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Quentin Tarantino Movies, Ranked Best to Worst  

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List Rules Only movies directed, written, or produced by Quentin Tarantino.

List of the best Quentin Tarantino movies, ranked by fans and casual critics like you. This list includes all films written or directed by Quentin Tarantino, from those box office smash hits that are marketed on his name alone to those collaborations you didn't even know he was part of. What are the best Tarantino movies? It's time to vote!

Quentin Tarantino (not "Taratino" or "Quinten Tarentino" - it's a very hard name to spell) is one of the most notable auteur filmmakers in Hollywood. His films are often violent and rich with visual detail - the best Tarantino films can even be hard to watch, due to the violence depicted in them, but classics like Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs are must-sees for any film fan.

Vote up your favorite Tarantino movies to move them to the top of the list, or vote them down if you think they were among his most lackluster efforts.

You might also like this list of The Best Quentin Tarantino Characters.

Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Quentin Tarantino Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%

Box office: $213.9 million

Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta), a boxer (Bruce Willis), a gangster's wife (Uma Thurman), and a pair of diner bandits (Tim Roth and Amanda Plummer) intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Walken, + more

Released: 1994

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

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Inglourious Basterds is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Quentin Tarantino Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 88%

Box office: $321.5 million

Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 German-American war black comedy film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and starring Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Mélanie Laurent, Michael Fassbender, Eli Roth, and Diane Kruger. The film tells the fictional alternate history story of two plots to take down Nazi Germany's political leadership, one planned by a young French Jewish cinema proprietor, and the other by a team of Jewish-American soldiers led by First Lieutenant Aldo Raine. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger, Samuel L. Jackson, Mike Myers, + more

Released: 2009

Directed by: Eli Roth, Quentin Tarantino

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Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Quentin Tarantino Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%

Box office (US): $2.8 million

Reservoir Dogs is a 1992 American ensemble crime film that depicts the events before and after a botched diamond heist. The film was the debut of director and writer Quentin Tarantino, and stars Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney, and Michael Madsen. Tarantino and criminal-turned-author Edward Bunker have minor roles. It incorporates many themes that have become Tarantino's hallmarks—violent crime, pop culture references, profanity, and a nonlinear storyline. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen, + more

Released: 1992

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

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Kill Bill Volume 1 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Quentin Tarantino Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
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Rotten Tomatoes score: 85%

Box office: $180.9 million

Kill Bill: Volume 1 is a 2003 American martial arts film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. the Bride, who swears revenge on a team of bad guys and their leader Bill after they try to end her and her unborn child. Her journey takes her to Japan, where she battles the Tokyo yakuza. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino, Daryl Hannah, Vivica A. Fox, + more

Released: 2003

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

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