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My Favourite… Roger Moore 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…. Roger Moore (1927-2017) Film   LIVE AND LET DIE (1973) When Bond (Roger Moore) investigates the murders ... Read More »

Phil’s Best To Worst: Alien Franchise (Updated)

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: Alien Films!  Best: Aliens (The Directors Cut) Aliens is not just a high water mark for the Alien franchise itself  but it’s also a high watermark in sequels, action and science fiction films. Yes ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Ridley 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: To celebrate (hopefully) the release of Alien Covenant I present my top 5 Ridley Scott films.   Close but no cigar: Legend, Black Rain, Thelma & Louise   5 – The Martian After years of sub-par films, Scott returns ... Read More »

My Favourite… Michael Parks 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…. Michael Parks (1940-2017) Film Red State (1979) Kevin Smith’s Red State is set in Middle America where ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Friday The 13th 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 Friday The 13th, I give you my top 5 Friday The 13th films!   Close but no cigar: Friday The 13th Part 5, Friday The 13th Part 2 5 – Jason X Jason X is what happens ... Read More »

Phil’s Best To Worst: Marvel Films! (Updated)

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: Marvel Cinematic Universe films! Note scores reflect my original IMDB ratings. Best: Captain America Winter Solider A cold war thriller with Robert Redford and a mini Avengers team up.  Add in the always awesome Frank Grillo ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Marvels Best Post Credit Scenes

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Marvel Post Credit Sequences Close but no cigar: Enter Thanos (The Avengers), WASP (Ant Man), Twins! (Captain America: Winter Soldier) 5 – . Avengers – Iron Man A teaser that set up a universe, the arrival of Nick Fury ... Read More »

My Favourite… Jonathan Demme 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…. Jonathan Demme (1944-2017) Film THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS (1991) A young F.B.I. cadet must confide ... Read More »