This is a quintessential 80s film, from a quintessential master of film.
Criminally underrated, To Live and Die in LA has some incredible acting, some amazing writing, and some of the best chase scenes ever put to screen. It also has a time capsule soundtrack, some beautifully non beautiful images and a couple of really interesting ideas crammed in there about death, art, sexuality and life in the city.
The script is a standout in the massively over populated genre…
Jackie Brown, Reservoir Dogs, Inglourious Basterds, Kill Bill, Pulp Fiction. Quentin Tarantino's filmography reads like a symphony of revenge, blood, sam jackson and laughs. His latest entry, also a two word title, is Django Unchained. And it may be his best movie yet.
Revenge has really taken a hold of QT's writing as of late. He seems to really get inspiration from these characters that are hell bent on hell sending. If you thought the protagonist in Kill Bill was…
I find it strange that this movie is so popular. I see 'bros' quoting it and they always have this next to Goodfellas and The Sopranos and Entourage in their collection of movies. I think a lot of people like it for the wrong reasons. They like the violence and the guns and DENIRO. But for me this is the quintessential art house film. It's ambiguous in it's meaning, it has no plot, it's main character has a lot of…