Micheaux Mission
Micheaux Mission
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Two Men. One Podcast. Every Black Film Ever Made. Len Webb and Vince Williams are on the MICHEAUX MISSION - to watch and review every Black feature film ever released.
Get On The Bus (1996)
Spike Lee directs a love letter to the historic Million Man March of 1995 but it's the script by Reggie Rock Bythewood that crackles, allowing the all-powerful cast of Black men to rule the screen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 17
1 hr 30 min
The Connection (1961)
The experimental film THE CONNECTION is on the docket for review but not before we revisit election night and forecast the future of going-to-the-movies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 10
1 hr 7 min
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Eddie Murphy scores his first hit of the 90s with the 1996 remake of the Jerry Lewis classic by batting leadoff all the way to the 8th slot, leaving Jada Pinkett nothing to do but hold her 'hat'. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 3
1 hr 34 min
Tales From The Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
Len and Vincent find themselves ruminating over actor Eric Stoltz (why?) and his star making turn in 'Mask' before celebrating the historic role Jada Pinkett brings to life in director Ernest Dickerson's DEMON KNIGHT, from the Tales From The Crypt franchise. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 27
1 hr 26 min
Petey Wheatstraw (1977) w Dorian Missick and Omar Dorsey
(MATURE AUDIENCE) Best friend and actors Dorian Missick (For Life, ABC) and Omar Dorsey (Queen's Sugar, OWN) return to the Mission for a rollicking chat on Hollywood, Riunite, and more and, somewhere in there, they do a review of Rudy Ray Moore's PETEY WHEATSTRAW, the horror notch on Dolemite's pimp cane. -- recording straight from Streamyard. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 20
2 hr 18 min
Bones (2001)
The iconic Snoop Dogg is a tall charismatic blunt in director Ernest Dickerson's urban noir homage to 70s Black horror, complete with Pam Grier, seemingly dipped in amber. Too bad the same can't be said of the movie. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 13
1 hr 11 min
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus (2014)
Len and Vincent kick off Black Horror Month 2020 with the remake of an under appreciated and seldom seem 70's classic that could have been something special in the right hands. The original - Ganja & Hess - is special despite its flaws; DA SWEET BLOOD OF JESUS is just 'special.'  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 6
1 hr 22 min
The Landlord (1970)
Marcellus Armstrong of Scribe Video Center joins the Men for an appreciation of the late Diana Sands and the before-its-time direction of Hal Ashby in 1970's THE LANDLORD. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 29
1 hr 39 min
The Well (1951)
Vince and Len fight thru some technical issues (from Mars, no less)to revisit Adele vs Tracee, remember the night of 'Emmy So Black' and review the audacious swing for the fences of 1951's social drama THE WELL. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 22
1 hr 40 min
Sleight (2016) with Elizabeth Wellington
ELIZABETH WELLINGTON of the Philadelphia Inquirer sits in with the Men to talk cultural appropriation, Lovecraft Country, Adele, Tracee Ellis-Ross, fine wines and finds time to review writer-director J.D. Dillard's 2016 indie SLEIGHT with Jacob Lattimore and Dule Hill. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 15
1 hr 50 min
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