About

A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.

8.9
16k
Directed by

Quentin Tarantino

Written by

Quentin Tarantino (Screenplay)
Roger Avary (Story)

Runtime

154 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Just because you are a character doesn't mean you have character.

Cast

Keywords

massage violence boxer los angeles drug dealer theft crime boss redemption transporter nonlinear timeline stolen money briefcase junkyard heirloom kamikaze dance competition

Photos

Lists

#8 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#75 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#94 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

#9 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen Quentin Tarantino Roger Avary

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing Sally Menke

Oscar nomination for Best Picture Lawrence Bender

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role John Travolta