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R| 2 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Two years before the Civil War, Django (Jamie Foxx), a slave, finds himself accompanying an unorthodox German bounty hunter named Dr. King Schultz (Christoph Waltz) on a mission to capture the vicious Brittle brothers. Their mission successful, Schultz frees Django, and together they hunt the South's most-wanted criminals. Their travels take them to the infamous plantation of shady Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio), where Django's long-lost wife (Kerry Washington) is still a slave.

Cast: Jamie Foxx , Christoph Waltz , Leonardo DiCaprio , Samuel L. Jackson , Kerry Washington , Walton Goggins , Dennis Christopher , James Remar

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Genres: Western

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

Django Unchained (2012)

Release Date: December 25th, 2012|2 hr. 45 min.

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fan reviews ( 196 )
  • Wake up, people. Tarantino lives to cross the line. Is Django Unchained too much? Damn straight. It wouldn't be Tarantino otherwise. show more

  • The most consistently entertaining movie of 2012. It's 165 minutes long and shouldn't be a minute shorter, a film of surprises, both in story and in casting, and of moments of agonizing, teased-out tension. The dialogue is dazzling. show more

  • There's an epic spaghetti Western feel to Quentin Tarantino's latest action/comedy/romance hybrid that is by turns dazzling, daring, gruesome and astonishingly funny. show more

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  • April 19, 2014 grfenwick
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    Are all of you on drugs...you must be.....This movie is an atrosity. Everyone involved should be banned from the industry....have we not learned anything? Slavery was a sin and anyone who makes money off if it should be tarred and feathered....Shame on Foxx and and Jackson.

  • May 17, 2013 nq00000000150206
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    unbelievable movie great storyline best ending

  • May 11, 2013 ff00000000148605
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    awesome movie..... I was waiting for something like that for few years.... Tarantino... never letting down :)

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