My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Rat Race (2001)

JERRY ZUCKER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  Canada/USA, 2001.  Paramount Pictures, Alphaville Films, Fireworks Pictures, Zucker Productions.  Screenplay by Andy Breckman.  Cinematography by Thomas E. Ackerman.  Produced by Sean Daniel, Janet Zucker, Jerry Zucker.  Music by John Powell.  Production … Continue reading

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March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Grumpier Old Men

BBBB (out of 5) Superior sequel to the 1993 original, continuing the adventures of the two old crones (Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau), now no longer competing for Ann-Margret‘s affection since … Continue reading

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July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Limey (1999)

STEVEN SODERBERGH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1999.  Artisan Entertainment.  Screenplay by Lem Dobbs.  Cinematography by Edward Lachman.  Produced by John Hardy, Scott Kramer.  Music by Cliff Martinez.  Production Design by Gary Frutkoff.  Costume Design by Louise … Continue reading

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July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

King Of The Hill (1993)

STEVEN SODERBERGH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1993.  Wildwood Enterprises, Bona Fide Productions.  Screenplay by Steven Soderbergh, based on the memoir by A.E. Hotchner.  Cinematography by Elliot Davis.  Produced by Albert Berger, Barbara Maltby, Ron Yerxa.  Music … Continue reading

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July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Shoot ‘Em Up

0 (out of 5) Unbearably boring from its opening scene, this film is a must-see for fanatics of meaningless violence and general idiocy. Clive Owen is once again stone-faced in … Continue reading

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July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gigli

B (out of 5) Ben Affleck plays a gangster who is assigned to watch over a mentally challenged young man (Justin Bartha) whose Federal attorney brother is causing trouble for … Continue reading

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June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Out Of Sight (1998)

STEVEN SODERBERGH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1998.  Universal Pictures, Jersey Films.  Screenplay by Scott Frank, based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.  Cinematography by Elliot Davis.  Produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey … Continue reading

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June 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

Four Rooms (1995)

ALLISON ANDERS, ALEXANDRE ROCKWELL, ROBERT RODRIGUEZ, QUENTIN TARANTINO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  0.  USA, 1995.  Miramax, A Band Apart.  Screenplay by Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell, Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino.  Cinematography by Rodrigo … Continue reading

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May 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sparkle (2012)

BBB (out of 5) Unmemorable remake of the 1976 Irene Cara vehicle whose ambition to be the next Dreamgirls is obvious, and only makes it that much more forgettable. Making … Continue reading

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May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment