Tag: Movie

The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

The story of 7 people on trial stemming from various charges surrounding the uprising at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Thank you to Netflix for letting me review this early. We have an opening scene that is an absolute banger, with a head to head battle between Richard Shultz (JGL) and John … Continue reading The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review

Antebllum Review

Successful author Veronica Henley finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late. The film opens with a few sequences of us seeing the fields of slavery. The torture, the murdering, the branding of the slaves. The scenes were enhanced with a haunting score to set the … Continue reading Antebllum Review

20 Years of Best Supporting Actress 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 kick off this weekly series with the Best Supporting Actress Category. RankActressMovie1Lupita Nyong'o12 Years a Slave2Catherine Zeta-JonesChicago3Mo'NiquePrecious4Allison JanneyI, Tonya5Viola DavisFences6Regina KingIf … Continue reading 20 Years of Best Supporting Actress Ranked

2009 Oscars Revisited

2009 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 2009 Oscars. You can listen to the full show here: Panel for the … Continue reading 2009 Oscars Revisited

‘An Education’ Review

‘An Education’ Review

After years of reading positive reviews for An Education, especially the forever underrated Carey Mulligan, I decided to finally give in and watch it. To preface, I love romantic period dramas similar to this film, so I was supremely surprised to be so conflicted once the credits started rolling. The cast is stacked with two … Continue reading ‘An Education’ Review