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List of Quentin Tarantino Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Pulp Fiction (1994)
26
3
Pulp Fiction
R
26
3

This independent neo-noir crime film is widely considered the most influential American movie of the 1990s.  Peppered with pitch-black humor and strong violence, Pulp Fiction follows four interrelated stories—involving a boxer, a gangster and his wife—told out of chronological order.

Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen, Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay - Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay - Original
3. Django Unchained (2012)
22
4
Django Unchained
R
22
4

German dentist-turned-bounty-hunter Dr. King Schultz buys African-American slave Django, promising him freedom in exchange for leading Schultz to three outlaw Brittle brothers, overseers at the plantation of Django's former owner. Schultz subsequently enlists Django as his apprentice and accompanies him on a dangerous mission to free his wife Broomhilda, who was sold separately after the couple tried to escape.

Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay, Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay - Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay
4. Inglourious Basterds (2009)
19
5
Inglourious Basterds
R
19
5

A team of ruthless Jewish soldiers led by Allied officer Lieutenant Aldo Raine earns notoriety as 'Basterds' for scalping Nazi soldiers in German occupied France. After their meeting with undercover agent and German actress Bridget von Hammersmark ends poorly, their mission converges with the vengeful plan of theater owner Shosanna Dreyfus, whose Jewish family was executed by the Nazis.

Directed By:
5. Reservoir Dogs (1992)
16
3
Reservoir Dogs
TV-MA
16
3

This Quentin Tarantino's neo-noir crime thriller is considered a classic independent and cult film. It has a group of eight men who are a part of a jewellery heist; however, when things go awry and police show up, they begin to suspect the presence of an informant amongst them. The movie alternates between events before and after the robbery.

Starring:
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
6. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
17
3
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
R
17
3

The Bride, a former assassin, is severely wounded on her wedding day following an attack by her jealous ex-lover and father of her unborn child, accompanied by her former associates, members of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad. She wakes up from coma four years later and embarks on a deadly journey to avenge her lost child.

Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
7. Sin City (2005)
14
3
Sin City
R
14
3

Sin City tells four different but intertwined stories occurring in the fictional Basin City: an aging policeman saves a young girl from a pedophile and child-killer; a muscled brute avenges the death of his beloved; a man helps prostitutes from a corrupt cop, the abusive ex-boyfriend of his lover; and a poetic hitman who ties up loose ends.

Directed By:
Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino
8. Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
13
3
Kill Bill: Vol. 2
R
13
3

The second movie of the Kill Bill series sees the Bride carrying on with her vengeful pursuit of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad including Budd, Elle and her ex-lover and boss Bill. They had attempted to murder her and her unborn child. However, she is unaware that the child she presumes to be dead is alive and with Bill.

Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
9. The Hateful Eight (2015)
11
3
The Hateful Eight
R
11
3

The Quentin Tarantino directed Western thriller revolves around the bounty hunters Major Marquis Warren and John ‘The Hangman’ Ruth. They form an alliance to protect each other’s bounties. Things get brutally violent after they take refuge at Minnie's Haberdashery and attempts are made to rescue the fugitive Daisy, Warren’s bounty. 

Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
11. Jackie Brown (1997)
9
4
Jackie Brown
TV-MA
9
4

To make ends meet, a flight attendant working for a Mexican airline smuggles money into the United States for a weapons dealer and soon finds herself on the wrong side of the law. This crime film by Quentin Tarantino is adapted from the 1992 novel Rum Punch.

Starring:
Pam Grier, Robert De Niro, Chris Tucker, Michael Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Forster, Bridget Fonda
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
12. Grindhouse (2007)
8
3
Grindhouse
R
8
3

A tribute to the 1970s exploitation film, it has two horror feature films - Planet Terror and Death Proof. In the first movie, there is a fierce struggle between the blood thirsty zombies and determined humans who want to survive. In the second movie, a psychopath Hollywood stuntman kills young women by using his death proof car. The movie also features fake exploitation trailers.

Starring:
Danny Trejo, Josh Brolin, Rosario Dawson, Lucy Punch, Will Arnett, Udo Kier, Marley Shelton
Directed By:
13. Death Proof (2007)
7
3
Death Proof
7
3

Three friends on their way to a vacation meet a strange stuntman Mike. He offers to give lift to another of their friend, Pam, in his Death Proof stunt car and kills her. Later he kills the three friend by hitting their car. Fourteen months later, he picks up another set of girls as his target; however what he does not expect is a fierce fightback.

