My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Man Who Loved Women (L’homme qui aimait les femmes) (1977)

FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  France, 1977.  Les Films du Carrosse.  Screenplay by Francois Truffaut, Michel Fermaud, Suzanne Schiffman.  Cinematography by Nestor Almendros.  Produced by Marcel Berbert, Francois Truffaut.  Music by Patrice … Continue reading

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August 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Bride Wore Black (La Mariee Etait En Noir)

BBBB (out of 5) Francois Truffaut pays marvelous tribute to Alfred Hitchcock with this thriller. Jeanne Moreau is excellent as a vengeful wife whose intention it is to kill the entire … Continue reading

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August 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Thief Of Paris (Le Voleur) (1967)

LOUIS MALLE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  France/Italy, 1967.  Compagnia Cinematografica Champion, Les Productions Artistes Associes, Nouvelles Editions de Films.  Screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere, Louis Malle, dialogue by Daniel Boulanger,based on the … Continue reading

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August 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Elevator To The Gallows (Ascenseur Pour L’Echafaud) (1958)

LOUIS MALLE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  France, 1958.  Nouvelles Editions de Films.  Adaptation by Roger Nimier, Louis Malle, dialogue by Roger Nimier, pre-adaptation by Noel Calef, based on his novel.  Cinematography by … Continue reading

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August 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

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BBBBB (out of 5) Jean-Louis Trintignant stars in this marvelous political thriller as a prosecutor who turns amateur detective after a liberal Greek politician (Yves Montand) dies in a mysterious “accident” … Continue reading

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July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment