Here at TMRzoo headquarters, we were able to get our greasy hands on a copy of the screenplay for Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming release Inglourious Basterds. Be sure to check us out after the holiday weekend to get our first impressions of Q’s latest work a full six weeks before it hits any theater.
“The New Film By Quentin Tarantino” will debut on August 21st and stars Brad Pitt. Visit the official site for more information or read the synopsis and view the trailer below:
Inglourious Basterds begins in German-occupied France, where Shosanna Dreyfus (Mélanie Laurent) witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa (Christoph Waltz). Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris, where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema.
Elsewhere in Europe, Lieutenant Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) organizes a group of Jewish soldiers to engage in targeted acts of retribution. Known to their enemy as “The Basterds,” Raine’s squad joins German actress and undercover agent Bridget Von Hammersmark (Diane Kruger) on a mission to take down the leaders of The Third Reich. Fates converge under a cinema marquee, where Shosanna is poised to carry out a revenge plan of her own…