My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Poster Boy (2004)

ZAK TUCKER Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.  USA, 2004.  Shallow Pictures LLC.  Screenplay by Ryan Shiraki, Lecia Rosenthal.  Cinematography by Wolfgang Held.  Produced by Stanley F. Buchthal, Jeffrey H. … Continue reading

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November 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Breaking Upwards

0 (out of 5) Positively dreadful independent film about an established couple (Daryl Wein, Zoe Lister Jones) who decide to be grownups about breaking up and do it in stages. … Continue reading

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February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment


BB.5 (out of 5) Vanessa Redgrave lies in palliative care awaiting the end, her mind a sea of emotions and memories that neither she nor her two devoted daughters (Natasha … Continue reading

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October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment


0 (out of 5) There are times when I realize that I can be a little too hard on Hollywood action films by expecting them to have deeply realized characters … Continue reading

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June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mona Lisa Smile

BB.5 (out of 5) It is 1953 and Julia Roberts is a liberated California university fine arts professor who gets a coveted position teaching students at a snooty, all-female college on … Continue reading

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June 24, 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

The Royal Tenenbaums

BBBBB (out of 5) The creators of Rushmore have returned with an even better comedy, one that centres around a troubled family who have hit rock bottom and need help … Continue reading

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May 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Lake House

BB (out of 5) If you’re like me and you just can’t resist a good Keanu Reeves metaphysical tearjerker, by all means, don’t delay.  Sandra Bullock plays a lonely Chicago doctor (which is … Continue reading

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May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment