Pulp Fiction
First screened in November 1994; most recently screened in February 2011
Director: Quentin Tarantino. Cast: John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman, Ving Rhames, Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Amanda Plummer, Eric Stoltz, Rosanna Arquette, Maria de Madeiros, Angela Jones, Quentin Tarantino, Peter Greene, Duane Whitaker, Paul Calderon, Frank Whaley, Steve Buscemi, Burr Steers. Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino (based on a story by Quentin Tarantino and Roger Avary).
Twitter Capsule: Invites critique of uneven style and gleefully rancid politics, but so much meat, blood, nerve, and panache. Disco!

Photo © 1994 Miramax Films
Not yet reviewed in full. A–


Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture
Best Director: Quentin Tarantino
Best Actor: John Travolta
Best Supporting Actress: Uma Thurman
Best Supporting Actor: Samuel L. Jackson
Best Original Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino & Roger Avary
Best Film Editing: Sally Menke

Golden Globe Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture (Drama)
Best Director: Quentin Tarantino
Best Actor (Drama): John Travolta
Best Supporting Actress: Uma Thurman
Best Supporting Actor: Samuel L. Jackson
Best Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino & Roger Avary

Other Awards:
Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or (Best Picture)
Independent Spirit Awards: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Actor (Jackson); Best Screenplay
New York Film Critics Circle: Best Director; Best Screenplay
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Actor (Travolta); Best Screenplay
National Society of Film Critics: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Screenplay
Boston Society of Film Critics: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Screenplay
National Board of Review: Best Picture (tie); Best Director
British Academy Awards (BAFTAs): Best Supporting Actor (Jackson); Best Original Screenplay

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