"Django Unchained" (2012)
The Plot: Set in the South two years before the Civil War, Django Unchained stars Academy Award®-winner Jamie Foxx as Django, a slave whose brutal history with his former owners lands him face-to-face with German-born bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz (Academy Award®-winner Christoph Waltz). Schultz is on the trail of the murderous Brittle brothers, and only Django can lead him to his bounty. The unorthodox Schultz acquires Django with a promise to free him upon the capture of the Brittles – dead or alive.
Success leads Schultz to free Django, though the two men choose not to go their separate ways. Instead, Schultz seeks out the South’s most wanted criminals with Django by his side. Honing vital hunting skills, Django remains focused on one goal: finding and rescuing Broomhilda (Kerry Washington), the wife he lost to the slave trade long ago.
Django and Schultz’s search ultimately leads them to Calvin Candie (Academy Award®-nominee Leonardo DiCaprio), the proprietor of “Candyland,” an infamous plantation. Exploring the compound under false pretenses, Django and Schultz arouse the suspicion of Stephen (Academy Award®-nominee Samuel L. Jackson), Candie’s trusted house slave. Their moves are marked, and a treacherous organization closes in on them. If Django and Schultz are to escape with Broomhilda, they must choose between independence and solidarity, between sacrifice and survival…
Quentin Tarantino outdoes himself with this bloody Western featuring an incredibly talented ensemble.
Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, and Samuel L Jackson pictures.
Interview with Jamie Foxx
Jamie Foxx suggested lyrics for song for the soundtrack, and he chatted about that as well as what it was like be play Kerry Washington's husband for a second time in this interview from Comic Con.
Christoph Waltz Sort of Talks About "Django Unchained"
Christoph Waltz did he best to not really talk about the film he was doing the interview to talk about.
A list of the actors and crew, running time, release date, and MPAA rating.
Kerry Washington Interview
Kerry Washington tells us why everyone wants to work with Quentin Tarantino, having Jamie Foxx play her husband once again, and having to learn a foreign language for this Western.
Poster tagline: "Life, liberty and the pursuit of vengeance"
Check out Jamie Foxx and Christoph Waltz as an unlikely pair of bounty hunters.