My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Tamarind Seed (1974)

BLAKE EDWARDS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1974.  Incorporated Television Company, Jewel Productions, Pimlico Films, Lorimar Productions.  Screenplay by Blake Edwards, based on the novel by Evelyn … Continue reading

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July 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Operation Crossbow (1965)

MICHAEL ANDERSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom, 1965.  Baroda, Bentley Productions, Jason Films, Monica Corp., Monmouth, Pennebaker-Baroda Productions.  Story by Duilio Coletti, Vittoriano Petrilli, Screenplay by Emeric Pressburger, Derry … Continue reading

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February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Private Life Of Sherlock Holmes (1970)

BILLY WILDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  United Kingdom, 1970.  The Mirisch Production Company, Mirisch Films, Sir Nigel Films, Phalanx Productions, The Mirisch Corporation.  Screenplay by Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond, based … Continue reading

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February 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Inn Of The Sixth Happiness (1958)

MARK ROBSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1958.  Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Isobel Lennart, based on the novel The Small Woman by Alan Burgess.  Cinematography by Freddie Young.  Produced by Buddy Adler.  Music by … Continue reading

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December 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Murder, She Said

BBBB (out of 5) The world’s best advocate for the benefits of spinsterhood is in top form in this adorable adaptation of Agatha Christie’s 4.50 From Paddington, one which fans … Continue reading

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December 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Children Of The Damned

BB (out of 5) Boring sequel to the terrific original has very little to do with Village Of The Damned. It’s a different set of children this time, a group … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Haunting (1963)

ROBERT WISE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1963.  Argyle Enterprises.  Screenplay by Nelson Gidding, based on the novel The Haunting Of Hill House by Shirley Jackson.  Cinematography by Davis Boulton.  Produced … Continue reading

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October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nicholas And Alexandra

B.5 (out of 5) If the real Romanovs were this boring it’s no wonder they were all shot. Michael Jayston and Janet Suzman play the famed Czar and Czarina of Russia, the … Continue reading

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October 1, 2013 · Leave a comment