Tag: Harry Potter

Opinion: Moving Beyond Nostalgia

The biggest “formative” franchise for my youth would have to be Harry Potter. The books were released as I was beginning to read, and the films overlapped until I was over the age of twenty. The morality, imagination, and characters of that world have an undeniable influence over me because I cared so much more … Continue reading Opinion: Moving Beyond Nostalgia

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

HBO Max Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

I had begun to do my HBO Max Pilot Series centered around their fantastic television catalog, but I thought it would be good to review some of the exclusive films that HBO Max also presents to us. So today, I will be reviewing, for the first time, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. For a … Continue reading HBO Max Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone