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Comedies are probably more subjective then other genres. What's funny to one, is offensive to another. What causes fits of laughter from one individual, induces eye-roles from his friend. That said, anyone who doesn't think Raising Arizona is one of the greatest comedies ever made probably didn't get enough hugs growing up.
It was Joel and Ethan Coen's sophomore outing and already they were purposely diversifying their filmography. Their first film, Blood Simple, was a great little neo-noir thriller filled with gritty characters and an even grittier plot. The obvious followup to that is an off the wall comedy with zany characters and an even zanier…