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20 Reasons Quentin Tarantino Is A Badass Director

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1. He is the world's biggest film buff.

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2. He never forgets to reference some of his favorite films in his work.

The moment in Pulp Fiction when Marcellus Wallace pauses in the middle of the street to look at Butch in his car was paying homage to the same shot used in Psycho.
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The moment in Pulp Fiction when Marcellus Wallace pauses in the middle of the street to look at Butch in his car was paying homage to the same shot used in Psycho.

3. He knows how to write a damn good script.

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Quentin even revolutionized the way films are structured by not adhering to many of Hollywood's story conventions. Three act structure? Yawn. It's all about non-linear storytelling.

4. And he knows how to write strong female characters.

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5. His films are also character driven.

6. And filled with some of the best dialogue of all time.

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7. He works well with actors.

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Though the characters he creates always come first.

8. He loves to entertain.

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9. He creates amazing soundtracks around his films.

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Click here for the song used in the above scene from Pulp Fiction. Further proof of his brilliant taste in music.

10. He can easily defend his work.

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11. He can make any genre his own.

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12. He didn't go to film school to become a director.

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In fact Quentin even dropped out of high school and worked in a video rental store for sometime.

13. He is all about his filmography.

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Being picky about what projects to pursue can make a huge difference in the end.

14. You'll see the same actors pop up in his films.

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15. As well as the same awesome camera techniques.

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16. Don't forget about all those notorious shots of women's feet either.

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17. Los Angeles is a major player in his earlier films.

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18. His perfect cameos.

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Hitchcock would be jealous.

19. The constant theme of revenge seen in his films.

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20. He is not afraid to take risks.

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It's safe to say that Quentin Tarantino is a cool cat. We're eager to see what kind of magic he'll bring us with his upcoming project The Hateful Eight.

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*Sips soda, chomps down on Big Kahuna Burger*

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