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 1 week ago '04        #1
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 1 week ago '04        #2
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Page number citations at the end of the tweets too.
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 1 week ago '12        #3
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well first of all, this is QT movies and universe so he can do what ever the f he wants... he changed how Hitler dies and Sharon Tate doesn't die... his universe. what he says goes
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 1 week ago '05        #4
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Too many inaccuracies in this movie

You can’t even smoke lsd...
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 1 week ago '15        #5
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 Jo Blow said
well first of all, this is QT movies and universe so he can do what ever the f he wants... he changed how Hitler dies and Sharon Tate doesn't die... his universe. what he says goes
You a d*ck eater
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 1 week ago '07        #6
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He could have just said Cliff is Tim Kennedy, I think most would agree Tim would beat Bruce.
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 1 week ago '04        #7
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People are really in their feeling about imaginary sh*t. First the little mermaid and now this. Also the millions of nerds who collect comics who critique these Comic movies pointing out everything instead of fu*king. If want you to be upset about a man whose legacy is already set in stone and died 46 years ago and iis portrayed in a fictional movie, be my guess.


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 1 week ago '15        #8
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 octane said
People are really in their feeling about imaginary sh*t. First the little mermaid and now this. Also the millions of nerds who collect comics who critic these Comic movies pointing out everything instead of fu*king. If want you to be upset about a man whose legacy is already set in stone and died 46 years ago and iis portrayed in a fictional movie, be my guess.
Lmao , they really are. Like QT they family.

 1 week ago '17        #9
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Biographer with the Fact checks.


QT can do what he he wants in his movies, but he should be more accurate or graceful in his defenses of them.
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 1 week ago '04        #10
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Quentin doesn’t give fu*k. I saw where a reporter asked if Sharon Tate’s family was asked permission or did he reach out to them at all... he was like " Nope.. next question"
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 1 week ago '04        #11
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This is one of the most ridiculous things lol.. One of the best movies I have seen in the last few years and instead of just appreciating a well made, fun movie for what it is people have to act "outraged" over some extreme nerdy goofy sh*t like they above most movie goers.

I need to see it again but ive heard people say it is also just Cliff's character imagining while up on the rooftop what would have happened if he was allowed on set that day.. Regardless, it's not that serious and was never meant to be historically accurate, it's not a biopic.. Love it or hate it Tarantino has always done a meticulous job of recreating settings but altering small bits of history here or there.. Isn't that part of the fun of being a writer/director and being able to do whatever tf you want since it's your specific thoughts?
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 1 week ago '15        #12
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Bruce Lee was different, Ali is a legend but to have that stunt man dude throw him in the car like that had me in the theater perplexed
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 1 week ago '11        #13
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They just be playing/day-dreaming tho.....



NEVER would they try and change HIS-STORY


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 1 week ago '12        #14
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I didn’t like how Bruce lee was portrayed but I wouldn’t complain about because the whole movie is inaccurate. But I understand for the family of things
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 1 week ago '09        #15
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QT pissing people off as usual

I love it

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 1 week ago '16        #16
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QT just turned water into ice.

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It's a fu*king satirical, fictional movie...
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 1 week ago '18        #18
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 Mista7 said
You a d*ck eater
Its better than eating pu**y its more sensual and you dont have to worry about no limit soldiers running up the block saying uhhh because the ozone layer is being destroyed
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 1 week ago '12        #19
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 fresno said
This is one of the most ridiculous things lol.. One of the best movies I have seen in the last few years and instead of just appreciating a well made, fun movie for what it is people have to act "outraged" over some extreme nerdy goofy sh*t like they above most movie goers.

I need to see it again but ive heard people say it is also just Cliff's character imagining while up on the rooftop what would have happened if he was allowed on set that day.. Regardless, it's not that serious and was never meant to be historically accurate, it's not a biopic.. Love it or hate it Tarantino has always done a meticulous job of recreating settings but altering small bits of history here or there.. Isn't that part of the fun of being a writer/director and being able to do whatever tf you want since it's your specific thoughts?
But the outrage didnt start with the fans.

It started with a daughter who didnt appreciate how someone made her dead father look. She didnt appreciate how the father she missed was turned into comic relief for crowds....and from the perspective of race this is how Asians were treated when they tried to get into Hollywood. You would want your kids to have the right to have an opinion on how the world views their father. Thats human


I love Tarantino, but this sh*ts pretty wack. He looks out of touch like the Hollywood hacks he told us he was better than.
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 1 week ago '04        #20
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Tarantino doing more for Bruce Lee's legacy in 2019 than his own family...
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 1 week ago '18        #21
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 Stuart Scott said
Too many inaccuracies in this movie

You can’t even smoke lsd...
It's the multiverse , its not this earth Bruce Lee its another earth

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 1 week ago '16        #22
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 Stuart Scott said
Too many inaccuracies in this movie

You cant even smoke lsd...
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Bruce Lee's portrayal in OUATIH was more of a caricature of Bruce Lee.

I've read his entire book on Jeet Kune Do before. it's translated "the Way of the Intercepting Fist," and from what I understand, 85% percent of it training your body to master fluid counters, stances, parries & feints that intercept an opponent's f*ghting style and render him off-balance.

that whole f*ght scene in OUATIH started with Bruce launching a running flying kick at a non-moving target Cliff Booth.

his daughter Shannon Lee confirmed that was out of his character and I totally agree. it's not Bruce's style at all.
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 1 week ago '12        #23
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Turned a respected dead philosopher/martial artist into a sh*tbag caricature.

He should do Ali, or John Wayne for his next period piece. Right?
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 1 week ago '04        #24
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It's just a movie. All the best movies have tons of historical inaccuracies. Take Gladiator for example. Beautiful movie top to bottom right? But the movie's main character is a Roman general who's actually from Spain who's being played by an Australian actor speaking with a British accent.

Let it go people.
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 OldBusiness said
But the outrage didnt start with the fans.

It started with a daughter who didnt appreciate how someone made her dead father look. She didnt appreciate how the father she missed was turned into comic relief for crowds....and from the perspective of race this is how Asians were treated when they tried to get into Hollywood. You would want your kids to have the right to have an opinion on how the world views their father. Thats human


I love Tarantino, but this sh*ts pretty wack. He looks out of touch like the Hollywood hacks he told us he was better than.
i hear your argument but do you really care or are you just letting an upset female with dead daddy issues ignite an emotion in you, and have you look over everything about the movie like it's a revisionist history piece, or the scene in reference is probably a dream sequence...?

By no means does this tarnish Bruce's legacy, at all. Her speaking out just brings attention to the movie, free publicity really. At the end of the day this outrage will mean nothing.
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