Quentin Tarantino Says ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Might Be His Last Movie

03/07/2019 By Rodrigo R

Brace yourself, Quentin Tarantino fans, because if a recent interview with GQ Australia is anything to go by, it sounds like Once Upon a Time in Hollywood might be the auteur’s final film.

While Tarantino has always stated that he’ll quit making movies after his 10th film, it seems he might be moving the goalposts. The upcoming Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio-starring picture is only his ninth movie, but Tarantino says he’s ready for a new challenge. “If [Once Upon a Time is] really well received, maybe I won’t go to 10. Maybe I’ll stop right now! Maybe I’ll stop while I’m ahead. We’ll see,” he said.

He added, “I think when it comes to theatrical movies, I’ve come to the end of the road. I see myself writing film books and starting to write theater, so I’ll still be creative. I just think I’ve given all I have to give to movies.”

When asked if he thought the director was joking, Pitt chimed in, “No, I don’t think he’s bluffing at all. I think he’s dead serious. And I kind of openly lament that to him, but he understands the math of when he feels like directors start falling off their game. But he has other plans and we’re not going to have to say goodbye for a long time.”

Of course, if Tarantino stops with Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, that will have repercussions for the director’s upcoming Star Trek movie, should that production go ahead after all.

Quentin Tarantino was in the last edition of Cannes with the competition premiere of his “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” a film that had industry types and every manner of hanger-on without sufficient accreditation pleading, bribing and crawling for a way to get in. It happens every year, with one hot-buzz film becoming the focus of insane frenzy that clogs the streets and causes a near riot before one image even hits the screen.

The 72nd edition of the Festival Cannes was celebrated a few days after the Nice International Film Festival and the Nice Film Market.

The Nice Film Market is a great motion picture event in Nice in the South of France. It is an event of 3 days of deal-making, screenings, conferences, networking and parties.

Production and distribution deals are closed and both completed films and those in every stage of development and production will be on show.

The Nice Film Market provide attendees with knowledge and insights from industry thought leaders, decision makers and experts.

The Nice Film Market is a great place to pitch your project or film-if you have a plan. Learn how the market works and the best way to connect production/distribution companies.

The Nice International Filmmaker Festival is strategically placed a few days before the Cannes Film Festival, naturally filling the venue with a wealth of talent from around the world. This is to provide the attendees with the best experience possible to grow and develop their careers.