'Inglourious Basterds' Equals Happy Jews

Harvey Weinstein comments on Inglourious Basterds

Harvey Weinstein beams into Austin
Harvey Weinstein beams into Austin

Film distribution titan Harvey Weinstein spoke via satellite with John Pierson's Master Class at UT-Austin on Monday. Asked for comment about Quentin Tarantino's new war movie Inglourious Basterds, which will premiere in Cannes in a couple of weeks, Weinstein quipped: "There are gonna be a lot of happy Jews out there." Brad Pitt stars in the film as the leader of an American unit of Nazi killers. The film opens nationally on August 21.

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