My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Where Is Kyra? (2017)

ANDREW DOSUNMU Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2017. Big Indie Pictures, Killer Films, Little Minx, Oldgarth Media.  Story by Andrew Dosunmu, Darci Picoult, Screenplay by Darci Picoult.  Cinematography by Bradford Young.  Produced … Continue reading

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October 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

Melancholia (2011)

LARS VON TRIER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Denmark/Sweden/France/Germany, 2011.  Zentropa Entertainments, Memfis Film, Zentropa International Sweden, Slot Machine, Liberator Productions, Zentropa International Koln, Film i Vast, Danmarks Radio, Arte France … Continue reading

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February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Beat

BB.5 (out of 5) The stormy relationship between author William S. Burroughs and his second wife Joan Vollmer, which ended when he killed her under mysterious circumstances, is examined in … Continue reading

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February 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

1969

BB.5 (out of 5) Failed attempt to recapture the glory days when America was going through a cultural revolution. Kiefer Sutherland and Robert Downey Jr. play teenagers who witness change following the … Continue reading

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February 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Vanishing

BBB (out of 5) American remakes of foreign films are hardly ever as good as their originals, but in this case the insult is further compounded by the fact that … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Phone Booth (2002)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 2002.  Fox 2000 Pictures, Zucker/Netter Productions.  Screenplay by Larry Cohen.  Cinematography by Matthew Libatique.  Produced by Gil Netter, David Zucker.  Music by Harry Gregson-Williams.  Production Design by Andrew Laws.  Costume … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Time To Kill (1996)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  USA, 1996.  Regency Enterprises, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by Akiva Goldsman, based on the novel by John Grisham. Cinematography by Peter Menzies Jr..  Produced by John Grisham, Hunt … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flatliners (1990)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.5.  USA, 1990.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Stonebridge Entertainment.  Screenplay by Peter Filardi.  Cinematography by Jan de Bont.  Produced by Rick Bieber, Michael Douglas.  Music by James Newton Howard.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Lost Boys (1987)

JOEL SCHUMACHER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.  USA, 1987.  Warner Bros..  Story by Janice Fischer, James Jeremias, Screenplay by Janice Fischer, James Jeremias, Jeffrey Boam.  Cinematography by Michael Chapman.  Produced by Harvey Bernhard.  Music by Thomas … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Monsters vs Aliens (2009)

ROB LETTERMAN, CONRAD VERNON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2009.  DreamWorks Animation.  Story by Rob Letterman, Conrad Vernon, Screenplay by Maya Forbes, Wallace Wolodarsky, Rob Letterman, Jonathan Aibel, Glenn Berger.  Produced … Continue reading

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November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Sentinel

B (out of 5) Michael Douglas plays a veteran Secret Service agent who once took a bullet for President Reagan. Now in the employ of the current (fictitious) leader (David Rasche), … Continue reading

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October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Three Musketeers

BBB (out of 5) After having countless remakes, Alexandre Dumas’ classic tale of adventure and friendship is brought to life by the team over at Disney. This time, young D’Artagnan … Continue reading

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September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment