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Django Unchained: Quentin Tarantino’s Take on Spaghetti Westerns Shoots Down Slavery!

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We all know that Quentin Tarantino is an audacious filmmaker. If there’s a genre of filmmaking that he loves, he will produce his take on it at some point – and he really, really loves spaghetti westerns. For his version of a spaghetti western, though, he doesn’t just explode the conventions of the genre – he does for slavery what he did for World War II in Inglourious Basterds. The result is seriously bloody fun.

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Quentin Tarantino Retrospective – Just Seen It

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quentin Tarantino has created some of the most memorable stories and characters of the last 20 years. In honor of his new western, we do a retrospective and a preview review of Django Unchained.
Aaron, Salim and Guest Reviewer Aaron Neuwirth pick their favorite Quentin Tarantino movies and do a ‘preview review’ of Django Unchained.

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Eclipse Magazine presents the GeekScholars Movie News Podcast #066

 



Hit play above to listen to our hilarious episode, including our December 2012 Preview, where we predict the Rotten Tomatoes score for all the big movies coming out this month (Note: For November 2012, the GeekScholars were only off an average of +/- 3% per movie!). Hit the jump for more details on the show!  Continue reading

Eclipse Magazine presents GeekScholars 043 – Preview Reviews for Flight, Wreck-It Ralph, Django Unchained; Prometheus Reviewed

GeekScholars Movie NewsIt’s a trailer-tastic week on GeekScholars Movie News, as we kick off the show with three awesome preview reviews for some highly anticipated movies: Robert Zemeckis’ Flight, Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph, and Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained.

From there, the GeekScholars tackle Ridley Scott’s quasi-prequel to Alien, Prometheus, and you’ll be interested to hear their varied viewpoints and grades.

After that, the crew muses on this week’s quickies, including headlines regarding DC Comics’ Justice League, X-Men: First Class 2, Jersey Boys, and a possible next installment in the Jackass franchise.

Finally, as a special bonus, this week’s episode is graced by the presence of guest host, and honorary GeekScholar, Sam! Sam is the head writer of the popular movie blog, www.filmpositivism.com, so we encourage all of our listeners to head on over and check it out!

Tune in to the glory right here!

Enjoy!

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