My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Lady Be Good (1941)

NORMAN Z. McLEOD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  USA, 1941.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Story by Jack McGowan, Screenplay by Jack McGowan, Kay Van Riper, John McClain.  Cinematography by George J. Folsey, … Continue reading

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April 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Big Hangover (1950)

NORMAN KRASNA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1950.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Norman Krasna.  Cinematography by George J. Folsey.  Produced by Norman Krasna.  Music by Adolph Deutsch.  Production Design by Cedric Gibbons, Paul Groesse.  Costume Design … Continue reading

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March 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Secret Land (1948)

Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1948.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, United States Navy.  Commentary by Harvey S. Haislip, William C. Park.  Produced by Orville O. Dull.  Music by Bronislau Kaper.  Film Editing by Fredrick Y. Smith.  Academy … Continue reading

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February 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Little Nellie Kelly (1940)

NORMAN TAUROG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1940.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Jack McGowan, based on the musical comedy by George M. Cohan.  Cinematography by Ray June.  Produced by Arthur Freed.  Music by George Bassman, Roger Edens, George … Continue reading

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January 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Another Thin Man (1939)

W.S. VAN DYKE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA, 1939.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, based on the original story by Dashiell Hammett.  Cinematography by William H. Daniels, Oliver T. Marsh.  Produced … Continue reading

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June 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Libeled Lady

BBBBB (out of 5) This is one of the most delightful screwball comedies made in the thirties. Spencer Tracy plays a newspaper man whose job constantly keeps him from truly … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Babes On Broadway

BB.5 (out of 5) Aimed at the audience who made Babes In Arms a big hit, this film is by no means a sequel, but the aforementioned Busby Berkeley musical’s … Continue reading

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June 1, 2013 · Leave a comment