Jeffrey 'The Dude' Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink White Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events involving nihilists, adult film producers, ferrets, errant toes, and large sums of money.
- Genre: Comedy, Crime
- Studio: Gramercy Pictures, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Working Title Films
- Keyword: white russian, bowling, vietnam veteran, carpet, nihilism, heart attack, kidnapping, lsd, marijuana, los angeles, california, millionaire, cult film, cowboy, ashes, impregnation, bowling team, unemployed, bowling ball, neo-noir, weeds
- Cast: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Julianne Moore, David Huddleston, Philip Seymour Hoffman