TGB Episode 62: The Continuing Hilarity (Guest: Writer Brian Truitt)
by Tim Buel
May 25, 2011
On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim and Jeremy are joined by writer/journalist Brian Truitt from USA Today/Weekend to go through their latest Picks of the Week, the newest DVD & Blu-Ray releases, talk through new trailers for the animated Adventures of Tintin, Rod Lurie's remake of Straw Dogs and Disney's The Muppets movie, plus respond to a listener voicemail and much more! The topic of the night was comedy sequels, in honor of The Hangover Part 2 hitting theaters this week. The guys talk over the elements of a good comedic sequel, and also talk through the unfortunate ones that weren't up to snuff.
The Golden Briefcase is also broadcast LIVE on Tuesday nights starting at 7:30PM (PST). You can listen in via our Ustream page or by visiting our own live page right here on FS. The podcast is just as fun to listen to live while it's being recorded, with plenty of special guests, so I suggest you tune in the next time it records!
Download #62 or Listen Now:
Brian Truitt: @briantruitt
Picks of the Week:
Pick of the Week: 5:37
New Releases: 18:22
Trailer Watch: Tintin: 28:43
Trailer Watch: Straw Dogs: 34:43
Trailer Watch: The Muppets: 40:44
Mailbag: Things to Look For: 45:17
Main Topic: Comedy Sequels: 51:48
The Golden Briefcase is:
Any and all feedback, compliments, topic discussions, contest entries and yes, hate mail, can be sent directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. We would LOVE to hear from you! Thank you for listening to the show.