My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Capricorn One (1977)

PETER HYAMS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA/United Kingdom, 1977.  Associated General Films, ITC Films.  Screenplay by Peter Hyams.  Cinematography by Bill Butler.  Produced by Paul N. Lazarus III.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Albert … Continue reading

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October 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Airport 1975

BB.5 (out of 5) Although dismissed for their lack of quality when they were first released, the Airport movies have since taken on a quality of kitsch that makes them … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chapter Two

BBBB (out of 5) Wonderful film based on a Neil Simon play is one of his warmest and most enjoyable works. James Caan plays a writer (based on Simon) whose … Continue reading

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December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Natural (1984)

BARRY LEVINSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1984.  TriStar Pictures, Delphi II Productions.  Screenplay by Roger Towne, Phil Dusenberry, based on the novel by Bernard Malamud.  Cinematography by Caleb Deschanel. Produced by Mark … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Man Who Wasn’t There

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Brilliant Coen brothers film about a placid barber (Billy Bob Thornton) who tries to arrange a simple scam to get himself out of the boredom of … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

TIM BURTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1990.  Twentieth Century Fox.  Story by Tim Burton, Caroline Thompson, Screenplay by Caroline Thompson.  Cinematography by Stefan Czapsky.  Produced by Tim Burton, Denise Di Novi.  Music by Danny … Continue reading

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May 29, 2013 · Leave a comment