My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Hot Spot

BBB.5 (out of 5) Enjoyable throwback to the good old days of noir filmmaking features a story that could be described as shallow James Ellroy.  Don Johnson plays a sexy drifter … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lost Highway

BBB.5 (out of 5) More psychedelia from the warped mind of David Lynch that isn’t as crafty as Blue Velvet or as brilliant as Mulholland Drive would be later on. … Continue reading

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July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wild At Heart

BB.5 (out of 5) Lynch psychedelia at its most unimportant. After getting out of jail on probation, Nicolas Cage picks up his lady love (Laura Dern) and drives her across the … Continue reading

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July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dune

B (out of 5) Frank Herbert’s immensely popular science-fiction novel (the first in a series) has been turned into an unfortunate clunker of a film, helmed quite badly by David … Continue reading

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July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blue Velvet

BBBBB (out of 5) Despite already being an Academy Award nominee (for The Elephant Man) and popular among the art-house crowd (for Eraserhead), David Lynch’s career as master of the … Continue reading

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July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Barfly

BBB (out of 5) Faye Dunaway made a brilliant post-Mommie Dearest comeback with this searing look at two alcoholics (the other being Mickey Rourke) who have nothing but each other and … Continue reading

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July 6, 2013 · Leave a comment