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Jamie Foxx Once Tried To Talk Idris Elba Out Of Doing Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’

Once upon a time in Hollywood, it was rumored that actor Idris Elba was up for the role of Django in Quentin Tarantino’s then-in-development Django Unchained. As you’re already aware, this particular casting choice did not happen and the part instead went to Jamie Foxx. During an event at the Toronto International Film Festival, however, […]

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Quentin Tarantino Cut A ‘Brilliant’ Charles Manson Scene From ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’

Damon Herriman played cult leader Charles Manson in both Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Netflix’s Mindhunter, which is great, because I want nothing but the best for anyone who was on Justified (especially Dewey Crowe). Less great: how little screen time he had in the Quentin Tarantino film. His presence and “Family” loam […]

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Steal This National Whiskey Sour Day Recipe From ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’

Sony Pictures Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood takes place over three days in February and August of 1969. On the first of these days, Rick Dalton — TV cowboy, silver screen war hero, and aging actor played by Leonardo DiCaprio — sucks down a lot of whiskey sours. Spoilers warning, we guess, but ol’ […]

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Brad Pitt Knows The Answer To One Of The Biggest Mysteries In ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’

sony There are untold questions for which we may never have answers: Why is the sky blue? What happens after we die? Is there a god? Did Cliff Booth kill his wife? The latter has surely been on the minds of anyone who’s seen Quentin Tarantino’s hotly debated Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Cliff, […]

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Quentin Tarantino Apparently Cut A Lot Of Charles Manson Material From ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’

In a new interview with Entertainment Weekly, actor Damon Herriman opened up about the fact that he plays two different versions of the convicted murderer Charles Manson in two different titles. The first, of course, is Quentin Tarantino’s blockbuster nostalgia film Once Upon a Time In Hollywood, while the latter is the second season of […]

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Wrote A Scathing Critique Of Bruce Lee’s Portrayal In ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’

Getty Image Quentin Tarantino’s new film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood has taken the country by storm since its release earlier this summer. It’s one of the most audacious films of his career, and as with any Tarantino project, it’s been no stranger to controversy as some fans and critics have questioned the moral […]

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Bruce Lee’s Daughter Tells Quentin Tarantino To ‘Shut Up’ Over A ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Controversy

Sony Tired: Muhammad Ali vs. Bruce Lee.Wired: Quentin Tarantino vs Bruce Lee’s family. Shannon Lee, the daughter of the famed actor and martial artist, was not amused by how her father was depicted in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, saying, “He comes across as an arrogant asshole who was full of hot air… It […]

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Quentin Tarantino Is Thinking About Making a Horror Movie Now

Quentin Tarantino has always been good at elevating classic genres, from westerns to WWII epics to basically every genre ever in Kill Bill, but he’s apparently thinking about taking on a whole new genre experiment for his tenth and final film: horror. According to the Independent, Tarantino mentioned the plan last week during his Once […]

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Quentin Tarantino Believes His 10th And Final Film Will Be A ‘Show-Stopping Climax’

Getty Image Quentin Tarantino has long said that he will retire from filmmaking after 10 movies. Will he actually go through with it? Who knows (I stopped trusting anyone who claims they’re done when the Eagles made Hell freeze over), but in a recent interview with GQ Australia, the Oscar winner sounded serious about his […]

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‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Might Get An Extended Cut On Netflix

SONY Once Upon a Time in Hollywood might be inspiring endless arguments (and theories), but one thing everyone can agree on is this: It’s long. The ninth film from Quentin Tarantino is still about 20 minutes shorter than Avengers: Endgame, but it definitely eats up a chunk of your precious time. For those who gladly […]

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It’s Time To Reboot ‘Quantum Leap,’ And Quentin Tarantino Is Just The Person To Do It

NBC/Getty   Interest never ebbs when it comes to what Quentin Tarantino is going to do next. Even when we have fresh work to digest. Is he inching closer to retirement? Is Kill Bill 3 on the horizon? Will he put his mark on the Star Trek franchise? Will he go deeper into the world […]

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The Essential ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Travel Guide

Sony Pictures/Uproxx It’s almost impossible to watch Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood and not be charmed by the way Quentin Tarantino brings 1960s Los Angeles to life. As a person who grew up in LA, I know the busy, tangled arteries of Hollywood all too well, but Tarantino manages to make driving the through […]

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Quentin Tarantino Put Together A Huge Playlist Of His Favorite Songs From His Movies

Miramax One of the most exciting things about Quentin Tarantino setting his new film (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) is the 1960s is the soundtrack. No offense to Django Unchained and The Hateful Eight, which are perfectly good movies, but I can’t imagine ever being like, “Can someone play ‘La musica prima del massacro […]

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A Spoiler-Filled Discussion Of ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ And Its Various Controversies

Via wp-image-402063633 Now that Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is out (and doing pretty well for itself with the highest ever opening weekend for Tarantino) and you’ve clearly been warned in this headline, it’s time to discuss all those things about the movie we weren’t allowed to talk about in our two reviews of […]

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The ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Ending Is Being Compared To That Of Another Quentin Tarantino Film

SONY [Spoilers for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood will be found below.] Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is worth seeing twice. Not only because it’s good (although it is very good), but also because it plays very differently once you know the ending. In Quentin Tarantino’s alternate timeline, Sharon Tate isn’t murdered by […]

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‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Just Gave Tarantino His Biggest Opening Ever

We’re currently in the middle of the most abysmal summer movie season in recent memory. Just about every attempted blockbuster is a reboot, a sequel, or whatever you want to call that awful Men in Black spinoff, and most of them have flopped horribly. Even the movies that have succeed in the box office, like […]

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Weekend Box Office: ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Has Given Quentin Tarantino His Best Opening

Sony After the eighth biggest opening of all time last weekend, there was little doubt that Jon Favreau’s The Lion King remake would hold on to the top spot for a second weekend in a row. Even with a 60 percent drop, the film still earned $76.5 million, and after ten days, it’s already raked […]

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Early Fan Reactions To ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Are In, And People Are Singling Out The MVP

Sony Pictures (Warning: Enormous spoilers from Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, including hints about the film’s ending, will be found below. Seriously, only proceed if you’ve watched this movie!) Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood generated Thursday preview numbers that could lead to the biggest opening weekend of the auteur’s career. […]

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