Pulp Fiction: What’s in the Briefcase?

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.

 


MacGuffins


Crime/Drama


Quentin Tarantino


Pulp Fiction