Author: Sebastian

Hell Ride hitting the road

Hell Ride hitting the road

What do Dennis Hopper, David Carradine, and Michael Madsen have in common? They are all three way too old to be in a biker movie. But they are, and that’s a big plus for...

Tarantino: Filmmaker on the Edge

Tarantino: Filmmaker on the Edge

Ever heard of the Provincetown International Film Festival? Well seems like it’s about time. The festival, which takes place regularly in or around Boston, is honoring Quentin Tarantino this year, as the Boston Globe...

Kill Bill finally on BluRay?

Kill Bill finally on BluRay?

Will the long postponed high definition release of Kill Bill happen this fall? Kill Bill, both Volume 1 and Volume 2 have been announced for HD media for quite some time. The question has...

Love or hate my movies, writes CNN

Love or hate my movies, writes CNN

Retrospective articles usually aren’t very insightful and bear no news, but CNN‘s Mairy Mackay goes at it and has published a nevertheless nice retrospective piece about Quentin Tarantino, which doesn’t either. The article draws...

Tarantino’s father makes a western

Tarantino’s father makes a western

Quentin Tarantino’s relationship with his father Tony Tarantino has been subject to tabloid coverage for a long time, and Quentin is not particularly keen on talking about this, and probably understandably so. While some...

Why all the fake blogs?

Why all the fake blogs?

One thing that has always bugged us, and me in particular, are fake news. Now some fake news is funny or satirical and not alltogether bad, but getting people’s hopes up, or confusign ill-informed...

Bastards shooting soon?

Bastards shooting soon?

Oh my what have we heard about Inglorious Bastards over the years. It’s three scripts, it’s one script, it’s a remake, it’s a TV show, it’s a mini series (my favorite theory), it’s his...

Quentin versus Broadway redux

Quentin versus Broadway redux

Many many years ago, Q took up a role in the broadway play Wait Until Dark, an adaptation of a novel of the same name. Critics ripped his performance to pieces. According to Dateline...

What’s going on these days

What’s going on these days

Dear fans and readers. The Quentin Tarantino Archives’ redesign went without major screw-ups, as you can see (please report any technical problems you have. there are a few things we need to fix, but...

Navajo Joe gets a DVD release

Navajo Joe gets a DVD release

Students of our Kill Bill movie references guide (which will be getting an overhaul pretty soon, we promise!) will know, that one of the pivotal influences on Tarantino’s filmmaking are Spaghetti Westerns. One of...

Did you know we blog?

Did you know we blog?

Actually this is a blog, too, but I want to keep this as much news-related as possible. But The Quentin Tarantino Archives has a real blog as well. One, that goes beyond and below...

Tarantino.info relaunches tomorrow

Tarantino.info relaunches tomorrow

While nobody was paying attention, and the world’s eyes were fixated on the tremendous success of The Spaghetti Western Database, the creators of this very website have been staying up all night and working...

Grindhouse wins five Golden Schmoes

Grindhouse wins five Golden Schmoes

The Golden Schmoes , the annual awards from the folks over at Joblo .com, are way more democratic than, say, The Academy “Awards”. What makes the Schmoes great, are categories such as “best TnA”...