Pulp Fiction: What’s in the Briefcase?
by The Take by ScreenPrism
One of the most frequently asked question of any movie centers on Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction—What’s inside the briefcase? In this video essay, ScreenPrism analyzes the briefcase as a classic MacGuffin, a device that drives the plot forward but ultimately isn’t that important in and of itself.
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