What are some specific examples in the movie O Brother Where Art Thou that parallel the The Odyssey?
One strong parallel between The Odyssey and the movie O Brother Where Art Thou is the blind railroad man who tells the three runaways their future (they will see a...a cow on the roof of a cotton house). In the Odyssey, Odysseus meets Tireseus from the underworld, also a blind man who tells him his future.
In O Brother Where Art Thou, the three men (Pete, Delmar, and Everett) meet three women who get them drunk and take Pete back to prison for money. In The Odyssey, Odysseus runs into the three sirens, beautiful women who sing...
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