United Kingdom: October 21 1995
United States: October 14 1994
Ranking: 311 out of 16,160 movies (up 17)
Ranked #9 in list 'The best movies ever'
The film is narrated in a non linear form. The main story is about Vincent Vega (John Travolta) and Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson), two hired murderers who have the mission of getting back a mysterious briefcase. Vincent confesses Jules that their boss, Marsellus Wallace (Ving Rhames) asked him to take care of his wife Mia (Una Thurman) while he is away, but he will have to be careful because it is rumored that he killed a man for touching his wife's feet. On the other side, Butch Coolidge (Bruce Willis), a boxer, is paid by Marsellus to lose on purpose in his next fight, but he ends up killing his opponent, so he has to run away from town. And last, the situation of the dinner, where a woman and his husband are trying to rob it. The film is written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and it is considered one of the most important films of the modern age of cinema. It won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes film festival in 1994 and won an Oscar for best screenplay.