Articles by: Scott Knopf
In addition to writing for Man, I Love Films, Scott and his wife also run the Frankly, My Dear film podcast. Check it out at: www.franklymydearpodcast.com.

by / on September 2, 2011 at 9:32 am / in News

SPIKE LEE PRODUCING HIP-HOP HORROR MOVIE

According to AllHipHop.com, Spike Lee is an Executive Producer for a hip-hop horror film titled You’re Nobody ‘Til Somebody Kills You (Notorious B.I.G. fans should recognize the significance) which will premiere at September’s Williamsburg International Film Festival.  Michael A. Pinckney, […]

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by / on August 31, 2011 at 11:48 am / in News

AMY ADAMS CONSIDERED FOR U.S. REMAKE OF “THE ORPHANAGE”

Juan Antonio Bayona’s The Orphanage is one of the top horror films from the last ten years.  Produced by Guillermo del Toro, the 2009 film is a well-crafted tale of motherhood and loss told through supernatural suspense and mystery.  Its worldwide release […]

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by / on August 30, 2011 at 10:53 pm / in News

TAKASHI MIIKE’S “NINJA KIDS” MAY BE REMADE IN U.S.

Remember when you watched this trailer?  Oh, you didn’t watch that trailer?  Well, fuck you then. Prolific filmmaker, Takashi Miike’s (Audition) family-friendly departure from his trademark adult fare has performed will critically overseas.  Ninja Kids also screened at the New York […]

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by / on August 12, 2011 at 11:01 pm / in Reviews, Theatrical Reviews

NEW RELEASE REVIEW: FINAL DESTINATION 5

Horror’s best active franchise recieves its fifth installment with first-time director Steven Quale steering the ship.  Quale succeeds by giving the audience exactly what it wants–douchebags dying in elaborate Rube Goldberg-style accidents.  And while the opening disaster sequence lacks the devastating effect delivered by […]

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by / on August 2, 2011 at 9:29 pm / in Reviews, Theatrical Reviews

NEW RELEASE REVIEW: THE GUARD

I’m always happy to review smaller films that deserve more exposure than they’re getting.  The Guard premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival where it was met with critical praise because it’s awesome.  You’ll know it’s star, Brendan Gleeson, from movies […]

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by / on July 27, 2011 at 11:18 am / in News

FINAL DOMESTIC POSTER FOR THE MUPPETS

Now, that’s what I wanted to see!  Teaser trailers and one sheets are great but this final domestic poster that Fandango posted earlier this morning really hits it out of the park. I could spend an hour just looking though […]

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by / on July 13, 2011 at 6:00 am / in Reviews, Theatrical Reviews

NEW RELEASE REVIEW: BEATS RHYMES AND LIFE: THE TRAVELS OF A TRIBE CALLED QUEST

A Tribe Called Quest would never teach you how to Dougie.  A Tribe Called Quest would never write the line “Dear Mr. Toilet, I’m the shit–got these other haters pissed cause my toilet paper thick.”  They just wouldn’t.  Q-Tip, Phife […]

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by / on July 11, 2011 at 9:09 pm / in News

OFFICIAL TEASER POSTER FOR THE DARK KNIGHT RISES

  It’s official.  I’m now looking forward to this movie.  

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by / on July 11, 2011 at 1:03 pm / in News

SPIKE LEE OFFICIALLY CONFIRMED FOR OLDBOY REMAKE

Last week, we reported that Spike Lee was rumored to direct an American remake of Park Chan-wook’s 2003 classic Oldboy.  For those not in the know, the controversial film tells the story of a man kept prisoner for fifteen years for […]

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by / on July 9, 2011 at 11:50 pm / in News

CHARLIE SHEEN TO APPEAR AT 12TH ANNUAL GATHERING OF THE JUGGALOS

It’s hard to decide where to begin with this.  According to AllHipHop.com, actor/drugsexual Charlie Sheen will be attending the 12th Annual Gathering of the Juggalos.  “What is the 12th Annual Gathering of the Juggalos?” you might be asking yourself.  I’ll tell […]

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