Tarantino Considering a Hollywood Streaming Miniseries

Quentin Tarantino contemplating a Once Upon a Time in Hollywood streaming miniseries

Quentin Tarantino is mulling over the thought of turning Once Upon a Time in Hollywood right into a streaming miniseries with extra content material. The iconic director did the identical to The Hateful Eight on Netflix, which added extra scenes and primarily recut the movie to suit a four-part miniseries format. After Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’s essential and industrial success, it’s in all probability truthful to say a variety of folks would welcome the chance to spend extra time with these new-found characters.

Tarantino’s intentions had been shared by Brad Pitt throughout an interview with The New York Times the place Pitt admitted to seeing the advantages of a streaming platform, which he believes affords extra freedom.

“On the other hand, I look at series where you can spend much more time on characters and story and explore angles you don’t always get to do in films,” Pitt mentioned. “So much of these films end up on the cutting room floor because they just don’t fit in that box. That’s why I think it’s interesting that Tarantino took ‘Hateful Eight’ and ostensibly repurposed it as a three-part series. It’s almost the best of both worlds: You have the cinema experience that exists, but you can actually put more content into the series format.”

Kyle Buchanan, who carried out the interview, then requested if Tarantino was excited by doing one thing comparable for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, to which Pitt responded, “Yeah, he’s talked about it. It’s a pretty arousing idea.”

While none of that is official, the thought of a Once Upon a Time in Hollywood miniseries sounds intriguing, to say the least.

The large ensemble solid for the movie contains Leonardo DiCaprio (The Departed), Brad Pitt (Fight Club), Margot Robbie (Suicide Squad), Timothy Olyphant (Santa Clarita Diet), Michael Madsen (Sin City), Tim Roth (Selma), Damian Lewis (Billions), Luke Perry (The Fifth Element), Emile Hirsch (Speed Racer), Lena Dunham (Girls), Dakota Fanning (The Alienist), Margaret Qualley (The Nice Guys), Maya Hawke (Stranger Things), Clifton Collins (Pacific Rim), Keith Jefferson (The Hateful Eight), Nicholas Hammond (The Sound of Music), James Marsden (Westworld), Julia Butters (Transparent), James Remar (48 Hours), Scoot McNairy (Halt and Catch Fire), Kurt Russell (Furious 7), Bruce Dern (Nebraska) and Al Pacino (Scarface).

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Set in Los Angeles in the summertime of 1969, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood focuses on a male TV actor named Rick Dalton (DiCaprio) who’s had one hit western sequence and is on the lookout for a technique to get into the movie enterprise. His sidekick Cliff Booth (Pitt) — who’s additionally his stunt double — is on the lookout for the identical factor. The horrific homicide of Sharon Tate (Rick’s neighbor within the movie, portrayed by Robbie) and 4 of her pals by Charles Manson’s cult of followers serves as a backdrop to the primary story. The film is claimed to be much like a “Pulp Fiction-like tapestry” that covers a gaggle of characters throughout that summer season.



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