My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Stan & Ollie (2018)

JON S. BAIRD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  United Kingdom/Canada/USA, 2018.  Entertainment One, BBC Films, Baby Cow Films, Fable Pictures, Laurel and Hardy Feature Productions, Sonesta Films.  Screenplay by … Continue reading

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March 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Ivansxtc (2000)

BERNARD ROSE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2000.  Alternative Investments of Michigan, Enos/Rose Productions, Rhino Films.  Screenplay by Bernard Rose, Lisa Enos, based on the novel The Death of Ivan … Continue reading

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February 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Game Night (2018)

JOHN FRANCIS DALEY, JONATHAN GOLDSTEIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 2018.  Aggregate Films, Davis Entertainment, New Line Cinema.  Screenplay by Mark Perez.  Cinematography by Barry Peterson.  Produced by Jason Bateman, John Davis, John … Continue reading

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March 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Wonder Woman (2017)

PATTY JENKINS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/China/Hong Kong, 2017.  Warner Bros., Atlas Entertainment, Cruel & Unusual Films, DC Entertainment, Dune Entertainment, Tencent Pictures, Wanda Pictures.  Story by Zack Snyder, Allan Heinberg, Jason … Continue reading

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June 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Big Eyes (2014)

TIM BURTON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2014.  The Weinstein Company, Silverwood Films, Tim Burton Productions, Electric City Entertainment.  Screenplay by Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski.  Cinematography by Bruno Delbonnel.  Produced by Scott Alexander, Tim Burton, … Continue reading

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June 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Kreutzer Sonata

B (out of 5) An experimental project by Leo Tolstoy is dragged into the modern age with disastrous results in this ambitious but ultimately unimpressive film. Danny Huston meets a … Continue reading

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December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina

B (out of 5) Relentlessly boring adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s classic weepie has Sophie Marceau giving a two-dimensional performance as the classic heroine who throws all her privilege over for … Continue reading

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December 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Constant Gardener

BBBB (out of 5) Ralph Fiennes is excellent as a placid British diplomat living in Kenya and grieving over the accidental death of his beautiful wife (Rachel Weisz). Knowing that her … Continue reading

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November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Clash Of The Titans (2010)

0.5 (out of 5) The gods of Olympus created humans, but the love and adoration of humankind is what fuels their existence; ancient Greece is in trouble, then, when mortals … Continue reading

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November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

21 Grams

BBBB.5 (out of 5) This is a powerful tale of love lost and souls redeemed that, like Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s previous feature Amores Perros has complete strangers linked by a … Continue reading

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October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mr. North

BBB (out of 5) Charming enterprise directed by Danny Huston and executive-produced and written by his father John.  Anthony Edwards is full of aplomb as a Yale student who pulls in … Continue reading

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October 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

BB (out of 5) I watched Alpha Male Wolverine mope around Patrick Stewart’s house for three movies, absolutely boggled as to what could have led any man to become a … Continue reading

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October 9, 2013 · 1 Comment