Starring:
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kurt Russell, Eli Roth, Marley Shelton, Rosario Dawson, Rose McGowan, Zoë Bell
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
14. Four Rooms (1995)
7
3
Four Rooms
R
7
3

This black comedy anthology has four stories connected by Ted, the lone man on the front desk of the once famous Hollywood hotel, Mon Signor. On the New Year's Eve — the first night of his duty — his job gets exceedingly challenging as he has to assist a coven of witches, deal with a domestic fight with a gun wielding husband, baby sit two mischievous gangster children and judge a drunken bet.

Starring:
Jennifer Beals, Kathy Griffin, Marisa Tomei, Tamlyn Tomita, Valeria Golino, Tim Roth, Salma Hayek
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino, Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell
15. My Best Friend's Birthday (1987)
4
3
My Best Friend's Birthday
4
3
Starring:
Allen Garfield, Craig Hamann, Crystal Shaw Martell, Al Harrell
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino

Movies (Actor)

1. Pulp Fiction (1994)
50
7
Pulp Fiction
R
50
7

This independent neo-noir crime film is widely considered the most influential American movie of the 1990s.  Peppered with pitch-black humor and strong violence, Pulp Fiction follows four interrelated stories—involving a boxer, a gangster and his wife—told out of chronological order.

Starring:
Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, John Travolta, Tim Roth, Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi, Ving Rhames
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen, Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay - Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay - Original
2. Django Unchained (2012)
37
7
Django Unchained
R
37
7

German dentist-turned-bounty-hunter Dr. King Schultz buys African-American slave Django, promising him freedom in exchange for leading Schultz to three outlaw Brittle brothers, overseers at the plantation of Django's former owner. Schultz subsequently enlists Django as his apprentice and accompanies him on a dangerous mission to free his wife Broomhilda, who was sold separately after the couple tried to escape.

Starring:
Jamie Foxx, Don Johnson, Kerry Washington, Bruce Dern, Robert Carradine, Franco Nero, Jonah Hill
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay, Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay - Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay
3. Reservoir Dogs (1992)
27
6
Reservoir Dogs
TV-MA
27
6

This Quentin Tarantino's neo-noir crime thriller is considered a classic independent and cult film. It has a group of eight men who are a part of a jewellery heist; however, when things go awry and police show up, they begin to suspect the presence of an informant amongst them. The movie alternates between events before and after the robbery.

Starring:
Steven Alexander Wright, Tim Roth, Steve Buscemi, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
4. Grindhouse (2007)
11
4
Grindhouse
R
11
4

A tribute to the 1970s exploitation film, it has two horror feature films - Planet Terror and Death Proof. In the first movie, there is a fierce struggle between the blood thirsty zombies and determined humans who want to survive. In the second movie, a psychopath Hollywood stuntman kills young women by using his death proof car. The movie also features fake exploitation trailers.

Starring:
Danny Trejo, Josh Brolin, Rosario Dawson, Lucy Punch, Will Arnett, Udo Kier, Marley Shelton
Directed By:
5. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
13
5
From Dusk Till Dawn
R
13
5

To secure a safe passage over the Mexican border, violent criminals—Seth and Richie Gecko—abduct Jacob Fuller, a pastor and his two children Scott and Kate. After crossing the border, they halt at a bar that turns out to be full of blood sucking vampires. The five now must join hands to survive till it is dawn.

Role:
Richard Gecko
Starring:
Salma Hayek, Juliette Lewis, Kelly Preston, George Clooney, Danny Trejo, Harvey Keitel
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez
6. Planet Terror (2007)
11
4
Planet Terror
11
4

A small town in rural Texas turns into a nightmare when its inhabitants are infected by a deadly biochemical agent and transformed into zombies. Dancer Cherry Darling who replaces her lost leg with an assault rifle and grenade launcher teams up with survivors to fight off the zombies while the infection spreads worldwide. 

