Quentin Tarantino’s book ‘Cinema Speculation’ will be released in October 2022


Did you know that famous director Quentin Tarantino released a book?

He recently shared that he will publish a non-fiction book titled Cinema Speculation October 25. Based on film history, the book is likely to cover everything related to film, including theory and criticism. The 400-page novel will also highlight the filmmaker’s personal story, according to Indie Wire.

He made his debut in the literary world with Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: A Novel in 2021, which is a novelization of his 2019 Oscar-winning film of the same name.

What We Know So Far About Quentin Tarantino’s Next Book

About Cinema Speculation

Image Credit: HarperCollins

Publisher HarperCollins describes the book as follows: “In addition to being one of the most celebrated contemporary filmmakers, Quentin Tarantino is perhaps the world’s most gleefully infectious film buff. For years he has bragged in interviews his eventual turn to writing books about the movies. Now with Cinema Speculationthe time has come and the results are everything his passionate fans – and all movie buffs – could have hoped for.

“Organized around key American films of the 1970s, all of which he first saw as a young cinephile at the time, this book is as intellectually rigorous and insightful as it is exuberant and entertaining. Part film review, part film theory, part reporting feat, and part marvelous personal story, it’s all written in a singular voice instantly recognizable as QT and with the rare perspective on cinema possible only from one of the greatest practitioners of the all-time art form,” he added.

Tarantino’s journey in a nutshell

The popular director used to work at a video store for his love of film and cinema. He was then hired as a paid screenwriter for an action horror film, From dusk till dawnreleased in 1996.

In 1992, Tarantino released one of his most beautiful films, reservoir dogsat the Sundance Film Festival, and went on to make such memorable films as pulp Fiction (1994) and Jackie Brown (1997).

He is known for writing and directing films that depict violence and long dialogue. His works pay homage to the farms of the 70s and are inspired by the cinematographic genres of “spaghetti western”.

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This article was first published on Augustman Malaysia


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