Burn After Reading

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A dark spy-comedy from Academy Award winners Joel and Ethan Coen. An ousted CIA official's (Academy Award nominee John Malkovich) memoir accidentally falls into the hands of two unwise gym employees intent on exploiting their find.
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A dark spy-comedy from Academy Award winners Joel and Ethan Coen. An ousted CIA official's (Academy Award nominee John Malkovich) memoir accidentally falls into the hands of two unwise gym employees intent on exploiting their find.

Original Release

09/05/2008

US Release

09/12/2008

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Cast

Brad Pitt Chad Feldheimer
Frances McDormand Linda Litzke
George Clooney Harry Pfarrer
John Malkovich Osborne Cox
Tilda Swinton Katie Cox
Richard Jenkins Ted
Elizabeth Marvel Sandy Pfarrer
J.K. Simmons CIA Superior (as JK Simmons)
David Rasche CIA Officer
Olek Krupa Krapotkin
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Writers

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Cast

Brad Pitt Chad Feldheimer
Frances McDormand Linda Litzke
George Clooney Harry Pfarrer
John Malkovich Osborne Cox
Tilda Swinton Katie Cox
Richard Jenkins Ted
Elizabeth Marvel Sandy Pfarrer
J.K. Simmons CIA Superior (as JK Simmons)
David Rasche CIA Officer
Olek Krupa Krapotkin
Michael Countryman Alan
Kevin Sussman Tuchman Marsh Man
J.R. Horne Divorce Lawyer (as JR Horne)
Hamilton Clancy Peck
Armand Schultz Olson
Dermot Mulroney Star of "Coming Up Daisy"
Pun Bandhu Party Guest
Karla Mosley Party Guest
Jeffrey DeMunn Cosmetic Surgeon
Richard Poe Stretching Gym Patron

Producers

Tim Bevan Executive Producer
Eric Fellner Executive Producer
Robert Graf Executive Producer
Ethan Coen Producer
Joel Coen Producer
David Diliberto Producer
Tim Bevan Producer

Editors

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

2009Golden GlobeBest Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
2009Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
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