Watch clips from “The Big Lebowski” :
- Jeff Bridges (Links to an external site.) as Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski.
- David Huddleston (Links to an external site.) as Jeffrey “The Big” Lebowski; a millionaire philanthropist for whom “The Dude” is mistaken.
- Philip Seymour Hoffman (Links to an external site.) as Brandt; The Big Lebowski’s executive assistant
In 1991 Los Angeles (Links to an external site.), Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski, a middle-aged bachelor (Links to an external site.) with a penchant for cannabis (Links to an external site.) and bowling (Links to an external site.), is assaulted by two goons hired by pornographer Jackie Treehorn, demanding money owed by the wife of another Jeffrey Lebowski (the eponymous “Big Lebowski”). Realizing they have the wrong man; they leave after one of them urinates on the Dude’s rug.
The Dude seeks compensation from the other Lebowski, a wealthy philanthropist who refuses his request. Leaving Lebowskis mansion, the Dude takes a valuable rug.
Scenes in this clip:
- The Dude gets roughed up
- The Dude meets with The Big Lebowski
Submit your answers to these questions as a file (DOC) attachment below:
On a scale of 1-5, rate The Dude and The Big Lebowski on the following personality characteristics, then briefly explain why you chose that number:
Dependable, organized, reliable, ambitious, hardworking, persevering
Kind, cooperative, sympathetic, helpful, courteous, warm
Talkative, sociable, passionate, assertive, bold, dominant
Nervous, moody, emotional, insecure, jealous, unstable