Anne Thompson Covers Hateful Eight Live Read

Read the whole thing over at Thompson on Hollywood but this, I think, is the money shot: “Cut to black!” Tarantino said at the end of four chapters, which are packed with references from “Gone with the Wind” to “Rio Bravo.” “No more...
Posted On 20 Apr 2014

Live Reading of Tarantino’s Hateful Eight at LACMA April 24

Quentin Tarantino will introduce Los Angeles to his new screenplay, Hateful Eight, which was leaked online and a lawsuit with Gawker ensued. Now, he’s turning proceeds for the reading to Film Independent and LACMA. Press release: Film Independent, the nonprofit arts...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Jesse Williams rips Django Unchained to smithereens

I can’t recall the last time I ever read a more devastating shredding of a film than this dismantling written by Jesse Williams (mild-mannered actor, model, producer, star of Grey’s Anatomy by day; heroic blogger, teacher, Temple University grad, though-provoker, and...
Posted On 19 Feb 2013

Quentin Tarantino to Receive American Riviera Award at SBIFF

The American Riviera award was to be given to Leonardo DiCaprio but he has since had scheduling conflicts and won’t be able to attend. In his place, the awesome Quentin Tarantino who will be honored on Wednesday, January 30 at the Arlington. Awards Daily will be there to...
Posted On 23 Jan 2013

6 Auteurs: THR’s Director Roundtable

Ben Affleck, Ang Lee, Quentin Tarantino, Gus Van Sant,¬† Tom Hooper,¬†David O. Russell gather for the director’s edition of THR‘s roundtable series. Some choice quotes after the cut.
Posted On 29 Nov 2012