A 1996 American crime film written, produced, edited, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen about Jerry Lundegaard; whose inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistence of a heavily pregnant Police Officer Marge Gunderson.

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What significance does Mike Yanagita have in Fargo?

In the Coen brothers' movie "Fargo" the detective Marge Gunderson gets called by and meets an old schoolmate, Mike Yanagita. He tells her that he is widowed and tries to make a move on her. Later ...