Tarantino and Rodriguez team up for Weinstein horror

Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez are teaming up with movie moguls Harvey and Bob Weinstein to create two-chapter horror film Grind.

The Pulp Fiction director will shoot a one hour segment, a slasher entitled Death Proof, while the other half, Planet Terror, will be a zombie-filled bonanza directed by Rodriguez.

The two-part structure is an homage to the classic 1970s horror double bills shown in 'Grindhouse' cinemas.

The movies will even feature fake trailers and advertisements between the two films for ultimate authenticity.

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