All the films from all the editions, including those subsequently removed, presently totalling 1167. An easy way of seeing how…
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Go for the kill.
An assassin is shot at the altar by her ruthless employer, Bill, and other members of their assassination circle. But "The Bride" lives to plot her vengeance. Setting out for some payback, she makes a death list and hunts down those who wronged her, saving Bill for last.
Quentin Tarantino is a true film fan; not cynical, not pretentious, just a fan who loves genre films, loves giving his audience a new way of seeing them and loves to have fun with each and every thing he does to make old things new again. Kill Bill Vol. 1 is just this: the fun, swashbuckling, energetic and completely and utterly awesome work of a fan who will do his best to make us fans by the end; and at this he more than succeeds.
Everything is strategic. The sharp writing of the story of The Bride on her road to retribution to those wronged her, is glimpsed at the beginning, but unfolded with each vital detail and flowing moment…
I have an odd relationship with the Kill Bill films because whilst I love volume one I find the second installment a self-indulgent bore, albeit with fleeting moments of brilliance. It is a real shame I so dislike volume two because as enjoyable as this film is it still feels very much what it is; the first half of an incomplete story.
Getting my grievances with the series as a whole out of the way it is impossible to ignore how much fun volume one truly is. Essentially a love letter to Asian exploitation cinema, it is an exuberant, and admittedly indulgent, explosion of film and genre references. Whilst it wears those references for all to see (Lady Snowblood being…
"Kill Bill" is definitely a fantastic revenge movie with ultra-cool action scenes and remarkable cinematography.
The fight scenes are so bloody, violence, stylish and really the highlight of this film. Uma thurman is so cool as the leader in her role of 'The Bride' and I can honestly say that she is perfect-match with Tarantino's movies.
Overall "Kill Bill" is one of the best revenge movies ever made with unforgettable fight scenes and amazing soundtrack.
“Well, a sure and steady hand did this. This ain’t no squirrelly amateur. This is the work of a salty dog. You can tell by the cleanliness of the carnage. Now a kill-crazy rampage though it may be, all the colors are kept within the lines. If you was a moron, you could almost admire it.”
The other day, as I was walking home from work, the sky began to darken. While checking my bag for an umbrella, I thought to myself, “Tut tut, it looks like rain.” (It was a kneejerk notion; it took some time before I tracked its origins to Winnie the Pooh.) That, in turn, led to Bambi’s “Little April Shower” running through my head, and…
Kill Bill is like a gourmet doublecheese burger: the perfect amount of ketchup accompanied by a delicious slice of cheese. Quentin Tarantino's fourth film follows the story of The Bride, who, four years after being shot in the head on the day of her own wedding, wakes from a coma and decides it's time to pay the bills. Having been betrayed by her former boss and by his deadly squad of assassins, this is a fight to the death that she did not start but is determined to finish.
One of Quentin's strongest features is the way he presents and develops his badass characters, and The Bride might be one of his best creations, but let's not forget the characters…
Confessing you’re not a fan of Tarantino’s work is never easy, but here is one of those lost souls. If you’ve seen one of his films you’ve seen all of them in my opinion (obviously leaving Pulp Fiction out of this discussion) and nothing inside of me seems to care one bit about the lacklustre endings that finalise every single one of his pictures: what’s the point of killing every character if it isn’t even a surprise anymore? Kill Bill: Vol. 1 might be a minor anomaly for its sheer B-movie feel during its insane fight-scenes that even I cannot deny were entertaining to some extent, but to care about ‘The Bride’ is not something that I see myself capable. Perhaps that is not the point of the movie, but sheer action has never really been my thing to begin with. In other words, sorry for clogging up your activity streams with this. Love, Dirk.
Cheesy action at its finest. This is QT's bloodiest film by far.
One of my favorite films ever. A bloody Tarantino action fest. It was fantastic to see this in original film.
Before watching this film, I notified one of my best friends, who considers Kill Bill: Vol. 1 to be one of her favorite movies, that I was seeing it for the first time. She said, "When you get to the sequence that looks a lot like an anime - there are a lot of those, but you'll know it when you see it - that's the scene that inspired me to pursue art."
And I can definitely see why. Kill Bill is a chain of artistic inspiration at 24 fps. In a career full of love letters to genre films, this may be Tarantino's biggest and unabashedly adoring love letter of all. I can't even think of a way to…
In one scene 'Kiddo' runs up a stair rail while sword fightin' with nearly 100 men. I think it feels a bit unrealistic... or was it meant ironic? Or was the whole movie meant ironic? Who the f+-* is Quentin Tarantino? Who am I? What time is it?
Until my final breath, I will never not be in awe of the sheer audacity and style that makes up Vol 1. The entire 'Showdown at House of Blue Leaves' chapter is the equivalent to a cinematic blood-soaked wet dream… It's true, Inglorious Basterds may be QT's "masterpiece", but Kill Bill is most definitely his love letter to the medium he lives and breathes.
Bang bang, my baby shot me down !
Virtual effect is perfect.
First movie marathoooooonn !
Cinemasktime 48^^ FİRST MOVİE MARATHOOONNN!!!
Genial, me ha gustado mas que la primera vez que la vi, destacable en casi todos los aspectos.
El vol. 1 y el 2 hay que considerarlas una sola película.
I work at a movie theater and patrons mess up movie titles all the time. Here are some of the…