My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Out-Of-Towners (1999)

SAM WEISMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1999.  Cherry Alley Productions, Cort/Madden Productions, Paramount Pictures, Robert Evans Company, The Cort/Madden Company.  Screenplay by Marc Lawrence, based on the screenplay by Neil Simon.  Cinematography … Continue reading

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February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Shaft (2000)

BBBB (out of 5) Samuel L. Jackson rules this film update of Ernest Tidyman’s cool-as-sin cop creation, first filmed in 1971 with Richard Roundtree. John Singleton brings Shaft to the nineties … Continue reading

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January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Meet The Parents (2000)

JAY ROACH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2000.  Universal Pictures, DreamWorks, Nancy Tenenbaum Films, Tribeca Productions.  Story by Greg Glienna, Mary Ruth Clarke, Screenplay by Jim Herzfeld, John Hamburg, based on … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)

BBBBB (out of 5) Superior remake of Norman Jewison’s 1968 cheesefest, notable for featuring the female performance of the year from its star Rene Russo: displaying strength, vulnerability and everything … Continue reading

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July 22, 2013 · Leave a comment


BB.5 (out of 5) You’ll get guilty pleasure from this silly thrill ride about a plucky flight attendant (a strong Lauren Holly) who gets the flight of a lifetime when … Continue reading

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June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Yards (1999)

JAMES GRAY Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.  USA, 1999.  Miramax, Industry Entertainment.  Screenplay by James Gray, Matt Reeves.  Cinematography by Harris Savides.  Produced by Kerry Orent, Paul Webster, Nick Wechsler.  Music by Howard Shore.  Production Design … Continue reading

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May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment