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2020 ERNIE LADD MEMORIAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH (Setup Thread)

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Back for a 2nd year - same rules as Halloween Havoc, Christmas Chaos, etc...

Step 1: Say You Are In

Step 2: Pick a movie using "Black History Month" as your guidance and send to me via private message (or DM on social media works too. I just need to know who you are)

Step 3: Get assigned a movie

Step 4: Review movie you are assigned

Step 5: Send review to me (again either via PM or if you want to email it just let me know)

Notes: If you want to be swell, pick a movie that is readily available to be watched (legally). Any of the popular streaming services or Youtube are the best choices.

Movies selected last year:

  • The Black Gestapo (1975)
  • Ganja & Hess (1973)
  • Home of the Brave (1949)
  • Shaft (1971)
  • Attack the Block (2011)
  • Across 110th Street (1972)
  • The Bingo Long Traveling All Stars & Motor Kings (1976)
  • Gimme The Loot (2012)
  • Friday (1995)
  • Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
  • Jackie Brown (1997)

Bonus Reviews

  • 20 Feet From Stardom (2013) - Documentary
  • Fillmore - Animated TV Show
  • When We Were Kings (1996) - Documentary
  • Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History Month - Documentary/Kid's Show
  • Tales From the Hood (1995)
  • Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities (2017) - Documentary

 

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Space reserved for those who entered

 

Also - we will say the deadline for getting me your pick is Monday, Jan 20 (aka MLK)

And the deadline for reviews being submitted will be Monday, Feb 3

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It is Black History Month and Ernie Ladd is our celebrant.  Of course I am fucking in.

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I'll shoot you a message, Phil. There's a few movies on that list I've been meaning to watch.

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Here is last year's thread if anyone wants to reference it

 

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If anyone has Starz / Epix, Ganja & Hess is still in their OnDemand queue. 

You can also rent it from Amazon Prime.

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I will post a more formal update later today - but I need picks from folks that still owe them to me

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