains to be seen. It stars Oscar Isaac as Llewyn Davis, Carey Mulligan as love interest Jean Berkey, Justin Timberlake as Jim Berkey and Garrett Hedlund, John Goodman and F. Murray Abraham....