Articles for tag: Criterion Collection, Reservoir Dogs, Sundance Institute

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5 Movies that Deserve a Criterion Collection Release

The Criterion Collection currently has 630 movies and counting released through its company. A number of those are now out-of-print, but there are also many more that are added each and every month. With many new additions coming, including beloved classics, modern day anomalies, cult favorites and foreign masterpieces, here is a look at five ...

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How to Write an Independent Film Script

Independent film, despite its gritty, frustrating, compromise-laden nature has always appealed to a certain stripe of writer. It’s the idea of pushing the boundaries of cinema. Writing free of studio ideals. Saying something important or new or just plain cool. The irony, of course, is that in every form of screenwriting, there’s always a box ...

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The IMDB Top 100 Films – #8 Pulp Fiction

Director Quentin Tarantino stormed onto the scene in the early 90s with a low budge, independent phenomenon in Reservoir Dogs. The film wasn’t a massive success, but it was recognized by critics and fans alike as something new and exciting and garnered the director enough fame to start work on his next project, one that ...

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Being Quentin Tarantino: From ‘Pulp Fiction’ to ‘Kill Bill’

Quentin Tarantino did not define the noir crime film, but he certainly has added to the history of it. With noir films like “Pulp Fiction,” “Jackie Brown,” and “Kill Bill,” Tarantino is widely considered one of the better American directors in recent memory. Often the blood splatters, the woman are scantily clad if dressed at ...