Posts tagged "Quentin Tarantino"

Jennifer Lopez Sports Major Cleavage Alongside Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Kate Hudson and Many More for LACMA Art & Film Gala

Hollywood may be crawling with celebrities, but you barely ever see so many in one place as were in attendance for the annual LACMA Art & Film Gala Saturday night in Los Angeles.

By: Jason Marshall / November 2, 2014

Here are Quentin Tarantino’s Top 10 Films of the Year (So Far)

Quentin Tarantino. He’s really just like us. He watched a bunch of movies this year and lucky for us, he ranked them.

By: Peggy Truong / October 6, 2013

The Good, the Bad, the Awful: Your Guide to Dining at Celebrity-Owned Restaurants

Stars expanding their name recognition is nothing new in the world of celebrity.

If they’re not the silver screen or the small screen, they’re putting their good name behind clothes, perfume, books, coffee, nail polish, and even business schools.

So it only seems natural that the celeb entrepreneur is also turning…

By: Andrea Simpson / October 2, 2013

Blood, Carnage…And Birthday Cake?

Quentin Tarantino — the celebrated screenwriter, director and producer — is turning the big 5-0 this Wednesday.

With over two decades of filmmaking behind him, Tarantino continues to produce revolutionary movies that not only frighten moviegoers, but also intrigue them.  Though the violence in his hits have often generated piles of press attention, he…

By: Jamie Blynn / March 27, 2013

What Internet Gold Made Us Laugh This Week

Important things happened this week: Kanye West made a surprise announcemnt; Lindsay Lohan‘s probably headed off to rehab; and Harry Styles‘ man-parts had an unfortunate encounter with a stray shoe. But, aside from that last one, did any of it make you chuckle?

Celebuzz scoured the web to collect some of these funniest po…

By: Matt Russoniello / February 28, 2013

Oscar Predictions: Put Our Newsroom To The Test

In just a few short days, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will hold its annual Oscar ceremony, crowning the best and brightest Hollywood has to offer with gorgeous gold statuettes commemorating their greatest achievements – this year, anyway.

If you’re at all interested in industry politics, then you’ve no doubt…

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 22, 2013

‘Django Unchained': The Controversy Surrounding Quentin Tarantino’s New Film Explained in Five Clicks

It wouldn’t be a new Quentin Tarantino release without someone calling out the controversial director. And many objections have already been made against the filmmaker’s latest movie, Django Unchained, which opened Christmas Day.

As usual with Tarantino, reviewers and audiences seem to love the film, yet plenty of prominent critics and activists are u…

By: Gary Susman / December 28, 2012

‘Les Miserables’ vs. ‘Django Unchained': Box Office Battle (POLL)

It’s Oscar slummin’ time at the movies as Hollywood rolls out its primo slate of films, but despite a handful of new titles across the marquee, it’s all about the French Revolution and the Civil War South this weekend. The big-budget adaptation of Broadway’s favorite child, Les Miserables, is pitting its cannons and bayonets against…

By: Todd Gilchrist / December 27, 2012

‘Django Unchained’ Star Leonardo DiCaprio Struggled to Identify With His ‘Racist, Horrible Character’

For the first time in his career, Leonardo DiCaprio takes a turn to the dark side next week playing a brutal plantation owner in Django Unchained, Quentin Tarantino’s new revenge saga in which the oppressed finally turn the tables on their oppressors.

As if owning slaves isn’t bad enough, DiCaprio’s character, Calvin Candie’…

By: Rachel Levy / December 24, 2012

‘Django Unchained’s’ Jamie Foxx Talks About Racism, Horse Training and Working With Leonardo DiCaprio

In Quentin Tarantino’s new western Django Unchained, Jamie Foxx plays an ex-slave determined to free his wife from the the plantation of ruthless slave owner Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio).

For Foxx, the movie presented a number of firsts, including a wild ride on horseback, a vengeful slave and an onset accident that left…

By: Jordan Riefe / December 22, 2012

Quentin Tarantino Is ‘Ill-Informed’ for Defending His Violent Movies, Says Harvard Psychologist (EXCLUSIVE)

A prominent Harvard psychologist has denounced Django Unchained director Quentin Tarantino for defending violence in movies following the Newtown school massacre in Connecticut.

Tarantino, whose credits include movies like True Romance, Reservoir Dogs and Inglourious Basterds, claimed he was “tired” of defending his films each time there was an act of gun violence…

By: Celebuzz / December 19, 2012

‘Django Unchained’ Co-Star Sammi Rotibi Says Quentin Tarantino’s Latest Handles Slavery in a ‘Tasteful, Funny Way’ (VIDEO)

Throughout his career, Quentin Tarantino has often courted controversy – violence, language, and even the very subjects of his films have attracted criticism and debate. In Django Unchained, Tarantino tackles no less than America’s history of slavery with his first “Southern,” which one of the film’s co-stars, Sammi Rotibi, says addresses it in a remarkable,…

By: Todd Gilchrist / December 17, 2012

‘Django Unchained': What Do The Critics Think About Tarantino’s New Film?

Writer-director Quentin Tarantino follows up his Oscar-nominated Inglourious Basterds with another must-see movie angling for awards attention: Django Unchained.

Equal parts bloody and brilliant, Tarantino’s tenth film follows the titular slave (Jamie Foxx) as he teams up with dentist-cum-bounty hunter Christoph Waltz on a journey to free Django’s wife from villainous plantation owner,…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 14, 2012

Jamie Foxx Credits Former ‘Django Unchained’ Star Will Smith for His Acting Career: ‘He Told Michael Mann, I’ve Got to Have That Guy’

Jamie Foxx returns to the big screen this Christmas in Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained, in which he stars as the title character, a freed slave set on rescuing his wife from a bloodthirsty plantation owner (played by Leonardo DiCaprio).

Django is a plum role which Foxx is hoping will return him to Oscar…

By: Todd Gilchrist / December 11, 2012

‘Transformers 4′ Casting News; Angelina Jolie’s ‘Salt 2′ Gets a Screenwriter

Mark Wahlberg and Optimus Prime have found two new co-stars. Newcomers Brenton Thwaites and Nicola Peltz have landed lead roles in Michael Bay‘s Transformers 4. Pelts will play Wahlberg’s teenage daughter and Thwaites will play her biker boyfriend. Thwaites has a key role in Disney’s upcoming Maleficent, while Peltz will soon be seen in A&E’s Bates Motel. The all-new human cast will also…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 11, 2012

‘The Host’ Premieres New Pics; Kyle Chandler Nixes ‘Friday Night Lights’ Film; Tarantino Teases Next Project

The film adaptation of Twilight author Stephanie Meyer’s The Host arrives in theaters March 29, 2013. To tide fans over, Summit Entertainment released new images from the sci-fi drama starring Saoirse Ronan. Click here to check out the new pics! [Hollywood.com]…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 7, 2012

‘Expendables 2,’ ‘Tarantino XX’ and ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ Arrive on Home Video

With Thanksgiving threatening to obliterate any and all opportunities to watch movies in lieu of – gasp! – spending time with family and friends, the list of Blu-ray releases available this week is painfully small. But last week’s glut more than makes up for this one’s shortage, so we’re including a few high-profile titles that…

By: Todd Gilchrist / November 20, 2012
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