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Phil’s Top 5… Marvel Films

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: to celebrate this weeks release of Guardians Of The Galaxy Volume 2, I give you my top 5 Marvel Films!   Close but no cigar: Dr Strange, Ant Man, Thor, Captain America   5 – Iron Man From the ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Fast & Furious Movies

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Fast & Furious Films Close but no cigar: 2 Fast, 2 Furious, Fast & Furious: Tokyo Drift   5 – Fast & The Furious 7 The film had to deal with Walker’s untimely death and it does it well ... Read More »

My Favourite… Don Rickles Film

As death continues it’s relentless march through the gifted and talented of TV and film, My Favourite… celebrates those we have lost by taking a look at a slice of their best work. Well sometimes best, sometimes just the one I like the most. This time out: My Favourite…. Don Rickles (1926-2017) Film CASINO (1995) Greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Monster Movies!

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Monster Movies!   Close but no cigar: King Kong (1933), Godzilla (1954), Cloverfiled, Troll Hunter, Lake Placid 5 – Tremors Okay so not on the same par as many here, but Tremors was the monster movie done on ... Read More »

Phil’s Best To Worst: Star Trek Movies

In our latest regular feature, coming out the first Friday of each month, Phil (of Phil’s Quick Capsule Review) breaks down a film related subject in order of his own personal enjoyment from Best To Worst.  This time out: Star Trek Movies Best :Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan  Was never going to be anything else.  The Wrath Of Khan is one of the best movies of that decade period.  A tense ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Three-quels

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Three-quels!   Close but no cigar: Die Hard With A Vengeance, Mission Impossible 3,Back To The Future Part 3, Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade, Harry Potter and The Prisoner Of Azkaban, The Lord Of The Rings: The ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Tony Scott Films

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Tony Scott films. Close but no cigar: The Hunger, Beverly Hills Cop 2, Unstoppable, Enemy of The State   5 – Crimson Tide When Tony Scott did a Ridley Scott film.  Crimson Tide, with a script polished by ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Bond Films

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Bond Films!   Close but no cigar: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Goldeneye, Dr No   5 – Live & let Die Far from the late camp of Roger Moore’s era, Live & Let Die is dark and mysterious ... Read More »

Phil’s Best To Worst: Peter Jackson’s Middle Earth Films

In our latest regular feature, coming out the first Friday of each month, Phil (of Phil’s Quick Capsule Review) breaks down a film related subject in order of his own personal enjoyment from Best To Worst.  This time out: Peter Jackson’s two Middle Earth trilogy’s !  Best: Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers Gollum entered cinema lexicon in what is still an unbeatable combination of motion capture and CGI, the battle of Helms ... Read More »