Here Come the Basterds

The wait is over.  After eager anticipation, the teaser trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s “Inglorious Basterds,” is out.  I have a copy of the script, but haven’t dared to read it yet, not wanting to spoil any of the surprises that I eagerly await. The movie is scheduled to premiere at Cannes and open in August.  …

Poster For Eli Roth’s “Basterds” Movie Released

So here’s the deal with this poster.  Eli Roth is co-starring in his buddy Quentin Tarantino’s new movie, “Inglorious Basterds.”  Eli Roth is also a director, best known for “Cabin Fever,” and “Hostel.”  So when Quentin wrote scenes set at the premiere of the movie “Pride of the Nation,” he let his pal Eli shoot …

‘Basterds’ Coming in 2009

Tarantino promised it.  But no one believed him.  Well, believe it now. The Weinstein Company announced yesterday that Quentin Tarantino’s latest movie, the World War II action film, ‘Inglorious Basterds,’ will open in the US on August 21, 2009.  A mere eight and a half (give or take) from now.  Word is that they are …

‘Bastards’ Ready to Roll

Quentin Tarantino has reportedly cast Melanie Lauret as a young Jewish woman who flees to Paris in his upcoming World War II movie, ‘Inglorious Bastards.’  Laurent is a French actress and has starred in a bunch of films in Europe, none of which catch my attention as something I’ve seen or heard of. Shooting is …

Mike Myers Now a ‘Bastard’

The cast list keeps growing and growing, this time, comedian Mike Myers has joined the ranks of Brad Pitt, Eli Roth, B.J. Novak, Simon Pegg, Nastassja Kinski, David Krumholtz by signing on to “Inglorious Bastards.” The WWII film has the whole town talking. Mike Myers will play British General Ed Fenech, who takes part in …

Brad Pitt a ‘Bastard’

Brad Pitt is officially a “bastard,” having closed his deal to star in Tarantino’s new directing vehicle, ‘Inglorious Bastards.’ The film is co-production between Universal and the Weinstein Company.