What is the movie Inglourious Basterds about?

What is the movie Inglourious Basterds about?

Inglourious Basterds ( 2009) Inglourious Basterds. In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner’s vengeful plans for the same.

Why did Quentin Tarantino change the title of Inglourious Basterds from Inglorious Bastards?

Director Enzo G. Castellari of The Inglorious Bastards (1978) allowed Quentin Tarantino to use the title “Inglourious Basterds” in exchange for a cameo as a General yelling “Fire!” (as Castellari appears in his own film).

Who are the Basterds?

With the promise of every major Nazi officer in attendance, the event catches the attention of the “Basterds”, a group of Jewish-American guerrilla soldiers led by the ruthless Lt. Aldo Raine.


The full trailer for Inglourious Basterds. In German-occupied France, Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa. Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris, where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema.

Is Inglourious Basterds (2009) worth watching?

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Who are the actors in Inglourious Basterds?

Michael Fassbender as Lieutenant Archie Hicox, a British commando and former film critic who assists the Basterds on their mission in France. Diane Kruger as Bridget Von Hammersmark, a German film star turned spy for the Allies. Daniel Brühl as Fredrick Zoller, a German army soldier whose story is made into a propaganda film.

Is Inglourious Basterds Quentin Tarantino’s best movie?

Critic James Berardinelli gave the film his first four-star review of 2009, stating, “With Inglourious Basterds, Quentin Tarantino has made his best movie since Pulp Fiction “, and that it was “one hell of an enjoyable ride”.