Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
USA / English
"In the year 2003, Uma Thurman will kill Bill "The Bride wakes up after a long coma. The baby that she carried before entering the coma is gone. The only thing on her mind is to have revenge on the assassination team that betrayed her - a team she was once part of.
Probably Tarantino's most universal movie to date, with a little less
character dependency than most of his films and a more linear approach
than usual, Kill Bill Volume 1 is a great place to start for anyone new
to his movies. I don't mean to imply this is a shallow film (far from
it), i simply found it easier on the mind than Tarantino's other
Uma Thurman, left for dead by her ex-boyfriend (Bill) doesn't die and
begins her quest for vengeance, by hunting down Bill's gang members in
a search for Bill. Armed with a Samurai sword and a deadly blend of
martial arts skills, Uma delivers action, violence and passion as she
plays out the character with beautiful precision.
Need i say, this is excellently directed, brilliantly scripted and
cast, and should be in everyone's Tarantino collection.
10/10 Second only to Pulp Fiction. Although it has wider appeal (I