Dissecting The Director: Movie Digest

Davis McCondichie
This newsletter is for movie reviews with thoughts and feelings attached, and what to put on your watchlist for the week ahead.
Created 17 Sep 2021
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  • Weekend Watch: SIXTH SENSE (1999)
    24 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Take Me Back to the Past I want to re-live all those amazing movies I grew up watching through fresh eyes. The gift of a movie rediscovered isn’t one you get every day. This weekend I got to watch tha...
  • Weekend Watch: YOU (2018-)
    17 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    I Watch Alone Let’s keep it short. Going to the theater by yourself is not an experience I’d wish on anyone. But, I’ve done it many times to write reviews on films. I’ve spent an entire film festival ...
  • Weekend Watch: SQUID GAME (2021-)
    10 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    What Can We Do About It? The credits for episode 9 of Squid Game are still rolling as I write this. This series is all over the internet right now. You can’t go anywhere without seeing someone’s take ...
  • Weekend Watch: THE ORPHANAGE (2007)
    03 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Memory is a Fickle Thing One moment you can see your breakfast from earlier this morning as clear as day, but by tomorrow it’s already fuzzy in your head. I watched The Orphanage a few years after it ...
  • Weekend Watch: TED LASSO (2020-)
    26 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    TED LASSO and Caring for Characters There’s a startling trend popping up around Reddit and Twitter where people critique film and television for the lack of “character development.” Suddenly, a single...
  • Weekend Watch: CANDYMAN (2021)
    19 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    Welcome! You’re looking at the first newsletter for Dissecting the Director, my space to discuss filmmaking and the culture around it. I have a YouTube channel and Twitch channel, but I needed a space...
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