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Kill Bill Vol. 1

R| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
A former assassin, known simply as The Bride (Uma Thurman), wakes from a coma four years after her jealous ex-lover Bill (David Carradine) attempts to murder her on her wedding day. Fueled by an insatiable desire for revenge, she vows to get even with every person who contributed to the loss of her unborn child, her entire wedding party, and four years of her life. After devising a hit list, The Bride sets off on her quest, enduring unspeakable injury and unscrupulous enemies.

Cast: Uma Thurman , Lucy Liu , Vivica A. Fox , Michael Madsen , Daryl Hannah , David Carradine , Sonny Chiba , Chiaki Kuriyama

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Genres: Action, Martial arts

Distributor: Miramax Films

Kill Bill Vol. 1 (2003)

Release Date: October 10th, 2003|1 hr. 50 min.

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  • In Kill Bill, Tarantino brings delicious sin back to movies -- the thrill you get from something down, dirty and dangerous. show more

  • It boggles the mind that after six years of silence, all Tarantino has to offer is this garbage. show more

  • Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill inflicts intolerable cruelty on its characters, and on its audience -- though I'd like to believe that there is no mainstream audience for what has already been described, quite correctly, as the most violent movie ever released by an American studio. show more

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  • April 30, 2010 fishermike90
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    There's a new movie on the way about Bill's death- the real Bill, that is. David Carradine was found dead in a Thai hotel a year ago, and now his ex-wife has written a book about his untimely demise. I'm sure the book will talk about he autoerotic asphyxiation claims. KIll Bill Vol. 1 was definitely Carradine's and Tarantino's best films. I think Vol. 1 was much better than the sequel. The action was much more intense.

  • September 27, 2009 Rean Rossier
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    this was a excellent movie so as Uma Thurman I loved it!!!!!!! this movie was just wonderful I loved everything about this film just GREAT!

  • September 12, 2008 Brendude13
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    This was an excellent movie that I know will have a good sequel. Quentin Tarantino has really out done it in another ultimate action movie. Anyone who loves action movies should see this immediately.

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