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Two Men. One Podcast. Every Black Film Ever Made. Len Webb & Vince Williams are on THE MICHEAUX MISSION. Available on iTunes & Soundcloud

Two Men. One Podcast. Every Black Film Ever Made. Len Webb & Vince Williams are on THE MICHEAUX MISSION. Available on iTunes & Soundcloud
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Two Men. One Podcast. Every Black Film Ever Made. Len Webb & Vince Williams are on THE MICHEAUX MISSION. Available on iTunes & Soundcloud

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English

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267-901-0222


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Watermelon Man (1970)

7/16/2019
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The biting satire of 1970s WATERMELON MAN and the captivating lead performances of Godfrey Cambridge and Estelle Parsons cannot be denied. The direction of Melvin Van Peeples, however, is once again a bone of contention on the Mission. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:46:14

Cool Breeze (1972)

7/9/2019
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Vince and Len review COOL BREEZE, the 1972 heist film remake of 1950's The Asphalt Jungle, with Thalmus Rasulala and Raymond St. Jacque and the indelible Judy Pace. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:10:12

Why Do Fools Fall In Love (1998)

7/2/2019
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Vince & Len return with loads of email and comments from the Missionaries before reviewing the Frankie Lyman bio-pic WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE starring Larenz Tate, Halle Berry, Lela Rechon and Vivica A. Fox. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:44:38

Dave Chappelle's BLOCK PARTY (2005) w Toya Haynes

6/26/2019
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Music blogger and podcaster Toya Haynes (First Time I Heard) rejoins the Mission to return to 2005 for a fun retrospective on Dave Chappelle's BLOCK PARTY with live performances by Dead Prez, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Moe Def and a historic reunion of The Fugees. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:17:18

Michael Jackson's THIS IS IT (2009)

6/19/2019
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The Men of Micheaux visit the 2009 film of the great comeback-concert-to-be of Michael Jackson, the self proclaimed King of Pop. The rare peeks behind the curtain prove to be the hidden gems of this controversial movie about a 'complicated' superstar. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:20:58

The First Time I Heard KENNY LOGGINS

6/19/2019
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If you hear the name Kenny Loggins and automatically think of "Footloose", you may be surprised by what else in his catalog of music which spans over 45 years. Grammy-Award winning producer Alvin Love III (CeCe Winans, Mary Mary, The New Respects) and I talk about the first time we heard Kenny Loggins and why there is a particular and very soulful era of his career that made us fall in love with his music. We also talk about what inspires Alvin musically and what it was like to produce an...

Duration:00:37:46

Beat Street (1984)

6/11/2019
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The Men of Micheaux return to loads of emails and Carmen commentary plus a nostalgic and appreciative look back at 1984 and the hip-hop film classic BEAT STREET starring Guy Davis and Rae Dawn Chong, directed by Stan Lathan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:41:50

Carmen: A Hip Hopera (2001)

5/29/2019
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Len gets Vince's thoughts on soulful remakes that are superior to the originals (so some say)and the hip hop opera CARMEN starring Mekhi Phifer and Beyonce Knowles in her acting debut gets more honest scrutiny than it got in 2001. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:49:03

Steel (1997)

5/22/2019
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Vince and Len stand corrected about Who's The Man the movie, the soundtrack and the stars. But there's nothing wrong with their take on star Shaquille O'Neal, director Kenneth Johnson and the movie STEEL (1997). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:22:54

Who's The Man? (1993)

5/14/2019
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90s hip-hop is on full display as the era's biggest stars earn their SAG cards in the cameo filled Yp! MTV Rap's sanctioned whodunit by 1st-time director Ted Demme. Unfortunately there's the problem of stars Ed Lover and Doctor Dre to contend with. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:30:02

Rappin' (1985)

5/7/2019
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Mario Van Peeples is a very good looking man. Kadeem Hardison has fun on set. That’s the extent of the good stuff to be said about 1985’s RAPPIN’. We wish we were lying. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:32:42

SPOCK ADJACENT 19 - Star Trek Discovery S2E14

5/7/2019
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The Men of Micheaux reflect on the successful 2nd season of Star Trek Discovery and its audacious leap in the future unknown. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:00

The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)

4/30/2019
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MAY I HAVE ANOTHER of those Black films that no one really needs to see except Two Men on a podcast mission. This week it's THE ADVENTURES OF PLUTO NASH with Eddie Murphy, Rosario Dawson and Randy Quaid. Plus we remember the late John Singleton. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:16:42

US - A Talkback @ Bryn Mawr Film Institute

4/24/2019
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Vince and Len return to the beautiful Bryn Mawr Film Institute (in equally beautiful Bryn Mawr, PA) for a special screening of and talkback conversation about Jordan Peele's 2019 suspenseful horror hit 'US.' Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:18

Sorry To Bother You (2018)

4/16/2019
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Director-writer Boots Riley has put together a satirical masterpiece - a slow dystopian slice of Afrofuturism that took 2018 by storm - SORRY TO BOTHER YOU, starring Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:17:05

SPOCK ADJACENT 18 - Star Trek Discovery S2E12-13

4/16/2019
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The Men of Micheaux are beside themselves with the world building and bending in Star Trek Discovery's penultimate episodes to its S2 grand finale. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:46

Brown Girl Begins (2018)

4/10/2019
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The Missionaries have a lot to say about the Color Purple, Belly and superheroes and Vince and Len have a few choice words for the Afrofuturist movie BROWN GIRL BEGINS. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:15:32

The World, The Flesh and The Devil (1959)

4/3/2019
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A sci-fi movie from the 50s that stars a black man and a white woman, mixed in a triangle of passion with a white man and they’re possibly the last people on the Earth - sounds like a job for Harry Belafonte! Fans of heated Vince vs Len debates will love this one. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:28:39

SPOCK ADJACENT 17 - Star Trek Discovery S2E10-11

4/2/2019
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Star Trek Discovery serves up a doozy of story finale for THE RED ANGEL SAGA that includes Section 31 intrigue, Spock adjaceyting all over the place, Georgiou high kicking, Tilly not clicking, Culper cleans up, Ash guttings, Burnham choking and a time traveling visitor from 'The Wire'. Good stuff! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:35

The Color Purple (1985) w Denise James

3/26/2019
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Vince and Len are stunned - no - flabbergasted by their guest, Philly news lady Denise James' disrespect for THE COLOR PURPLE (1985) or shall we say, her lack of regard for ONE WEAK LINK among the stellar cast of Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover et al. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:20:42