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Blood Simple. (1984)

R
99 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple.
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Ethan Coen (as Roderick Jaynes) | Joel Coen (as Roderick Jaynes) | Don Wiegmann
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$ 1,500,000
Opening Wknd
$ 42,971
Gross (USA)
$ 2,150,000
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Release date
Jan 18, 1985 (United States)

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Dan Hedaya
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M. Emmet Walsh
Private Detective Loren Visser Private Detective Loren Visser   See fewer
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Raquel Gavia
Landlady Landlady   See fewer
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Van Brooks
Man from Lubbock Man from Lubbock   See fewer
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Señor Marco
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William Creamer
Old Cracker Old Cracker   See fewer
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Loren Bivens
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Bob McAdams
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Shannon Sedwick
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Nancy Finger
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William Preston Robertson
Radio Evangelist (voice) (as Rev. William Preston Robertson) Radio Evangelist (voice) (as Rev. William Preston Robertson)   See fewer
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Holly Hunter
Helene Trend (voice) (uncredited) Helene Trend (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barry Sonnenfeld
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7.7 / 10 | 76,289 votes