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Tarantino (ˌtærənˈtiːnəʊ Pronunciation for Tarantino

Definitions

noun

  1. Quentin. born 1963, US film director and screenwriter, noted for violent quirky dramas including Reservoir Dogs (1993), Pulp Fiction (1994), Jackie Brown (1998), the two parts of Kill Bill (2003, 2004), Inglourious Basterds (2009), and Django Unchained (2012)

Derived Forms

ˌTaranˌtinoˈesque adjective

Example Sentences Including 'Tarantino'

An amateur dramatics society performs a version of Quentin Tarantino 's Reservoir Dogs.
Ben Thompson SUNSHINE ON PUTTY: The Golden Age of British Comedy from The Big Night Out to The Office (2004)
For Quentin Tarantino 's first film in six years swaps the wordy, leisurely pace of Jackie Brown for a blood- soaked orgy of revenge.
Belfast Telegraph (2003)
Kill Bill made $22-million (U. S.) in its first weekend, Tarantino 's best opening to date.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Quentin Tarantino 's action flick Kill Bill is hitting theatres on the instalment plan.
Ottawa Sun (2003)
Tarantino , however, started tinkering with Kill Bill the moment it came out.
Spiked (2004)

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