19. Five Days of the Tiger

In 1971 actor Elliott Gould was on top of world. Then he started A Glimpse of Tiger, a new movie that he was starring and producing. What followed was a tumultuous five day production that would see Gould fire his director, terrify his co-star, and have armed guards be called to the set.


Show Notes

Cover Art by Kat Manderfield http://katmanderfield.com


SAM WEISBERG, The Little Movie That Couldn’t: An Oral History of Elliott Gould’s Never-Completed “A Glimpse of Tiger” – Hidden-Films.com, November 9, 2014 https://hidden-films.com/2014/11/09/the-little-movie-that-couldnt-an-oral-history-of-elliott-goulds-never-completed-a-glimpse-of-tiger/

James Mottram, “Elliott Gould: ‘I didn’t have a drug problem. I had a problem with reality'”, The Independent, July 22, 2012 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/elliott-gould-i-didnt-have-a-drug-problem-i-had-a-problem-with-reality-7956788.html

Elliott Gould Will Ride a ‘Tiger’ –  NY Times, Oct. 18, 1970 https://www.nytimes.com/1970/10/18/archives/elliott-gould-will-ride-a-tiger-plenty-for-pakula.html

Brian Kellow, “Can I Go Now?: The Life of Sue Mengers, Hollywood’s First Superagent”  Penguin Books, 2016 https://www.amazon.com/Can-Go-Now-Hollywoods-Superagent/dp/0143108875

Jack Hicks, “Trying to Doctor an Ailing Career”, TV Guide 1984 https://web.archive.org/web/20110218210815/http://www.elliottgould.com/archive/tvguide.html

WTF with Marc Maron: Episode 851 – Elliott Gould http://www.wtfpod.com/podcast/episode-851-elliott-gould?rq=Gould