The Man Who Knew Too Much

In this video essay for MUBI, Philip Brubaker analyzes Larry Gopnik, the protagonist of the Coen Brothers’ A Serious Man (2009), exploring the plight of an academic who’s lost faith in himself.

 

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Videos: 12


Character Studies


James "Jimmy" Stewart


Dramedies


Dramedies


Joel & Ethan Coen


A Serious Man