My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

El Amor Brujo

BB (out of 5) Carlos Saura closes his flamenco-themed trilogy of films with this dull story of thwarted love. Taking place, like Blood Wedding and Carmen, on forcefully artificially sets, … Continue reading

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August 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blood Wedding (Bodas De Sangre)

BB.5 (out of 5) The famous play by Federico Garcia Lorca is taken by Carlos Saura and set to flamenco music with almost successful results. The complex play, essentially about … Continue reading

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Carmen

BBBB (out of 5) Carlos Saura’s fascination with Latin dance gets an excellent showcase in this beautiful film adaptation of Prosper Merimee’s novel and Bizet’s opera.   Antonio Gades, who … Continue reading

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