Quentin Tarantino’s film shows the declining Western-style actor named Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his stunt double, factotum, and friend Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt). His works are action movies (including a Second World War film in which he uses a flamethrower to incinerate a bunch of Nazis), but he’s most famous as the star of a TV Western series, “Bounty Law. Now, he stars as a guest actor and is the villain, audiences are being conditioned to find him unsympathetic, and therefore un-star-like.
Rick’s house is set right next door to Rick live a newlywed couple, Sharon Tate (Margot Robbie) and Roman Polanski (Rafal Zawierucha), whose presence sparks Rick’s dream of a role in one of the famous director’s movies. Tarantino showcases a series of iconic moments that leap out of the film, ready-made to be excerpted in trailers and impressed in viewers’ memory.
The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and earned $374 million worldwide and received critical acclaim for screenplay and direction, acting, cinematography, costume design, production values, and soundtrack. American Film Institute and National Board of Review chose the film as one of the top ten films of the year. The film also got Ten nominations at 92nd Academy Awards for Best Picture and won Best Supporting Actor to Brad Pitt and Best Production Design . It aslon received Best Motion Picture -Musical or Comedy at Golden Globes Awards.