QUENTIN TARANTINO

  • Uma Thurman, Quentin Tarantino fuel romance rumours as they are caught kissing on a dinner date June 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Uma Thurman and director Quentin Tarantino have fuelled speculation of a romance after their were caught kissing on camera. Tarantino, 51, who has directed Thurman in 'Pulp Fiction' and 'Kill Bill', has been friends with the actress for a long time. They were caught kissing following a dinner date...
  • Is digital the 'death of cinema'? Digital versus celluloid debate grips the movie world June 13, 2014

    Paris: Director Quentin Tarantino lambasts digital filmmaking as nothing less than the "death of cinema as I know it". Converts hail it as a democratising force for good that is cheaper and faster than celluloid. A debate is raging in the film world about the merits of shooting movies on 35mm...
  • Are Uma Thurman and Quentin Tarantino dating each other? May 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman have reportedly taken their friendship to the next level after working together for many years. Thurman, who has been a friend and muse to Tarantino for many years, starred in director's films like 'Pulp Fiction' and 'Kill Bill'. Thurman and Tarantino came close during...
  • Quentin Tarantino wants to make 'Django Unchained' miniseries for TV May 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Director Quentin Tarantino reportedly wants to make a TV miniseries from the unseen footage from 'Django Unchained'. The director, who was in the Cannes recently to celebrate the 20th anniversary of 'Pulp Fiction'. The director told an audience that he would like to release a miniseries of his...
  • Quentin Tarantino sues Gawker over links to leaked movie script January 28, 2014

    Reuters: Oscarwinning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino filed a lawsuit against media outlet Gawker for copyright infringement in a U.S. district court in Los Angeles on Monday, after the website published links to download the script for his latest movie, entitled 'The Hateful Eight'. Gawker editor John Cook denied the publication had...
  • Quentin Tarantino scraps 'Hateful Eight' after script leak January 23, 2014

    London: Oscarwinning director Quentin Tarantino has decided to scrap his supposed next 'Hateful Eight' after its script got leaked. The 'Django Unchained' helmer said he has now decided to publish it as book instead of a movie, reported Contactmusic. "I'm very, very depressed, I finished a script, a first draft, and...
  • Quentin Tarantino to star in Roger Corman biopic September 22, 2013

    London: Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino is reportedly set to star in Roger Corman biopic 'The Man with the Kaleidoscope Eyes'. The 'Django Unchained' filmmaker is set to play the B movie icon in the upcoming Joe Dante project, reported Daily Telegraph. The 'Man with the Kaleidoscope Eyes' chronicles the making of...
  • Angelina Jolie wants a civilised wedding June 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie reportedly wants a civilised wedding. So, she is said to have struck the names of her beau Brad Pitt's heavydrinking friends off their wedding ceremony list. Jolie has given instructions for actors Jonah Hill, Quentin Tarantino and Philip Seymour Hoffman to be left off the list...
  • Tarantino preparing less bloody version of 'Django Unchained' April 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Django Unchained' will open in China with a slightly muted version of the film's original bloodshed, according to the film's mainland Chinese distributors. Zhang Miao, director of Sony Pictures' Chinese branch, said director Tarantino has "agreed on making slight adjustments to the film for different markets, and this adjustment...
  • I wanted the lead role in 'Django Unchained': Will Smith March 26, 2013

    Los Angeles: Superstar Will Smith, who was once tipped for Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained', said he had turned down the offer because it was not the lead role. The 44yearold also said that he passed on the part because of a scheduling conflict, said the Hollywood Reporter. "Django wasn't...
  • Tweet Review: Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Quentin Tarantino has delivered several cult films in the past. But critics and masses feel that Tarantino's latest 'Django Unchained' is by far the director's best. Set at a time when slavery dominated America, the story is of a slave (Jamie Foxx) whose freedom is bought by a former...
  • Friday Release 'Django Unchained': Is this Tarantino's best so far? March 21, 2013

    Maverick filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has delivered several cult films in the past. But critics and masses feel that Tarantino's latest 'Django Unchained' is by far the director's best. Set at a time when slavery dominated America, the story is of a slave (Jamie Foxx) whose freedom is bought by...
  • Separated At Birth: 'Kaante' vs 'Reservoir Dogs' March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: This time, we are featuring 'Reservoir Dogs' (1992) and 'Kaante' (2002) in our 'Separated At Birth' section. Though 'Kaante' was praised for its style but the idea was never original. 'Reservoir Dogs' brought Quentin Tarantino into the league of 'different' filmmakers while 'Kaante' did the same for Sanjay...
  • 'Life of Pi', 'Argo' encash on Oscars' glory at box office March 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: A week after grabbing the golden statuette at the Oscars, 'Life of Pi', 'Argo' and 'Silver Linings Playbook' are enjoying fresh audience interest before finishing their theatre run. Ang Lee's 'Life of Pi', which picked up four Oscars, was up by 43 per cent in its 15th weekend,...
  • Oscars 2013: The most memorable quotes February 25, 2013

