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Has Quentin found his Shosanna?

Has Quentin found his Shosanna?

Word around the campfire for some time has been that Quentin Tarantino wanted somebody less famous and “fresh” for the role of Shosanna, the female lead in Inglorious Bastards. The character description calls for...

Sukiyaki Western Django review

Sukiyaki Western Django review

Note sure whether you need to go see Quentin Tarantino dressed up as an old man and having a fake accent? Cowboy samurais and slow-motion bullets, cool Japan pop Spaghetti Western music and hot...

Quentin Tarantino to attend RNC

Quentin Tarantino to attend RNC

Although we have not seen any papparazzi evidence of Quentin Tarantino attending last week’s Democratic National Convention (paps, you suck, where are you when we need you!?), he supposedly was there, and according to...

Til Schweiger is a real Bastard

Til Schweiger is a real Bastard

He’s in, he’s out, he’s in? THR reports (albeit with a story headline that makes zero sense) that Til Schweiger has been cast as one of the Inglorious Bastards (apparently they have Germans in...

UK gets new Reservoir Dogs DVD and BluRay

UK gets new Reservoir Dogs DVD and BluRay

The previously released American 15th anniversary DVD of Reservoir Dogs will get a second life in the UK this October. Lionsgate will release a Limited 2 Disc Collector’s Edition on DVD and BluRay on...

Variety casting news bring Inglorious confusion

Variety casting news bring Inglorious confusion

Just as we reported that Diane Kruger is in negotiations to co-star in Inglorious Bastards, Variety now reports she’s been cast (!?), and they also report that Christoph Waltz, a well-known German television actor...

Goodbye Lenin star on board Tarantino’s Bastards

Goodbye Lenin star on board Tarantino’s Bastards

Goodbye Lenin star Daniel Brühl was quoted in the German tabloid magazine Bunte (rough translation), that he was tremendously happy about the role and that he would have been very disappointed if he hadn’t...

Early Inglorious Bastards teaser poster leaked?

Early Inglorious Bastards teaser poster leaked?

Today, the internets have washed ashore something that I would very cautiously describe as a potentially real but early draft test print-out (can I say this anymore cautiously?) of an Inglorious Bastards teaser poster....

B.J. Novak a confirmed Basterd

B.J. Novak a confirmed Basterd

According to AICN, B.J. – and I still think that is a susceptible-to-cheap-jokes first name – Novak has signed the contract for co-starring as one of the Inglorious Bastards. We’ll keep you posted about...

German Grindhouse DVD available for pre-order

German Grindhouse DVD available for pre-order

That groovy 6-Disc edition of Grindhouse in Japan still bears a somewhat hefty price, so all you importers might want to consider  taking a look at the upcoming German 2-Disc Limited Collector’s Edition that...