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August, 2018

  • 14 August

    Out Of The Shadows (2018) – Motion Picture Maniac

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    The problem with Out Of The Shadows is that it’s a strong contender for the title of most generic movie I have ever seen in my life, absolutely EVERYTHING feels pulled from every other film – EVER, from the story, to the characters, dialogue and ending; I was quoting that …

  • 14 August

    Grosse Point Geek – Ant-Man & The Wasp (2018)

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    Grosse Point Geek casts his critical eye over the latest (some sometimes greatest) releases… this time out: Ant-Man & The Wasp    Plot in a nutshell: After the events of Captain America Civil War – Scott Lang aka Antman (Paul Rudd) is coming to the end of a 2 year house arrest …

  • 7 August

    Grosse Point Geek – Mission : Impossible – Fallout (2018)

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    Grosse Point Geek casts his critical eye over the latest (some sometimes greatest) releases… this time out Christopher McQuarrie’s Mission : Impossible – Fallout  Cast: Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames, Sean Harris, Alec Baldwin Director: Christopher McQuarrie Plot in a nutshell: Its a tad complicated …

  • 3 August

    Blog: The Billion Dollar Movie Car Club (Highest Grossing Movie Cars!)

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    They’ve starred in some of the highest grossing movies of all time, now Hollywood’s biggest four wheeled stars have been named for the very first time.  New research by motoring experts LeaseCar.uk has revealed a handful of motors who qualify for an exclusive Billion Dollar Movie Car Club – vehicles …

July, 2018

  • 26 July

    Blog: Jeff Imada – Stunt Legend (Interview)

    Question for you…. what do TANGO & CASH, IN HER SHOES & TREMORS all have in common? Well apart from the fact they all feature in my DVD collection (Let me assure you ‘In Her Shoes’ is more down to my fiancé than me!) they also, and more relevantly, feature …

  • 24 July

    Leave No Trace – Motion Picture Maniac

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      Leave No Trace is an odd little film for me to review because it’s good, but I don’t think quite as good as everyone else is saying, critics I think of as being hard to please are shouting its praise loud enough so that even those who live in …

  • 17 July

    Grosse Point Geek – Skyscraper (2018) Review

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    Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campell, Pablo Schreiber Plot In a Nutshell: Dwayne Johnson plays a retired FBI agent turned security expert who has to rescue his wife and two kids from the world’s tallest and most advanced building which just so happens to be on fire …

  • 12 July

    Ross And Phil Talk Movies – New Logo/Feed Issues. (Updated – 12th July)

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    Check out our new logo!  Yup Ross And Phil Talk Movies has been updated with a brand new logo.  We’ve also updated our feed and whilst it’s showing on SOME Pod-catchers on others it’s not.  So stick with us whilst we get the small tech issues fixed. We ARE showing …

  • 10 July

    Grosse Point Geek: Top Ten Guilty Pleasures Films

    Its safe to say that I have watched a lot of movies, (I shudder to think of the time and money I’ve spent doing so!) – some great, some average and  some downright awful – however there are quite a few , that, despite  beingrather good (in my opinion), have ether by-passed …

  • 8 July

    The Massive Movie Calendar 2018

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    With movie streaming becoming such a ubiquitous form of entertainment and 80% of the UK population watching a movie at home at least once a month or more, we might feel stuck for inspiration when it comes to choosing the perfect movie. To help movie fans everywhere, Carphone Warehouse has …