My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016)

MANDIE FLETCHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 2016.  Fox Searchlight Pictures, British Film Company.  Screenplay by Jennifer Saunders.  Cinematography by Chris Goodger.  Produced by Damian Jones, Jon Plowman.  Music by Jake Monaco.  Production Design … Continue reading

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July 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dancing At Lughnasa

BBB (out of 5) Brian Friel’s stageplay about a family of five Irish sisters living in Donegal comes to the screen with a lot of love but not much purpose. … Continue reading

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December 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

This Year’s Love

BB.5 (out of 5) Dull retread of multi-casted romances about a bunch of British singletons who mix and match over a period of one year. This month’s boyfriend is dating … Continue reading

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October 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sid And Nancy

BBB.5 (out of 5) One of the most famous romances in rock history, the relationship between The Sex Pistols’ Sid Vicious and the New York punk scene’s luminary Nancy Spungen … Continue reading

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July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Flushed Away

BBB (out of 5) The world of rats is as classist as the rest of London in this charming animated film. Hugh Jackman plays an “upscale” rodent, a pet rat who … Continue reading

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June 6, 2013 · Leave a comment


BBBB.5 (out of 5) Stunning costume drama concentrates on the period between Elizabeth I’s youthful coronation and her decision to become the untouchable Virgin Queen who led England to world … Continue reading

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May 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

TOMAS ALFREDSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  France/United Kingdom/Germany, 2011.  StudioCanal, Karla Films, Paradis Films, Kinowelt Filmproduktion, Working Title Films, Canal+, CinéCinéma.  Screenplay by Bridget O’Connor, Peter Straughan, based on the … Continue reading

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May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment