Quentin Tarantino plays Roger Corman
Joe Dante Corman-Biopic „The Man With The Kaleidoscope Eyes“ ist jetzt bereits seit ein paar Jahren in Planung, soll demnächst tatsächlich in Produktion gehen und die Hauptrolle soll laut Aussage von Corman selbst niemand anderes als Quentin Tarantino spielen. Passt.
[Roger Corman] presently has four movies in production and is due to appear in a film about himself, in which one of his longtime fans, Quentin Tarentino, is to play him.
„It’s the story of how I made The Trip in the 1960s about LSD. It starred Jack Nicholson in one of his first roles and I took LSD so I knew what it was all about. It was very controversial but it was the only American picture invited to the Cannes Film Festival that year,“ he recalled with a laugh when we talked in Beverly Hills. „I have a cameo role in the movie about it, playing the executive who didn’t want me to make the film.