Starring:
Corey Burton, Rose McGowan, Danny Trejo, Marley Shelton, Bruce Willis, Josh Brolin, Michael Biehn
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez
7. Desperado (1995)
10
4
Desperado
R
10
4

Following the events of the first film, El Mariachi, former musician and gunslinger, arrives at a small Mexican border town looking for local drug lord Bucho and immediately engages in a gunfight with Bucho's goons. With an infuriated Bucho ready to retaliate, El Mariachi teams up with beautiful bookstore owner Carolina to free the town from the don's clutches.

Starring:
Antonio Banderas, Enrique Iglesias, Salma Hayek, Danny Trejo, Steve Buscemi, Joaquim de Almeida, Cheech Marin
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez
8. Death Proof (2007)
11
5
Death Proof
11
5

Three friends on their way to a vacation meet a strange stuntman Mike. He offers to give lift to another of their friend, Pam, in his Death Proof stunt car and kills her. Later he kills the three friend by hitting their car. Fourteen months later, he picks up another set of girls as his target; however what he does not expect is a fierce fightback.

Starring:
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kurt Russell, Eli Roth, Marley Shelton, Rosario Dawson, Rose McGowan, Zoë Bell
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
9. Four Rooms (1995)
8
4
Four Rooms
R
8
4

This black comedy anthology has four stories connected by Ted, the lone man on the front desk of the once famous Hollywood hotel, Mon Signor. On the New Year's Eve — the first night of his duty — his job gets exceedingly challenging as he has to assist a coven of witches, deal with a domestic fight with a gun wielding husband, baby sit two mischievous gangster children and judge a drunken bet.

Starring:
Jennifer Beals, Kathy Griffin, Marisa Tomei, Tamlyn Tomita, Valeria Golino, Tim Roth, Salma Hayek
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino, Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell
10. She's Funny That Way (2014)
6
4
She's Funny That Way
6
4

She’s Funny That Way is a comedy film which tells the story of a playwright, who is beginning a new project, but things get complicated when on the set, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover and the actress working in the production who is a former call girl.     

Starring:
Jennifer Aniston, Imogen Poots, Owen Wilson, Richard Lewis, Will Forte, Rhys Ifans, Jennifer Esposito
Directed By:
Peter Bogdanovich
11. Sukiyaki Western Django (2007)
5
3
Sukiyaki Western Django
R
5
3

A gunfighter arrives at a town that has been ripped apart by rival gangs and their wars, as they are on the hunt for a treasure. He offers to help them in their hunt, but the stranger seems to have an agenda of his own.

Starring:
Hideaki Itô, Masanobu Andô, Kôichi Satô, Kaori Momoi
Directed By:
12. Sleep with Me (1994)
5
3
Sleep with Me
R
5
3
Starring:
Parker Posey, Thomas Gibson, Alexandra Hedison, Eric Stoltz, Todd Field, Meg Tilly, Susan Traylor
Directed By:
Rory Kelly
13. My Best Friend's Birthday (1987)
4
3
My Best Friend's Birthday
4
3
Role:
Clarence Pool
Starring:
Allen Garfield, Craig Hamann, Crystal Shaw Martell, Al Harrell
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
14. Little Nicky (2000)
5
5
Little Nicky
PG-13
5
5

Furious that their father thinks they are not fit enough to rule the Hell, Satan’s two elder sons come down to the earth to create another Hell and while doing so they freeze the entrance of the Hell, knowing that it will cause their father’s body to decompose. Satan is now forced to rely on Nicky, his mild-mannered third son, to bring his errant brothers home before it is too late.  

