My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Expendables (2010)

SYLVESTER STALLONE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2010.  Millennium Films, Nimar Studios, Rogue Marble.  Story by Dave Callaham, Screenplay by Dave Callaham, Sylvester Stallone.  Cinematography by Jeffrey L. Kimball. Produced by Avi Lerner, … Continue reading

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March 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Paycheck (2003)

JOHN WOO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA/Canada, 2003.  Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks, Davis Entertainment, Lion Rock Productions, Solomon/Hackett Productions, Province of British Columbia Film Incentive BC.  Screenplay by Dean Georgaris, based on … Continue reading

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February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Windtalkers (2002)

JOHN WOO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 2002.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Lion Rock Productions.  Screenplay by John Rice, Joe Batteer.  Cinematography by Jeffrey L. Kimball.  Produced by Terence Chang, Tracie Graham-Rice, Alison R. Rosenzweig, John … Continue reading

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February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mission: Impossible II (2000)

JOHN WOO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA/Germany, 2000.  Paramount Pictures, Cruise/Wagner Productions, Munich Film Partners & Company.  Story by Ronald D. Moore, Brannon Braga, Screenplay by Robert Towne, based on the … Continue reading

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February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stigmata (1999)

RUPERT WAINWRIGHT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1999.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, FGM Entertainment.  Story by Tom Lazarus, Screenplay by Tom Lazarus, Rick Ramage.  Cinematography by Jeffrey L. Kimball.  Produced by Frank Mancuso Jr..  Music by Elia Cmiral, Billy … Continue reading

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February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jacob’s Ladder (1990)

ADRIAN LYNE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1990.  Carolco Pictures.  Screenplay by Bruce Joel Rubin.  Cinematography by Jeffrey L. Kimball.  Produced by Alan Marshall.  Music by Maurice Jarre.  Production Design by Brian Morris.  Costume Design by Ellen … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Specialist

BB.5 (out of 5) If you miss the good old days of Sylvester Stallone in movies like Cobra and Rambo, you’ll have a great time watching this collection of big bombs … Continue reading

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November 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Curly Sue

B (out of 5) James Belushi is unemployed and a father who, along with his precocious little girl, turns to con artistry to get by. When he and the tyke fake … Continue reading

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October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

True Romance

BB (out of 5) Quentin Tarantino wrote the screenplay for this excessively violent road picture directed by Tony Scott. Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette are excellent as lovers on the lam who … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Beverly Hills Cop II

BB.5 (out of 5) Eddie Murphy‘s hit character Axel Foley returns in this less successful sequel. He is once again the wisecracking Los Angeles police detective who is hot on … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Top Gun

BB.5 (out of 5) Tom Cruise is a pilot school student who lives under the shadow of his father’s accidental death and the weight of his own smug self-confidence. Constantly at … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Be Cool (2005)

F. GARY GRAY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2005.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Jersey Films, Double Feature Films, Nina Saxon Film Design.  Screenplay by Peter Steinfeld, based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.  Cinematography by Jeffrey … Continue reading

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August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment