Tag Archives: Top 5

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 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 »

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 »

Will’s (Grosse Point Geek) Top 5… Star Wars Characters

This week our very own Grosse Point Geek Phil takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: Top 5 Star Wars Characters   5 – Yoda Funny, sad, poetic,inscrutable –  the list is endless –  probably the most brilliantly written character in the Star Wars universe, combined with astounding puppet work and Frank Oz’s amazing vocal ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Star Wars 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: Star Wars Films   Close but no cigar: Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars Episode 3: The Revenge Of The Sith    5 – Star Wars Episode 7 The Force Awakens The Force Awakens was an excellent tribute Star Wars ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Disappointing films of 2017

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 Top 5 Disappointing films of 2017   5 – The Dark Tower I dint hate this but in a year that brought us IT and Gerald’s Game, this should have been SO much better. 4 – A Cure for ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… 2017’s Superhero 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 Superhero Films!   Close but no cigar: Wonder Woman, Justice League   5 – The LEGO Batman Movie  The LEGO Batman Movie isn’t quite as good as the original LEGO movie but in terms of jokes per second ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… DC Live Action Superhero 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: DC’s Live Action Superhero Films   Close but no cigar: Batman The Movie, Batman, Wonder Woman 5 –  Superman It’s aged badly for sure but Christopher Reeve is just the quintessential superhero in an age where superhero didn’t exist.  And don’t undersell how ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… American’s Doing British Accents

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: we take a look at American Actors Doing British Accents   5 – Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in “The Iron Lady”     4 – Natalie Portman as Evey in “V for Vendetta” (2005):   3 – Renée Zellweger as the ... Read More »