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20 Years of PULP FICTION: Prologue

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It was 20 years ago this month when Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie cost $8M to produce and would go on to gross over $200M worldwide. To further solidify the hit, at the 1995 Oscars Tarantino and his co-writer Roger Avary won for their screenplay

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FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES Has a Trailer

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Remember From Dusk Till Dawn?  A fairly fun and bizarre film written by Quentin Tarantino and directed by Robert Rodriguez?  Admittedly it’s been a while since I watched it but…nothing about it really screamed TV SERIES to me.  Although I suppose if they can make TV shows based on Twitter accounts…they can do anything. Robert

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Quentin Tarantino’s Next Film Will Be a Western

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Quentin Tarantino is sticking to the Western genre it seems, and there isn’t anything wrong with that.  During an interview on The Tonight Show, Tarantino said: “I haven’t told anyone this publicly, but I will say the genre: It’s a western,” but wouldn’t go into any more details other than to say, it wouldn’t be

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What I’ve Been Watching – Mostly Good Television!

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Well it’s been a long time since I have confessed to you all what I have been watching. It’s probably because what’s been on my TV lately has been a mixture of reality TV and losing sports teams. After giving it a little bit of thought, I came to the realization that I have been

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2013 Oscar Nominations Announced; Ben Affleck Snubbed for Best Director

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That’s really all I have to say about the nominations, Ben Affleck got snubbed.  Argo was one of the best movies of the year and he didn’t get nominated for directing (although it’s up for Best Picture).  Don’t take this year’s nominations seriously; Flight got a nomination for writing. The 85th Academy Awards will take

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The City of Films Show – Series 2 Episode 5: A Little QT

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The City of Films Show is a series of podcasts that you can listen to on the site or download to your computer. Hosted by Graham McMorrow, Ryan Heinrichs and Kevin Fraser; the show features entertainment news, movie reviews, and just random twaddle. Series 2 Episode 5: A Little QT December 19, 2012 [Audio clip:

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Final Trailer for DJANGO UNCHAINED Goes Out with A Bang

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Here is the final trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained, there isn’t a lot of new footage you haven’t seen from the previous trailers, but it’s still fun to watch.  I’ll be checking this movie out his holiday season if for no other reason than DiCaprio’s crazy performance. The movie also stars Jamie Foxx, Christoph

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Reel: THR’s Director Roundtable

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Quentin Tarantino Says DEATH PROOF Is the “Worst” Film He’s Ever Made; Watch Full Directors Roundtable Interview THR‘s roundtable interviews are always entertaining and this year’s director’s roundtable is one of the best.  It’s a one-hour conversation that involves Quentin Tarantino, Ben Affleck, Ang Lee, Tom Hooper, David O. Russell, and Gus Van Sant.  There

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New Trailer for DJANGO UNCHAINED, Who Said Slavery Can’t Be Fun?

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Here is a new trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s new film Django Unchained, it’s a bit more revealing than the past trailers as it sets up what’s going to happen at the beginning and middle of the movie.  The cast looks to have had a lot of fun in their respective roles, especially Leonardo DiCaprio who

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