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Mank Review

Mank Review

1930s Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing wit and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish "Citizen Kane." You feel the Atticus and Reznor score as the film tells the tale of what happened to Mank and why he is laid up in bed with a bum leg. The early … Continue reading Mank Review

Inaugural Sunset Circle Award Nomination

Inaugural Sunset Circle Award Nomination

Press release just sent over to us from AwardsAce.com’s Erick Weber about the announcement of a brand new Critic Circle, Sunset Circle. Check out the list of their nominees with the winners to be announced December 1st. NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED FOR THE INAUGURAL “SUNSET CIRCLE AWARDS” HONORING 2020’S BEST IN FILM “MINARI” & “SOUND OF METAL” … Continue reading Inaugural Sunset Circle Award Nomination

2015 Oscars Revisited

2015 Oscars Revisited

The Oscars never seem to get it right. Well, here at the MCDI, we aim to rectify the Academy's mistakes. So we kicked off a new series in which we re-nominated and re-award the Oscars. Today we are tackling the 2015 Oscars. https://open.spotify.com/episode/0M6604AJ87VwM2SY4MRtVl?si=dlfVK0ymR0OVVCAd-Unkag Best PicturePanelMovie1FoxWhiplash2JacobLego Movie3KenzieSelma4RickyGone Girl5EricNightcrawlerWinnerGone GirlBest DirectorPanelDirectorMovie1KenzieDavid FincherGone Girl2RickyDamien ChazelleWhiplash3EricDan GilroyNightcrawler4FoxJames GunnGuardians of … Continue reading 2015 Oscars Revisited

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Review

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Review

Chicago, 1927. A recording session. Tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable "Mother of the Blues". Based on Pulitzer Prize winner August Wilson's play. We are introduced right off the back to the power struggle between Ma Rainey and Levee. He tries to force … Continue reading ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Review

The Whiskies, Year Two

The Whiskies, Year Two

I am super excited to announce that we will be hosting the 2nd Annual 'The Whiskies' Award Show. Last year we had a great time with critics from all across the globe helping us select the best performances, best movies and more. This years show will be LIVE, and interactive with all of you! We … Continue reading The Whiskies, Year Two