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Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Friends ESSENTIAL LIST For 2020 Part 1: Palm Springs, Uncut Gems, Hamilton, Possessor, Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

The votes are in.  The Long List been reduced to just 11… and here they are, the Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Guests list of the FILMS TO WATCH for 2020.  In no particular order:

 

#1:Palm Springs

When carefree Nyles and reluctant maid of honor Sarah have a chance encounter at a Palm Springs wedding, things get complicated as they are unable to escape the venue, themselves, or each other.

 


 

#2: Uncut Gems

With his debts mounting and angry collectors closing in, a fast-talking New York City jeweler risks everything in hope of staying afloat and alive.

 


 

#3: Hamilton

The real life of one of America’s foremost founding fathers and first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton. Captured live on Broadway from the Richard Rodgers Theater with the original Broadway cast.

 


 

#4: Possessor

Possessor follows an agent who works for a secretive organization that uses brain-implant technology to inhabit other people’s bodies – ultimately driving them to commit assassinations for high-paying clients.

 

 

 

 


 

#5: Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo

Having spent much of his early life in prison, actor Danny Trejo discusses his career and how he has overcome a life of crime and addiction.

 

 

 


 

#6: Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Follow-up film to the 2006 comedy centering on the real-life adventures of a fictional Kazakh television journalist named Borat.

 

Next Time: The final 6 Films To Watch for 2020. 

 


 

 

 

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