My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Leave No Trace (2018)

DEBRA GRANIK Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA/Canada, 2018.  Bron Studios, Creative Wealth Media Finance, Harrison Productions, Topic Studios.  Screenplay by Debra Granik, Anne Rosellini, based on the novel My Abandonment by … Continue reading

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February 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

A Very Sordid Wedding (2017)

DEL SHORES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2017.  Beard Collins Shores Productions, Buffalo Gal Pictures.  Screenplay by Del Shores.  Cinematography by Paul Suderman.  Produced by Emerson Collins, Del Shores.  Music by Joe Patrick Ward.  Production Design … Continue reading

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June 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hell Or High Water (2016)

DAVID MACKENZIE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2016.  Film 44, LBI Productions, OddLot Entertainment, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment.  Screenplay by Taylor Sheridan.  Cinematography by Giles Nuttgens.  Produced by Peter Berg, Carla Hacken, Sidney … Continue reading

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October 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

C.O.G. (2013)

KYLE PATRICK ALVAREZ Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2013.  Forty Second Productions, Rhino Films.  Screenplay by Kyle Patrick Alvarez, based on the essay by David Sedaris.  Cinematography by Jas Shelton.  Produced by Kyle … Continue reading

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June 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Perfect Getaway

BBB (out of 5) It’s not a good sign when, five minutes into a thriller, you find yourself hoping that the protagonist couple will meet with a bad end so … Continue reading

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February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Pledge

BB.5 (out of 5) Jack Nicholson plays a retiring police officer whose small town is shocked by the rape and murder of a little girl on the night of his retirement … Continue reading

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December 6, 2013 · Leave a comment


BB (out of 5) Keira Knightley gets tough in this biopic of Hollywood progeny-gone-bad Domino Harvey, daughter of British movie star Laurence Harvey. After losing her father at a young age, … Continue reading

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September 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Winter’s Bone (2010)

DEBRA GRANIK Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  USA, 2010.  Anonymous Content, Winter’s Bone Productions.  Screenplay by Debra Granik, Anne Rossellini, based on the novel by Daniel Woodrell.  Cinematography by Michael McDonough.  Produced … Continue reading

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August 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Guilt Trip (2012)

ANNE FLETCHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2012.  Paramount Pictures, Skydance Media, Michaels-Goldwyn, Broadway Video.  Screenplay by Dan Fogelman.  Cinematography by Oliver Stapleton.  Produced by Evan Goldberg, John Goldwyn, Lorne Michaels.  Music by Christophe Beck.  Production … Continue reading

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July 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Changeling (2008)

CLINT EASTWOOD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2008.  Imagine Entertainment, Malpaso Productions, Relativity Media.  Screenplay by J. Michael Straczynski.  Cinematography by Tom Stern.  Produced by Clint Eastwood, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Robert Lorenz.  Music by Clint … Continue reading

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June 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Iron Man 3

BB.5 (out of 5) Once again donning his metallic armor to fight against evil and, once again, doing it with his insouciant personality well intact.  Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr., … Continue reading

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May 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Super 8 (2011)

J.J. ABRAMS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA, 2011.  Paramount Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, Bad Robot, K/O Camera Toys.  Screenplay by J.J. Abrams.  Cinematography by Larry Fong.  Produced by J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, Steven Spielberg.  Music by … Continue reading

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May 11, 2013 · Leave a comment