Tag Archives: Top 5

Phil’s Top 5… Tony Scott 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: Tony Scott films. Close but no cigar: The Hunger, Beverly Hills Cop 2, Unstoppable, Enemy of The State   5 – Crimson Tide When Tony Scott did a Ridley Scott film.  Crimson Tide, with a script polished by ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Bond 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: Bond Films!   Close but no cigar: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Goldeneye, Dr No   5 – Live & let Die Far from the late camp of Roger Moore’s era, Live & Let Die is dark and mysterious ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Bill Paxton 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: to celebrate the career of Bill Paxton, who sadly passed away just over a week ago, i’m taking a look at my favourite five of his movies.   Close but no cigar:  True Lies, Titanic, The Last Supper, ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Oscar Best Picture Winners

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out: to celebrate this years Academy Awards, I take a look at my favourite 5 Best Picture Winners.  No Crash is NOT included.   Close but no cigar: Braveheart, The Godfather, Platoon, The Deer Hunter, The French Connection, The ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Moments from the Star Wars Prequels

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 Moments from the Star Wars Prequels . Look we all know that, in hindsight, the Prequels were rubbish.  But even bad films have good points and to be fair the prequels does have a few.  So here ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Carry On 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: Carry On Films> I have a real soft spot for the Carry On Films, very much watched in my youth.  So here are my five favourites!   Close but no cigar: Carry On Nurse, Carry On Doctor, Carry ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Guilty Pleasure 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: My Favourite Guilty pleasure Films!   Close but no cigar: Anaconda, Grease 2, Tango & Cash, Masters Of The Universe 5 – Bad Boys What ya gunna do? Bad Boys was a slice of 90’s action awesomeness with Will Smith ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Worst Stephen King Adaptations

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out:   Close but no cigar: Carrie (2013), Lawnmower Man, Maximum Overdrive, Thinner   5 – Carrie (2002) Mini Series Oh why?  Why does King insist on letting his best adaption’s be remade into torrid watered down versions of ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Stephen King Adaptations

Each week Phil, from Phil’s Quick Capsule Review, takes a look at a different movie or TV related Top Five.  This time out:   Close but no cigar: The Running Man, The Stand, IT, Christine, Apt Pupil   5 – Carrie DePalma’s Carrie was a strong early King adaptation, based on an equally strong book.  A great cast and THAT ending ... Read More »

Phil’s Top 5… Danny Boyle 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: To celebrate the upcoming release of T2: Trainspotting here are my top 5 Danny Boyle Films!   Close but no cigar: Sunshine, 127 Hours, The Beach     5 – Steve Jobs Based on Walter Isaacson biography and taking ... Read More »