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Phil’s Best & Worst of 2017… So Far! 1st Edition (17th Feb 2017)

So this is my semi-regularly updated of the BEST and WORST of 2017’s movies, in my very humble opinion. BEST Films Of 2017… So Far:   T2 Trainspotting (9/10) La La Land (8/10) Silence (8/10) The Founder (7/10) Patriots Day (6/10) Honourable Mentions:   WORST Films Of 2017… So Far:   Underworld Blood War (4.10) Hacksaw Ridge (5/10) Live By Night (5/10)   Dis-Honourable ... Read More »

Sing Street – A Quick Capsule Review

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review: Another late entry to my 2016 best films, Sing Street is a charming musical drama that captures what it’s like to be young lost and in love. It’s sickly sweet at times for sure but it’s such an enjoyable ride you’ll forgive those few moments it steps too far into soap opera. The songs are great ... Read More »

The Hunt For the Wilderpeople – A Quick Capsule Review

Phil’s Quick Capsule Review: Easily jumping into my top 10 for 2016, Hunt for The Wilderpeople is one of the wittiest and most charming films of 2016. A New Zealand family comedy-drama about a boy on the run with his grumpy foster dad may not seem like an appealing pitch but the film is almost note perfect and as the ... Read More »

Phil’s 5 Best Films of 2016 (Updated)

So 2016 may be in the rear mirror but having now seen a few of 2016’s last few must see movies I’m having a do-over and republishing my list of the best films of 2016. So here it is: my FINAL pick of the BEST films of 2016.   Film of The Year: The Nice Guys  In Brief: It was pretty much Room or ... Read More »