My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Ivansxtc (2000)

BERNARD ROSE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2000.  Alternative Investments of Michigan, Enos/Rose Productions, Rhino Films.  Screenplay by Bernard Rose, Lisa Enos, based on the novel The Death of Ivan … Continue reading

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February 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell Of Fear (1991)

DAVID ZUCKER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1991.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by David Zucker, Pat Proft, based on the television series Police Squad by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker.  Cinematography by Robert M. … Continue reading

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March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Naked Gun: From The Files Of Police Squad (1988)

DAVID ZUCKER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1988.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Pat Proft, based on the television series Police Squad by Jim Abrahams, David … Continue reading

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March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Junior (1994)

IVAN REITMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1994.  Universal Pictures, Northern Lights Entertainment.  Screenplay by Kevin Wade, Chris Conrad.  Cinematography by Adam Greenberg.  Produced by Ivan Reitman.  Music by James Newton Howard.  Production Design by Stephen J. Lineweaver.  Costume … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

BBB (out of 5) The film that made Jim Carrey a superstar is a silly comedy but one filled with many laughs that would eventually become the hallmark of his crude … Continue reading

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October 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sixteen Candles

BBBB (out of 5) While The Breakfast Club is the most intelligent and probing of John Hughes’s teen-themed movies, Sixteen Candles is the funniest. Molly Ringwald plays a, what else, blissfully … Continue reading

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October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Weird Science

BBB.5 (out of 5) Two teenage geeks (Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan Mitchell-Smith) grow tired of being the butt of all jokes at school, deciding to take their frustration to their … Continue reading

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October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

BBB.5 (out of 5) Teenagers have always been huge fans of this John Hughes comedy, and those who were teenagers when it was first released are still quite fond of … Continue reading

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October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Planes, Trains And Automobiles

BBBB (out of 5) Steve Martin is trying to get home for Thanksgiving but is delayed when weather conditions force his plane to land in another state. Unable to rent a … Continue reading

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October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Amazon Women On The Moon (1987)

JOE DANTE, CARL GOTTLIEB, PETER HORTON, JOHN LANDIS, ROBERT K. WEISS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 1987.  Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by Michael Barrie, Jim Mulholland.  Cinematography by Daniel Pearl.  Produced by Robert K. … Continue reading

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July 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Caddyshack II

B (out of 5) Lame-brained sequel to the original comedy, which wasn’t all that great to begin with. This time it’s Jackie Mason who’s the focus of attention, as a “vulgar” … Continue reading

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May 22, 2013 · Leave a comment