When he was asked about the link between movie violence and real life violence, he abruptly answered, “Don’t ask me questions like that. I’m not biting. I refuse your question.”
Yikes. The interview proceeded but not much longer before the director became increasingly more aggressive:
“I’m not your slave and you’re not my master. You can’t make me dance to your tune. I’m not your monkey.”
The interview pretty much was over, as he refused to say anything else about his movie. He then attempted to end it by shouting, “I’m shutting your butt down!”
Cultural responsibility and violence are Tarantino’s hot button topics.
Watch the tense back and forth here: