My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Only Living Boy In New York (2017)

MARC WEBB Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  USA, 2017.  Amazon Studios, Bona Fide Productions, Big Indie Pictures.  Screenplay by Allan Loeb.  Cinematography by Stuart Dryburgh.  Produced by Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa.  Music by Rob Simonsen.  Production Design … Continue reading

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March 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

Louder Than Bombs (2015)

JOACHIM TRIER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  Norway/France/Denmark, 2015.  Motlys, Animal Kingdom,Arte France Cinema, Beachside Films, Bona Fide Productions, Canal+, Centre National De La Cinematographie, Cine+, Fonds Eurimages du Conseil de … Continue reading

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September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Election

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Brilliant satire that narrows down the hot American political arena to a high school election for SAC president. This isn’t to say that anything is less … Continue reading

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December 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nebraska

BBBB (out of 5) Will Forte has a dull job as an electronic salesman, is lonely since his break-up with his girlfriend and marks time by checking up on his … Continue reading

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November 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Bee Season (2005)

SCOTT McGEHEE, DAVID SIEGEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA, 2005.  Bee Season Productions Inc., Fox Searchlight Pictures, Bona Fide Productions, i5 Films, Epsilon Motion Pictures, Fox Searchlab, Major Studio Partners, … Continue reading

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November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cold Mountain

BBB (out of 5) During the civil war, a soldier (Jude Law) reads a letter from the woman waiting for him (Nicole Kidman) back home and decides to leave the … Continue reading

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September 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Switch

BBBB (out of 5) Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman are New York singletons who have been best friends for years, one of his many failed attempts at a relationship in his life. … Continue reading

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August 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Little Children

BB.5 (out of 5) It’s hard not to feel sorry for Todd Field’s sophomore effort, following his Oscar-nominated In The Bedroom: it wants so badly to be a great film … Continue reading

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July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Wood

BBB (out of 5) Three friends (Omar Epps, Richard T. Jones, Taye Diggs) reminisce about the good old high school days on the morning of Diggs’ marriage. It appears his … Continue reading

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July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

King Of The Hill (1993)

STEVEN SODERBERGH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1993.  Wildwood Enterprises, Bona Fide Productions.  Screenplay by Steven Soderbergh, based on the memoir by A.E. Hotchner.  Cinematography by Elliot Davis.  Produced by Albert Berger, Barbara Maltby, Ron Yerxa.  Music … Continue reading

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July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

JONATHAN DAYTON, VALERIE FARIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 2006.  Fox Searchlight Pictures, Big Beach Films, Bona Fide Productions, Deep River Productions, Third Gear Productions.  Screenplay by Michael Arndt.  Cinematography by Tim Suhrstedt.  Produced by Albert Berger, … Continue reading

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May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pumpkin

BB (out of 5) There’s just too much wrong with this film to know where to begin. Christina Ricci plays a letter-perfect cheerleader who has it all: the looks, the house, … Continue reading

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May 11, 2013 · Leave a comment