These Coen Brothers Prints Are Pretty Awesome


Let's all stop what we're doing for a moment and give thanks that Chet Phillips, the creator of the "ChetArt" illustration blog, is a big fan of the Coen brothers and wanted to do something about that. (The internet, in unison: "Thanks, Chet.")

The reason why we as the entire internet are thanking Chet today is that he has created multiple Coen brothers-themed prints featuring a seminal Coen brothers character surrounded by memorable quotes from the film in which that character appears. Above we have The Dude from "The Big Lebowski," but there's also Eddie Dane from "Miller's Crossing," McDunnough from "Raising Arizona," and Marge Gunderson from "Fargo" (below). And they're all, frankly, superb.

So if you're about to go to college and want to impress the ladies (or fellas) with your understated love of intellectual cinema, but don't want to shove it in their faces, maybe invest in one of these prints. "Oh, the Coen brothers? Yeah, there's something about Miller's Crossing that's always spoken to me. Anyway my roommate won't be back for a couple hours, so..."