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Tarantino on Revival Houses

Back in February 2010, Quentin Tarantino spoke about the New Beverly Cinema, the revival house he owns in Los Angeles.

It was during a panel at the Santa Barbara international film festival and, in an age of increasingly on demand home entertainment, was such a passionate defence of the theatrical experience that I had to make the following video of it.

For people in Los Angeles between Dec 9th and Dec 16th, Edgar Wright be screening various films as part of his latest season ‘Movies Edgar Has Never Seen’.

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> The Wright Stuff III: ‘Movies Edgar Has Never Seen’ at the New Beverly

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Kill Bill: Influences

A neat side-by-side comparison of the films that influenced Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill (2003-04).

Everything Is A Remix: KILL BILL from on Vimeo.

> Kill Bill at Wikipedia
> Rob G Wilson at Vimeo


Quentin Tarantino on Chungking Express

Quentin Tarantino extols the virtues of Wong Kar-wei‘s Chungking Express (1994) in this video.

He not only did it come out the same year as his own Pulp Fiction, but like that film it was also influenced by the French New Wave.

> Quentin Tarantino at Wikipedia
> Chungking Express at the IMDb

Amusing Interesting

Pulp Fiction Timeline

Every wanted to clarify the narrative strands of Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction?

Dehahs at DevianART has a handy infographic that ties them all together in chronological order:

Click on the image for the large version.

> Pulp Fiction at Wikipedia
> IMDb entry

Amusing TV

Tarantino Softbank Ad

This Japanese advert for Soft Bank mobile starring Quentin Tarantino is a little bizarre (read CNET’s full explanation).