Quentin Tarantino has rarely taken a wrong step since starting his career as an independent filmmaker reservoir Dogs About 30 years ago. Whether writing, acting, producing or directing, Quentin Tarantino Having been the recipient of numerous awards and soaring box office, with his last four films taking over $1 billion in the director’s chair, it’s safe to say that his place in Hollywood history is already secure. So as he has said that will be the last film he will direct, why is one of the industry’s all-time greats coming with a certain spirit?
In a new interview, Tarantino talks to Eric Kane and Brian Sauer on their Pure Cinema podcast and explains why he’s being careful choosing his final film. “Most directors have terrible past movies,” he said. “Usually his worst films are his last. That’s the case for most directors of the Golden Age, who made their last films in the late 60s and 70s, then for most New Hollywood directors who Made my last films in the late 80s and 90s.”
In truth, history tells a pretty depressing story when it comes to not only directors, but some of the greatest actors and last films of film series, all of whom have fallen prey to dangerous deadweights that are otherwise well-loved. Critically acclaimed list of do and success. Gene Hackman (welcome to mousesport), John Candy (Canadian bacon – which took the dubious respectability away from his much-quoted final role Wagon East! which actually came out a year ago) and Bob Hoskins (Snow White and the Huntsman) are only a few whose last roles have left a small stain on their careers.
While it could be argued that Tarantino is so finicky about his films, that he would need a truly wild swing to miss the mark on his final outing before going into self-imposed retirement, he does it in such a way. Let’s see as a real possibility that he simply considered not making another film. “So it’s rare to end your career on a really good film. To end it, like, a good film is kind of phenomenal,” he continued. “I mean, most directors’ previous films are lousy… Maybe I shouldn’t be making another film because I might actually be happy leaving the mic.”
I’m sure there are many people who would be disappointed if the director decided that was enough, who will see Once Upon a Time in Hollywood It became his last film. Despite some controversy over some of the characterizations, the nearly three-hour comedy drama, featuring an ensemble cast including Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie, received a solid 85% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, was screened at the Palme d’Or at Cannes. was nominated for. 10 Academy Awards and 5 Golden Globes, winning three of them, including Best Screenplay for Tarantino and Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy. There can certainly be worse movies to end a career.
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