My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

I Love Trouble

BBB (out of 5) Julia Roberts  is obviously having a gas in this mild-mannered romantic comedy, in which she and Nick Nolte play competing reporters for different newspapers who end up … Continue reading

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January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Angel Eyes

BBB.5 (out of 5) Syrupy, mellow drama from director Luis Mandoki that is sometimes flat but, thanks to a fair share of lovely moments and excellent performances by its two … Continue reading

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November 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Final Analysis

BB (out of 5) Tepid thriller that goes far past the climax point, with director Phil Joanou failing to indulge in the opportunity to campily recreate the conventions of Hitchcockian … Continue reading

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October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bonnie And Clyde

BBBBB (out of 5) Arthur Penn’s electrifying account of the famous criminal couple is still a ripping good film, and after years of endless gunfire in films it is quite … Continue reading

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September 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Little Big Man

BBBBB (out of 5) Glorious western by Bonnie And Clyde director Arthur Penn. Dustin Hoffman plays the child of a prairie settler whose parents are killed by Natives and he and … Continue reading

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September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

CQ

BBBB (out of 5) It’s 1969, and an American film editor (Jeremy Davies) living in Paris is working on the troubled set of a Barbarella-like science-fiction film. The director (Gerard … Continue reading

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June 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Outsiders (1983)

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1983.  Zoetrope Studios, AMLF.  Screenplay by Kathleen Rowell, based on the novel by S.E. Hinton.  Cinematography by Stephen H. Burum.  Produced by Gray Frederickson, Fred Roos.  Music … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Apocalypse Now

BBBBB (out of 5) Fascinating, colourful and completely disturbing adaptation of Joseph Conrad’s Heart Of Darkness, featuring some of the best camera work of the seventies by cinematographer Vittorio Storaro. … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Godfather Part II (1974)

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1974.  Paramount Pictures, The Coppola Company.  Screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, based on the novel The Godfather by Mario Puzo.  Cinematography by … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Conversation (1974)

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1974.  The Directors Company, The Coppola Company, American Zoetrope, Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola.  Cinematography by Bill Butler.  Produced by Francis Ford Coppola.  Music … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Godfather (1972)

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1972.  Paramount Pictures, Alfran Productions.  Screenplay by Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novel by Mario Puzo.  Cinematography by Gordon Willis. Produced … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Godfather Part III

BBBB (out of 5) Sixteen years after we last heard about the Corleone family, they’re back with more mafia drama. Al Pacino continues his role as Michael Corleone, now an … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment