Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and actor. He rose to fame in ... More »Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and actor. He rose to fame in the early 1990s as an independent filmmaker whose films used nonlinear storylines and aestheticization of violence. His films include Reservoir Dogs (1992), Pulp Fiction (1994), Jackie Brown (1997), Kill Bill (Vol. 1 2003, Vol. 2 2004) and Death Proof (2007). His films have earned him Academy, BAFTA and Palme d'Or Awards and he has been nominated for Emmy and Grammy Awards. In 2007, Total Film named him the 12th greatest director of all-time. [ Wikipedia ]

Quentin Tarantino's Shelved Script: Live Reading Of 'Hateful Eight' In LA

UPDATE, 4:47 PM: If you can’t wait for the live on-stage reading of Quentin Tarantino ’s The Hateful Eight later this month, your prayers are answered. Today, “due to unforeseen scheduling issues,” the world premiere of the now shelved script was moved up to April 10 from April 24. The ...

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Cannes film festival launches race for 2014 Palme d'Or

Held almost every year since 1946, the festival is famed as much for launching the careers of filmmakers such as Steven Soderbergh and Quentin Tarantino as for its glitzy red carpet photo calls, luxury yachts, star-studded parties and diamond heists. And behind the scenes film industry ...

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More Than Blockbuster Opening Results Define Captain America's Legacy

Consider Jackson: Emerged in mid-life as one of our greatest character actors after his pivotal performance in Quentin Tarantino’s evocative Pulp Fiction, influencing the craft for so many artists who followed with more than 100 films to his credit, some in cameo, some in starring roles...

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Quentin Tarantino Gets the Cabaret Treatment

Quentin Tarantino, the film director whose oeuvre inspired the spectacle, has no connection to the production but was in the audience on the show's second night, leaning into a booth with friends. He said afterward that he was embarrassed for the first few minutes of the show. By the ...

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'The Wolf of Wall Street' Honest Trailer Is Perfectly Excessive (VIDEO)

In Quentin Tarantino's revenge drama, DiCaprio is Calvin Candie, antebellum plantation owner, sadistic slavemaster, and captor of the hero's wife, Broomhilda (Kerry Washington). In this scenario, you'd expect the slave-turned-bounty hunter Django (Jamie Foxx) to be the one to kill ...

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Sightings: How Long Can Serendipity Last for TCM?

... moviegoers reflexively tuning out black-and-white films because they look old fashioned, how can a channel that specializes in the oeuvre of Gary Cooper, Katharine Hepburn and Jimmy Stewart hope to eventually replace its aging viewers with millennials for whom even Quentin Tarantino is old news? ...

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Five sequels that could reboot Christian Slater's career

A follow-up to 1993’s awesome, Quentin Tarantino-penned True Romance, this would catch up with Clarence (Slater) and Alabama (Patricia Arquette) in the present day. The lovebirds are still together, but must deal with their son (lets have him played by Percy Jackson’s Logan Lerman) ...

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'Oldest bar in Berlin' faces closure as rents rise

Bertolt Brecht and writers Alfred Döblin and Joseph Roth reportedly used the place as a second home; Quentin Tarantino drinks here when he is in town and gets to choose the music. Last year Bill Murray walked in, had a quiet beer in the corner, "and no one really cared", said Thorsten ...

Protesters in Brazil torch buses after Good Friday killing

arts + ents Samuel L Jackson and Michael Madsen have taken part in a reading of Quentin Tarantino’s axed follow-up to Django Unchained. news As the saying goes, you have to practice what you preach sport Hamilton captured his third straight Formula One race with ease on Sunday, leading ...

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... Dr. King Schultz (Christoph Waltz), a German bounty hunter, teams up with Django (Jamie Foxx, above right, with Mr. Waltz), a former slave turned gun for hire, to rescue his wife (Kerry Washington) from a plantation owner (Leonardo DiCaprio) in this action-adventure directed by Quentin Tarantino...

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Omar Dorsey: Talks Acting With Krystol Diggs

Quentin Tarantino wrote and directed the Oscar winning film. I must say Dorsey did a great job playing that character. “ Life is not comfortable sometimes, and you have to revisit what was done before us.” Dorsey states. Dorsey also played in the Blind Side a film that starred Sandra ...

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William Friedkin's 'Sorcerer' a blast from the 'New Hollywood' past

When no less of a pulp movie kingmaker than Quentin Tarantino declares a bloody suspense movie to be the "best film of the year," genre fans take notice. But while this Israeli thriller is an impressively nasty piece of work, a lot of it feels like shock-for-shock's-sake. When a ...

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Schoolmates Jeremy Saulnier and Macon Blair Make ‘Blue Ruin’

Already embraced by fanboys and critics on the film festival circuit, the movie evokes the bleak, deadpan humor of the Coen brothers and the stylish bloodshed of Quentin Tarantino, while delivering a pained vision of rural down-home Americana all its own. Over a Mexican dinner in ...

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Jerry Lewis Makes Funny Faces & Gets His Hands Dirty At Hollywood Ceremony

Director Quentin Tarantino [Unlink] honored the octogenarian saying, Not only is he a great comedian, he's one of the the true great,... FULL ARTICLE AT Datzhott ...

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