Quentin Tarantino and Brad Pitt will likely be collaborating for the third time and remaining time on the director’s upcoming “remaining movie,” The Film Critic.
Affirmation of the duo’s reunion got here in a report printed by Deadline on Thursday, which revealed that Pitt has signed on to the movie. Which function he’ll be enjoying continues to be unknown, however final yr it was revealed that Tarantino was on the lookout for a “new main man” within the “35-year-old ballpark” for the main function, so it’s unlikely that Pitt will tackle that half.
To date, what we find out about The Film Critic is that it’ll happen in California in 1977, with a plot following a “a man who actually lived, however was by no means actually well-known, and he used to put in writing film opinions for a porno rag,” as Tarantino advised Deadline final yr. Inspiration for the venture stems from one of many director’s early jobs: loading porn magazines right into a merchandising machine.
Maybe a sign of the movie’ tone, Tarantino recalled, “the porno rag critic was very, very humorous. He was very impolite, you realize. He cursed. He used racial slurs. However his shit was actually humorous. He was as impolite as hell.”
Beforehand, the Pitt-Tarantino combo has been a profitable one. In 2009, Pitt starred in Inglourious Basterds, incomes him a SAG Award. Then, in 2019, he appeared as Leonardo DiCaprio’s charming stunt double in As soon as Upon a Time… in Hollywood, which earned him the Academy Award for Finest Supporting Actor.
In 2022, Pitt starred in Damien Chazelle’s movie Babylon, and final yr, he appeared on Lil Dicky’s sitcom, Dave.
As for Tarantino, he not too long ago visited an IDF navy base to “increase morale.” Remember to revisit our rating of his movies from worst to finest.