This was way more emotion than I had been expecting.
Every Tarantino film is a love letter to the movies, but this is the first to feel wistful about cinema’s past and melancholy about its future.
This feels like the closing of a chapter, a kiss goodbye to the way things used to be. Setting your movie in 1969 is a perfect way to mirror the way things are headed now.
The studio system was completely collapsing in on itself…