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Title: Raising Arizona

Date: 1987
Type: Comedy / Drama
Rating: 3 Stars 3/5
Colour: Yes
Director: Joel Coen and Ethan Coen

Nicholas Cage and Holly Hunter are a mismatched couple who cannot have a baby so decide to kidnap one of a set of quintuplets, however various people get involved to upset their plans in different ways. The Coen brothers have produced a films that is both funny and intriguing in which the asides to the main plot are what makes the film entertaining. The scene where Nicholas Cage robs a shop for the nappies is one of the highlights as is John Goodman robbing a bank with a baby.


Nicholas CageNicholas Cage
Holly HunterHolly Hunter
John GoodmanJohn Goodman
Frances McDormandFrances McDormand


Raising Arizona