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Quentin Tarantino – 19 Quotes

 

19 Quotes by Quentin Tarantino

 

I like it when somebody tells me a story, and I actually really feel that that’s becoming like a lost art in American cinema.

– Quentin Tarantino


I look at ‘Death Proof’ and realize I had too much time.

– Quentin Tarantino


It’s very important that every movie I do makes money because I want the people that had the faith in me to get their money back.

– Quentin Tarantino


Novelists have always had complete freedom to pretty much tell their story any way they saw fit. And that’s what I’m trying to do.

– Quentin Tarantino


I loved history because to me, history was like watching a movie.

– Quentin Tarantino


I’ve always thought my soundtracks do pretty good, because they’re basically professional equivalents of a mix tape I’d make for you at home.

– Quentin Tarantino


My mom took me to see Carnal Knowledge and The Wild Bunch and all these kind of movies when I was a kid.

– Quentin Tarantino


I always do an all-night horror marathon on Saturdays where we start at seven and go until five in the morning.

– Quentin Tarantino


All my movies are achingly personal.

– Quentin Tarantino


If you just love movies enough, you can make a good one.

– Quentin Tarantino


I have loved movies as the number one thing in my life so long that I can’t ever remember a time when I didn’t.

– Quentin Tarantino


I’m not a Hollywood basher because enough good movies come out of the Hollywood system every year to justify its existence, without any apologies.

– Quentin Tarantino


Movies are not about the weekend that they’re released, and in the grand scheme of things, that’s probably the most unimportant time of a film’s life.

– Quentin Tarantino


To me, movies and music go hand in hand. When I’m writing a script, one of the first things I do is find the music I’m going to play for the opening sequence.

– Quentin Tarantino


Movies are my religion and God is my patron. I’m lucky enough to be in the position where I don’t make movies to pay for my pool. When I make a movie, I want it to be everything to me like I would die for it.

– Quentin Tarantino


I just grew up watching a lot of movies. I’m attracted to this genre and that genre, this type of story, and that type of story. As I watch movies I make some version of it in my head that isn’t quite what I’m seeing – taking the things I like and mixing them with stuff I’ve never seen before.

– Quentin Tarantino


I’m a big collector of vinyl – I have a record room in my house – and I’ve always had a huge soundtrack album collection. So what I do, as I’m writing a movie, is go through all those songs, trying to find good songs for fights, or good pieces of music to layer into the film.

– Quentin Tarantino


A writer should have this little voice inside of you saying, Tell the truth. Reveal a few secrets here.

– Quentin Tarantino


I’ve always wanted to work with Warren Beatty.

– Quentin Tarantino