My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Irishman (2019)

MARTIN SCORSESE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBBB.  USA, 2019.  Fábrica de Cine, STX Entertainment, Sikelia Productions, Tribeca Productions.  Screenplay by Steven Zaillian, based on the book by Charles Brandt.  … Continue reading

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November 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sleepers

BBBB (out of 5) Four young boys go to juvenile detention for a street prank that gets way out of hand, then suffer through years of sexual abuse from their … Continue reading

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November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Donnie Brasco

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Superb dramatization of the true life events involving undercover cop Joseph Pistone’s experiences while investigating a powerful mob boss. Johnny Depp is brilliantly subtle in the … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Thin Red Line

BBBB (out of 5) Poetic, haunting war movie by Terrence Malick (returning to the screen after twenty years) makes a perfect companion piece to Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan: whatever you … Continue reading

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June 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lock Up

BB.5 (out of 5) Sylvester Stallone is just about to be released from prison for what we’re told is a petty crime, when the rug is pulled out from under him: … Continue reading

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May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment