Quentin Tarantino's "Hateful Eight" will saddle up and ride out after all.
Tarantino, who was at the convention to promote his upcoming "Django/Zorro" comic book, said during an audience Q&A, "Yeah, we're going to be doing 'The Hateful Eight,'" according to IGN. He added, "We weren't sure about it, but I just decided just now."
The film is about a mistrustful group of motley characters — including two competing bounty hunters, a renegade Confederate soldier and a female prisoner — stranded by a blizzard in a saloon in the middle of nowhere.
Tarantino's announcement confirmed widespread speculation that the
In the weeks that followed, Tarantino also became embroiled in a legal dispute with
In April, he directed a staged reading of "The Hateful Eight" with an all-star cast — including
Two weeks ago, Russell told "Good Day Philadelphia" that "The Hateful Eight" could start shooting early next year.
Tarantino's "Hateful Eight" announcement wasn't the only movie news to emerge from Comic-Con over the weekend. "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1" and "Mad Max: Fury Road" both released trailers, "Godzilla 2" named its next monsters, and
Marvel provided a peek at "Avengers: Age of Ultron," announced a 2017 release date for "Guardians of the Galaxy 2" and dished about "Ant-Man."
DC, meanwhile, showed the first photo of