My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)

KEVIN WILLIAMSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1999.  Miramax, Konrad Pictures, Interscope Communications.  Screenplay by Kevin Williamson.  Cinematography by Jerzy Zielinski.  Produced by Cathy Konrad.  Music by John Frizzell.  Production Design by Naomi Shohan.  Costume Design by Susie … Continue reading

Rate this:

February 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

What Dreams May Come (1998)

VINCENT WARD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA/New Zealand, 1998.  PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Interscope Communications, Metafilmics.  Screenplay by Ronald Bass, based on the novel by Richard Matheson. Cinematography by Eduardo Serra.  Produced by Barnet Bain.  Music … Continue reading

Rate this:

February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pitch Black

BBB (out of 5) Terrifying futuristic thriller about a prison-shuttle ship marooned on a distant planet inhabited by killer creatures that only come out at night. So you only have … Continue reading

Rate this:

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Two Much (1996)

FERNANDO TRUEBA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Spain/USA, 1996.  Fernando Trueba Producciones Cinematográficas, Interscope Communications, Lolafilms, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Sociedad General de Televisión, Touchstone Pictures.  Screenplay by Fernando Trueba, David Trueba, … Continue reading

Rate this:

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Tie That Binds

BB (out of 5) Keith Carradine and Daryl Hannah lose custody of their little girl when their morally corrupt lives allow her to slip through their fingers. Now living in an orphanage, … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Seventh Sign

BBB (out of 5) Demi Moore stars as a modern day, happily married pregnant woman who runs into a man who might be Christ or the Anti-Christ (Jürgen Prochnow). The mysterious … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Terminal Velocity

BB.5 (out of 5) The rare pleasure of seeing Nastassja Kinski starring in a film is a good reason to check out this silly action film, but be warned, it also … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Associate

BBB (out of 5) Whoopi Goldberg is her usual winning self as a frustrated financial stock broker who decides to start her own company after realizing she has hit the … Continue reading

Rate this:

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

3 Men And A Baby

BBB.5 (out of 5) The American remake of Trois Homme Et Une Couffin is a crowd-pleasing but also sweet-natured, enjoyable comedy. Three bachelor roommates (Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Steve Guttenberg) have their … Continue reading

Rate this:

November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Gun In Betty Lou’s Handbag

BB.5 (out of 5) Silly little comedy that begins with a mostly believable premise. Penelope Ann Miller feels so ignored by the people around her, including her distracted husband (Eric Thal), … Continue reading

Rate this:

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Runaway Bride

B.5 (out of 5) Idiotic romantic comedy from Garry Marshall that makes his Pretty Woman seem like a graduate thesis. Julia Roberts and Richard Gere (reunited from the aforementioned romantic comedy after nine years) … Continue reading

Rate this:

November 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Revenge Of The Nerds

BBB (out of 5) The surprise hit of the 1980s with a secretly subversive agenda; anyone who saw Hope Davis’s deconstruction of the film in American Splendor will have to … Continue reading

Rate this:

October 20, 2013 · Leave a comment