TGB Episode 181: Here There Be Dragons! (Guest: AICN's Eric Vespe)

December 12, 2013

The Golden Briefcase - Smaug the Dragon

On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim (sans Jeremy) is joined by Eric Vespe (aka the legendary "Quint") from Ain't It Cool News to go through their latest Picks of the Week, the newest DVD & Blu-ray releases and much more. The main topic of the night was a discussion on dragons in movies in honor of Smaug making his appearance in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hitting theaters on Friday. The guys talk over some of their favorite and least favorite dragon-related entries in film history, the different ways film has depicted dragons and wrap up by talking about where the dragon sub-genre is today.

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Previous Episode: Traveling Through Life with the Coen Brothers

Our Guest:

Eric Vespe: @ericvespe

Picks of the Week:

Jeremy (Ghost Picks!): Macabre / Contracted
Eric: The Wolf of Wall Street
Tim: The Rocketeer / "Currents" by Eisley

DVD/Blu-Rays Released:

Fast & Furious 6
Man of Tai Chi
Big (25th Anniversary)

Episode Timeline:

Pick of the Week: 7:52
New Releases: 23:08
Topic of the Night: Dragons in Film: 47:20

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Very funny episode! lol Now I have to see The Fruit Is Swelling 🙂 Loved all the 12 Years a Slave jokes. Excellent stuff!

DavideCoppola on Dec 12, 2013


Hip-Hip-Hooray! It's Golden Briefcase Day! Thanks Tim and Jeremy.

DAVIDPD on Dec 12, 2013

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