TITLE

Venice eats up spaghetti Westerns

AUTHOR(S)
VIVARELLI, NICK
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/26/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that "Sukiyaki Western Django," Japanese director Takashi Miike's tribute to spaghetti Westerns, will world premiere in competition at the 2007 Venice Film Festival in Italy. The film is inspired by "Django," the 1965 spaghetti Western directed by Sergio Corbucci. "Sukiyaki Western Django" features a Quentin Tarantino cameo. Miike is best known for his suspense thrillers and yakuza films.
ACCESSION #
25957531

 

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