The Things They Say:

“Part of the thing that f**ks with all those people who criticise Quentin… is that they don’t take into account that Quentin’s mom used to go to work and leave him with this black guy downstairs, who would take him to these blaxploitation movies. That’s his formative cinema life – he loves those movies. It’s part of him.” Samuel L. Jackson explains why his director pal Quentin Tarantino makes movies with strong black themes and characters.