Tag: Clint Eastwood

Binge Watch: Clint Eastwood

The latest film from Clint Eastwood, Cry Macho, opens Friday in both theaters and on HBO Max. While Eastwood first gained fame as an actor, in more recent time he’s been better known for the films he’s directed. In Cry Macho, he does both. Eastwood has 45 credits as a director, including 18 featuring films … Continue reading Binge Watch: Clint Eastwood

20 Years of Best Director’s Ranked

I was sitting there doing one of our Oscar Podcast and was like: 'You know what would be a good idea?' Ranking the last twenty years of winners from the Academy. So today, I continue my series with the Best Director category. RankDirectorMovie1Bong Joon-HoParasite2Martin ScorseseThe Departed3Damien ChazelleLa La Land4Kathryn BigelowThe Hurt Locker5Ethan Coen + Joel … Continue reading 20 Years of Best Director’s Ranked

2005 Oscars Revisited

The Oscars never seem to get it right, well here at the MCDI, we aim to rectify the mistakes of the Academy. So we kicked off a new series in which we re-nominated and re-award the Oscars. Today we are tackling the 2005 Oscars. You can listen to the full show here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/0mgMJ4dohBgwSgcGoRxfYU?si=okFiYUOqTnKYvtlSW1E8WQ Panel for … Continue reading 2005 Oscars Revisited

Richard Jewell – Review

Director: Clint Eastwood Writer(s): Billy Ray Cast: Paul Walter Hauser, Sam Rockwell, Kathy Bates Synopsis: After the bombing of the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Richard Jewell, the man who found the bomb, becomes suspect number one. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSMxBLlA8qY This is not a full return to form for Clint Eastwood, but it is a step in the … Continue reading Richard Jewell – Review