The Gang talk about the trope Chekhov's Gun, whether it's better in movies or TV, and when it's used best. And sometimes, maybe the Chekhov's Blank is even better. Then, they hit up their Top 5 Best Chekhov's Guns. Not only are video games and TV thrown into the mix, 2 movies get multiple mentions for different scenes. Last, the Gang do trailer reviews for the upcoming films Pacific Rim and Only God Forgives. So subscribe on iTunes and throw a rating our way, check us out at facebook.com/OntheTropes, email us at OnTheTropes@gmail.com and let us know what you think about Chekhov's Gun. Remember, you can read more about Chekhov's Gun or your other favorite tropes over at Tvtropes.org!
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