My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Jolson Story (1946)

ALFRED E. GREEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1946.  Columbia Pictures Corporation.  Screenplay by Stephen Longstreet, adaptation by Harry Chandlee, Andrew Solt.  Cinematography by Joseph Walker.  Produced by Sidney Skolsky.  Music by George Duning, Hugo … Continue reading

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January 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Seven Year Itch (1955)

BILLY WILDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1955.  Charles K. Feldman Group, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Billy Wilder, George Axelrod, based on the play by George Axelrod.  Cinematography by Milton R. Krasner.  Produced … Continue reading

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February 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)

ALEXANDER HALL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1941.  Columbia Pictures Corporation.  Screenplay by Sidney Buchman, Seton I. Miller, based on the play Heaven Can Wait by Harry Segall.  Cinematography by Joseph Walker. Produced … Continue reading

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September 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Before I Hang

BB.5 (out of 5) Diverting B picture that shows Boris Karloff getting the rare opportunity to display his poetic voice and intelligent speech. Not playing the usual monosyllabic monsters in … Continue reading

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September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gone With The Wind (1939)

VICTOR FLEMING Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1939.  Selznick International Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Sidney Howard, based on the novel by Margaret Mitchell.  Cinematography by Ernest Haller.  Produced by David O. Selznick.  Music by Max … Continue reading

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July 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wicked Stepmother

B (out of 5) This forgettable piece of crap is only worth mentioning because it was the last film role performed by the legendary Bette Davis. She and Barbara Carrera … Continue reading

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June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Around The World In 80 Days (1956)

MICHAEL ANDERSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1956.  Michael Todd Company.  Screenplay by James Poe, John Farrow, S.J. Perelman, based on the book by Jules Verne.  Cinematography by Lionel Lindon.  Produced by Michael … Continue reading

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May 18, 2013 · Leave a comment