My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Possessed (1947)

CURTIS BERNHARDT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1947.  Warner Bros..  Story by Rita Weiman, Screenplay by Silvia Richards, Ranald MacDougall.  Cinematography by Joseph A. Valentine.  Produced by Jerry Wald.  Music by  Franz Waxman.  Production Design by Anton Grot.  Costume … Continue reading

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August 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Dark Passage (1947)

DELMER DAVES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1947.  Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Delmer Daves, based on the novel by David Goodis.  Cinematography by Sidney Hickox.  Produced by Jerry Wald.  Music by Franz Waxman. Production … Continue reading

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July 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

You Can’t Take It With You (1938)

FRANK CAPRA Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBBB.  USA, 1938.  Columbia Pictures Corporation.  Screenplay by Robert Riskin, based on a play by George S. Kaufman, Moss Hart.  Cinematography by Joseph Walker.  Produced by Frank Capra.  Music by … Continue reading

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June 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Roberta

BBB.5 (out of 5) Randolph Scott plays a football jock who travels over to Paris to visit his dress-designing aunt, accompanied by an orchestra that is going there to fulfill an … Continue reading

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May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Top Hat

BBBB (out of 5) This one is regarded by many as the best of the Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musicals (I like Swing Time better), probably because it epitomizes the art-deco … Continue reading

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May 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

Follow The Fleet

BBBB (out of 5) One of Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire‘s peppier musicals is this silly little work that also stars a very hunky Randolph Scott and a small cameo by Lucille … Continue reading

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May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Swing Time (1936)

GEORGE STEVENS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1936.  RKO Radio Pictures.  Screenplay by Howard Lindsay, Allan Scott, from a story by Erwin S. Gelsey.  Cinematography by David Abel.  Produced by Pandro S. Berman.  Music by Jerome Kern.  Production … Continue reading

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May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment