• Quentin Tarantino walked out of studio meeting after pitch to launch 'Hateful Eight' on iPhones
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    Quentin Tarantino walked out of studio meeting after pitch to launch 'Hateful Eight' on iPhones

    Quentin Tarantino is among the most ardent cinephiles working in Hollywood today.

  • Quentin Tarantino reveals his 'hands down' favourite movie of the last decade
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    Quentin Tarantino reveals his 'hands down' favourite movie of the last decade

    The director said his Oscar-winning favourite movie of the 2010s 'crushes all the competition'.

  • Quentin Tarantino got Pierce Brosnan drunk and tried to get a Bond movie made
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    Quentin Tarantino got Pierce Brosnan drunk and tried to get a Bond movie made

    Quentin Tarantino must have really loved Pierce Brosnan in GoldenEye.

  • Quentin Tarantino is spending his lockdown writing movie reviews
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    Quentin Tarantino is spending his lockdown writing movie reviews

    The director of movies including Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs and Once Upon A Time In Hollywood has taken to writing lengthy detailed movie reviews.

  • Oscars 2020: 'Parasite' wins Best Picture and Director in historic foreign language movie sweep
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    Oscars 2020: 'Parasite' wins Best Picture and Director in historic foreign language movie sweep

    Bong Joon-ho's bizarre South Korean movie is the first ever foreign language Best Picture winner.

  • Oscars 2020: Brad Pitt wins Best Supporting Actor for 'Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood'
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    Oscars 2020: Brad Pitt wins Best Supporting Actor for 'Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood'

    His performance as stuntman Cliff Booth won over Tom Hanks, Anthony Hopkins, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci.

  • Prince William applauds Brad Pitt's Harry gag during his BAFTAs 2020 acceptance speech
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    Prince William applauds Brad Pitt's Harry gag during his BAFTAs 2020 acceptance speech

    Brad Pitt won the award for Best Supporting Actor for 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'.

  • Inside the Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Brad Pitt wore a name badge, the Kobe Bryant tribute, and the plant-based menu
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    Inside the Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Brad Pitt wore a name badge, the Kobe Bryant tribute, and the plant-based menu

    Yahoo was on the scene at the 2020 Oscar Nominees Luncheon.

  • Under no circumstances does Brad Pitt want to make 'Ocean’s 14'
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    Under no circumstances does Brad Pitt want to make 'Ocean’s 14'

    Brad Pitt has a few very simple goals for right now. Being happy, staying healthy, and avoiding Ocean's 14.

  • Quentin Tarantino explains how 'The Golden Girls' helped 'Reservoir Dogs' get made
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    Quentin Tarantino explains how 'The Golden Girls' helped 'Reservoir Dogs' get made

    The weird connection also involved Tarantino's obsession with Elvis.

  • National Board of Review Names ‘The Irishman’ the Year’s Best Film
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    National Board of Review Names ‘The Irishman’ the Year’s Best Film

    The National Board of Review has named Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman” the best film of 2019. Scorsese and two of the film’s stars, Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, will also receive the organization’s inaugural Icon Award.The NBR’s Top 10 list consisted of “1917,” “Dolemite Is My Name,” “Ford v Ferrari,” “Jojo Rabbit,” “Knives Out,” “Marriage Story,” “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” “Richard Jewell,” “Uncut Gems” and “Waves.”Quentin Tarantino was named the year’s best director for “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” while Melina Matsoukas won the Best Directorial Debut award for “Queen & Slim.”Also Read: 'The Irishman' Re-Review: Does Martin Scorsese's Epic Feature Play Better on the Small Screen?Acting awards went to Adam Sandler for “Uncut Gems,” Renee Zellweger for “Judy,” Brad Pitt for “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” and Kathy Bates for “Richard Jewell.” That latter film’s star, Paul Walter Hauser, won the Breakthrough Performance award.“Parasite” was named the year’s best foreign-language film, “Maiden” the best documentary and “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” the best animated feature.Presumed Oscar contenders missing from the NBR list included “The Two Popes,” “Little Women,” “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” “Joker” and “The Farewell” (which did appear on the list of best independent films), while the list gave a boost to “Dolemite Is My Name,” “Knives Out,” “Richard Jewell” and particularly Adam Sandler and “Uncut Gems.”Also Read: 'Marriage Story' Dominates Gotham Awards 2019: The Complete Winners ListThe organization’s love affair with Scorsese extended to the point where it put “Rolling Thunder: A Bob Dylan Film by Martin Scorsese” on its list of the year’s best documentaries, even though the film is a largely fictionalized chronicle that uses the documentary form to bend the truth.Last year, the NBR had only four of the eight Oscar Best Picture nominees on its Top 10 list, missing “BlacKkKlansman,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “The Favourite” and “Vice.”But it did match the Academy on “Black Panther,” “Roma” and “A Star Is Born” – and its choice for the year’s best film, “Green Book,” went on to win the Oscar for Best Picture. It was the first time in a decade, since “Slumdog Millionaire” in 2008, that the NBR had chosen the eventual Best Picture winner.Also Read: 'The Irishman' Film Review: Martin Scorsese's Gangster Epic Is Melancholic and BittersweetOver the last 10 years, a little over half of the films on the NBR list have ended up with Best Picture nominations. But only one NBR winner in the last 18 years, 2014’s “A Most Violent Year,” failed to land an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.While the National Board of Review is often mistakenly considered a critics’ organization, the group is made up of, in its own words, “knowledgeable film enthusiasts and professionals, academics, young filmmakers and students” in the New York area. Much of its relatively high profile comes from the fact that it is one of the first groups to pick the year’s best films. (The more prestigious New York Film Critics Circle will make its own picks on Wednesday, as will the American Film Institute.)The NBR was established in 1909 by theater owners protesting the New York mayor’s attempt to block the exhibition of motion pictures in the city. It has been picking the best films since 1930.The winners will be recognized at the NBR Awards Gala on Jan. 8, 2020, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.The winners:Best Film: “The Irishman” Best Director: Quentin Tarantino, “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” Best Actor: Adam Sandler, “Uncut Gems” Best Actress: Renée Zellweger, “Judy” Best Supporting Actor: Brad Pitt, “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” Best Supporting Actress: Kathy Bates, “Richard Jewell” Best Original Screenplay: Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie, Ronald Bronstein, “Uncut Gems” Best Adapted Screenplay: Steven Zaillian, “The Irishman” Breakthrough Performance: Paul Walter Hauser, “Richard Jewell” Best Directorial Debut: Melina Matsoukas, “Queen & Slim” Best Animated Feature: “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” Best Foreign Language Film: “Parasite” Best Documentary: “Maiden” Best Ensemble: “Knives Out” Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography: Roger Deakins, “1917” NBR Icon Award: Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino NBR Freedom of Expression Award: “For Sama” NBR Freedom of Expression Award: “Just Mercy”Top 10 Films (in alphabetical order) “Dolemite is My Name” “Ford v Ferrari” “Jojo Rabbit” “Knives Out” “Marriage Story” “1917” “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” “Richard Jewell” “Uncut Gems” “Waves”Top 5 Foreign Language Films (in alphabetical order) “Atlantics” “Invisible Life” “Pain and Glory” “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” “Transit”Top 5 Documentaries (in alphabetical order) “American Factory” “Apollo 11” “The Black Godfather” “Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese” “Wrestle”Top 10 Independent Films (in alphabetical order) “The Farewell” “Give Me Liberty” “A Hidden Life” “Judy” “The Last Black Man in San Francisco” “Midsommar” “The Nightingale” “The Peanut Butter Falcon” “The Souvenir” “Wild Rose”Read original story National Board of Review Names ‘The Irishman’ the Year’s Best Film At TheWrap

  • 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood': Watch Leonardo DiCaprio ad lib about precocious co-star in deleted scene
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    'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood': Watch Leonardo DiCaprio ad lib about precocious co-star in deleted scene

    Watch Leonardo DiCaprio and Nicholas Hammond in a deleted scene from Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood."

  • Quentin Tarantino to hold live career Q&A in London: how to get tickets
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    Quentin Tarantino to hold live career Q&A in London: how to get tickets

    Quentin Tarantino will be making a rare public appearance in London to talk about his life and career .

  • Quentin Tarantino's favourite film of 2019 is a surprising choice
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    Quentin Tarantino's favourite film of 2019 is a surprising choice

    The director of 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' has found time to check out some of the other films released in 2019.

  • Quentin Tarantino fired 'Inglourious Basterds' extra for not knowing his character's backstory
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    Quentin Tarantino fired 'Inglourious Basterds' extra for not knowing his character's backstory

    Eli Roth recalled the incident for a documentary on Tarantino's work.

  • Quentin Tarantino says he won't recut 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood' for China
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    Quentin Tarantino says he won't recut 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood' for China

    Quentin Tarantino is refusing to recut his latest movie Once Upon A Time In Hollywood for China.

  • Michael Madsen has no regrets over turning down 'Pulp Fiction'
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    Michael Madsen has no regrets over turning down 'Pulp Fiction'

    Long before the McConaissance, Pulp Fiction provided John Travolta with one of the most memorable career comebacks of all time.

  • 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood' is now Quentin Tarantino's biggest UK box office movie
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    'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood' is now Quentin Tarantino's biggest UK box office movie

    The Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio double-header has proven to be pretty popular.

  • Are films getting too long nowadays?
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    Are films getting too long nowadays?

    Four years ago, a YouGov poll found that 55% of Britons said the ideal movie is under two hours long but since then, cinemas continue to be filled with films that push mark that mark.

  • Bruce Lee's former protégé speaks out over legend's treatment in Tarantino's new movie
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    Bruce Lee's former protégé speaks out over legend's treatment in Tarantino's new movie

    Bruce Lee's former protégé has weighed in over the depiction of the martial arts icon in Quentin Tarantino's new movie, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.

  • Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman have discussed the possibility of 'Kill Bill 3'
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    Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman have discussed the possibility of 'Kill Bill 3'

    Quentin Tarantino's two-part festival of swords and slaughter Kill Bill could potentially spawn a third movie, the director has said.

  • Luke Perry's son climbs up his late dad's billboard for 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'
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    Luke Perry's son climbs up his late dad's billboard for 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'

    Luke Perry's son Jack paid a special tribute to his dad yesterday, clambering up his character billboard for new Tarantino movie Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.

  • 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' crew urged to 'avoid making eye contact' with Leonardo DiCaprio
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    'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' crew urged to 'avoid making eye contact' with Leonardo DiCaprio

    DiCaprio reportedly had an 'air of mystery' surrounding him on the set of Quentin Tarantino's LA story.

  • Why Quentin Tarantino prefers 'Star Trek' to 'Star Wars'
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    Why Quentin Tarantino prefers 'Star Trek' to 'Star Wars'

    Quentin Tarantino has revealed the one reason why he prefers Star Trek over Star Wars.

  • Why Margot Robbie has no plans to ever watch any 'Star Wars' films
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    Why Margot Robbie has no plans to ever watch any 'Star Wars' films

    Margot Robbie has admitted that she has never seen a Star Wars film, while you'll be quite surprised at what Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt have missed, too.