tarantino fanboys always shriek that tarantino shouldn't be dissed for his lengthy, dialogue-heavy scenes but I disagree.
Ultimately, of course, Travolta was cast in the role after tarantino pushed hard for him.
Sean Penn and William Hurt were also considered, but tarantino wanted John Travolta, whose star had faded, for the part.
As far as a reunion with tarantino, who refers to Thurman as his “muse,” for Kill Bill Vol.
And Menke checked with tarantino before she committed to any outside project.
tarantino has come to associate his arch, knowing, ironic Hollywood horror show with reality itself.
tarantino still had his heart set on the Afro, but then Jackson stepped in.
Even Sandro Bondi, the Italian culture minister, heavy-handedly entered the fray by attacking tarantino's judgment as "elitist."
Weinstein is also convinced that Basterds has an edge because it's "an actor's film" and tarantino is an "actor's director."
tarantino would name his production company with Lawrence Bender, A Band Apart, after the film.