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Q | Kuenthin Taranthîno | Quentin Tarrantino
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There's my realer-than-real movies like Reservoir Dogs
(1992). And then there's my movie-movies. And Kill Bill: Vol. 1
(2003) is definitely one of those. It's the movies that Jules and Vince (from Pulp Fiction
(1994)) would go and see...I always thought of Kill Bill: Vol. 1
(2003) as my Apocalypse Now
(1979) and that House of Blue Leaves is my 'Ride of the Valkyries' helicopter sequences.
A vocal proponent of celluloid-over-digital filmmaking, Tarantino got his first experience with the latter technology by directing a segment of the film Sin City
(2005) with his friend Robert Rodriguez
. Rodriguez, who lauds the technology at every opportunity, made this his mission to convert Tarantino as well. At the end of shooting, Tarantino is reported to have said simply, "Mission ...
Often creates fictional brands of objects due to his dislike of product placement. The Red Apple cigarettes and Big Kahuna burger established in Pulp Fiction
(1994) are often referenced in his other films.