TGB Episode 135: Making a Living Killing (Guest: Josh Johnson)

November 29, 2012

TGB - Killing Them Softly

On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim and Jeremy are joined by guest filmmaker Josh Johnson (of the doc Rewind This Movie) to go through their latest picks of the week, the newest DVD & Blu-ray releases, new trailers for Dwayne Johnson's Snitch and Bryan Singer's Jack the Giant Slayer and much more. The main topic of the night was all things regarding hired killers in film, in honor of Andrew Dominik's mob killer film Killing Them Softly hitting theaters this week. The guys go over some of their favorite hired hitmen/hitwomen, talk about why it is such a popular storytelling method in film and more.

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Previous Episode: The Masterful Hitchcock (Guest: West Anthony)

Our Guest:

Josh Johnson: @YeahJoshJohnson

Picks of the Week:

Jeremy: "Parks and Recreation"
Josh: Warrior
Tim: Life of Pi

DVD/Blu-Rays Released:

Men in Black 3

Episode Timeline:

Grill the Guest: 4:38
Pick of the Week: 14:16
New Releases: 27:44
Trailer Watch: Snitch: 34:33
Trailer Watch: Jack the Giant Slayer: 41:05
Topic of the Night: Hired Killers: 45:55

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Hip Hip Hooray It's Golden Briefcase Day! Thanks guys.

DAVIDPD on Nov 29, 2012


Man, I wanna see Life of Pi so bad!

Davide Coppola on Nov 30, 2012

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