    Following is a collection of memorable quotes from the show and backstage: Ang Lee, Winner, Best Director, 'Life Of Pi': "Thank you movie god," Lee said to a big laugh from the audience. "I really need to share this with all 3,000 - everybody who worked with me on 'Life of...
  • Quentin Tarantino is not bothered by social criticism December 26, 2012

    Los Angeles: Quentin Tarantino's latest offering 'Django Unchained', about the revenge of former slave, may have ruffled a few feathers for its depiction of extreme violence but the director says he likes to ignore such criticism. The Oscarwinning director, who is famous for his quirky, unconventional and violent films like 'Reservoir Dogs',...
  • Django Unchained: America's tormented past December 25, 2012

    Los Angeles: Twenty years after Quentin Tarantino unveiled his first film 'Reservoir Dogs,' the director has turned his eye to America's slavery history, spinning a bloodfilled retribution tale in his trademark style for 'Django Unchained.' Tarantino, 49, has become synonymous with violence and dark humor, taking on the Nazis in 'Inglourious...
  • 'Django Unchained' premiere cancelled after shooting December 18, 2012

    Los Angeles: The premiere for Quentin Tarantino's latest film 'Django Unchained,' a violent spaghetti Western slave revenge tale, was canceled on Monday in the wake of the school shooting in Connecticut last week, the film's studio said. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of the tragedy in Newtown,...
  • 'Lincoln' leads Golden Globe movie nominations December 14, 2012

    'Lincoln,' the tale of US President Abraham Lincoln's battle to end slavery, ruled at the Golden Globe nominations on Thursday, while a very different movie take on slavery 'Django Unchained' got a big boost in Hollywood's crowded awards season. Steven Spielberg's portrayal of one of America's most revered presidents...
  • Quentin Tarantino: There won't be 'Kill Bill 3' December 13, 2012

    London: Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino says there will probably not be a third instalment of the 'Kill Bill' franchise. The 49yearold filmmaker, who helmed, wrote and starred in the first two movies in the series in 2003 and 2004, had previously planned to produce a third instalment of the thriller franchise,...
  • Oscars: Adele, The Black Keys lead the song race December 13, 2012

    London: Singer Adele's 2012 Bond movie theme and songs by the Black Keys, Fiona Apple, Mumford & Sons and Norah Jones have been shortlisted for a Best Song Oscar nomination. The top acts join the likes of Arcade Fire, Liz Phair, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O, Rick Ross and...
  • Director Quentin Tarantino to retire at 60 December 1, 2012

    London: Director Quentin Tarantino, who has made films like 'Pulp Fiction' and 'Inglourious Basterds', says he wants to retire from the movie business once he turns 60. The 46yearold director said he would step away from filmmaking after 60 and leave himself time to start a family, reported The Times....
  • Quentin Tarantino hints at retirement after 10th film November 17, 2012

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has hinted that he is already planning to retire after his tenth movie. The 49yearold has directed cult films like 'Inglourious Basterds', 'Kill Bill', 'Pulp Fiction', 'Reservoir Dogs' and his eighth directorial effort, 'Django Unchained' is all set to hit theatres, Ace Showbiz reported quoting...
  • Django Unchained: Will Smith was the first choice November 16, 2012

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has no hard feelings towards Will Smith after the movie star walked away from his upcoming western 'Django Unchained'. Tarantino, 49, eventually cast Jamie Foxx as Django in the upcoming movie, but he says Smith was the initial frontrunner for the role and the two...
  • Django Unchained: Quentin Tarantino's film a trilogy? October 29, 2012

    Los Angeles: Director Quentin Tarantino has hinted that his upcoming film 'Django Unchained' is part of an unofficial trilogy. The Oscarwinning director has let out that the new film, revolving around the life of a slaveturnedbounty hunter, is the second in the trilogy which began with 'Inglourious Basterds'. Tarantino, who was named...
  • Watch: New trailer of Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' October 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington and Samuel L Jackson are in the star cast of Quentin Tarantinos film Django Unchained. The movie is expected to hit the screens in December 2012. ...
  • Kamal Haasan inspired director Quentin Tarantino July 17, 2012

    That Kamal Haasan has inspired many actors and filmmakers in Kollywood is an open secret. And now, top Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino admitted that he was inspired by the 'Ulaga Nayagan'. In an interaction with ace Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap, Tarantino said he had seen Kamal's yesteryear flick 'Aalavandhan' and was...
  • Is 'Gangs of Wasseypur' all set to be a global hit? June 17, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems that June 22 is the perfect date for 'Gangs of Wasseypur' to go public. The film has been receiving rave reviews in India and abroad, and thus the common audience is waiting for the film with eager hearts. The director Anurag Kashyap will be under tremendous...
  • Sneak Peek: 'Django Unchained' June 8, 2012

    Quentin Tarantino is back with his new film 'Django Unchained'. The movie follows the story of Django, a freed slave who under the tutelage of a German bounty hunter Ace Woody becomes a bounty hunter himself. ...
  • Watch: The trailer of 'Django Unchained' June 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The first trailer of Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained' is out. The film stars Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio, Christoph Waltz, and Samuel L Jackson in prominent roles. The film is scheduled to be released on December 25, 2012. Here is the trailer. ...