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 loses first round of script lawsuit with Gawker

Oscar winning screenwriter and director Quentin Tarantino says he is still working on the script for the Western. (CNN) -- A lawsuit filed by Academy Award winning screenwriter and celebrated director Quentin Tarantino against the Gawker website for linking to a script for a ...

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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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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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'Game of Thrones' Ultimate Geek Den Contest: Take the Black to Win!

And check out the winner from Week 3 of our Ultimate Geek Den contest below: Arya Stark would make a pretty awesome Quentin Tarantino heroine too, right? ...

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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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Jude Law may excel in Dom Hemingway, but the film leaves us wanting

Shepard, who wrote as well as directed, wishes fervently to be Quentin Tarantino, and while he can cast some snappy visuals and cut together a few nifty, dark vignettes, there's too much artless roundabouts in between. The moments of true revelation too, feel obligatory and insincere...

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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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Quentin Tarantino 'Hateful Eight' reading a hit; will movie follow?

Not long after an irate Quentin Tarantino let it be known in January that he wouldn't be making his planned ensemble western "The Hateful Eight" due to the script leaking online, the director began to hedge on that vow. The comments reinforced many observers' belief that he intended to ...

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Much to love in live reading of Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight'

Director Quentin Tarantino. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times / November 30, 2012) The world premiere of Quentin Tarantino's staged reading of his latest script, a post-Civil War western, "The Hateful Eight," is raw, ragged, raucous, riveting. And, as Tarantino promises when ...

'Captain America' still on top. NBC worried about 'Meet the Press.'

Inside the Los Angeles Times: Betsy Sharkey on director Quentin Tarantino's live reading of his script "The Hateful Eight. " Follow me on Twitter. I'll be here all week. @JBFlint...

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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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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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