Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Kill Bill Vol. 1 .
O-Ren Ishii's personal bodyguard. After "The Bride" annihilates everyone in the room, the big showdown with Go-Go takes place. This is one of the most exciting fight sequences in recent memory. Very tightly edited and fast-paced.
Chiaki Kuriyama. Chiaki Kuriyama is a teen idol in Japan.
How to walk. Quentin Tarantino wrote this script just for Uma Thurman, who also starred in "Pulp Fiction". Uma Karuna Thurman was born on April 29th, 1970 in Boston, Mass.
Practice. Martial arts great Sonny Chiba plays Hattori Hanzo. He is one of Japan's top TV and screen action stars.
A red cross. Elle is very upset that she is not allowed to give "The Bride" a lethal injection while in a coma. Bill wants her awake and able to fight when he kills her.
"When you grow up, if you still feel raw about it, I'll be waiting.". Vernita Green is upset that "The Bride" was named "The Black Mamba" by Bill. She thought that she should be called by that name. We don't get to see too much of Vernita because she is killed at the start of the movie.
The Man from Okinawa. The ultimate swordmaker is also a man with a conscience. He builds a sword to help "The Bride" exact her revenge on the murderers of her wedding party. He had sworn not to make another instrument of death, but changed his mind when he heard her story.
A spiked ball on a chain. The most vicious "schoolgirl" in the 21st century loves the spiked ball on a chain. Not only is the weapon spiked, but it also contains retractable knife edges. Nasty girl, but not tough enough for "The Bride".
To get a Hattori Hanzo sword. She goes to meet Hattori Hanzo, a man she has never met before, and to get one of his infamous swords, made from Japanese steel.
|O-Ren Ishii first encounters death at what age?||Kill Bill
9. In chapter 3 her parents are murdered by Matsumoto when she is only 9 years of age.
|What was The Bride's code name when she was a member of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad?||Kill Bill
Black Mamba. A Black Mamba is a green or black venomous tree snake.
|What is California Mountain Snake's real name (the character)?||Kill Bill
Elle Driver. She was given this code name because her character portrays all the qualities of a California Mountain Snake, which is vicious and sneaky.
|Who originally came up with the idea for the character The Bride?||Kill Bill
Uma Thurman. Uma Thurman actually came up with the idea for The Bride during the filming of "Pulp Fiction". It first started as an inside joke between Uma Thurman and Quentin Tarantino, that in the year 2003, "Uma Thurman would Kill Bill."
|How many chapters are there in "Kill Bill"?||Kill Bill
5. The following are the names of the 5 chapters:
Chapter 1: "2"
Chapter 2: "The Blood-Splattered Bride"
Chapter 3: "The Origin of O-Ren"
Chapter 4: "The Man from Okinawa"
Chapter 5: "Showdown at the House of Blue Leaves"
|Who plays the character O-Ren Ishii?||Kill Bill
Lucy Liu. Quentin Tarantino actually wrote the part specifically for Lucy Liu.
4 years. When The Bride first awakes from her coma, she realizes by the lines on her palms how long she has been in a coma, by determining her age.
the bride . Code name: Black Mamba. "In 2003, Uma Thurman is going to kill Bill." Catchy tagline. Her character is usually referred to as simply "The Bride" but if you watch carefully, you can see that her name is Beatrix. Of course, you don't officially find out her real name is Beatrix Kiddo until "Vol. 2".
knife weapons. As Vernita prepares coffee, The Bride mentions that, "Bill always said she was the best girl he'd ever seen with an edge weapon."
Sidewinder. We can see this on the Bride's "Death List Five."
|Did the movie "Kill Bill Vol. 1" or actors from that movie get nominated for any 2004 Golden Globe Awards?||For "Kill Bill" Fanatics
yes. Uma Thurman (coincidently a presenter of the nominations) was up for the Best Performance of an Actress in a Motion Picture- Drama category. She, along with Kelsey Grammar and Alicia Silverstone presented the nominations on December 18, 2003.
The Man from Okinawa. "The Showdown at the House of Blue Leaves" is a must-see! This twenty minute or so choreographed fight scene embodies what a true action climax should be.
warm Sake. Uma likes her Sake straight from Okinawa!
|Who was the first Crazy 88 member to attack The Bride after Sophie's unfortunate dismemberment? ||For "Kill Bill" Fanatics
Miki. Johnny Mo is the General of the Crazy 88. Tanaka simply lost his head in an encounter with O-Ren.
4. 'Nakia' being 4 years old is the same age that The Bride's baby-girl "would have been".
|Quentin uses the same character, played by the same actor, that he has used in another film he wrote the screenplay for. What was the other film?||"Kill Bill Vol.1" For Experts
From Dusk Till Dawn. Tarantino wrote the screenplay for "From Dusk Till Dawn" in two weeks, for $1500, in 1993. The Ezekial 25:17 speech from "Pulp Fiction" was originally written for "From Dusk Till Dawn"!
7. She say's it six times before :"The Origin of Oren", and once after.
yes. You see water dripping from his car when the Bride finally gets out.
Green. You can see his ring while he is talking to Elle Driver on the phone!
4 years. The Bride can tell this by reading the lines in her hands.
Huntsville, Texas. Buck is from of course "Huntsville, Texas".
Micheal Bowen played a cop in "Jackie Browne", and is not the sort of nurse you would want to have in "Kill Bill".
She was still alive.. After the Bride questions Sofie, she rolls her down the hill to the hospital. Bill comes sometime later to visit Sofie, and asks her what the Bride had questioned her about. Bill asks her if the Bride knew her daughter was still alive. Sofie reveals that she had not told the Bride.