For two decades now, director Quentin Tarantino has been delivering some of the most hyped and action packed films that has transformed the creative mind into a household name, culminating in an Academy Award Best Picture nod for his last feature Inglourious Basterds. Now, Tarantino is prepping to travel even further back in time this winter with his latest filmDjango Unchained which has received plenty of buzz thus far.
But it seems Lionsgate wants to mix an anniversary with the chatter for Tarantino’s new film as they have just announced that you will be able to own some of the most influential films of the director/writer’s filmography just in time for the holidays.
The studio has just announced Tarantino XX: An 8-Film Collection, which collects every single one of Tarantino’s original efforts since Reservoir Dogs along with the classic True Romancewhich Tarantino penned the screenplay for. And if that wasn’t enough, the box art is from the high in demand artist who has sold millions of posters online: Mondo.
For more information, including price and the list of films, see the price release below along with the cover art (click for a larger look):
CELEBRATE 20 YEARS OF FILMMAKING WITH the ultimate blu-ray set
Includes 8 Groundbreaking Films – From Tarantino’s Debut in RESERVOIR DOGS to His Most Recent Academy Award® Nominated Film, INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS – Arriving on November 20th
SANTA MONICA, CA (September 17, 2012) – Celebrating Quentin Tarantino’s legendary filmmaking, Lionsgate and Miramax are proud to present the Tarantino XX: 8-Film Collection, arriving on Blu-ray Disc November 20th.
Tarantino XX contains eight films chosen by Tarantino to illustrate the first 20 years of his career, featuring the films that helped define his early success, including Reservoir Dogs, True Romance, Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, Kill Bill Vol. 1, Kill Bill Vol. 2, Death Proof and Inglourious Basterds. To complete the stunning high definition 10-disc set, the Tarantino XX: 8-Film Collection also features two discs with five hours of all-new bonus material, highlighted by a critics’ retrospective on Tarantino’s groundbreaking catalog of films and “20 Years of Filmmaking” that contains interviews with critics, stars and other masters of cinema.
Tarantino XX: 8-Film Collection showcases one of the most innovative filmmakers of our time and is a must-have for serious film fans, as Tarantino’s highly-anticipated new film, Django Unchained, prepares to hit theaters. Honoring the 20th anniversary of Reservoir Dogs – the cultural milestone that brought Tarantino to the forefront as a cinematic legend – the collection is highlighted by recurring appearances from celebrated actors including Uma Thurman (Pulp Fiction, Kill Bill), Samuel L. Jackson (Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, Kill Bill), Tim Roth (Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction) and Steve Buscemi (Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction), and also includes starring performances from iconic actors such as Brad Pitt (Inglourious Basterds), Pam Grier (Jackie Brown) and Robert Forster (Jackie Brown).
Tarantino XX on Blu-ray also features striking, original artwork designed and illustrated by MONDO (www.mondotees.com). Housed in collectible packaging, the Tarantino XX: 8-Film Collection will be available for the suggested retail price of $119.99.
Django Unchained hits theaters on Christmas Day.