TGB Episode 60: The Good, Bad & Anti-Hero (Guest: Charlotte Cook)
by Tim Buel
May 11, 2011
On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim and Jeremy are joined by Charlotte Cook from The Frontline Club and the The Documentary Blog to go through their Picks of the Week, the newest in DVD and Blu-Ray releases, talk through new trailers for DC Comics' Green Lantern and Juan Fresnadillo's Intruders, heed Jeremy's advice on avoiding Dylan Dog: Dead of Dead and much more! The main topic of the night was anti-heroes in film (in honor of Attack the Block hitting UK cinemas this week). The group discusses some of the most notable examples and also contemplates what makes a good anti-hero in a film.
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Charlotte Cook: @charlottecook
Picks of the Week:
Jeremy: Kingdom of Heaven: Director's Cut
Charlotte: Diary (Tim Hetherington)
Tim: Animal Kingdom
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never
I Saw the Devil
Pick of the Week: 7:11
New Releases: 19:51
Trailer Watch: Green Lantern (Final Trailer): 31:43
Trailer Watch: Intruders: 36:05
Avoid At All Costs: Dylan Dog: Dead of Night: 40:50
Main Topic: Anti-Heroes in Film: 46:23
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@Tim and Jeremy, great show this week! loved it. About anti-heroes, what do you think about V from "V for Vendetta"? I always thought of him as an anti-hero. again, great show! keep it up!
Jmack on May 12, 2011
Great example! Should have thought of him! Thanks for your kind words about the show!
timbuel on May 12, 2011
SO glad you mentioned "I Saw the Devil." I was waiting for it, waiting for it, and after you brought up the Alien movies I thought it wasn't gonna get a mention. Then there it was. Lol Idk why, but this honestly made me really happy.
Chazzy on May 12, 2011
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