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Phil’s Top 5… Bruce Wayne’s

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: the best Big (and small) screen Bruce Wayne’s…   Close but no cigar: Will Arnett, Val Kilmer, George Clooney   5 – Ben Affleck Like the film or not, Affleck’s broken Bruce Wayne is a dark step for sure ... Read More »

My Favourite… John G. Avildsen 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…. John G. Avildsen (1935-2017) Film THE KARATE KID (1984) Daniel (Ralph Macchio) moves to Southern California ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Worst Films Of The 00’s

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: The Worst films of the 00’s so far.   Close but no cigar: Tusk (2016), The Happening (2008), 50 Shades Of Grey (2015), X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008), Body Of Lies (2009) 5 – Battlefield Earth (2000) If scientology was a movie… oh ... Read More »

My Favourite… Adam West 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…. Adam West Film (1928-2017) Film   ALIEN (1979) Kaaapowie! Holy feature film, Batman … one based ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… War 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: War Films! (And these are proper war films rather than films set in War time…) Close but no cigar: The Deer Hunter, The Hurt Locker, Three Kings, Escape To Victory, Hamburger Hill 5 – Saving Private Ryan Spielberg delivers ... Read More »

Phil’s Best To Worst: Guy Richie 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: Guy Richie Films!  Best: Lock, Sock And Two Smoking Barrels Lock, Stock is a near flawless film. It’s also one of the best film debut’s and one of the best British films ever made.  Yes ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… 2017’s Most Anticipated 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: 2017’s most anticipated films    Close but no cigar: Justice League, The Dark Tower, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver 5 – Spiderman: Homecoming With two good Spiderman films, two average and one pretty poor, Marvel’s not at the reigns ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Blumhouse Productions 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: Blumhouse Movies For more on Blumhouse check out: http://www.blumhouse.com   Close but no cigar: Paranormal Activity 2, The Purge Anarchy, Insidious, The Town That Dreaded Sundown   5 – Hush A house.  A deaf writer and a killer on the loose.  ... Read More »

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 »