Although Quentin Tarantino’s film “Django Unchained”is not Boston based, there is one fact that links the film to the Hub: James Remar, who plays Butch Pooch in the film, was born in Boston in 1953. Fans of his work may also know him from the critically-acclaimed show “Dexter,” where he plays Harry Morgan. “Django Unchained” is up for five Academy Awards.
Nominations for “Django Unchained”: Best picture, best supporting actor (Christoph Waltz), best original screenplay, best cinematography, best sound editing.
Pictured: Jamie Foxx and Waltz in “Django Unchained.”