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Pulp Fiction
Director: Quentin Tarantino (Dir)
Release Date:   14 Oct 1994
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Cast:   John Travolta (Vincent Vega)  
    Samuel L. Jackson (Jules Winnfield)  
    Uma Thurman (Mia Wallace)  
    Harvey Keitel (The Wolf)  
    Tim Roth (Pumpkin)  
    Amanda Plummer (Honey Bunny)  

Production Company: A Band Apart  
  Jersey Films  
Production Text: A Film by Quentin Tarantino
Distribution Company: Miramax Film Corp. (The Walt Disney Company)
Director: Quentin Tarantino (Dir)
Producer: Lawrence Bender (Prod)
Writer: Quentin Tarantino (Wrt)
  Quentin Tarantino (Stories by)
  Roger Avary (Stories by)
Photography: Andrzej Sekula (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: David Wasco (Prod des)
Film Editor: Sally Menke (Ed)
Music: Karyn Rachtman (Mus supv)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Miramax Film Corp. 21/7/1995 dd/mm/yyyy PA704507

PCA NO: 33107
Physical Properties: Sd: Dolby Spectral Recording in selected theatres
  col: Eastman Color Films; Color by de luxe
  Widescreen/ratio: Filmed in Panavision

Genre: Comedy-drama
Sub-Genre: Crime

Note: Pulp Fiction was ranked 94th on AFI's 2007 100 Years…100 Movies--10th Anniversary Edition list of the greatest American films, up from the 95th position it held on the 1997 list. 

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   14 Oct 1994   Calendar, p. 1.
New York Times   23 Sep 1994   Section III, p. 1.
Variety   23 May 1994   p. 52.

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