My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Green Lantern (2011)

MARTIN CAMPBELL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2011.  Warner Bros., De Line Pictures, DC Entertainment, DC Comics.  Screen story by Greg Berlanti, Michael Green, Marc Guggenheim, Screenplay by Greg Berlanti, Michael … Continue reading

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June 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Last Mimzy

BB.5 (out of 5) Two little children playing on the beach near their family’s vacation home are delighted when a mysterious box appears in the sand and turns out to … Continue reading

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January 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Breakfast Of Champions

B.5 (out of 5) Raucously noisy adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut’s popular novel that has Bruce Willis giving an excellent performance in what is otherwise a really brutal mess. He plays a … Continue reading

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January 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Kung Fu Panda

BBBB (out of 5) Po is a panda bear (voiced by Jack Black) whose duck father wants him to grow up and become a master of noodle soup like himself. … Continue reading

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December 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Talladega Nights: The Ballad Of Ricky Bobby (2006)

ADAM McKAY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2006.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Relativity Media, Apatow Productions, Mosaic Media Group, GH One.  Screenplay by Will Ferrell, Adam McKay.  Cinematography by Oliver Wood.  Produced by … Continue reading

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November 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Whole Nine Yards

BB.5 (out of 5) Lame comedy that has its peak moments but not enough to really leave an impression.  Bruce Willis is a hit man hiding out in Montreal who gets … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Daredevil

BB.5 (out of 5) After a little boy is blinded by toxic chemicals during a freak accident, he finds that his remaining sense of hearing is so strong that sound … Continue reading

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October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cats And Dogs

B (out of 5) Bad special effects and poor editing mar what could have been a charming family for all ages in this insipid comedy. It’s the old cat vs. … Continue reading

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September 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Green Mile

BBB (out of 5) Beautifully filmed story that never really achieves what it’s going after. Tom Hanks gives a kindly and powerful performance as a prison warden in the death-row cellblock … Continue reading

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July 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

Sin City (2005)

QUENTIN TARANTINO, ROBERT RODRIGUEZ, FRANK MILLER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2005.  Dimension Films, Troublemaker Studios.  Screenplay by Frank Miller, based on his graphic novels.  Cinematography by Robert Rodriguez.  Produced by Elizabeth … Continue reading

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June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Brother Bear

BBBB (out of 5) Disney turns to Native folklore once again for an animated feature, this time the results being highly superior to Barbie-Pocahontas. A young Inuit boy named Kenai, … Continue reading

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June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bulworth

BBBBB (out of 5) Warren Beatty plays Jay Billington Bulworth, an unhappy conservative Senator who decides that the best course of action for his political career is to take a … Continue reading

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May 30, 2013 · Leave a comment