Starring:
Adam Sandler, Reese Witherspoon, Kevin Nealon, Dana Carvey, Carl Weathers, Rob Schneider, Rodney Dangerfield
Directed By:
Steven Brill
15. Girl 6 (1996)
4
4
Girl 6
R
4
4
Starring:
Naomi Campbell, Richard Belzer, Spike Lee, Debi Mazar, Peter Berg, Madonna
Directed By:
16. The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
4
4
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz
TV-PG
4
4
Role:
Quentin Tarantino - Kermit's Director
Starring:
Queen Latifah, Jeffrey Tambor, David Alan Grier, Ashanti
Directed By:
Kirk R. Thatcher
17. Destiny Turns on the Radio (1995)
3
3
Destiny Turns on the Radio
R
3
3
Role:
Johnny Destiny
Starring:
Jim Belushi, David Cross, Dylan McDermott, James Le Gros, James Belushi
Directed By:
Jack Baran
18. God Said, 'Ha!' (1998)
7
3
God Said, 'Ha!'
PG-13
7
3
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Julia Sweeney
Directed By:
Julia Sweeney
19. Somebody to Love (1994)
4
3
Somebody to Love
R
4
3
Starring:
Rosie Perez, Stanley Tucci, Anthony Quinn, Sam Rockwell, Steve Buscemi, Harvey Keitel, Michael DeLorenzo
Directed By:
Alexandre Rockwell
20. Eddie Presley (1992)
4
3
Eddie Presley
4
3
Starring:
Bruce Campbell, Clu Gulager, Duane Whitaker, Robert Lowden
Directed By:
Jeff Burr
21. Leonard Cohen: Dance Me to the End of Love (1995)
4
3
Leonard Cohen: Dance Me to the End of Love
4
3
Role:
Groom
Starring:
Sylvia Binsfeld, Nick Rafter, Laura Bradley, Marc Anthony-Reynolds
Directed By:
Aaron A. Goffman

Narrator/Dubbing

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
19
5
Kill Bill: Vol. 2
R
19
5

The second movie of the Kill Bill series sees the Bride carrying on with her vengeful pursuit of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad including Budd, Elle and her ex-lover and boss Bill. They had attempted to murder her and her unborn child. However, she is unaware that the child she presumes to be dead is alive and with Bill.

Role:
Director's Voice (voice) (uncredited)
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Daryl Hannah, David Carradine, Lucy Liu, Vivica A. Fox, Julie Dreyfus
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
The Hateful Eight (2015)
16
4
The Hateful Eight
R
16
4

The Quentin Tarantino directed Western thriller revolves around the bounty hunters Major Marquis Warren and John ‘The Hangman’ Ruth. They form an alliance to protect each other’s bounties. Things get brutally violent after they take refuge at Minnie's Haberdashery and attempts are made to rescue the fugitive Daisy, Warren’s bounty. 

Role:
Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Starring:
Channing Tatum, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Kurt Russell, Samuel L. Jackson, Tim Roth, Bruce Dern, Walton Goggins
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
Jackie Brown (1997)
12
4
Jackie Brown
TV-MA
12
4

To make ends meet, a flight attendant working for a Mexican airline smuggles money into the United States for a weapons dealer and soon finds herself on the wrong side of the law. This crime film by Quentin Tarantino is adapted from the 1992 novel Rum Punch.

Role:
Answering Machine Voice (voice) (uncredited)
Starring:
Pam Grier, Robert De Niro, Chris Tucker, Michael Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Forster, Bridget Fonda
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
The Coriolis Effect (1994)
5
3
The Coriolis Effect
5
3
Role:
Panhandle Slim (voice)
Starring:
Jennifer Rubin, Corinne Bohrer, Dana Ashbrook, David Patch
Directed By:
Louis Venosta
Diary of the Dead (2007)
5
4
Diary of the Dead
R
5
4

Diary of the Dead is a found-footage horror film, which tells the story of a group of students who are trying to make a horror film, along with their professor. However, they soon run into real-life zombies, and one by one, they are all hunted down by the walking dead. 

Role:
Newsreader (voice) (uncredited)
Starring:
Guillermo del Toro, Simon Pegg, Martin Roach, Todd Schroeder, Laura de Carteret
Directed By:
George A. Romero

Animation Movies

Duck Dodgers
12
3
Duck Dodgers
TV-Y7
12
3
Starring:
Randy Savage, Mako Iwamatsu, Tom Kenny, Taylor Lautner, Tara Strong, Ed Asner, Burt Reynolds
Directed By:
Spike Brandt, Tony Cervone

TV Shows

The Golden Girls
16
4
The Golden Girls
TV-PG
16
4
Starring:
Alice Ghostley, Elinor Donahue, Fred Willard, Hal Linden, Mario Lopez, Bea Arthur, Peter Graves
Directed By:
Terry Hughes, Lex Passaris, Matthew Diamond, Jim Drake, Peter D. Beyt
ER
19
5
ER
TV-14
19
5
Starring:
Louise Fletcher, Rooney Mara, John Stamos, Armand Assante, Lea Salonga, Taraji P. Henson, Sally Field
Directed By:
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
23
7
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
TV-14
23
7
Starring:
Laura Vandervoort, Peter Stormare, Tracee Ellis Ross, Gilbert Gottfried, Ian Somerhalder, Alison Pill, Katherine McNamara
Directed By:
Kenneth Fink, Richard J. Lewis, Alec Smight, Danny Cannon, Brad Tanenbaum
Alias
16
5
Alias
TV-14
16
5
Starring:
Jonathan Banks, Peggy Lipton, Joel Grey, Michael K. Williams, Ricky Gervais, Angela Bassett, Bradley Cooper
Directed By:
Ken Olin, Lawrence Trilling, Jack Bender, Daniel Attias, J.J. Abrams
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series
9
4
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series
TV-MA
9
4
Starring:
Demi Lovato, Eiza González, William Gary Busey, Ana de la Reguera, Don Johnson, Danny Trejo, D.J. Cotrona
Directed By:
Robert Rodriguez, Joe Menendez, Dwight H. Little, Eduardo Sánchez, Alejandro Brugués
All-American Girl
6
3
All-American Girl
6
3
Starring:
Mariska Hargitay, Jack Black, Margaret Cho, Amy Hill
Directed By:
Terry Hughes
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
8
4
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
TV-14
8
4
Starring:
Ben Affleck, Catherine Zeta-Jones, John Krasinski, Matthew McConaughey, Jimmy Kimmel, Matt Damon, Rob Zombie
Directed By:
Reservoir Dogs: Sundance Institute 1991 June Film Lab (1991)
6
3
Reservoir Dogs: Sundance Institute 1991 June Film Lab
6
3
Starring:
Steve Buscemi, David Jensen
Directed By:
Quentin Tarantino
Vegetables (1989)
4
3
Vegetables
4
3
Directed By:
Laura Lovelace
#15SecondScare
4
3
#15SecondScare
4
3
Starring:
Brian C. Chenworth, Breeanna Judy, Ellen Smith
Directed By:
Wesley Alley, Steven Shea, Andy Paige
From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter (1999)
4
5
From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter
R
4
5
Starring:
Danny Trejo, Michael Parks, Temuera Morrison, Lennie Loftin, Marco Leonardi, Rebecca Gayheart
Directed By:
P.J. Pesce
From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (1999)
4
5
From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money
R
4
5
Starring:
Tiffani Thiessen, Bruce Campbell, Danny Trejo, Robert Patrick, Bo Hopkins, Duane Whitaker, Muse Watson
Directed By:
Scott Spiegel

Special Appearance/Cameo

Inglourious Basterds (2009)
19
4
Inglourious Basterds
R
19
4

A team of ruthless Jewish soldiers led by Allied officer Lieutenant Aldo Raine earns notoriety as 'Basterds' for scalping Nazi soldiers in German occupied France. After their meeting with undercover agent and German actress Bridget von Hammersmark ends poorly, their mission converges with the vengeful plan of theater owner Shosanna Dreyfus, whose Jewish family was executed by the Nazis.

Role:
First Scalped Nazi / American Soldier in 'Pride of Nation' (uncredited)
Starring:
Christoph Waltz, Diane Kruger, Eli Roth, Mike Myers, Michael Fassbender, Harvey Keitel, Rod Taylor
Directed By:
Curdled (1996)
4
3
Curdled
R
4
3
Role:
Richard Gecko (uncredited)
Starring:
Lois Chiles, Kelly Preston, Bruce Ramsay, William Baldwin, Barry Corbin
Directed By:
Reb Braddock

Quentin Tarantino Awards

Academy Awards
Django Unchained Best Writing, Original Screenplay 2013
Pulp Fiction Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen 1995
Golden Globe Awards
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood Best Screenplay - Motion Picture 2020
Django Unchained Best Screenplay - Motion Picture 2013
Pulp Fiction Best Screenplay - Motion Picture 1995
BAFTA Awards
Django Unchained Best Original Screenplay 2013
Pulp Fiction Best Screenplay - Original 1995