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Tarantino cancels Almeria to start production on Inglorious Bastards

Tarantino cancels Almeria to start production on Inglorious Bastards

This weekend’s Rolling Roadshow “Leone Edition” in Almeria, Spain will be a pivotal event in the calendar of spaghetti western fans that can make it there, including myself and 4 other gringos from the Spaghetti Western...

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 web surfers,...

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 next flick,...

Class is in session!

Class is in session!

Quentin Tarantino talked about all his movie influences at Cannes’ 2008 Master Class. Directors such as Brian DePalma, Mario Bava, Howard Hawks, Sergio Leone, Martin Scorsese and Jean Luc Godard were some of his biggest influences...

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 Hollywood, Quentin...

The Rolling Roadshow Tour comes to Spain

The Rolling Roadshow Tour comes to Spain

“Every summer, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema takes to the road, departing from Austin, Texas on a whirlwind tour and hosting free 35mm screenings of famous movies in famous places. Known as The Rolling Roadshow Tour (click...

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 them, or...

True Romance: 15 years later

True Romance: 15 years later

It’s hard to believe its been 15 years since True Romance was released. I still remember seeing the commercials for it on TV and feeling that I just had to go see it. Before I knew...

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” or “best...

Grindhouse 6 DVD Limited Edition

Grindhouse 6 DVD Limited Edition

If you haven’t heard of the world’s only available version of Grindhouse on DVD, then it’s about time. For about 100 dollars or 60 Euros, it’s yours. Japan is once again first in getting one crazy-ass...

Quentin on Sundance jury

Quentin on Sundance jury

The Hollywood Reporter writes that Quentin Tarantino has been selected to be one of the jurors of the Sundance Film Festival. Tarantino’s career more or less started after he caused controversy with Reservoir Dogs, which premiered...

Death Proof (Todsicher) DVD Kritik

Death Proof (Todsicher) DVD Kritik

… Death Proof erzählt die Geschichte eines Psychokillers in zwei Episoden. In der ersten Hälfte lernen wir eine Gruppe junger Frauen kennen, die sich in Austin, Texas die Nacht um die Ohren schlaegt, um dann von...

Hell Ride is coming to Sundance

Hell Ride is coming to Sundance

I told you I was gonna have something Tarantino-ish for you before christmas, my friends. It comes in the form of biker boots, legendary actors, dusty highways and loud choppers. HELL RIDE , the long-rumored biker...

A Grindhouse christmas

A Grindhouse christmas

What’s better than a bunch of great flicks under the christmas tree? Your younger siblings are in bed, you had a christmas dinner, and then you pop a great DVD into the player and enjoy a...

Grindhouse wins 3 Spike TV Scream awards

Grindhouse wins 3 Spike TV Scream awards

Grindhouse won 3 SpikeTV Scream Awards this week, an awards show that showered Transformers with awards. The Awards were: – Most Memorable Mutilation (“Dismembered in Car Crash”) – Bes Directors (Quentin T. and Robert R.) –...

Grindhouse up for Scream awards

Grindhouse up for Scream awards

I do believe that Grindhouse will get its awards honors, no matter how. One chance for YOU to make sure Grindhouse gets a Spike TV Scream award (or several!) is to head over to their website...