My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Flatliners (1990)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.  USA, 1990.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Stonebridge Entertainment.  Screenplay by Peter Filardi.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont.  Produced by Rick Bieber, Michael Douglas.  Music by James Newton Howard.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Groundhog Day

BBBB (out of 5) One of the most wonderful romantic comedies of the decade.  Bill Murray plays a rude, cynical weatherman who is given the dull assignment of travelling to a … Continue reading

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December 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blue Sky (1994)

TONY RICHARDSON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  USA, 1994.  Heathrow Productions, Orion Pictures.  Story by Rama Laurie Stagner, Screenplay by Rama Laurie Stagner, Arlene Sarner, Jerry Leichtling.  Cinematography by Steve Yaconelli.  Produced by Robert … Continue reading

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December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lolita (1997)

ADRIAN LYNE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/France, 1997.  Guild, Lolita Productions, Pathé.  Screenplay by Stephen Schiff, based on the novel Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov.  Cinematography by Howard Atherton.  Produced by Mario Kassar, Joel B. … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

The United States Of Leland

BB (out of 5) After a teenager (Ryan Gosling) murders a mentally challenged boy his own age, he is sent to prison where he spends his days being taught by … Continue reading

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October 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

An Eye For An Eye (1996)

JOHN SCHLESINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 1996.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Amanda Silver, Rick Jaffa, based on the novel by Erika Holzer.  Cinematography by Amir Mokri.  Produced by Michael I. Levy.  Music by James Newton … Continue reading

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September 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Home For The Holidays

BBB.5 (out of 5) Jodie Foster makes her second film as director with this heartwarming but uneven family comedy/drama. Holly Hunter plays an art restorer who gets fired from her … Continue reading

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July 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Wedding Singer

BBB.5 (out of 5) Adam Sandler is the most successful wedding singer in his small upstate New York town who, at his own wedding, is left hanging at the altar by … Continue reading

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June 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael

BBBB (out of 5) This thoroughly underrated film offers a poignant view of life in small town America, one that is turned upside down when the celebrity of the title … Continue reading

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May 11, 2013 · Leave a comment