My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Late Night (2019)

NISHA GANATRA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2019.  3 Arts Entertainment, 30West, FilmNation Entertainment, Imperative Entertainment, Kaling International, Stage 6 Films.  Screenplay by Mindy Kaling.  Cinematography by Matthew … Continue reading

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June 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Manchester By The Sea (2016)

KENNETH LONERGAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 2016.  Amazon Studios, K Period Media, Pearl Street Films, The Media Farm, The Affleck/Middleton Project, B Story, Big Indie Pictures, CMP, OddLot … Continue reading

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December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mansfield Park

BBBB (out of 5) Patricia Rozema directs this adaptation of Jane Austen’s dark novel, which also features plot elements taken from Austen’s letters and diaries.  Frances O’Connor makes a star of … Continue reading

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December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

When Night Is Falling

BBB.5 (out of 5) Lovely romantic film by Patricia Rozema about a pent-up theology professor (Pascale Bussières) who has an affair with a gorgeous, exotic female circus performer (Rachael Crawford) … Continue reading

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December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

You Can Count On Me

BBBBB (out of 5) One of the most accomplished films of the year is this very fine tribute to the complexities of family relationships. Laura Linney couldn’t be better as Sammy, … Continue reading

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June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Victoria Day

BBBB (out of 5) There’s a tangible sense of endless expectation in this brooding debut film by David Bezmozgis, set in 1988 Toronto. A group of teenagers play hockey, talk … Continue reading

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June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment