Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is the ninth feature length film from writer and director Quentin Tarantino. Reservoir Dogs (1992) was his first feature film.
Set in Los Angeles in the summer of 1969, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is a story that takes place in Los Angeles in 1969, at the height of hippy Hollywood. The two lead characters are Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio), former star of a western TV series, and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt). Both are struggling to make it in a Hollywood they don’t recognize anymore. But Rick has a very famous next-door neighbor…Sharon Tate.
Margot Robbie plays Sharon Tate. Burt Reynolds, Dakota Fanning, Tim Roth, Luke Perry, Damian Lewis, Kurt Russell, Emile Hirsch, Clifton Collins Jr., James Marsden, Timothy Olyphant, Zoe Bell, Michael Madsen and Kurt Russel, also co-star in Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.
Al Pacino stars as Marvin Shwarz — Leonardo DiCaprio’s character’s agent in the film.
In addition, Damian Lewis plays acting icon Steve McQueen, Luke Perry is Scotty Lancer, Emile Hirsch is hairstylist Jay Sebring, Dakota Fanning is Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme — a member of the Manson family — Clifton Collins is Ernesto the Mexican Vaquero, Keith Jefferson is Land Pirate Keith, and Nicholas Hammond is legendary director Sam Wanamaker.