My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

PIERRE COFFIN, CHRIS RENAUD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA/France/Japan, 2013.  Universal Pictures, Illumination Entertainment.  Screenplay by Cinco Paul, Ken Daurio.  Produced by Janet Healy, Christopher Meledandri.  Music by … Continue reading

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June 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax (2012)

CHRIS RENAUD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2012.  Universal Pictures, Illumination Entertainment.  Screenplay by Cinco Paul, Ken Daurio, based on the book by Dr. Seuss.  Produced by Janet Healy, Christopher Meledandri.  Music … Continue reading

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December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Spirited Away (Sen To Chihiro No Kamikakushi) (2001)

HAYAO MIYAZAKI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Japan, 2001.  Tokuma Shoten, Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Tohokushinsha Film Corporation, Mitsubishi.  Screenplay by Hayao Miyazaki.  Cinematography by Atsushi … Continue reading

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November 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Home On The Range

BB.5 (out of 5) In this mildly amusing animated film, a prize-winning cow with a boisterous personality (voiced by Roseanne Barr) is given up by her owner after an evil … Continue reading

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July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Monsters University

BBBB (out of 5) Pixar returns to one of their most charming successes for a prequel that recaptures the delight of the original if not necessarily all of its thrills. … Continue reading

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June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Treasure Planet

BBB (out of 5) Reinvention of Robert Louis Stevenson’s beloved classic adventure Treasure Island, but to appeal to the new order of youngsters who want more than just open seas … Continue reading

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June 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

WALL-E

BBBBB (out of 5) A lonely trash-compacting robot lives on an abandoned planet Earth, spending his days cleaning up a garbage-choked Manhattan and enjoying the tunes that he hears on … Continue reading

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June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Happily N’Ever After

B (out of 5) Just how many revisionist versions of Cinderella do we need before we’ve had enough? This abysmal animated film is a sad attempt to capture the persnickity … Continue reading

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June 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jetsons: The Movie

BB (out of 5) The futuristic Flintstones come to the big screen nearly thirty years after they were first played on television, and they have absolutely nothing to show for … Continue reading

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May 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cars

BBBB (out of 5) While the story doesn’t reach the brilliance of Toy Story or Monsters, Inc., this animated film from the multi-talents at Pixar is among their most beautiful, … Continue reading

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May 23, 2013 · Leave a comment