My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Always (1985)

B (out of 5) Henry Jaglom films an autobiographically-inspired exploration of his break-up from his real-life wife Patrice Townsend. He plays a fictionalized version of himself, who narrates the tale of … Continue reading

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October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blood And Wine

BB.5 So-so emotional thriller stars Jack Nicholson and Judy Davis as a Florida wine merchant and his unsuspecting wife who has no idea that her husband and a small-time hood (Michael Caine) … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)

BB (out of 5) Dreary update of the 1946 classic adapted from the novel by James M. Cain isn’t as entertaining.  Jack Nicholson plays the shady drifter who takes a … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Five Easy Pieces

BBBBB (out of 5) The finest performance of Jack Nicholson‘s career. He plays a pianist who was once a prodigy but now roams the country doing odd jobs as a manual … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Leaving Las Vegas

BBBB (out of 5) Performances couldn’t possibly be better in this incredible love story. Nicolas Cage plays an alcoholic, washed-up screenwriter who gets fired from his job in Hollywood, sells … Continue reading

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July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment