Martin Scorsese and Quentin Tarantino have each been on the filmmaking sport for a very long time, with the previous making his cinematic debut in 1967 with Who’s That Knocking at My Door, and the latter delivering his first feature-length providing, Reservoir Canines, in 1992. Nonetheless, not solely is the latter’s filmography nowhere close to as massive as the previous’s, Tarantino has repeatedly mentioned that his subsequent film will likely be his ultimate one. Scorsese has now shared his ideas on Tarantino retiring from filmmaking after simply 10 films, which included him admitting that the 2 of them are constructed in a different way.
This subject got here up whereas Scorsese was talking with The Related Press about his newest film, Killers of the Flower Moon, which lastly premiered on the 2023 launch schedule this previous weekend. When the interviewer famous how Scorsese’s continued enthusiasm for making films means he should be “constructed in a different way” from somebody like Tarantino, who quickly needs to exit the enterprise, the person behind classics like Raging Bull and Goodfellas agreed with that assertion, but additionally laid out the important thing distinction between him and Tarantino:
He makes a superb level, as Quentin Tarantino has written all the function movies he’s directed, whereas Martin Scorsese has solely written a handful of scripts over his profession, and often as a joint effort with one other author. So in that sense, Scorsese is absolutely conscious that the 2 of them method filmmaking in a different way, and he needs he had the flexibility to craft whole tales purely by the written phrase, like Tarantino can do on high of directing.
Whereas it’s unclear when Tarantino’s final film, which is named The Film Critic, will come out, he’s presently 60 years previous, so assuming manufacturing will get underway comparatively quickly, he’ll be performed directing by the point he hits his mid-60s. In the meantime, at almost 81 years previous, Scorsese continues to be as enthusiastic as ever about placing collectively films, offered that the topic piques his curiosity. He defined:
Concerning The Film Critic, Quentin Tarantino revealed earlier this 12 months that it is going to be set in 1977 and be primarily based off an actual life critic who wrote critiques for a “porno rag” that Tarantino described as “a cross between early Howard Stern and what Travis Bickle could be if he had been a movie critic.” He’s additionally reportedly occupied with having John Travolta seem in it, in addition to fellow Pulp Fiction alum Bruce Willis, though the latter could be troublesome given his retirement from appearing attributable to frontotemporal dementia. As for Scorsese, with Killers of the Flower Moon out on the earth, his subsequent film is anticipated to be The Wager, an adaptation of the same-named nonfiction e-book that may retest him with Leonardo DiCaprio.
Head to your native theater now to see Killers of the Flower Moon, which was awarded 5 out of 5 stars in CinemaBlend’s overview. If you wish to stream Tarantino’s final film, As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood, you’ll want a Starz add-on to your Hulu subscription.