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Micheaux Mission

Summary: Two Men. One Podcast. Every Black Film Ever. Len Webb and Vince Williams are on the MICHEAUX MISSION - to watch and review every Black feature film ever released.

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  • Copyright: Copyright 2016 Leonard Webb. All rights reserved

Podcasts:

 Blazing Saddles (1974) w Bobbi Booker | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4892

Multimedia journalist BOBBI BOOKER was only too happy to hop onto the Mission to talk about Cleavon Little, Mel Brooks, race, beans and one of her favorite movies - 1974's BLAZING SADDLES.

 SPOCK ADJACENT - Star Trek Discovery S2E3 'Point of Light' | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1958

The Men review Discovery's return to Klingon intrigue and political backbiting. How do they fare against TNG-DS9's storied history?

 Sprung (1997) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4764

The Men of Micheaux answer a ton of listener mail about hip-hop, someone else doesn't like 'Play' and eventually they get to their review of the 1997 rom-com SPRUNG, writer/director Rusty Cundieff's earnest attempt at a urban love story that misses the mark by................that much.

 SPOCK ADJACENT - Star Trek Discovery S2E1-2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2329

The Men of Micheaux are back reviewing STAR TREK: DISCOVERY as it boldly heads into its sophomore season on CBS All-Access. Stars Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones and the 'captain' Anson Mount shine in both premiere episodes but the emphasis on the surrounding crew has Vince deeply admiring actress Oyin Oladejo in the role of bridge crewman Lt. Joann Owosekun.

 The BINGE LOUNGE - 2019 Oscar Noms or If Beale Street Could Really Talk | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2288

The Men of Micheaux review the Academy's selections for the 2019 Oscar nominees, eagerly looking for slots to stick in the woefully under appreciated 'If Beale Street Could Talk'

 House Party (1990) w Toya Haynes | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5786

Music journalist TOYA HAYNES joins the Men for a full throated 'Best Emcee Ever' debate and a fond return to their teen years with Kid n Play in Reggie Hudlin's HOUSE PARTY - a movie ahead of its time in more ways than one.

 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5879

Vince and Len start off 2019 in style and with much class, reviewing director Barry Jenkins' adaptation of the late James Baldwin's mesmerizing novel IF BEALE STREET TALK, featuring Stephen James, Regina King, Colman Domingo, Micheal Beach and the debut lead of Kiki Layne.

 Cadillac Records (2008) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5296

Vince and Len close out their celebration of THE GIFTS THAT KEEP ON GIVING with an appreciation of Jeffrey Wright in 2008's Cadillac Records, with Adrian Brody, Gabrielle Union, Columbus Short and Mos Def. Oh yeah -- and Beyonce.

 Hollywood Shuffle (1987) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5635

The Men celebrate the career and influence of TV character actor Helen Martin who makes one of her rare big screen appearances in Robert Townsend's Hollywood Shuffle. Also featuring Ann Marie Johnson and Keenan Ivory Wayans.

 Devil In A Blue Dress (1995) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5307

December presents THE GIFTS THAT KEEP ON GIVING and we kick things off with Don Cheadle in his scene-stealing performance as ‘Mouse’ in DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS (1995), the Carl Franklin film noir adaptation of Walter Mosley’s pulp crime novel starring Denzel Washington as reluctant private eye Easy Rawlins.

 The Six Thousand Dollar Nigger (1978) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4811

Vince and Len spend an awful lot of time on emails, The Five Heartbeat rumors, Widows, Thanksgiving stuffing and whole lot of other stuff but eventually they have no choice but to stand toe-to-toe with The Six Thousand Dollar Nigger from 1978. PARENTAL ADVISORY - Adult Content at the end of the broadcast after the credits.

 Higher Learning (1995) w Joe Illidge and N Steven Harris | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3229

Valiant Comics' editor and Len-proclaimed 'smartest man on the internet' Joe Illidge and superstar comic book artist N. Steven Harris sit down with the Men in Butch & Coco's cafe in Brooklyn for a little HIGHER LEARNING (1995).

 Dolemite (1975) w Dorian Missick and Omar Dorsey | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3955

EXPLICIT CONTENT - The Micheaux Men return to Butch & Coco's in Brooklyn to chat about Samuel Jackson, the D.O.C., who be a 'dandy' and much more four-letter insanity - including 1975's Dolemite - with actors/best friends DORIAN MISSICK (Luke Cage) and OMAR DORSEY (Halloween).

 A Piece of the Action (1977) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5622

Sidney Poitier and Bill Cosby star before the camera for the final time in the uneven, unfocused comedy crime caper (a cromedy?) A PIECE OF THE ACTION from 1977 and co-starring Denise Nicholas, a young Sheryl Lee Ralph and James Earl Jones.

 Let's Do It Again (1975) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5254

AUDIO PROBLEMS AHEAD - Len and a poorly mic'd Vince gush all over the 1975 Sidney Poitier - Bill Cosby action comedy that features John Amos in beast mode and Jimmy Walker in least mode.

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