TGB Episode 180: Traveling Through Life with the Coen Brothers

December 5, 2013

The Golden Briefcase - Coen Brothers

On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, hosts Tim and Jeremy go through their latest picks of the week, the newest DVD & Blu-ray releases and much more. The main topic of the night was an in-depth discussion on the films of Joel & Ethan Coen, better known as the Coen Brothers, in honor of their latest film Inside Llewyn Davis in limited release this weekend. The guys talk over the Coens as a unit in regards to their storytelling, collaborations with cinematographers and overall legacy as American filmmakers. They also divulge their favorites of the Coen's filmography and where they'd like to see the duo work next. Enjoy!

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Previous Episode: Films of Fatherhood (Guest: Alan 'Nordling' Cerny)

Picks of the Week:

Jeremy: Before Midnight / Magnolia / The Prestige
Tim: Europa Report / Event Horizon / KEN mode - "Entrench"

DVD/Blu-Rays Released:

Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (Barrel)
Disney's Mary Poppins (Blu-ray)
The Wolverine
Drinking Buddies
All the Boys Love Mandy Lane
Frenzy (Blu-ray)
Family Plot (Blu-ray)
Nashville (Criterion Blu-ray)

Episode Timeline:

Pick of the Week: 7:30
New Releases: 26:50
Topic of the Night: The Coen Brothers: 42:19

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    Congrats on 180 episodes. Always look forward to your new episode! I even noticed that I started picking up and using little phrases you say like "should be good" without even realizing it :)




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