My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

American Dreamer (1984)

RICK ROSENTHAL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1984.  CBS Theatrical Films.  Story by Ann Biderman, Screenplay by David Greenwalt, Jim Kouf.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont, Giuseppe Rotunno.  Produced by Doug Chapin.  Music by Lewis … Continue reading

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January 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Turkish Delight (The Sensualist) (Turks Fruit) (1973)

PAUL VERHOEVEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Netherlands, 1973.  Verenigde Nederlandsche Filmcompagnie.  Screenplay by Gerard Soeteman, based on the novel by Jan Wolkers.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont.  Produced by Rob Houwer.  Music by Rogier van Otterloo.  Production … Continue reading

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March 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Equilibrium (2002)

KURT WIMMER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2002.  Dimension Films, Blue Tulip Productions.  Screenplay by Kurt Wimmer.  Cinematography by Dion Beebe.  Produced by Jan de Bont, Lucas Foster.  Music by Klaus Badelt.  Production Design by Wolf Kroeger.  Costume … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Jewel Of The Nile

BB (out of 5) One of the worst sequels ever made to an excellent film, this messy adventure’s shaggy plot defies all description. Michael Douglas and Kathleen Turner reunite as the adventurous … Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Shining Through

BBB.5 (out of 5) This war drama provides a thrilling look back to the more innocent spy movies of the forties, and it’s possible that this pie-eyed attitude about it … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flatliners (1990)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.  USA, 1990.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Stonebridge Entertainment.  Screenplay by Peter Filardi.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont.  Produced by Rick Bieber, Michael Douglas.  Music by James Newton Howard.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Minority Report (2002)

STEVEN SPIELBERG Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 2002.  Twentieth Century Fox, DreamWorks, Cruise/Wagner Productions, Blue Tulip Productions, Ronald Shusett/Gary Goldman, Digital Image Associates.  Screenplay by Scott Frank, Jon Cohen, based on the … Continue reading

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September 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Basic Instinct (1992)

PAUL VERHOEVEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA/France, 1992.  Carolco Pictures, Canal+.  Screenplay by Joe Eszterhas.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont.  Produced by Alan Marshall.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Terence Marsh.  Costume Design … Continue reading

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July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Fourth Man (De Vierde Man) (1983)

PAUL VERHOEVEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  The Netherlands, 1983.  Rob Houwer Productions, Verenigde Nederlandsche Filmcompagnie.  Screenplay by Gerard Soeteman, based on the novel by Gerard Reve.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont.  Produced by … Continue reading

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July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Hunt For Red October

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Jack Ryan’s first adventure is a fantastic thriller, expertly directed by John McTiernan and brilliantly scripted from the novel by Tom Clancy. Alec Baldwin (the best actor … Continue reading

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July 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Die Hard

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Action-packed, exciting tower-of-terrors movie that features Bruce Willis in the role that deservedly made him a superstar. What do you need when German terrorists take a … Continue reading

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July 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

RICHARD DONNER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1992.  Warner Bros., Silver Pictures, St. Petersburg Clearwater Film Commission.  Story by Jeffrey Boam, Screenplay by Jeffrey Boam, Robert Mark Kamen, based on characters … Continue reading

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July 15, 2013 · Leave a comment