Quentin Tarantino Shuts Journalist’s ‘Butt Down’ Over Violence Question [VIDEO]

Quentin Tarantino’s latest film “Django Unchained” has been getting tons of buzz since it was released a few weeks ago. Recently, the film has earned three Oscar nominations in addition to lots of controversy over racial epithets and the hallmark of Tarantino cinema—over-the-top violence.

So when a journalist from Britain’s Channel 4 News tried to ask Tarantino about a link between the violence in his films and real-life violence, Tarantino put him to shame and “shut his butt down.”

Tarantino told journalist Krishnan Guru-Murthy: “Don’t ask me a question like that — I’m not biting. I refuse your question.”

Guru-Murthy tried to bring it up again, but Tarantino used slavery analogy to stop him from talking about it: “I’m not your slave and you’re not my master. You can’t make me dance to your tune. I’m not a monkey.”

Watch the tense exchange between Tarantino and Guru-Murthy in this YouTube video starting at the 4:30 mark below:

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