15 certificateA Serious Man is a Film programme that first aired in 2009 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

A Serious Man is a 4 star programme

Image for the Film programme "A Serious Man"

You may also like


A Serious Man (2009)

Directed by
Ethan Coen
Joel Coen

Dark comedy from the Coen brothers.

Jewish college professor Larry Gopnik lives a quiet suburban life with his wife and two teenage children in the American Midwest. But everything begins to unravel when his wife says she has decided to leave him.

Larry finds himself in a spiral of frustration and disaster, not helped by a student trying to bribe him, a racist neighbour to one side and the seductive Mrs Samsky to the other. The rabbi is always too busy to talk to Larry and his brother is locked permanently in Larry's bathroom.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2009

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA/UK/France

Filmed in Colour


Michael Stuhlbarg...Prof. Lawrence 'Larry' Gopnik
Image for Richard KindRichard Kind...Uncle Arthur
Fred Melamed...Sy Ableman
Sari Lennick...Judith Gopnik
Aaron Wolff...Danny Gopnik
Jessica McManus...Sarah Gopnik
Peter Breitmayer...Mr. Brandt
Brent Braunschweig...Mitch Brandt
David Kang...Clive Park
Benjy Portnoe...Danny's Reefer Buddy
Jack Swiler...Boy on Bus
Andrew S. Lentz...Cursing Boy on Bus
Jon Kaminski Jr....Mike Fagle
Ari Hoptman...Arlen Finkle
Alan Mandell...Rabbi Marshak