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First Poster For Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight' Promises Roadshow Release In 2015

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • July 30, 2014 9:02 AM
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“Yeah – We’re going to be doing 'The Hateful Eight.' ” is all Quentin Tarantino would say about his developing western when asked about the status of the movie at Comic-Con last weekend. But could plans be much further along that he's letting on? Well, it would certainly appear that way as before a frame has even been shot, the first poster/promo for the movie has arrived, and no it's not a fan made deal either.

Quentin Tarantino Has A Sci-Fi Movie Idea Brewing; Confirms He'll Direct 'The Hateful Eight' Next

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • July 28, 2014 9:24 AM
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Even before a frame has been shot, Quentin Tarantino's "The Hateful Eight" has had quite the life. Announced last year as his next project, it wasn't long after when an early draft of the script leaked, and he furiously decided to can the movie. But almost just as swiftly, he changed his mind and continued to develop the script, and then earlier this spring, he staged a starry live reading of what he had on the page so far (read our review of the event). And basically, the chatter was that Tarantino was going to ultimately direct "The Hateful Eight," and soon, with Kurt Russell (who participated in the live read) recently suggesting that cameras would roll in early 2015. And while Tarantino didn't give an exact date, he's now confirmed this film is next on his slate.

Kurt Russell Says Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight' Might Shoot In Early 2015

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • July 14, 2014 3:44 PM
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You know the story by now: Quentin Tarantino decided that "The Hateful Eight" would be his next film, an early version of the script leaked and then he said he wasn't going to make it at all, and then he was all like, "Fuck it, I'm gonna keep working on the script anyway." Earlier this spring, the director staged a live read with a starry ensemble—Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Tim Roth, Amber Tamblyn, Walton Goggins, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, James Parks, Denis Menochet, Dana Gourrier, Zoe Bell, James Remar—which our review noted was a flawed but compelling re-enactment of the first draft script. But with QT making revisions, he may already have his eye on getting this thing made again.

You Can Now Own This Official Poster For Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • May 5, 2014 10:30 AM
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While the project is technically shelved, given that Quentin Tarantino has said he's already working on a second draft of "The Hateful Eight," with a third to follow, something tells us this isn't the last we've heard about the western. And as far as unmade projects go, few have received the starry kind of attention this film has, with a live read of the script taking place last month at LACMA, directed by Tarantino himself with a team of famous faces filling in the roles including Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Tim Roth, Amber Tamblyn, Walton Goggins, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, James Parks, Denis Menochet, Dana Gourrier, Zoe Bell and James Remar. You can read our full recap right here, but if you weren't lucky enough to be there, you can still own a piece of the evening.

Review: Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’ Roars To Life Onstage With Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Bruce Dern & Many More

  • By Charlie Schmidlin
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  • April 20, 2014 9:36 AM
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For those entering the sold out live read of Quentin Tarantino’s “Hateful Eight” last night expecting a funerary sendoff, they were instead met straight away with a correction: the event, held at Downtown L.A.’s stunningly renovated Ace Hotel, was simply a public work-in-progress.

Samuel L. Jackson Reteams With Quentin Tarantino For 'The Hateful Eight' Live Read

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 18, 2014 3:29 PM
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Finding a role for him in five of his movies to date, the partnership between director Quentin Tarantino and Samuel L. Jackson has been steady over the years, with the actor taking roles both big and small. Whenever QT has called, Jackson has pretty much been there. So who better for Tarantino to ring up than his old pal when it's time to do a live read of his leaked script, "The Hateful Eight"?

Quentin Tarantino Casting & Directing Live Read Of Leaked Script 'The Hateful Eight'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 3, 2014 1:45 PM
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With his lawsuit against Gawker over their linking to his leaked script "The Hateful Eight" ongoing (a trial date is set for January 27, 2015) and the status of whether or not this will actually be his next movie or not up in the air (he said it was shelved, but later rumors surfaced he was still rewriting it), Quentin Tarantino has decided to roll out the western in its first, legal airing. And you better hope you have a couple hundreds bucks to spare and can make it to Los Angeles.

Harvey Weinstein Stands Behind Quentin Tarantino's Decision To Halt 'The Hateful Eight,' Sue Gawker

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • February 20, 2014 11:23 AM
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Whether or not he’s actually rewriting it, the controversy surrounding the script leak for “The Hateful Eight”—aka script-leak-gate—rages on and one of Quentin Tarantino’s oldest and staunchest champions has thrown in his two cents on how everything shook out. Meanwhile, the “Django Unchained” director’s lawsuit against Gawker looks to have gotten a bit trickier.

F For Fake: Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Hateful Eight’ Soundtrack Leak Is Bogus

  • By Rodrigo Perez
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  • February 12, 2014 11:16 AM
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While it seemed like a decent facsimile, some of us were skeptical from second one. Did the soundtrack to Quentin Tarantino’s possible-next movie “The Hateful Eight” leak as purported yesterday? Well, on some random message board—dubious enough as it is—a note featuring handwriting that approximated Tarantino’s own was posted, claiming to be the intended soundtrack for the filmmaker’s western.

Rumor: 'The Hateful Eight' Is Back On, Quentin Tarantino To Rewrite Script

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • February 1, 2014 4:35 PM
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For a movie that, for now, isn't getting made, "The Hateful Eight" sure has a lot written about it. But then again, few unmade projects can boast the name of Quentin Tarantino alongside the kind of fiery cancellation this one did, with the writer/director yanking the cord after the script leaked. But has he had a change of heart?

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