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8,500 Ratings

Barton Fink

Directed by Joel CoenEthan Coen
United States, 1991
Comedy, Drama, Mystery


A satirical tale of a 1940s playwright who accepts an offer to write movie scripts in L.A. Struggling with writers block while staying at the eerie Hotel Earle, an incongruous series of events continues to distract him.

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Barton Fink
Directed by Joel CoenEthan Coen

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1991 | 3 wins including: Palme d'Or

Stockholm International Film Festival

1991 | Pure Cinema

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