Reservoir Dogs and pulp fiction exposed the absurdity of Hollywood violence, says Lee Siegel.
“My grandfather, Bruno Fischer, was a pulp fiction writer who supported the family doing it,” said Ernst.
After watching that scene, you could hardly call the use of heroin in pulp fiction romanticized or glamorous.
It's pulp fiction—smart pulp fiction, but pulp fiction all the same.
The scene between getaway cab driver Esmeralda Villalobos (Angela Jones) and Butch is one of the oddest in pulp fiction.
And here's the thing about pulp fiction: it doesn't really work unless it's page-turning stuff.
sensationalized, poor-quality writing
from its being printed on rough pulpy paper