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If you ask Nick Fury himself Samuel L. Jackson, heíll tell you that the success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe isnít due so much to the talent as it is for this other reason.
Quentin Tarantino peppers his movies with all manner of allusions and references, and apparently that approach extends to the way he directs his films as well, at least according to Samuel L. Jackson.
As it turns out, being the star of major motion pictures has benefits outside of fame and fortune, as one big star recently used making a movie as an excuse to get out of jury duty.
Itís hard to believe there was a time that Quentin Tarantino didnít just give Samuel L. Jackson whatever role he wanted, but the first time they met in a professional capacity, it did not go well for the actor.
If you thought the stories of making a movie with Samuel L. Jackson were interesting, wait until you read this latest story of how a case of mistaken identity would help Jackson nail one of his most iconic roles.
It isnít exactly surprising to see Samuel L. Jackson during a regular trip to the movie theater, as the guy regularly stars in multiple features each year and is a mainstay on the big screen. What you may not know, however, is that if you live in his neighborhood thereís actually a good chance that you could actually see him sitting just a few seats over from you at the local cineplex.
Quentin Tarantino has a twisted mind, and Samuel L. Jackson is one of the few who knows the lengths heís willing ó and unwilling ó to go. According to his own testimony, the actor performed such hard-to-watch actions in Django Unchained that they had to be cut from the film.
We've been talking about Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight for what seems like forever, but now the first trailer has rolled into town to offer our best look yet at this bloody Western. And it looks pretty spectacular. Watch the footage below.
Legendary Picturesí upcoming Kong: Skull Island is a film that is about as dark and mysterious as its titular location. The movie has had some difficulty lining up its cast, but now they have three great actors lined up.
Unbreakable starring Bruce Willis as the unbreakable man was released in 2000, and director M. Night Shyamalan and his actors are still talking about a sequel that may never happen. Mostly everyone seems to be on board, including Samuel L. Jackson.
Basically, we all just assumed that Nick Fury would have a role in Captain America: Civil War, whether small or significant. But it what Samuel L. Jackson said is true, then it may be years before we see the eye-patched warrior on screen in an MCU movie again.
Directors are notorious for going to great lengths to achieve a desired cinematic result, and on the set of The Hateful Eight, Quentin Tarantino took some extreme measures.
Back in 2012, writer/director Quentin Tarantino once again brought his incredible skills back to the big screen with Django Unchained. Naturally, weíre only more excited for his next cinematic adventure, which will be coming soon in the form of the violent new post-Civil War drama The Hateful Eight.
While Tomorrowland explores scientific curiosity along with that Walt Disney-inspired imagination, some thrilling surprises are surely in store, and now knowing that Samuel L. Jackson was almost in an awesome post-credits scene, Tomorrowland sounds even more enticing.
Letís meet each cast member, and rank their complete facial extravaganza, using a scale of 1 through 5 Ė with one being relatively fresh-faced, and 5 being Galdalf the Grey.
We've just been given our first look at 3 of Quentin Tarantino's Hateful Eight, and they all look magnificent.
Sam Jackson has been the connective tissue in movies like Captain America: The First Avenger, Iron Man 2, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the first Avengers movie and this monthís Age of Ultron. Because of Millarís creative stroke, Samuel L. Jackson has job security, and vaults filled with cash for the work he has done with Marvel.
Colin Firth has successfully become the next great aging action star in Kingsman: The Secret Service. Though weíre still waiting to see if 20th Century Fox will give the official green light for a sequel, director Matthew Vaughn already has some plans for it just in case.
While most fans of superhero movies admittedly watch both Marvel and DC films, it doesn't necessarily mean they don't have a strong opinion on their preferred universe. Turns out Samuel L. Jackson also has his own strong opinions on his superhero universe of choice, Marvel, and while he may have a more than a few obvious reasons for this, he definitely still raises a few interesting points.
Samuel L Jackson has teased that his run as Nick Fury might be coming to an end, as he only has two films left on his contract.