Tag: Harry Potter

Harry Potter on Film: ‘The Chamber of Secrets’ As Time Goes On

‘Harry Potter’ is a story that will live through at least a few generations, and November 14th, 2021 will mark the twentieth anniversary of the release of the first film. I’ve grappled with my relationship with this story. In 2001, This world felt like it was just opening up, and now, on 4K Ultra HD … Continue reading Harry Potter on Film: ‘The Chamber of Secrets’ As Time Goes On

Branagh is Back with Belfast

Branagh is Back with Belfast

Kenneth Branagh is back and he might just be headed towards the Academy Awards again, after a ten year absence. Branagh is best known for his Shakespeare adaptations, like Hamlet and Much Ado About Nothing, and his franchise work that has spanned from Disney to the Harry Potter films. He’s had a lengthy career as an actor, writer, and director … Continue reading Branagh is Back with Belfast

All Harry Potter Movies Ranked

"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer Stone" turns twenty later this year in November and as a way to celebrate the unforgettable story of Boy Who Lived, here’s my personal raking of every single one of the movies in the saga. 8 – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: D- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EGojp4Hh6I The Bad: Lacks originality … Continue reading All Harry Potter Movies 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