Frances McDormand stars as Marge Gunderson, a pregnant police chief whose affable, folksy demeanor masks a whip-smart mind. When a pair of motorists are found slain not far from the corpse of a state trooper, Marge begins piecing together a case involving a pair of dopey would-be kidnappers, Carl (Steve Buscemi) and Gaear (Bergman stock player Peter Stormare). They've been hired by Jerry Lundegaard (William H. Macy), a car salesman under the thumb of his wealthy, overbearing boss and father-in-law hide, the desperate Jerry hires Carl and Gaear to kidnap his wife and hold her for ransom. But things go predictably wrong... -- Lewynn
A an indebted man hires hit men to kidnap his wife when it all goes wrong and he tries to fix the problems.