TGB Episode 190: Checking In to Cinema's Hotels (Guest: Ed Travis)

March 20, 2014

The Golden Briefcase - Cinema's Hotels

On this week's episode of The Golden Briefcase, Tim and Jeremy are joined by guest Ed Travis from to go through their latest picks of the week, the newest DVD & Blu-ray releases and much more. The main topic was a discussion on various hotels & motels in cinema, in honor of Wes Anderson's Grand Budapest Hotel playing in theaters. The guys go over some of the more notable examples of these locations in films past and how they are often very much characters in the plot themselves! The guys also uncover various directors and actors who tend to frequently use hotels and pontificate as to why they choose them.

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Previous Episode: In Honor of Ramis Ridiculousness (Guest: Bobby Roberts)

Our Guest:

Ed Travis: @Ed_Travis

Picks of the Week:

Jeremy: Bad Milo / Haunter / "Orphan Black" / "Hannibal"
Ed: SXSW Film Festival / The Shadow (Shout! Factory)
Tim: A Lonely Place to Die / Modern Day Babylon's "Travelers"

DVD/Blu-Rays Released:

Saving Mr. Banks
American Hustle
Here Comes the Devil
The Hidden Fortress (Criterion)

Episode Timeline:

Grill the Guest: 3:26
Pick of the Week: 16:10
New Releases: 40:53
Main Topic: Hotels in Cinema: 56:24

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

DAVIDPD on Mar 20, 2014


Can I just say most beautiful episode picture EVER? 😀

DavideCoppola on Mar 21, 2014

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