Kill Bill: Vol. 1 | 2003

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

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Main Plot

A former assassin, known as The Bride, wakes up from a coma and seeks revenge on her former allies who betrayed her on her wedding day. Armed with a list of targets, she sets out to eliminate each one in her quest for vengeance. As she closes in on her enemies, The Bride faces off against deadly adversaries in intense and bloody battles. Along the way, her violent past is revealed through flashbacks that provide insight into her motivations. With each kill, she gets closer to the leader of the group who wronged her, culminating in a final showdown that will determine the fate of her quest for revenge.


  • The character is Beatrix Kiddo, also known as The Bride. She seeks revenge on her former colleagues who betrayed her and left her for dead on her wedding day.
  • Bill, the leader of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad and former lover of the protagonist, seeks revenge on the Bride after she tries to leave the group.
  • Daryl Hannah plays the character Elle Driver, a member of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad who seeks revenge on The Bride for her betrayal and attempted murder.

Ending Explained

In the conclusion of "Kill Bill: Vol. 1," the Bride, played by Uma Thurman, successfully eliminates two of her former Deadly Viper Assassination Squad colleagues, O-Ren Ishii and Vernita Green. She then sets her sights on the next target, Elle Driver, but is ambushed by Bill himself. The movie ends with Bill shooting the Bride in the head, leaving her in a coma. The conclusion of "Kill Bill: Vol. 1" sets the stage for the sequel, "Kill Bill: Vol. 2," where the Bride seeks revenge on Bill and the remaining members of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad. The ending leaves viewers with a cliffhanger, wondering about the fate of the Bride and how she will ultimately confront Bill. Quentin Tarantino's signature style of non-linear storytelling and graphic violence is evident throughout the film, building tension and anticipation for the next installment.

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