Everything Else

by / on May 20, 2015 at 7:05 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (5/22/15)

Last week I made a bunch of predictions and then told you I was terrible at making predictions (confidence!). Weirdly, this weekend’s box office returns prove I was right about both. Avengers: Age of Ultron was finally knocked out of […]

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by / on May 19, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

THE HYPER-MASCULINITY OF COMMANDO

In 1985, Arnold Schwarzenegger appeared in Commando as John Matrix, a badass ex-military commando who has retired to the foothills of…somewhere and become a stay-at-home dad for his daughter Jenny (Alyssa Milano). Of course, no special ops agent with the […]

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by / on May 13, 2015 at 10:00 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (5/15/15)

With a shade under $78 million, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron clocked in with the second highest second weekend ever (trailing only, like last week, its predecessor). It’s already made over $300 million in the U.S., well over $500 million […]

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by / on May 12, 2015 at 6:23 am / in Everything Else, Reviews

CLEANING UP THE DVR: THE DARJEELING LIMITED

What’s the Deal with This Movie? In 2007 idiosyncratic director Wes Anderson released his fifth movie, The Darjeeling Limited, to an emphatic, “sure, ok.” Critics and audiences responded more favorably than not (68% on RT, 7.2 on IMDB), but were […]

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by / on May 6, 2015 at 8:52 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (5/8/15)

In the least surprising box office result ever, Avengers: Age of Ultron made ALL the money this weekend. Like, there’s none left. Marvel has it all. Yours, mine, the inheritance you thought you were getting from your parents. Every penny, […]

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by / on May 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

JUST A JOKE

Last week, Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner caused a minor fracas when they were asked how they felt about Black Widow’s apparent relationship with Bruce Banner/the Hulk – a stupid question, really, but then that’s what press junkets are all […]

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by / on May 5, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Everything Else, Reviews

CLEANING UP THE DVR: COCKTAIL

Cleaning Up the DVR is a new weekly column that is, well, exactly what it sounds like. After growing weary of paying for a service that’s seemingly better in theory than practice, it hit me – why am I paying […]

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by / on May 1, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Everything Else

EGYPT AND ITS ROLE IN MOVIE POP CULTURE

BY KYLE GREENWOOD Land of the Pharaohs, the pyramids, the Sphinx and the River Nile, Egypt is certainly a place of wonder and its history and past has always fascinated Hollywood. It has featured as the backdrop to endless movies, […]

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by / on April 30, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Everything Else, MILFnews

MAN DECIDES NOT TO SEE AVENGERS 2 OPENING WEEKEND; FRIENDS FLABBERGASTED

Editor’s Note: This is the first entry in a new column called MILFnews, which will appear at least once a week here at MAN, I LOVE FILMS. It will take you to the back pages of local newspapers, shedding the […]

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by / on April 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Features, Uncategorized

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: MARVEL MOVIE PAIRING IV

A few days remain until the Age of Ultron, and thus this week concludes Eternal Characters’ Marvel Moving Pairing series, where we pair a key Avenger with a non-spandex-clad movie character. Thus far, we’ve paired Tony Stark with a boozy Alan […]

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