Quentin Tarantino: Definitive Guide To Homages, Influences And References

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Reservoir Dog‘s bizarre title was inspired by the French Louis Malle film Au Revoir Les Enfants (“Goodbye Children”). A story that Tarantino has recounted on a number of occasions reveals that whilst working as a video store clerk in L.A., an interaction with a customer lead to a mispronunciation that stuck.