Phillip The Fossil
Release Date: January 1st, 2009
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 13 min.
A man chases endless summer despite his aging body.
Director: Garth Donovan
It's easy to get depressed by much of the behavior depicted in Phillip the Fossil, yet the talents behind the picture are a cause for optimism. The last thing they appear to be is hypocritical. show more
That the movie remains consistently watchable is largely a tribute to Brian Hasenfus, a Needham, Mass., contractor making his acting debut as Phillip. show more
Donovan's idiosyncratic approach to character develops a compelling rhythm, but the film falters when a dramatic double climax pushes it past its low-key limits. show more