Articles by: Michael Nazarewycz

by / on January 25, 2012 at 9:00 am / in Lists, Top 10 Movies

MICHAEL’S TOP 10 FILMS OF 2011

So here I am, writing my last last last official post for ManILoveFilms.com, and to send me off in style, Dylan and Kai arranged for the Oscar nominations to be announced today! As my thanks to Riggs and Murtaugh (or […]

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by / on January 12, 2012 at 9:00 am / in Lists, Top 10s

MICHAEL’S TOP 1980s ENSEMBLES IN 2011 FILMS

Those of you who know me know that I am a sucker for nostalgia, so when I was given the opportunity to simply invent a 2011-related list of some sort, I knew I had to give it a nostalgic slant. […]

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by / on January 10, 2012 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

FULL CIRCLE

As this is my final column for ManILoveFilms.com, I thought it would be fitting to come full circle and write about the same topic I wrote about in my first column for ManILoveFilms.com: the Oscar host. And it’s only fitting, […]

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by / on January 5, 2012 at 9:00 am / in Lists, Top 10s

MICHAEL’S BEST MOVIE POSTERS OF 2011

I’ve had some form of movie poster hanging from the walls of my life for as long as I can remember. Even as I write this, I have two movie poster-inspired tins hanging above my desk – one from the […]

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by / on January 3, 2012 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

A SEAT AT THE TABLE

Oh, the horror that is the New Year’s resolution. You know it. You make it. You love it. Well, you love it for what? A month, tops? Then you hate it. I’ve been right there with you. As I spent […]

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by / on December 27, 2011 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

IT’S A DEAD MAN’S PARTY

The end of any year marks the time when we, as movie fans, are presented with a variety of lists – lists that rank everything from critics’ “Best Of” choices to final year-end box office results to the hottest breakout […]

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by / on December 20, 2011 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

‘TWAS MY NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

‘Twas the night before Christmas for this one who opines, And what needed a break for the night was my mind. I’d spent the year banging at these keys with delight; Sometimes laughs I’d elicit; sometimes ire I’d incite. But I […]

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by / on December 13, 2011 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

DON’T WANNA END UP A CARTOON IN A CARTOON GRAVEYARD

So goes a lyric from the Paul Simon tune You Can Call Me Al, from his 1986 album, Graceland. The line before that? I want a shot at redemption. Don’t we all? Don’t we all want a chance to make […]

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by / on December 6, 2011 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

I GOT YOUR TATTOO RIGHT HERE

The New York Film Critics Circle should be run out of town. Today, if possible. It was reported on Sunday that David Denby, film critic for The New Yorker and member of the Circle, was planning to publish his review […]

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by / on November 29, 2011 at 3:00 am / in Editorials, Everything Else

RUNNING 24 FRAMES THROUGH 5 RINGS

My inner-megalomaniac is back, perhaps fueled by the excesses of the holiday season. It’s time once again for the game I call IF I RAN HOLLYWOOD. Here is a quick recap of the rule: I run Hollywood. With that … […]

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