My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Amityville Horror (1979)

B (out of 5) Ridiculous horror film that tries to cash in on the success of films like Rosemary’s Baby, The Exorcist and The Omen but with very poor results. … Continue reading

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December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

On The Other Hand, Death

BB.5 (out of 5) Passably fun detective story with Chad Allen reprising his role as the cinema’s only openly gay detective, and Ron Oliver contributing better direction than was seen … Continue reading

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December 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superman III

BBB (out of 5) Supercheese entry in the franchise, in which a hilarious Richard Pryor is hired by a multimillionaire (Robert Vaughn) to build a supercomputer that will give him and … Continue reading

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August 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superman IV: The Quest For Peace

BB.5 (out of 5) Christopher Reeve‘s hero franchise definitely reached its finale when this under-baked adventure was released. Despite an earnest plot line devoted to dealing with current world issues … Continue reading

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August 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superman II

BBBB (out of 5) Superfun sequel to the 1978 original, with better character development and a zippier pace. Now that Lex Luthor is safely locked away in prison, the world … Continue reading

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July 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Superman

BBB.5 (out of 5) Despite an extended opening setup, this is an exciting and inventive film version of the classic comic book superhero. Christopher Reeve is perfectly cast as the … Continue reading

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July 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sisters (1972)

BRIAN DE PALMA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1972.  American International Pictures, Pressman-Williams.  Story by Brian De Palma, Screenplay by Brian De Palma, Louisa Rose.  Cinematography by Gregory Sandor.  Produced by Edward R. … Continue reading

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July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Black Christmas

BBB.5 (out of 5) The original chiller that popularized the murder-by-numbers plots of gorier films to come, this one now seems tame but is still great fun to behold.  A … Continue reading

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July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment