My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Ford v Ferrari (2019)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  USA/France, 2019.  Chernin Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth, Jason Keller.  Cinematography by Phedon Papamichael.  Produced by Peter … Continue reading

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November 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Velvet Buzzsaw (2019)

DAN GILROY Bil’s rating (out of 5): 0.5.  USA, 2019.  Netflix.  Screenplay by Dan Gilroy.  Cinematography by Robert Elswit.  Produced by Jennifer Fox.  Music by Marco Beltrami, Buck Sanders.  Production … Continue reading

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June 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Net (1995)

IRWIN WINKLER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1995.  Columbia Pictures Corporation.  Screenplay by John D. Brancato, Michael Ferris.  Cinematography by Jack N. Green.  Produced by Rob Cowan, Irwin Winkler.  Music by Mark Isham.  Production Design by J. … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bruce Almighty

BB (out of 5) Jim Carrey continues to go the family-friendly (aka most financially lucrative) route with his latest comedy, and the results are hardly worthy of Liar Liar or The … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Mask (1994)

CHUCK RUSSELL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.   USA, 1994.  New Line Cinema, Dark Horse Entertainment.  Story by Michael Fallon, Mark Verheiden, Screenplay by Mike Werb.  Cinematography by John R. Leonetti.  Produced by Robert Engelman.  Music by Randy … Continue reading

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January 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deep Impact

BB.5 (out of 5) The insults to human intelligence that hurl themselves your way one after the other in this loser action film are way deadlier than the meteor that … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dude, Where’s My Car

BB (out of 5) I guess if you’re not expecting much from this slacker comedy then you won’t be too disappointed, though even at that low a level of anticipation … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Larger Than Life

BB.5 (out of 5) Silly comedy about a man who loses his emotional barriers by befriending an elephant (yes, that’s right, an elephant). Bill Murray plays an overworked self-help guru … Continue reading

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July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

GLENN FICARRA, JOHN REQUA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2011.  Carousel Productions (II).  Screenplay by Dan Fogelman.  Cinematography by Andrew Dunn.  Produced by Steve Carell, Denise Di Novi.  Music by Christophe Beck, Nick Urata.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Showtime

BB.5 (out of 5) Robert De Niro plays a badass cop who shoots a television camera and incurs the wrath of the network that owned it, then told he can make … Continue reading

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July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Hudsucker Proxy

BBB (out of 5) Stylish and witty film by the Coen brothers that pays tribute to the Frank Capra/Preston Sturges comedies of yesteryear. When Hudsucker Industries loses its president (Charles … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment