My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Reap The Wild Wind (1942)

CECIL B. DeMILLE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  USA, 1942.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Alan Le May, Charles Bennett, Jesse Lasky Jr., based on a Saturday Evening Post story … Continue reading

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June 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Lady Eve (1941)

PRESTON STURGES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1941.  Paramount Pictures.  Story by Monckton Hoffe, Screenplay by Preston Sturges.  Cinematography by Victor Milner.  Produced by Paul Jones.  Music by Phil Boutelje, Charles Bradshaw, Gil Grau, Sigmund Krumgold, John … Continue reading

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January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Love Before Breakfast

BBB (out of 5) Carole Lombard is engaged to a boring fuddy-duddy but keeps finding herself in the way of caddish Preston Foster.  This isn’t surprising considering he is her fiance’s … Continue reading

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October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

ANATOLE LITVAK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1940.  Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Casey Robinson, based on the novel by Rachel Field.  Cinematography by Ernest Haller.  Produced by Anatole Litvak.  Music by Max Steiner.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bitter Sweet (1940)

W.S. VAN DYKE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA, 1940.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Lesser Samuels, based on the play by Noel Coward.  Cinematography by Oliver T. Marsh.  Produced by Victor Saville.  Music by Herbert Stothart.  Production … Continue reading

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June 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Story Of Vernon And Irene Castle (1939)

H.C. POTTER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1939.  RKO Radio Pictures.  Screenplay by Richard Sherman, adaptation by Oscar Hammerstein II, Dorothy Yost, based on the stories My Husband and My Memories … Continue reading

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June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment