Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood (2019)
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Screenwriter: Quentin Tarantino
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Emile Hirsch, Margaret Qualley, Timothy Olyphant, Julia Butters / Austin Butler / Dakota Fanning / Bruce Dern / Mike Moore / Luke Berry / Damian Lewis / Kurt Russell / Al Pacino / Maya Hawke / Sydney Sweeney / Harley Quinn Smith / Damon Herriman / Kate Berlant / Lorenza Izzo / Michael Madsen / Rameau Willis / Scoot McNairy / Clifton Collins Jr. / Victoria Pedretti / Rebecca Gelhardt / Zoe Bell / Leslie Bega / Ray Becca Rittenhouse / Samantha Robinson / Lena Dunham / Drema Walker / Crewe Gulag / Daniela Peek / Brenda Vaccaro / Nicholas Hammond / Mitch Maddison / James Landry Herbert / Nicole Galicia / Madison Beatty / Penelope Capudia / Maurice Conte / Costa Ronin / Lou Temple / Spencer Garrett / Brianna Joy Joymer / Omar Doom / Natalie Cohen / Rafal Zavirucha / Marko Rodriguez / Kansas Pauline / Vicente Laresca / Inbal Amiraf / Ramon Frank / Monica Stajis / Craig Stark / David Sting / Juliet Guidda / Eddie Perez / Brady Ladonna / Kyra Radomski / Brianna Wing / Carolina Vargas / Gary Pyright / …
Genre: Drama / Comedy
Region: US / UK / Mainland
Language: English / Italian / Spanish
Screening: 2019-05-21 (Cannes Film Festival) / 2019-07-26 (USA)
Length: 165 minutes / 161 minutes (Cannes Film Festival) / 162 minutes (theatrical version) / 171 minutes (extended version)
Also known as: Once upon a time, there was a Hollywood (Hong Kong) / Once upon a time, there was a Hollywood… (Taiwan) / Hollywood Murder / Hollywood Past Events / Once Upon a Time in Hollywood / Once Upon a Time in… Hollywood
Rating: IMDB 7.6 / Rotten Tomatoes 85%
The story unfolded in the ever-changing Los Angeles in 1969. In that era of turbulent change, hippie culture prevailed, the system of major Hollywood studios collapsed, and new Hollywood stars emerged one after another. How TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his long-term stand-in partner Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) are gradually unfamiliar with each other. Find your place in the entertainment industry. They are trying to become famous in the film industry, but they find that this industry is no longer what they imagined… This is the ninth film written and directed by Quentin, which brings together star-studded casts and intertwined plots, commemorating that Hollywood will never return golden age.
“Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood” is a 2019 comedy-drama film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. The movie stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Margot Robbie, among others.
The film is set in 1969 Los Angeles and follows the story of a fading Hollywood actor named Rick Dalton (played by DiCaprio) and his stunt double and best friend Cliff Booth (played by Pitt) as they navigate the changing film industry and the shifting cultural landscape of the late 1960s. Alongside their story is that of Sharon Tate (played by Robbie), a rising actress who becomes a victim of the infamous Manson Family murders.
“Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood” was praised for its nostalgic and immersive portrayal of Hollywood in the late 1960s, as well as its strong performances from its cast. The movie was also noted for its subversion of audience expectations and its exploration of themes related to celebrity culture, nostalgia, and violence. While the film received some criticism for its depiction of the Manson Family and its treatment of Tate’s character, it was a commercial and critical success, grossing over $374 million worldwide and winning numerous awards, including two Academy Awards.