1. He is one of our most accomplished, ambitious, talented, essential modern filmmakers.
2. His films tend not to do as much for me as they do my colleagues.
This brings us to The Hateful Eight, which I reviewed for Screen International. I am convinced I need a second viewing to fully absorb it. And I am also fairly certain that it's another QT joint that is audacious but not entirely satisfying. You can read my review here.