Originally Posted by clrj3514
You should understand that Pulp Fiction really paved the way for many certain types of filmmaking and storytelling in Hollywood
that are commonplace today. So against the backdrop of cinema 2013, it's not particularly special. The dialogue, as you mentioned, still stands out because, well it's just damn good. However , Tarantino was really responsible for bringing a lot of things into vogue in Hollywood
. If you're wondering why I use italics there it's simply because Tarantino took his cues from many different types, styles and nationalities of films. Thats not all there is to him but he is a student of film as opposed to being a film student, if you follow.