Tarantino’s ’11 Picks

Love him or hate him, knows more about movies than you and all your stupid hipster friends. Here is QT’s top 11 list for 2011. You are free to snip and snark in the comment section. Quentin doesn’t care, he’s fonzie cool.

Thanks to indiewire for the hookup, original posted on tarantino.info.

And the QT’s for best film go to: 

  1. Midnight in Paris
  2. Rise of the Planet of the Apes
  3. Moneyball
  4. The Skin I Live In
  5. X-Men: First Class
  6. Young Adult
  7. Attack the Block
  8. Red State
  9. Warrior
  10. The Artist/Our Idiot Brother (tie)
  11. The Three Musketeers
Others he liked (in no particular order):
50/50, Beginners, Hugo, The Iron Lady, Carnage, Green Hornet, Green Lantern, Captain America, The Descendants,
My Week With Marilyn, Fast Five, Tree Of Life, The Hangover Part II, Mission Impossible 4, The Beaver, Contagion, The Sitter, War Horse

Best Director Awards go to:

Pedro Almodovar, Bennett Miller, , Jason Reitman, Michel Hazanavicious,

Best Original Screenplay QTs go to:

Midnight In Paris, Young Adult, Red State, Attack The Block, Our Idiot Brother, Beginners

Best Adapted Screenplay Picks are: 

Moneyball, The Skin I live In, Carnage, Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes, Hugo, X-Men: First Class



  1. Anonymous

    January 14, 2012 at 9:07 pm

    Tarantino or Paul-o?

  2. Joseph Nienstedt

    January 14, 2012 at 9:20 pm

    12 is not 11

  3. Anonymous

    January 15, 2012 at 12:24 am

    No Drive…. My favorite by far for 2011….

    • Nice Guy Eddie

      January 16, 2012 at 8:00 pm

      He actually had a “Nice try” list and Drive made that one.

      As bizarre as some of his picks are, Quentin rules and I can’t wait for Django Unchained.

  4. Gregory Cohen

    January 15, 2012 at 9:04 am

    An properly informed individual with an opinion … hmm. Refreshing

  5. cal5000

    January 16, 2012 at 1:41 am

    Has Ronnie B ever mentioned Tarantino to Armond White or is he afraid he might have to headbutt that sanctimonious prick?

  6. Anonymous

    January 17, 2012 at 1:39 am


  7. Anonymous

    January 20, 2012 at 10:20 am

    My favorite in ’11 – ANONYMOUS