For years, director Quentin Tarantino has said he wants to retire from filmmaking after completing his 10th film, although it could be argued that Tarantino has already made 10 films if. Kill Bill Vol. 1: & Kill Bill Vol. 2: count as two movies. Regardless, The Hollywood Reporter reports that Tarantino has decided what his final project will be. He will lead The Movie Critic: from a script he has already finished.
THR reports The Movie Critic: It is said to be set in Los Angeles in the 70s, with a female lead. The report also suggests that Tarantino may base his lead character on Pauline Kail, a prominent film critic known for clashing with editors and filmmakers whose work she reviewed. Kael also briefly worked as a consultant for Paramount in the 70s.
There are no studios yet The Movie Critic:, nor did any actors sign. But THR suggests that Tarantino may be reaching out to Sony Pictures, the studio that handled his previous film. Once upon a time in Hollywood. Under the terms of that deal, Sony will return the rights Once upon a time in Hollywood Tarantino after a certain period of time.
Tarantino’s Hollywood journey began in 1992 when he made his theatrical directorial debut, Reservoir dogs. Two years later, his second film. Pulp Fiction:, was a cultural sensation with fans and critics alike. Tarantino also received praise Jackie Brown and: Kill Bill Vol. 1: & Vol. 2:. Proof of death, his solo film for Dimension Films, was Tarantino’s only film that was not well received. Fortunately, Tarantino bounced back with a string of hits including Inglorious bastards, Django Unchained, The Hateful Eightand: Once upon a time in Hollywood. That continued success is why Tarantino can write his ticket The Movie Critic:especially if it really is the end of his career.