Song of the Day #4,555: ‘Dead Flowers’ – Townes Van Zandt

Continuing my countdown of every Coen Brothers movie…

#4. The Big Lebowski (1998)
(up one spot from previous ranking)

The Big Lebowski opened in 1998 to mixed critical reviews and mediocre box office returns. Following the Coens’ Oscar-winning Fargo, it was viewed by many as an uneven, infantile misstep.

Today, it is arguably the duo’s most beloved film, with devotees attending annual Lebowski Fests both in America and abroad.

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