Why to Watch - Inglourious Basterds

This movie has it all: suspenseful directing, a star studded cast with epic lines, and of course, insane Nazi killing action. The only person who doesn’t like this movie is some really old guy in Argentina that kind of looks like Adolf Hitler–wait a minute…



Inglourious Basterds (2009) Adventure, Drama, War | 153min | August 21, 2009 (United States) 8.3
Director: Quentin TarantinoWriter: Quentin TarantinoStars: Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Eli RothSummary: In German-occupied France, young Jewish refugee Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the slaughter of her family by Colonel Hans Landa. Narrowly escaping with her life, she plots her revenge several years later when German war hero Fredrick Zoller takes a rapid interest in her and arranges an illustrious movie premiere at the theater she now runs. With the promise of every major Nazi officer in attendance, the event catches the attention of the "Basterds", a group of Jewish-American guerrilla soldiers led by the ruthless Lt. Aldo Raine. As the relentless executioners advance and the conspiring young girl's plans are set in motion, their paths will cross for a fateful evening that will shake the very annals of history. —The Massie Twins


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