My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Wall Street

BBB.5 (out of 5) If for nothing else, this film acts as an excellent time capsule of Reagan-era corporate greed, significantly different from nineties corporate greed because later tycoons wouldn’t … Continue reading

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July 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Silence of the Lambs

BBBBB (out of 5) Thomas Harris’s second novel involving the terrifying Hannibal “The Cannibal” Lecter becomes one of the greatest thriller-horror films of all time. Jodie Foster is riveting as Clarice … Continue reading

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June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Something Wild (1986)

JONATHAN DEMME Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1986.  Religioso Primitiva.  Screenplay by E. Max Frye.  Cinematography by Tak Fujimoto.  Produced by Jonathan Demme, Kenneth Utt.  Music by Laurie Anderson, John Cale.  Production Design … Continue reading

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June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Beetlejuice (1988)

TIM BURTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1988.  The Geffen Company.  Story by Michael McDowell, Larry Wilson, Screenplay by Michael McDowell, Warren Skaaren.  Cinematography by Thomas E. Ackerman.  Produced by Michael Bender, … Continue reading

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June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Beyond Rangoon

BBB (out of 5) A lot of potential is wasted in this true-life John Boorman-directed drama about a recently widowed doctor (Patricia Arquette) travelling through Burma with her globetrotting sister … Continue reading

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June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lulu On The Bridge

BB.5 (out of 5) This romantic drama with touches of science-fiction has moments of pure loveliness but doesn’t maintain its intensity throughout. Harvey Keitel plays a jazz musician whose career is … Continue reading

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May 26, 2013 · Leave a comment