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Japanese Basterds

Japanese Basterds

Inglourious Basterds has finally hit Japan, and it hit hard. Here are a few pictures from the premiere. Click here also for posters. The film premiered in the capital Tokyo with Quentin Tarantino, Melanie Laurent, Julie...

Basterds on DVD and BluRay – Tarantino at the Oscars

Basterds on DVD and BluRay – Tarantino at the Oscars

To make this really quick, Inglourious Basterds will hit BluRay and DVD (as stated a few times already) before christmas (and after christmas in some countries). We have started compiling a list of all BluRay releases...

Win the original Quentin Tarantino crew jacket!

Win the original Quentin Tarantino crew jacket!

Now is the time! To celebrate the visual relaunch of our Frontpage (please post your comments), and the impending relaunches of our Community and Archives (which will yet take a while), we are giving away TWO...

Variety goes Tarantino and Basterds jackets!

Variety goes Tarantino and Basterds jackets!

I was surprised to see not one, not two, but three Tarantino-related entries at Variety. The first is about classic Tarantino quotes, the second is a tiny one about how lots of projects that are being...

The Basterds are coming

The Basterds are coming

Basterds is still making money like crazy (Source: ABC) and it’s still keeping columnists busy (this one: click; still gets the name wrong and some other things, but it’s a good read). At the same time,...

Link Friday

Link Friday

It’s link friday! While I’m freezing my butt off here, people elsewhere may still be enjoying Inglourious Basterds in theaters, can that be true? Anyway, here are a few links that caught my eye recently, for...

The beat goes on

The beat goes on

Just when I tried to calm things down in me previous post, which some might’ve considered as some sort of a rant against those Kill Bill Vol3 stories, more “new Tarantino movie” rumors are popping up....

Inglourious Basterds to hit DVD and BluRay before Christmas

Inglourious Basterds to hit DVD and BluRay before Christmas

There has been considerable speculation already, as several industry bloggers have mused that as part of a wider oscar strategy and in order to take in the holiday business, Inglourious Basterds will come out on home...

About those Kill Bill Volume 3 stories this week

About those Kill Bill Volume 3 stories this week

You’ve probably read them. They’re everywhere. Headlines like “Get ready for Kill Bill Vol.3” or “Tarantino confirms Vol.3” etc. Why a I not running this story that way? Because it’s a non story. And I’ll tell...

Inglourious Basterds to hit TNT in 2012

Inglourious Basterds to hit TNT in 2012

Inglourious Basterds, remember that one? Yeah the movie that’s still making close to a million at the box office every day. Reportedly, the US free-tv rights just went to TNT (the pay-tv rights are with Showtime)...

Inglourious Basterds beat Pulp Fiction at the box office

Inglourious Basterds beat Pulp Fiction at the box office

I’m not sure how much Pulp Fiction has really made in terms of dollars, considering the years of TV runs, home video exploits and theatrical special screenings and so on and so forth, but Inglourious Basterds...

A Basterd’s work is never done

A Basterd’s work is never done

So we’re back with some Basterds news wrap-up business, because business is a-boomin’. It’s been a bit quiet lately, but we’ve got a whole bunch of links for you to make up for it. The making-of...

Inglourious Basterds keeps on scalping

Inglourious Basterds keeps on scalping

A second weekend in a row Inglourious Basterds kept on scalping. Especially on international box offices it did quite well. It entered at the top in many European markets and stayed there in others, raising it’s...

Those summer Basterds

Those summer Basterds

According to BoxOfficeMojo, Inglourious Basterds is officially “the highest-grossing opening ever for a movie released in the second half of August”, with close to $40 million domestically (including Canada). In a very interesting article in the...

Inglourious Box Office Basterds

Inglourious Box Office Basterds

Now that Inglourious Basterds successfully rocked the opening weekend (see my previous post here with lots of links and numbers) (see NYT), I’m curious how the movie will continue to do over the weeks ahead. It...

With Inglourious Basterds, Tarantino makes history fun

With Inglourious Basterds, Tarantino makes history fun

says Maryanne Bilbao in a quick review at AC. With the US opening day behind us, and Germany moving into the third evening, things are heating up for the Inglourious Basterds. Personally, I haven’t managed to...