A botched robbery indicates a police informant, and the pressure mounts in the aftermath at a warehouse. Crime begets violence as the survivors -- veteran Mr. White, newcomer Mr. Orange, psychopathic parolee Mr. Blonde, bickering weasel Mr. Pink and Nice Guy Eddie -- unravel.

  1. Quentin Tarantino

    Director, Writer

  2. Roger Avary


Top Billed Cast

  1. Harvey Keitel

    Harvey Keitel

    Mr. White / Larry Dimmick

  2. Tim Roth

    Tim Roth

    Mr. Orange / Freddy Newandyke

  3. Michael Madsen

    Michael Madsen

    Mr. Blonde / Vic Vega

  4. Chris Penn

    Chris Penn

    "Nice Guy" Eddie Cabot

  5. Steve Buscemi

    Steve Buscemi

    Mr. Pink

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 21, 1992


  • September 8, 1992


  • October 12, 1992


  • October 23, 1992
    Theatrical (limited)


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue -



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