Philip Tobin

Philip Tobin

Just your regular Scandinavian movie fan

Favorite films

  • Brazil
  • Blade Runner
  • There Will Be Blood
  • The Thing

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  • Midsommar

    ★★★★½

  • Female Trouble

    ★★★★

  • Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts

    ★★★★

  • Pink Flamingos

    ★★★★★

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  • Pink Flamingos

    Pink Flamingos

    ★★★★★

    They say a great movie exceeds expectations. Well, my expectations were exceeded at every corner.

  • Excalibur

    Excalibur

    ★★★½

    This movie is in many respects baffling and shouldn't work as well as it does. Often hailed as a "flawed classic", it is a hard watch by modern standards. But one would also be hard pressed to correct it without taking from it. The acting is stiff and awkward but suited for Arthurian legend. The characters are flat but exude a grandeur fitting for the story. The plot is tiresome and underexplained but evokes the feeling of myth that elevates…

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  • Centervagt

    Centervagt

    Min ven og jeg blev enige om at se Centervagt i biografen, fordi vi bare blev ved med at læse den ene artikel efter den anden om, hvor ringe den var. Det blev vi jo nødt til at se med egne øjne, for det kunne da kun være sjovt af alle de forkerte årsager. Hvad vi til gengæld fik var en film, der gjorde mig så rasende, at jeg kun kan skrive en laaaaaaang og usammenhængende anmeldelse, der kommer i…

  • A Dog Called Money

    A Dog Called Money

    ★★½

    PJ Harvey is one of my top artists. I've grown up with my dad's collection of her records and I absolutely love Hope Six. But man I struggled connecting to the message and the people in this movie.