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Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Jerome Tarantino was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, to Connie (McHugh), a nurse, and Tony Tarantino, an Italian-American actor and musician from New York. Quentin moved with his mother to Torrance, California, when he was four years old. In January of 1992, first-time writer-director Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs (1992) appeared at the Sundance... See full bio »
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 2015 The Hateful Eight (written by) (completed)
  Kill Bill: Vol. 3 (character The Bride - as Q) (announced)
  From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series (TV Series) (based on the film screenplay by - 11 episodes, 2014 - 2015) (screenplay "From Dusk till Dawn" - 9 episodes, 2014)
- Santa Sangre (2015) ... (based on the film screenplay by)
- There Will Be Blood (2015) ... (based on the film screenplay by)
- The Last Temptation of Richard Gecko (2015) ... (based on the film screenplay by)
- Bring Me the Head of Santanico Pandemonium (2015) ... (based on the film screenplay by)
- Bizarre Tales (2015) ... (based on the film screenplay by)
 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 by - 2 episodes)
- Grave Danger: Part 2 (2005) ... (story by)
- Grave Danger: Part 1 (2005) ... (story by)
 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)
 1983 Love Birds in Bondage (Short)
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Uncredited dialogue "punch-ups" in Crimson Tide (1995). See more »

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8 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 25 Interviews | 42 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 13 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Q | Kuenthin Taranthîno | Quentin Tarrantino


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If I wasn't a film-maker, I'd be a film critic. It's the only thing I'd be qualified to do. See more »


Often references numerous attributes of the works of Jean-Luc Godard, particularly in Pulp Fiction (1994). The disjointed structure of Pulp Fiction (1994) may itself be an homage to Godard's use of jump cuts in Breathless (1960) (Breathless), the film that launched the French New Wave of cinema. See more »


Makes references to cult movies and television See more »


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