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Quentin Tarantino


In January of 1992, Reservoir Dogs (1992) appeared at the Sundance Film Festival, by first-time writer-director Quentin Tarantino. The film garnered critical acclaim and the director became a legend immediately. Two years later, he followed up Dogs success with Pulp Fiction (1994) which premiered at the Cannes film festival, winning the coveted ... See full bio »
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Won 2 Oscars. Another 89 wins & 77 nominations. See more awards »

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  Kill Bill: Vol. 3 (character The Bride - as Q) / (written by) (announced)
  The Hateful Eight (screenplay) (announced)
  From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series (TV Series) (screenplay "From Dusk till Dawn" - 4 episodes, 2014) (based on the film screenplay by - 1 episode, 2014)
- Self-Contained (2014) ... (screenplay "From Dusk till Dawn")
- Let's Get Ramblin' (2014) ... (screenplay "From Dusk till Dawn")
- Mistress (2014) ... (screenplay "From Dusk till Dawn")
- Blood Runs Thick (2014) ... (based on the film screenplay by)
- Pilot (2014) ... (screenplay "From Dusk till Dawn")
 2012 Django Unchained (written by)
 2009 Inglourious Basterds (written by)
 2007 Death Proof (written by)
 2007 Grindhouse (written by - segment "Death Proof")
 2006 Reservoir Dogs (Video Game) (screenplay) / (story)
 2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- Grave Danger: Volume 2 (2005) ... (story)
- Grave Danger: Volume 1 (2005) ... (story)
 2004 Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (character The Bride - as Q) / (written by)
 2003 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (character The Bride - as Q) / (written by)
 1997 Jackie Brown (written for the screen by)
 1996 Curdled (Gecko Brothers news report)
 1996 From Dusk Till Dawn (screenplay)
 1995 Four Rooms (written by - segment "The Man From Hollywood")
 1994 Natural Born Killers (story)
 1994 Pulp Fiction (story) / (written by)
 1993 True Romance (written by)
 1992 Reservoir Dogs (background radio dialog) / (written by)
 1987 My Best Friend's Birthday (written by)
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Publicity Listings:

8 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 24 Interviews | 38 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 11 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Q | Kuenthin Taranthîno | Quentin Tarrantino

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

Here's my problem with this whole influence thing. Instead of critics reviewing my movies, now what they're really doing is trying to match wits with me. Every time they review my movies, it's like they want to play chess with the mastermind and show off every reference they can find, even when half of it is all of their own making. It feels like the critics are IMDB-ing everything I do. It just ... See more »

Trivia:

Was planning to direct an episode of The X-Files (1993) but refused to join the Director's Guild of America. The Guild refused his request for a waiver so that he could direct the show. See more »

Trademark:

He always has a Dutch element in his films: The opening tune, Little Green Bag, in Reservoir Dogs (1992) was performed by George Baker and written by Jan Gerbrand Visser and Benjamino Bouwens who are all Dutch. The character Freddy Newandyke, played by Tim Roth is a direct translation to a typical Dutch last name, Nieuwendijk. The code name of Tim Roth is Mr. Orange, the royal color of ... See more »

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QT

Star Sign:

Aries

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