While the rumor of a Quentin Tarantino Star Trek movie has intrigued for some time now, the director doesn’t think he’ll be onboard.
Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek movie project won't likely leave its proverbial spaceport of scripting. – At least, that’s what the director himself expresses of the long-rumored project in a recent interview, fresh off Oscar nominations for his most recent outing, Once Upon a Time …in Hollywood.
The big screen project in question was to see Tarantino bring his own irreverently sociopathic “Pulp Fiction-y aspect” to the iconic sci-fi franchise to create an unprecedented (quite R-rated) amalgam of tropes, set to work off a script by Mark L. Smith, who wrote the Oscar-winning 2015 fact-based drama, The Revenant, and, more recently, 2018 WWII-era horror film, Overlord. However, when asked directly in an interview with Deadline about his status as a would-be Star Trek director,