The Joy of Watching (and Rewatching) Movies So Bad They’re Good

In this personal and critical essay, Michael Musto sings the praises of his favorite cinematic clunkers.

Source: Longreads
Published: May 7, 2019
Length: 8 minutes (2,090 words)

The Problem With Nostalgia

Michael Musto argues that wearing rose-colored glasses always leads to an unfair distortion — looking back on the best of the past while comparing it to the worst of the present.

Source: Longreads
Published: Mar 5, 2019
Length: 8 minutes (2,048 words)

Every Day I Write the Book

In this personal essay, at 63, Michael Musto reveals how he keeps managing to add new chapters to the consistently unfolding story of his career.

Source: Longreads
Published: Feb 5, 2019
Length: 8 minutes (2,035 words)