My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

John Tucker Must Die (2006)

BETTY THOMAS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA/Canada, 2006.  Twentieth Century Fox, Landscape Entertainment, Dune Entertainment, Major Studio Partners, John US Productions.  Screenplay by Jeff Lowell.  Cinematography by Anthony B. Richmond.  Produced by … Continue reading

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April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

BRETT RATNER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Canada/USA/United Kingdom, 2006.  Twentieth Century Fox, Marvel Enterprises, Donners’ Company, Ingenious Film Partners, Dune Entertainment, Major Studio Partners, X3 Canada Productions, X3US Productions, XM3 Service, … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Thank You For Smoking

BB (out of 5) Aaron Eckhart plays a lobbyist for Big Tobacco whose savvy ability to argue cigarettes to safe passage in a health-conscious America make him a national villain. He … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bee Season (2005)

SCOTT McGEHEE, DAVID SIEGEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA, 2005.  Bee Season Productions Inc., Fox Searchlight Pictures, Bona Fide Productions, i5 Films, Epsilon Motion Pictures, Fox Searchlab, Major Studio Partners, … Continue reading

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November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Walk The Line (2005)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA/Germany, 2005.  Fox 2000 Pictures, Tree Line Film, Konrad Pictures, Catfish Productions, Major Studio Partners, Mars Media Beteiligungs.  Screenplay by Gill Dennis, James Mangold, … Continue reading

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October 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Thank God It’s Friday

BB.5 (out of 5) The fifteen minutes of disco craze in the late seventies are caught at the peak of their popularity in this hilariously cheesy dance film. It takes … Continue reading

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October 25, 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

In Her Shoes

BBBB (out of 5) Toni Collette is a successful lawyer whose orderly life is periodically disrupted by her aimless but highly glamorous, boy-crazy sister (Cameron Diaz) in this absorbing film … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Trust The Man

BB (out of 5) The ups and downs of two couples are examined in this romantic comedy, with director Bart Freundlich taking a stab at Woody Allen’s territory. David Duchovny … Continue reading

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July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Devil Wears Prada

BBBB (out of 5) This movie is fabulous with a capital snap! Adapted from Lauren Weisberger’s popular novel, it features Meryl Streep as an Anna Wintour-esque magazine editor (commonly referred to … Continue reading

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July 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan

BBB.5 (out of 5) You know you’re going to have a good time when a film has you laughing at the opening credits. Sacha Baron Cohen, better known to his … Continue reading

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June 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Escape From New York (1981)

JOHN CARPENTER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1981.  Embassy Pictures, International Film Investors, Goldcrest Films International, Major Studio Partners.  Screenplay by John Carpenter, Nick Castle.  Cinematography by Dean Cundey.  Produced by Larry J. Franco, Debra … Continue reading

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June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment