My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Kitchen (2019)

ANDREA BERLOFF Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA, 2019.  Bron Studios, Creative Wealth Media Finance, DC Vertigo, Michael De Luca Productions, New Line Cinema.  Screenplay by Andrea Berloff, based … Continue reading

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August 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

What Dreams May Come (1998)

VINCENT WARD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA/New Zealand, 1998.  PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Interscope Communications, Metafilmics.  Screenplay by Ronald Bass, based on the novel by Richard Matheson. Cinematography by Eduardo Serra.  Produced by Barnet Bain.  Music … Continue reading

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February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Night We Never Met

BB.5 (out of 5) Annabella Sciorra and Matthew Broderick timeshare an apartment with a soon to be married bachelor (Kevin Anderson).  She is unhappily married and uses her two days a week in … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Cure

BBB (out of 5) Uncomfortable cross between cute family movie and powerful grown-up drama is at times quite touching.  Brad Renfro plays a lonely adolescent who is subject to the prejudices … Continue reading

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October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Hand That Rocks The Cradle

BBB (out of 5) Rebecca De Mornay had a brief flirtation with stardom in the early nineties with the release of this popular thriller. After she loses her baby in the stress … Continue reading

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September 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

Romeo Is Bleeding

BB (out of 5) Unattractively violent film has a crooked cop (Gary Oldman) meet his match in a sexy hit woman (Lena Olin). It’s nonsense, and I can hardly remember … Continue reading

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September 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Internal Affairs

BBB (out of 5) Mike Figgis’ cop thriller stars Andy Garcia as an Internal Affairs investigator whose target is a crooked cop (Richard Gere) with ties to the mob. Without realizing … Continue reading

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July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jungle Fever (1991)

SPIKE LEE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1991.  Universal Pictures, 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks.  Screenplay by Spike Lee.  Cinematography by Ernest R. Dickerson.  Produced by Spike Lee.  Music by Terence Blanchard.  Production Design by Wynn … Continue reading

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July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Reversal Of Fortune

BBBB.5 (out of 5) This excellent film details the case of Sunny von Bulow (Glenn Close), a wealthy New York aristocrat who went into a coma after an excessive dose of … Continue reading

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July 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mr. Jealousy (1997)

NOAH BAUMBACH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1997.  Joel Castleberg Productions.  Screenplay by Noah Baumbach.  Cinematography by Steven Bernstein.  Produced by Joel Kastelberg.  Music by Robert Een, Luna.  Production Design by Anne Stuhler.  Costume Design by Janie Bryant.  Film … Continue reading

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May 29, 2013 · Leave a comment