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Phil’s Top 5… Bad Films By Great Directors

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Bad Films By Great Directors   Close but no cigar: The Lovely Bones (Peter Jackson), For The Love Of The Game (Sam Rami), Noah (Darren Aronofsky), Dark Shadows (Tim Burton), Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Great Films By Bad Directors

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Great Films By Bad Directors   Close but no cigar: Event Horizon (Paul W S Anderson), Donnie Darko (Richard Kelly), Independence Day (Roland Emmerich), Red Dragon (Brett Ratner)    5 – The Rock (Michael Bay) The Rock was great.  Bad ... Read More »

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Friends Turd of 2016 Award: Mother!

The votes are in, they have been counted an verified and I can now proudly announce the Winner of 2017’s Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Guests Turd Of The Year award is…   Mother! IMDB: A couple’s relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence. Josh Morris (Smoking lamb):       Close but no cigar: ... Read More »

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Friends ESSENTIAL LIST For 2017 Part 2: Spiderman Homecoming, Operation Mekong, Let Her Out, Lady Macbeth, Brawl in Cell Block 99

The votes are in.  The long list reduced to just 9… and here they are, the Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Guests list of the FILMS TO WATCH for 2017.  In no particular order:   #7: Spiderman: Homecoming Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a ... Read More »

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review & Friends ESSENTIAL LIST For 2017 Part 1: Manchester By The Sea, Wind River, Baby Driver, Paddington 2 , Elle, The Triangle

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 2017.  In no particular order:   #1: Manchester By The Sea A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.       #2: Wind ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Star Wars Films (Updated)

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Star Wars Films… Updated   Close but no cigar:  Star Wars Episode 7 The Force Awakens, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars Episode 3: The Revenge Of The Sith    5 – Star Wars: Rogue One Almost on par with Jedi, ... Read More »

The 25 Best… 2010’s to Now Movies!

In our latest regular feature, coming out the first Friday of each month, Phil (of Phil’s Quick Capsule Review)  along with podcaster Josh Morris, Writer Mike Parkin, Grosse Point Geek’s Will Strong and Motion Picture Manic Jamie Robinson breakdown the 25 Best Films Of each major film decade.   This time out: The 2010’s to Now!    The close but no cigar Films: Everybody Wants Some, The Final Girls, I Olga Hepnarova, No ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Star Wars Characters

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out:  Star Wars Characters   Close but no cigar: Luke Skywalker, R2D2, Poe Dameron, Jabba The Hut, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Ray   5 – Lando Calrissian He lost a Falcon on a bet.  He runs cloud city. And he kinda betrayed our heroes. That ... Read More »