Is Quentin Tarantino a Rip-Off Artist?!

“Born in Tennessee in 1963, Quentin Tarantino moved to California at age 4. His love of movies led to a job in a video store, during which time he wrote the scripts for True Romance and Natural Born Killers. Tarantino’s directorial debut came with 1992’s Reservoir Dogs, but he received widespread critical and commercial acclaim with Pulp Fiction (1994), for which he won an Academy Award for best screenplay. Subsequent features included Jackie Brown (1997), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) and Vol. 2 (2004) and Grindhouse (2007). Tarantino earned several award nominations for Inglourious Basterds (2009) and Django Unchained (2012), the latter garnering him a second Oscar win for best screenplay.”

“Quentin Tarantino: Rip-Off Artist or Rip-Off Victim? Quentin Tarantino is hailed as one of the greatest directors and filmmakers of our generation, but keen cinephiles and movie lovers will notice that his work often borrows heavily from other films. WatchMojo presents Quentin Tarantino: Rip-Off Artist or Rip-Off Victim?! So has Tarantino made a career out of stealing from other filmmakers, or is he a game-changer who has inspired far more than he’s stolen? Watch to find out.”