Django Unchained
Django Unchained (2012)

Set in the South two years before the Civil War, Django Unchained stars Jamie Foxx as Django, a slave whose brutal history with his former owners lands him face-to-face with German-born bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz (Christoph Waltz).… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 16, 2013
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Critic Score: 88% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Bold, bloody, and stylistically daring, Django Unchained is another incendiary masterpiece from Quentin Tarantino.

David Thomson
The New Republic

Django Unchained is 165 minutes and nothing much happens beyond talk and the provision of corpses. The plot lurches around and the artful structure of Pulp Fiction has been abandoned.

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Anthony Lane
New Yorker

Django Unchained has mislaid its melancholy, and its bitter wit, and become a raucous romp. It is a tribute to the spaghetti Western, cooked al dente, then cooked a while more, and finally sauced to death.

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Jay Stone

By the end, Django is a hero for his times: the D is silent, but nothing else is.

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out

A film bursting with pleasures great and small ...

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Glenn Kenny
MSN Movies

Genre-movie-mad writer-director Quentin Tarantino's foray into Western World is a pretty grave disappointment.

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Austin Trunick
Under the Radar

Obscurely referential, extremely indulgent, and deliriously over-the-top, Django is -- in other words -- everything you'd expect from a Tarantino joint.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Django Unchained is Tarantino's most complete movie yet. It is also his most vital. His storytelling talents match the heft of the tale.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

Wildly extravagant, ferociously violent, ludicrously lurid and outrageously entertaining, yet also, remarkably, very much about the pernicious lunacy of racism and, yes, slavery's singular horrors.

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Louis Proyect

Overlong, self-indulgent garbage with a portrayal of a "house Negro" that is a grotesque distortion of a sad reality.

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Flixster Audience Score: 91% Flixster User Reviews
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An entertaining Spaghetti Western pastiche that could have only come from Tarantino - who this time injects Sergio Corbucci's directing style in a… More
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A time pass flick that falters a bit too much towards the ending.
Kevin M. Williams
Maybe Sergio Leone's best film is an update of everything he's done before, only politically corrected, historically corrected, with new film… More
Spencer S.
"Django Unchained" is a very interesting, well-edited, well-directed and acted film, but it's also an uncomfortable film. Whether you have a… More
Phil Hubbs
The new Tarantino flick, I gotta be cruel, there can't be any favours now, straight down the line. So first off I've never really been much of a… More
Christian C
I really don't understand why there's a need either to make or to watch Quentin Tarantino films. However, if you must, at least this one has a… More

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