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Pulp Fiction – Opening Theme (Dick Dale and His Del Tones – Miserlou)



Pulp Fiction is a 1994 crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino, who cowrote its screenplay with Roger Avary. The film is known for its rich, eclectic dialogue, ironic mix of humor and violence, nonlinear storyline, and host of cinematic allusions and pop culture references. The film was nominated for seven Oscars, including Best Picture; Tarantino and Avary won for Best Original Screenplay. It was also awarded the Palme d’Or at the 1994 Cannes Film Festival. A major critical and commercial success, it revitalized the career of its leading man, John Travolta, who received an Academy Award nomination, as did costars Samuel L. Jackson and Uma Thurman.

What? It’s just fiction…pulp fiction and a good one too! Not an assembly line movie, not a conveyor belt movie but the opposite: Totally non-linear, great small conversation and great soundtrack, great actors, great performance. Nice to remember and mention it.

Enjoy!