Danny Boyle looked like a man who had seen his life pass before his eyes at the end of the 2012 Olympic Games opening ceremony.  The Oscar winner best known for "Trainspotting," "Slumdog Millionaire" and "127 Hours" should rest easy.  His production drew instant raves across social media and from a (relieved?) NBC announcing crew. That being said, as much as we were blown away by the design and many specific moments, we still had our share of disappointments. Take a gander at our thoughts at the best and worst of this Olympics' opening ceremony in the embedded gallery.  Agree? Disagree? Share your thoughts below.

With over a decade of experience in the movie industry, Ellwood survived working for two major studios and has written for Variety, MSN and the LA Times. A co-founder of HitFix, Ellwood spends his time relaxing hitting 3’s on the basketball court and following his beloved Clippers.