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Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Alfred Hitchcock - Quentin Tarantino

Born As: Alfred Joseph Hitchcock
Born: August 13, 1899, Leytonstone, England
: April 28, 1980 from Liver Failure and Heart Problems
: St. Ignatius College, London; School of Engineering and Navigation
(mechanics, electricity, acoustics, navigation); University of London (art)

For more information go to  Hitchcock TV

Quentin Jerome Tarantino] (pronunciation: /ˌtærənˈtn/; born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and actor. He has received many industry awards, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA and the Palme d'Or and has been nominated for an Emmy and Grammy.
Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, Tarantino was an avid film fan. His career began in the late 1980s, when he wrote and directed My Best Friend's Birthday. Its screenplay would form the basis for True Romance. In the early 1990s, he began his career as an independent filmmaker with films employing nonlinear storylines and the aestheticization of violence. His films include Reservoir Dogs (1992), Pulp Fiction (1994), Jackie Brown (1997),Kill Bill (2003, 2004), Death Proof (2007), and Inglourious Bastards (2009).
His movies are generally characterized by stylistic influences from grindhousekung fu, and spaghetti western films. Tarantino also frequently collaborates with his friend and fellow filmmaker Robert Rodriguez.

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