• Quentin Tarantino Wouldn't Let Christoph Waltz Rehearse With the ‘Inglourious Basterds' Cast

    1 month ago - By Slash Film

    There's a case to be made that Inglourious Basterds is Quentin Tarantino ‘s best film. A big part of what makes the movie work is Christoph Waltz ‘s Oscar-winning turn as the villainous Hans Landa. At one point, Tarantino himself said, “Landa is the best character I've ever written and maybe the best I ever will write.”
    When the movie went into production, however, Waltz was still a relative unknown. Even his co-stars didn't know who he was. Tarantino apparently used that to his advantage, wielding Waltz like a secret weapon and not letting him rehearse with Brad Pitt or most of the other...
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