Philadelphia will forever go down in movie history. It was one of the first movies to hit the main stream media depicting a very moving picture of someone living with AIDS. Tom Hanks won his first Oscar for it.
"Fargo" in 1996 by Joel Coen (St Louis Park 1954) and Ethan Coen (St Louis Park 1957). American dark comedy-crime film. Frances McDormand is a pregnant police chief who investigates a series of homicides. The film won two Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay and Best Actress (McDormand), and was nominated for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, Best Cinematography and Best Film Editing.