My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Battle of Russia (1943)

FRANK CAPRA, ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1943.  U.S. Army Special Service Division, U.S. War Department.  Screenplay by Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, Rober Heller, featuring selections adapted … Continue reading

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February 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Journey (1959)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1959.  Alby Pictures.  Screenplay by George Tabouri.  Cinematography by Jack Hildyard.  Produced by Anatole Litvak.  Music by Georges Auric.  Production Design by Isabella Schlichting, Werner Schlichting.  Costume Design … Continue reading

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April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Goodbye Again (Aimez-Vous Brahms?) (1961)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  France/USA, 1961.  Argus Film, Mercury Productions.  Screenplay by Samuel A. Taylor, based on the novel Aimez-vous Brahms? by Francoise Sagan.  Cinematography by Armand Thirard.  Produced by … Continue reading

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September 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Decision Before Dawn

BBBB (out of 5) Twentieth century-Fox head Darryl Zanuck liked to temper the success of the studio’s splashier hits by producing “prestige pictures”, his pet projects often gritty World War … Continue reading

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November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Anastasia (1956)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1956.  Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.  Screenplay by Arthur Laurents, based on the play by Marcelle Maurette, adapted by Guy Bolton.  Cinematography by Jack … Continue reading

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August 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

Mayerling (1936)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  France, 1936.  Nero Films.  Screenplay by Irma von Cube, dialogue by Joseph Kessel, based on the novel by Claude Anet.  Cinematography by Jean Isnard, Armand … Continue reading

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August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1940.  Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Casey Robinson, based on the novel by Rachel Field.  Cinematography by Ernest Haller.  Produced by Anatole Litvak.  Music by Max Steiner.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1948.  Hal Wallis Productions.  Screenplay by Lucille Fletcher, based on her radio play.  Cinematography by Sol Polito.  Produced by Anatole Litvak, Hal B. Wallis.  Music by Franz … Continue reading

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August 20, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Snake Pit (1948)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1948.  Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.  Screenplay by Frank Partos, Millen Brand, based on the novel by Mary Jane Ward.  Cinematography by Leo Tover.  Produced by … Continue reading

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August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment