Django Unchained is a 2012 American western movie directed by Quentin Tarantino. It is set in 1858. It stars Jamie Foxx as Django, Christoph Waltz as Dr. King Schultz, and Leonardo DiCaprio as Calvin. This comedy-drama focuses on the Deep South. There has been controversy related to its subject matter. Django Unchained was released on Christmas 2012 in the United States.