The Coen brothers (Joel Coen & Ethan Coen) wrote this film's screenplay while writing the screenplay for No Country for Old Men (2007). They would usually alternate every other day for each script.
Costume designer Mary Zophres said that even cheap suits look good on Brad Pitt. Thus, for the scene where his character Chad wears a cheap suit, she had to tailor a suit with a purposefully bad and ill-fitting cut and a horrid-looking wool tie.
The Coen Brothers (Joel Coen & Ethan Coen) wrote the character Osborne Cox with John Malkovich in mind. Brad Pitt's character was also written with the actor in mind.
Tilda Swinton character's hairdo is modeled after Edna Krabappel's from The Simpsons (1989).
Burn After Reading 2008
12 Sep 2008 ● English ● 1 hr 36 mins
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