The Hateful Eight

The Hateful Eight

DVD - 2016
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A stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. Bounty hunter John Ruth and his fugitive Daisy race toward the town of Red Rock, where Ruth will bring Daisy to justice. Losing their lead on the blizzard, they seek refuge at Minnie's, a stagecoach stopover on a mountain pass. When they arrive at Minnie's, they are greeted not by the proprietor but by four unfamiliar faces. As the storm overtakes the mountainside stopover, our travelers come to learn they may not make it to Red Rock.
Publisher: [Beverly Hills, California] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2016]
Branch Call Number: DVD HATEFUL
Characteristics: video file,DVD video
digital,optical,surround,Dolby digital 5.1
1 videodisc (168 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in


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ArapahoeKati Aug 03, 2016

I wanted to like this more than I did. It's terribly bloody (it's Tarantino, of course), but it's almost gross. The beginning's a bit slow, but then: BAM! Who's going to live?

"The Hateful Eight" is another Tarantino blood-fest! This one is a western filmed in Telluride.

ArapahoeElena Apr 07, 2017

Everything I hope for out of a Tarantino movie- bloody, violent, clever dialogue, surprise twists, and a fantastic score. Loved it!

This western is in the Tarantino style: bloody and messy!

ArapahoeAndrewG Dec 26, 2016

This dark, gritty, Western certainly lives up to Tarantino's typical standards for graphic blood and guts violence and is not for the faint of heart. The action intensifies dramatically in the second half of the film as the characters try to determine who (if anyone) can be trusted. Although mo... Read More »

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Jul 29, 2018

Great film, a little long, but I feel like this is a Reservoir Dogs western.

May 05, 2018

As a writer and director of movies, no one is better at character developement than Quentin Tarantino. The problem with this one, and many other Tarantino projects, is the story. His stories always start out good, and then it's like he just get's bored and quits. I wish Mr. Tarantino would find another writer-storyteller he could conspire with.

ginafeil Jan 31, 2018

A blizzard keeps eight strangers seeking shelter at a lodge, but each have to survive more that just the storm.

DPLjennyp Dec 22, 2017

A locked-room mystery disguised as a Western. Love this movie, though it gets a little long in the middle.

Dec 20, 2017

This is really a boring, dull movie. Once they get into the stagecoach resting area the movie really becomes fake and stagey. I'm not a big fan of Tarentino but this film is definitely one of his worst. The older he gets the more he's shooting blanks.

Aug 23, 2017

I have seen a lot of Tarantino's movies and this one made me "hateful" of what he produced. Crappy film overall. I turned it off after 20 minutes.

Quentin Tarantino took the concept of his first film, Reservoir Dogs, and perfected it with the Hateful Eight.

Jul 24, 2017

Once Quentin Tarantino made intelligent and colorful movies full of inspired dialogue and interesting visuals. Now he makes uninteresting films full of flash visuals ( blatantly ripped off from other people ) and dull, plodding monologues. At this point in his career Tarantino seems content to rest on past glories, catering to his gushing and uncritical fanboys and their fawning adulation- oblivious to the fact that he's become a laughable hack in the process.

Jul 22, 2017

Part stage play, and part Reservoir Dogs, Agatha Christie mystery, and Hammer Horror, The Hateful Eight would be twice as effective if it were half as long. What genre film geeks turned directors like Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese don't realize is that part of those films' appeal is their efficiency, compared to bigger, more pretentious films. However, the twists in Eight are mostly worth waiting for, and even the bad acting is explained in the end. The standout performer is Jennifer Jason Leigh, an actress who steals every scene she is in.

Jun 10, 2017

First time, amazed mixed with disgust; Second time, fantastic!

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Jul 29, 2018

Minnie Mink: Hey, Dave, ask me if my ass is fat!

Sweet Dave: What?

Minnie Mink: Ask me if my ass is fat!

Sweet Dave: It is.

Minnie Mink: I said ask me.

Sweet Dave: Why?

Minnie Mink: Just do it!

Sweet Dave: Is your ass fat?

Minnie Mink: Oui. Look at that y'all, I can speak French.

May 03, 2016

"One of them fellas is not what he says he is."

May 03, 2016

"I want us to work out a signal system of communication. When I elbow you real hard in the face, that means shut up."

May 03, 2016

"That's the problem with old men. You can kick 'em down the stairs and say it's an accident, but you can't just shoot 'em."

Apr 14, 2016

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Jul 29, 2018

Violence: Blood and gun violence.

Jul 29, 2018

Coarse Language: Lots of bad language used.


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