Quentin Tarantino: Interviews, Revised and Updated

Quentin Tarantino Interviews Revised and Updated Here in his own colorful slangy words is the true American Dream saga of a self proclaimed film geek with five intense years working in a video store who became one of the most popular recogniza

  • Title: Quentin Tarantino: Interviews, Revised and Updated
  • Author: Gerald Peary
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 229
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Here, in his own colorful, slangy words, is the true American Dream saga of a self proclaimed film geek, with five intense years working in a video store, who became one of the most popular, recognizable, and imitated of all filmmakers His dazzling, movie informed work makes Quentin Tarantino s reputation, from his breakout film, Reservoir Dogs 1992 , through Kill BillHere, in his own colorful, slangy words, is the true American Dream saga of a self proclaimed film geek, with five intense years working in a video store, who became one of the most popular, recognizable, and imitated of all filmmakers His dazzling, movie informed work makes Quentin Tarantino s reputation, from his breakout film, Reservoir Dogs 1992 , through Kill Bill Vol 1 2003 and Kill Bill Vol 2 2004 , his enchanted homages to Asian action cinema, to his rousing tribute to guys on a mission World War II movie, Inglourious Basterds 2009 For those who prefer a mature, contemplative cinema, Tarantino provided the tender, very touching Jackie Brown 1997 A masterpiece Pulp Fiction 1994 A delightful mash of unabashed exploitation and felt social consciousness his latest opus, Django Unchained 2012.From the beginning, Tarantino b 1963 affable, open, and enthusiastic about sharing his adoration of movies has been a journalist s dream Quentin Tarantino Interviews, revised and updated with twelve new interviews, is a joy to read cover to cover because its subject has so much interesting and provocative to say about his own movies and about cinema in general, and also about his unusual life He is frank and revealing about growing up in Los Angeles with a single, half Cherokee mother, and dropping out of ninth grade to take acting classes Lost and confused, he still managed a gutsy ambition young Quentin decided he would be a filmmaker.Tarantino has conceded that Ordell Samuel L Jackson , the homicidal African American con man in Jackie Brown, is an autobiographical portrait If I hadn t wanted to make movies, I would have ended up as Ordell, Tarantino has explained I wouldn t have been a postman or worked at the phone company I would have gone to jail.

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    1. My favourite part was when Tarantino talked about how great Christoph Waltz is (bc me too buddy) Quality content right there.I’m currently having a Tarantino marathon, and I took a break from watching to read and get a better idea of the brain behind it all. Reading about his writing process was interesting, the interviews not really in-depth, but it’s still informative. I like how he says when it comes to his character’s dialogue, it’s his characters that’s doing all the work, as if t [...]

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