TGB Episode 186: Remembering Mr. Hoffman (Guest: Matt Patches)

February 8, 2014

The Golden Briefcase - Philip Seymour Hoffman

On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim and Jeremy are joined by guest Matt Patches of the Fighting in the War Room and Republic City Dispatch podcasts to go through their picks of the week, the newest in DVD & Blu-ray releases and much more. The main topic of the night was a discussion on the acting career of the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman, who tragically passed away a week ago. The guys talk over their favorites of Hoffman's many remarkable performances (see our full tribute to his 20 year career), his influence on the film and theater worlds, and how he will be remembered from here on out. Listen in.

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Our Guest:

Matt Patches: @misterpatches

Picks of the Week:

Jeremy: Broken Circle Breakdown / "The Spoils of Babylon" / "The Goldbergs" / HBO's "True Detective"
Matt: The Train (1964) / Kelly's Heroes (1970)
Tim: Darren Aronofsky's Black Swan

DVD/Blu-Rays Released:

Dallas Buyers Club
Escape Plan
Cutie and the Boxer
Night of the Demons / Witchboard
Death Wish 40th Anniversary

Episode Timeline:

Pick of the Week: 7:29
New Releases: 38:13
Topic of the Night: Phillip Seymour Hoffman: 56:58

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

DAVIDPD on Feb 9, 2014


Great analysis of Cutie and the Boxer, Matt! Enjoyed the show as always. Good job, guys.

DavideCoppola on Feb 17, 2014

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