My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Die Another Day

BBBB (out of 5) Ridiculously loud Bond adventure is still a top-notch thrill even in its weakest moments. This time a darker side of Bond is attempted as our hero … Continue reading

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January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tomorrow Never Dies

BBBBB (out of 5) The second Bond installment to feature the dapper Pierce Brosnan as the womanizing, gun-toting hero. Part of the fun involves the fact that director Roger Spottiswoode doesn’t … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Captives

BB.5 (out of 5) Julia Ormond is a do-gooder dentist who volunteers her time to provide care for inmates at a British prison. Her wits are no match for her … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Bank Job

BBBB (out of 5) Roger Donaldson’s marvelously entertaining heist film never feels like you’ve seen it all before, despite the familiarity of its trappings. Based (loosely) on a true story, … Continue reading

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July 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Statement (2003)

NORMAN JEWISON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Canada/France/USA, 2003.  Serendipity Point Films, Odessa Films, Company Pictures, Astral Media, Telefilm Canada, Corus Entertainment, Movision, Sony Pictures Classics, BBC Films.  Screenplay by Ronald Harwood, based … Continue reading

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July 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

The World Is Not Enough

BBB.5 (out of 5) Frustratingly weak James Bond adventure is the worst of Pierce Brosnan‘s entries in the series. A far cry from the dynamics of Goldeneye or the cool … Continue reading

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May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Alien Vs. Predator

BB.5 (out of 5) Silly action film attempts to bridge the gap between two franchises but is really just an obvious excuse to make money. An expedition team is taken … Continue reading

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May 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Match Point (2005)

WOODY ALLEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  United Kingdom/Luxembourg, 2005.  BBC Films, Thema Production, Jada Productions, Kudu Films.  Screenplay by Woody Allen.  Cinematography by Remi Adefarasin.  Produced by Letty Aronson, Lucy Darwin, Gareth … Continue reading

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May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment