It’s hard to talk about Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon A Time ... In Hollywood” without beginning at the film’s conclusion.
Not to play too much of a spoiler but there’s a moment leading up to the movie’s final set piece where Brad Pitt’s stuntman Cliff Booth is caught off guard in a 3-to-1 disadvantage against a trio of would-be killers. Surrounded by people a third his age, the aging Booth doesn’t flinch as they encroach on him wielding knives and sinister glares. He fights back.