My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The White Crow (2018)

RALPH FIENNES Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  United Kingdom/France/Serbia, 2018.  BBC Films, Magnolia Mae Films, Metalwork Pictures, Montebello Productions, Work in Progress.  Screenplay by David Hare, inspired by the … Continue reading

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July 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Philomena (2013)

STEPHEN FREARS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA/France, 2013.  The Weinstein Company, Yucaipa Films, Pathe, BBC Films, British Film Institute, Canal+, Cine+, Baby Cow Productions, Magnolia Mae Films, Baby Cow Films.  Screenplay … Continue reading

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December 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Invisible Woman

BBBB (out of 5) Ralph Fiennes stars and directs in this superb adaptation of the novel by Claire Tomalin, about the relationship between Charles Dickens and Nell Ternan that may have … Continue reading

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November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Coriolanus

BB (out of 5) One of Shakespeare’s least-known plays is adapted to the big screen by actor/director Ralph Fiennes, playing the Roman general who goes back and forth in popularity … Continue reading

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July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Duchess

BBB.5 (out of 5) An 18th century daughter of aristocracy (Keira Knightley) knows that the opportunity of a lifetime has fallen into her lap when the Baron Of Devonshire (Ralph … Continue reading

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July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

On The Ropes

BBBB (out of 5) Boxing becomes a life saver for three inner-city youths in this solid documentary. One woman sees her excellence in the sport as a way out of … Continue reading

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June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment