Posts Tagged ‘reservoir dogs’

Roberto Benigni (Roberto), Steve Buscemi (Waiter), Iggy Pop (Himself), Cate Blanchett (Herself, Shelly). Screenplay by Jim Jarmusch. Directed by Jim Jarmusch. Rating: 15. Running time: 95 minutes. The best thing about Coffee and Cigarettes – apart from the ever-brilliant Cate Blanchett – is, unfortunately, its opening credits. That’ll seem like quite an insult when you […]


Harvey Keitel (Mr. White), Tim Roth (Mr. Orange), Michael Madsen (Mr. Blonde), Chris Penn (Nice Guy Eddie), Steve Buscemi (Mr. Pink), Lawrence Tierney (Joe), Quentin Tarantino (Mr. Brown). Screenplay by Quentin Tarantino. Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Rating: 18. Running time: 99 minutes. Surprise, surprise: Quentin Tarantino started his career with a film that has a […]


Pulp Fiction‘s status in cinema history is rather overwhelming. It was almost unanimously hailed as the fulfillment of the potential this quirky new auteur, Quentin Tarantino, had shown in his first feature, Reservoir Dogs, and also, quite flatteringly, it was seen as the saviour of modern cinema. By liberating script writers from newly ingrained plot […]