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Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood (2019)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 26 July 2019 (USA)
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A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

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Quentin Tarantino
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Quentin Tarantino Delivers a 'Hollywood' Masterwork

Quentin Tarantino's newest film is a sprawling masterwork of nostalgia, violence, and movie references. Find out why Once Upon a Time in Hollywood has everyone talking.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Maya Hawke ... Flower Child
Sydney Sweeney
Margot Robbie ... Sharon Tate
Leonardo DiCaprio ... Rick Dalton
Brad Pitt ... Cliff Booth
Dakota Fanning ... Squeaky Fromme
Timothy Olyphant ... James Stacy
Margaret Qualley ... Pussycat
Al Pacino ... Marvin Schwarzs
Kurt Russell ... Randy
Luke Perry ... Wayne Maunder
Damon Herriman ... Charles Manson
Damian Lewis ... Steve McQueen
Austin Butler ... Tex
Emile Hirsch ... Jay Sebring
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Storyline

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood's golden age.

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The 9th Film from Quentin Tarantino.

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Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout, some strong graphic violence, drug use, and sexual references | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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UK | USA | China

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 July 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Untitled #9 See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$95,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Brad Pitt was reportedly in talks for an unspecified role in the film, which was rumoured to be a detective investigating the murders, and was eventually turned down by Pitt. Negotiations stopped for a couple months as it was assumed Pitt wasn't interested. Tarantino then tried to consider Tom Cruise for a role as many assume it was the same role (its not been confirmed) that Pitt declined but matters never materialized with Cruise. Tarantino then went back to Pitt months later for a role again but this time, the role was confirmed for being the stuntman character, Cliff Booth which Pitt would sign on to do. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer, before Bruce Lee and stunt double Cliff Booth rehearse a fight scene]
Bruce Lee: My hands are registered as lethal weapons. We get into a fight, I accidentally kill you... I go to jail.
Cliff Booth: Anybody accidentally kills anybody in a fight, they go to jail. It's called manslaughter.
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Connections

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Written by Mark Lindsay and Terry Melcher
Performed by Paul Revere & The Raiders
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Quentin did it again
13 July 2019 | by docasestevesSee all my reviews

I was blowned away when first watched in Cannes Festival, its a trully masterpiece. Very well done Tarantino, just loved it. You must watch it in theaters when released, you wont regret it


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