Pulp Fiction (1994)
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino, Roger Avary
Starring: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Amanda Plummer, Tim Roth, Samuel L Jackson, Phil Lamarr, Bruce Willis, Frank Wiley / Bull Stiles / Ving Rhames / Laura Lovelace / Paul Calderon / Breonna Gallagher / Rosanna Arquette / Eric Stoll Heresy / Maria de Medeiro / …
Genre: Drama / Comedy / Crime
Region: United States
Released: 1994-05-12 (Cannes Film Festival) / 1994-10-14 (USA)
Length: 154 minutes
Also known as: Dangerous Person (Hong Kong) / Black Pursuit Order (Taiwan) / Black Pursuit Order / Rough Taste Fiction
Rating: IMDB 8.9 / Rotten Tomatoes 92%
“Pulp Fiction” consists of three stories: “Vincent and Martha’s Wife”, “Gold Watch”, “Bonnie’s Situation” and five parts: the prologue and the end of the film. In the seemingly independent stories, there are interlocking people and events.
The thieves “Little Pumpkin” and “Little Rabbit” robbed the breakfast shop, but they encountered a big trouble — gang members Jules (Samuel L. Jackson) and Vincent (John T. Lavolta (played by John Travolta) dine in the store, it can be said that there is a sky outside. Will the two let the two little thieves go?
And Vincent is under the underworld elder brother Martha Wallace (Ving Rhames), Martha ordered him to spend the night with his wife, knowing that if there is any danger, he will undoubtedly die, but in the face of Martha’s wife Glamorous and tempting, what should Vincent do?
Vincent’s story goes on, and boxer Butch (Bruce Willis) will change his life forever. Butch had an ancestral gold watch, and it was because of it that he shared a shameful secret with Marsha.
The story loop structure, back to the beginning. Jules recites the Bible in front of the little thief, expressing his tiredness and understanding of killing. What event made him so transformed? “Bonnie’s Situation” has the answer.
Pulp Fiction is a critically acclaimed American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino and released in 1994. The film’s non-linear narrative follows several intersecting storylines involving criminal activities in Los Angeles.
The film stars an ensemble cast including John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Amanda Plummer, Maria de Medeiros, Ving Rhames, Eric Stoltz, Rosanna Arquette, and Bruce Willis.
The film is known for its eclectic soundtrack, unconventional storytelling, and memorable dialogue. Pulp Fiction won the Palme d’Or at the 1994 Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for seven Academy Awards, winning Best Original Screenplay.
The film has been widely regarded as one of the greatest films ever made and has had a significant impact on popular culture. It has influenced numerous filmmakers and has been referenced and parodied in many other films, TV shows, and other media.