Posts by Phil Wallace

Phil Wallace

About The Author

Phil Wallace is the Founder of ScreenPicks. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Phil earned his B.A. in political science from Columbia University in New York. He subsequently worked on New York’s bid for the 2012 Olympic Games, and then moved to Florida to work as a Special Projects Analyst for the Tampa Bay Rays. After watching the Rays improve from baseball’s worst record to a World Series team, Phil earned his M.B.A. at the USC Marshall School of Business. He currently resides in Los Angeles where he works in the tech industry. He is also a Board Member for the Los Angeles Sports Council and the Southern California Committee for the Olympic Games.
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How to Dress Like a Celebrity

Here's how you can dress like a celebrity

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Overview of the ‘Planet of the Apes’ Franchise

We look back at all of the Planet of the Apes films

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‘Game of Thrones’ Inspiring Grit, Art and Dark Humor

"Game of Thrones" is the best show on TV!

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Daniel Craig’s Top 5 Films

Daniel Craig has made many more great films beyond James Bond.... here are his best five.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Casting: Who Should Play Rhaegar?

If Rhaegar Targaryen is going to make an appearance on "Game of Thrones," then who should play him?

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‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7: Who Dies Next?

You never know who will die next on "Game of Thrones." We take a look at who could be next.

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Big Movies Coming Out This July

Plenty of big films are set for release this July!

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The 7 Best What If and Movie Mashups the Internet Has to Offer

We look at movie mashups in this creative post.

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‘Deadpool’ is Just the Beginning for Marvel in 2016

Marvel is off to a great start in 2016, and there's more to come.

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Movie Review: ‘Bridge of Spies’

With Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg on top of their game, Bridge of Spies is one the year's best films.

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Review: ‘Black Mass’

Johnny Depp shines in Scott Cooper's chilling film on James "Whitey" Bulger, Black Mass.

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Marketing and communication strategies in the film industry

While they may not seem like such a big deal, movie streaming and piracy are hugely damaging to the film industry, losing it millions of dollars every year.

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Lighting Techniques for Amateur Filmmakers

How do you do lighting as a filmmaker? Here's how.

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Who Will Win Big at the Emmys?

"Veep" and "Mad Men" are poised to replace "Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad."

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How social media is changing the ways movies are marketed

It’s estimated that the average marketing budget for a medium-sized Hollywood movie is now around $40M – equivalent to the entire production budget of films like Lucy or Jersey Boys. Where does all that money go? Movie marketing is a mystery to most people, many of whom still think of it purely in terms of […]

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