Blood Simple (1985)

Blood Simple
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 35mins.
Genres Drama, Thriller, Noir
Keywords film noir
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Jun Mizumachi Sound Effects special sound effects 120868 14000006
Blake Leyh Sound Effects new sound effects(The Restoration) 120868 14000007
Fred Szymanski Sound Effects special sound effects 120868 14000005
Michael R Miller Sound Editor n/a 229 14000004
Mel Zelnike Rerecording re-recording mixer 120995 14000002
Skip Lievsay Sound Editor n/a 229 14000003
Lewis Goldstein Sound Effects new sound effects(The Restoration) 120868 14000008
Lee Orloff Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000009
Don Wiegmann Electrician n/a 450 15000004
John Shaw Electrician n/a 450 15000005
Joey Forsyte Gaffer n/a 268 15000003
Angelo Suasnovar Grip n/a 365 15000002
Skip Lievsay Sound Mixer mix update(The Restoration) 230 14000010
Tom Prophet Jr. Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Peter Kurland Boom Operator n/a 215 14000001
Chelle Coleman Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000004
Edith M Clark Casting (Austin--Texas) 179 10000003
Peter Golden Casting Associate n/a 160 10000004
Barry Moss Casting n/a 179 10000002
Julie Hughes Casting n/a 179 10000001
Kathy Baker Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000006
Dave Pearce Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000007
Phil DiMaggio Casting Associate n/a 160 10000005
David Diliberto Consultant restoration consultant(The Restoration) 120784 12000001
Paul R Smith Prosthetic Makeup special effects make-up & prosthetics 120936 13000002
Sara Medina-Pape Wardrobe wardrobe designer 120823 13000003
Jean A Black Makeup n/a 353 13000001
Lizanne Brazell Dialogue Coach n/a 538 12000003
Bradford L Hohle Consultant Dolby consultant(The Restoration) 120784 12000002
Richard Creasy Best Boy n/a 120885 15000006
H Harris Willcockson Auditor location auditor 120886 16000001
David J Frederick Other focus puller 120795 26000001
Don Kirk Other clapper/loader 120795 26000002
Tom Martin Production Assistant n/a 275 25000012
Shawn Malone Production Assistant n/a 275 25000011
John Woodward Production Assistant n/a 275 25000009
Richard Woolsey Production Assistant n/a 275 25000010
Julie Gant Other electric 120795 26000003
Blaine Penninton Other special skills 120795 26000004
Ron Seres Special Thanks n/a 120874 26000009
George Majesski Special Thanks n/a 120874 26000010
Ivan Bigley Special Thanks n/a 120874 26000008
Earl Miller Special Thanks n/a 120874 26000007
Skip Lievsay Other mix updation 120795 26000005
Hilary Ney Special Thanks n/a 120874 26000006
Adam Smith Production Assistant n/a 275 25000008
Darell Kreitz Production Assistant n/a 275 25000007
Beth Perry Graphics special graphics 120826 23000004
Marcos E Gonzalez Assistant Props property assistant 120904 24000001
Michael K O'Sullivan Mechanical Special Effects special effects mechanical 121086 23000003
Dan Perri Titles title designer 120825 23000002
Marty Mahoney Animal Trainer dog trainer 120962 20000001
Loren Bivens Special Effects Coordinator n/a 241 23000001
Shirley Belwood Property Master n/a 120805 24000002
Stephen Roll Assistant (to production designer) 120820 25000001
Melanie Hecht Production Assistant n/a 275 25000005
Webster Lewin Production Assistant n/a 275 25000006
Dave McGill Production Assistant n/a 275 25000004
Ingrid Weigand Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Van Brooks Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
Michael Peal Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000005
Jeff Adams Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000004
Joel Coen Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Deborah Reinisch Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Ethan Coen Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Mark Silverman Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Ethan Coen Producer n/a 3 3000001
Daniel F Bacaner Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Steve Love Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Shannon Wood Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Barry Sonnenfeld Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Dave Wander Photography photo retoucher 120835 6000002
Don Hartack Location Coordinator n/a 120877 5000007
Alma Kuttruff Production Coordinator production office coordinator 162 5000006
Edith M Clark Location Manager n/a 193 5000004
Andreas Laven Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000005
Joel Coen Director n/a 2 2000001
Reverend William Preston Robertson Actor Radio Evangelist 1 1000015
Deborah Neumann Actor Debra 1 1000006
Raquel Gavia Actor Landlady 1 1000007
Samm-Art Williams Actor Meurice 1 1000005
M. Emmet Walsh Actor Private Detective 1 1000004
Frances McDormand Actor Abby 1 1000002
Dan Hedaya Actor Julian Marty 1 1000003
Van Brooks Actor Man from Lubbock 1 1000008
Senor Marco Actor Mr Garcia 1 1000009
Shannon Sedwick Actor Stripper 1 1000013
Nancy Finger Actor Girl on Overlook 1 1000014
Bob McAdams Actor Strip Bar Senator 1 1000012
Loren Bivens Actor Strip Bar Exhorter 1 1000011
William Creamer Actor Old Cracker 1 1000010
Ethan Coen Editor n/a 172 7000001
Joel Coen Editor n/a 172 7000002
Frederick "Toots" Hibbert Song Performer ("Louie Louie") 120788 8000016
Toots and the Maytals Song Performer ("Louie Louie") 120788 8000017
The Four Tops Song Performer ("It's the Same Old Song") 120788 8000015
Camilo Namen Song ("El Sueno") 120859 8000014
Audrey Allison Song ("He'll Have to Go") 120859 8000012
Jim Roberge Song song arranger("He'll Have to Go") 120859 8000013
Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra Song Performer ("The Lady in Red") 120788 8000018
Joan Black Song Performer ("He'll Have to Go") 120788 8000019
Nancy Griffith Set Dresser n/a 197 9000002
Bob Sturtevant Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000003
Jane Musky Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Maria Luisa Buchino and Her Llameros Song Performer ("Anahi" "Rogaciano") 120788 8000021
Johnny Ventura and His Combo Song Performer ("El Sueno") 120788 8000020
Joe Allison Song ("He'll Have to Go") 120859 8000011
Allie Wrubel Song ("The Lady in Red") 120859 8000010
Carter Burwell Music n/a 120781 8000001
Murri Barber Music Coordinator music coordinator & production 206 8000002
Edna Ruth Paul Editorial Assistant n/a 120855 7000006
Victor Concepcion Negative Cutting negative cutter 120852 7000005
Don Wiegmann Editor n/a 172 7000003
Peggy Connolly Editor location editor 172 7000004
Todd Kasow Music Editor (The Restoration) 214 8000003
Murri Barber Song song producer("He'll Have to Go") 120859 8000004
Richard Berry Song ("Louie Louie") 120859 8000008
M Dixon Song ("The Lady in Red") 120859 8000009
Brian Holland Song ("It's the Same Old Song") 120859 8000007
Lamont Dozier Song ("It's the Same Old Song") 120859 8000006
Eddie Holland Song ("It's the Same Old Song") 120859 8000005
John Getz Actor Ray 1 1000001
Synopsis
A classic modern noir on Blu-ray, Joel and Ethan Coen's debut feature "Blood Simple" (1984) tells the story of the owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar who discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered. Dan Hedaya, Frances McDormand, John Getz and M. Emmett Walsh star in the low-budget masterpiece that is a must-see.