Quentin Tarantino is a famous American movie producer, but also director and actor. The career that Quentin Tarantino has managed to develop surely is very impressive, mostly since the star has been able to make it big in one of the most demanding industries in the world, of course the Hollywood movie industry. Due to his amazing projects, Quentin Tarantino has become one of the most influential movie directors in the world.
Quentin Tarantino was born on March 27, 1963, in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. The star moved to Los Angeles at the age on only 2, along with his mother. A very interesting fact about Quentin Tarantino is that the famous movie director decided to drop out of high school at the age of 16. From a very young age, Quentin Tarantino has known that he wanted to pursue a career in the movie industry and he started with some acting classes at the James Best Theatre Company. When he was 21, Quentin Tarantino got a job at The Video Archives. This seems to have actually been a determinant moment in the star’s life and career. While working in a video store, Quentin Tarantino has had the possibility to study numerous movies and this was he developed an impressive knowledge about this particular domain.
Quentin Tarantino wrote his first movie script at the age of 22. He later on sold another script for the sum of $1500. Well, since everyone appreciated his work, Quentin Tarantino soon become quite successful, so there is no wonder that the next script he sold, for True Romance, received the sum of $50,000. Although Quentin Tarantino could have only focused on his work as a movie script writer, the star decided to use those money to finance a new project, making his first film, the popular Reservoir Dogs. Soon, he got the needed financial support and the next movie that Quentin Tarantino released made him a real star. Pulp Fiction was an amazing success, grossing more than $100 million. The following movie of the star grossed even more, $136 million. And this movie, Kill Bill, released in 2004 was really appreciated by the fans. There is no doubt in the fact that Tarantino is a very talented movie writer and producer, deserving all credit for his high quality work.