The Three Musketeers (1993)- A Quick Capsule Review

The Three Musketeers (1993)- A Quick Capsule Review

Quick Review

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review:
Teaming bankable box office gold and real life rogues Sheen and Sutherland together alongside newcomer O’Donnell must have seemed like a master stroke at the time.  Add in a few other mainstays of early 90’s cinema, some hot up and comers like Anwar and Delpy and an historical vibe and you should have had a classic.  Sadly it didn’t quite end that well but revisiting this film some 28+ years later it’s amazing just how enjoyable it actually is.  Okay yes it’s deeply flawed and the 90’s action feels pretty cheap but it’s almost worth watching for Tim Curry alone who gives a masterful performance of scenery chewing.  Honestly the 90’s Three Musketeers is MUCH better than you remember and thanks to Disney Plus you can relive it in it’s full 1080p glory.  What more could you ask for?

Best Bit: Curry.

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If You Liked this Try: Young Guns, The Rocketeer, The Man in the Iron Mask, Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves 

 


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Podcast: Ross And Phil Talk… Rambo, Secret Cinema, The Shield, 90’s Films and More!

Podcast: Ross And Phil Talk… Rambo, Secret Cinema, The Shield, 90’s Films and More!

Ross and Phil Talk Movies The Podcasts

On this episode of the podcast we talk about… the latest and last Rambo movie Last Blood in detail (mostly spoiler free).  We also talk Secret Cinema, The Shield, Spiderman/MCU and a shed load of 80’s & 90’s films.  Yup it’s a round up podcast.

Hosted by Award winning filmmaker Ross Boyask and blogger/writer/failed former filmmaker Phil Hobden.

Discussed: Rambo Last Blood, 10 Minutes Gone, The Shield (TV), Secret Cinema: Casino Royale, Air Force One, Eraser, Executive Decision,  Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves, Navy Seals, Ma, JFK, Critters Attack, The Dead Don’t Die, Satanic Panic, Halloween 3: Season of The Witch, Hostel, Eli Roth, 90’s Films, Spider-man, MCU

For more on Ross Boyask search @RossBoyask on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. Also check out @EvoFilmsUK online.

For more on Phil Hobden check out www.philhobden.co.uk , Twitter (@PhilQuickReview) and Instagram (RossAndPhilTalkMovies

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Robin Hood (2018) – A Quick Capsule Review

Robin Hood (2018) – A Quick Capsule Review

Quick Review

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review:
I get why people didn’t like the latest version of Robin Hood. It’s a bit full of itself, it substitutes style for substance and mashes about 500 years of technology into one.  I also still don’t buy Taron Egerton  as an action hero. This all said I actually quite enjoyed Robin Hood, despite its faults. The action is interesting, the CGI not too interactive and the mash up of technology quite fun.  And if nothing else at least it takes a different approach to a very well worn story. Peaky Blinder’s Paul Anderson is especially fun as Guy of Gisborne and Ben Mendelsohn does this best attempt to out Rickman Alan Rickman as the Sherif (he doesn’t get close but he’s still fun).  It’s flawed.  It’s silly. But its fun.  Worth a watch.

Best Bit: The riot/raid/assault

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If You Liked this Try: Assassins Creed, Tomb Raider, Robin Hood Prince Of Thieves

 


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