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Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Contempt (Le Mepris) (1963)

JEAN-LUC GODARD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  France/Italy, 1963.  Rome Paris Films, Les Films Concordia, Compagnia Cinematografica Champion.  Screenplay by Jean-Luc Godard, based on the novel Il Disprezzo by Alberto Moravia.  Cinematography … Continue reading

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August 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow (Ieri, Oggi, Domani)

BBBBB (out of 5) You’d think that having one of the fathers of Italian neorealism giving into the popularity of the Italian sex comedy would be a reason to mourn, … Continue reading

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July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Two Women (La Ciociara)

BBBB (out of 5) Sophia Loren gives an excellent performance in this Vittorio de Sica melodrama, the only foreign-language film performance to win an acting Oscar until Robert De Niro in … Continue reading

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July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Conformist (Il Conformista)

BBB (out of 5) Jean-Louis Trintignant is excellent as a follower of Mussolini’s fascist politics who lives the completely spotless life of his superiors: he is marrying the right woman, stands … Continue reading

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June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment