"Inglourious Basterds" was a major career boost for Quentin Tarantino, making him a big box office director again. The Tarantino top five moneymakers:

1. "Inglourious Basterds" (2009) $120 million.

2. "Pulp Fiction" (1994) $107 million.

3. "Kill Bill Volume One" (2003) $70 million.

4. "Kill Bill Volume Two" (2004) $66 million.

5. "Jackie Brown" (1997) $39 million.