Django Unchained Reviews

May 25, 2018
The film is at times brilliant but mostly infuriating. It is a good movie in that masturbatory way most Tarantino films are good.
June 13, 2013
Django Unchained is 165 minutes and nothing much happens beyond talk and the provision of corpses. The plot lurches around and the artful structure of Pulp Fiction has been abandoned.
January 8, 2013
A film bursting with pleasures great and small ...
January 4, 2013
Django Unchained is Tarantino's most complete movie yet. It is also his most vital. His storytelling talents match the heft of the tale.
January 4, 2013
Django Unchained has mislaid its melancholy, and its bitter wit, and become a raucous romp. It is a tribute to the spaghetti Western, cooked al dente, then cooked a while more, and finally sauced to death.
January 2, 2013
Genre-movie-mad writer-director Quentin Tarantino's foray into Western World is a pretty grave disappointment.
December 27, 2012
Wildly extravagant, ferociously violent, ludicrously lurid and outrageously entertaining, yet also, remarkably, very much about the pernicious lunacy of racism and, yes, slavery's singular horrors.
December 26, 2012
Quentin Tarantino no longer makes movies; he makes trailers.
December 25, 2012
Django Unchained is the most brutal film Quentin Tarantino has ever made.But the movie is also exciting and ironic and, at times, explosively funny: Even at his most serious, Tarantino can't help but entertain and show you a good time.
December 25, 2012
"Django Unchained" possesses an unmistakable subversive power, its playfully insurrectionist spirit perhaps the modern-day pop-culture equivalent of far more high stakes rebellions of yore.