My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Con Air (1997)

SIMON WEST Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1997.  Touchstone Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Kouf/Bigelow Productions, Runway Pictures, Hiett Designs of Las Vegas.  Screenplay by Scott Rosenberg.  Cinematography by David Tattersall.  Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.  Music by Mark … Continue reading

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February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Thank You For Smoking

BB (out of 5) Aaron Eckhart plays a lobbyist for Big Tobacco whose savvy ability to argue cigarettes to safe passage in a health-conscious America make him a national villain. He … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crimson Tide

BBBB.5 (out of 5) What a ride! Submarines haven’t been this much fun since The Hunt For Red October, and if the fact that this film’s advertising campaign (red poster … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Something New

BBB (out of 5) Workaholic financial consultant Sanaa Lathan has her idea of the IBM (Ideal Black Male) for a mate, something she and her girlfriends discuss whenever they get together … Continue reading

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September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Larger Than Life

BB.5 (out of 5) Silly comedy about a man who loses his emotional barriers by befriending an elephant (yes, that’s right, an elephant). Bill Murray plays an overworked self-help guru … Continue reading

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July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

American Splendor

BBBB (out of 5) The second, non-special effects-laden film to come out of a graphic novel or comic strip turns out to be almost as good as the first (Ghost … Continue reading

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June 1, 2013 · Leave a comment


BBBB (out of 5) Fun action film stars perfectly cast Richard Dreyfuss and Emilio Estevez as undercover cops who can never seem to get it right. Their latest assignment is to observe … Continue reading

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May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment