My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Poster Boy (2004)

ZAK TUCKER Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.  USA, 2004.  Shallow Pictures LLC.  Screenplay by Ryan Shiraki, Lecia Rosenthal.  Cinematography by Wolfgang Held.  Produced by Stanley F. Buchthal, Jeffrey H. … Continue reading

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November 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Candidate (1972)

MICHAEL RITCHIE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1972.  Redford-Ritchie Productions, Wildwood Enterprises.  Screenplay by Jeremy Larner.  Cinematography by Victor J. Kemper.  Produced by Walter Coblenz.  Music by John Rubinstein.  Production Design by Gene Callahan.  Costume … Continue reading

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May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

BRYAN SINGER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA/United Kingdom, 2014.  Twentieth Century Fox, Marvel Entertainment, TSG Entertainment, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Donners’ Company, Ingenious Media, Down Productions. Story by Jane … Continue reading

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June 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mirror Mirror (2012)

TARSEM SINGH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA/Canada, 2012.  Relativity Media, Yucaipa Films, Goldmann Pictures, Rat Entertainment, Misha Films, Misher Films.  Story by Melisa Wallack, Screenplay by Marc Klein, Jason Keller.  Cinematography by Brendan … Continue reading

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February 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art School Confidential (2006)

TERRY ZWIGOFF Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2006.  United Artists, Sony Pictures Classics, Mr. Mudd.  Screenplay by Daniel Clowes, based on his comic story.  Cinematography by Jamie Anderson.  Produced by Lianne Halfon, John Malkovich, … Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nobody Knows Anything

0 (out of 5) Alanna Ubach graduates film school and longs desperately to make a movie based on her observations of her errant cousin. Thankfully she has an uncle in the … Continue reading

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January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Radioland Murders

BB (out of 5) Painfully boring comedy from the usually more imaginative George Lucas tries to pay tribute to the “good old days” of moviemaking but falls flat on its … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Mod Squad (1999)

BB (out of 5) So-so action thriller that purports to be based on the original television show but is more along the lines of recent Levi’s jeans advertisements. Omar Epps, Claire … Continue reading

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January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment


BB.5 (out of 5) Cyndi Lauper and Jeff Goldblum play dueling psychics who are hired by Peter Falk to help him find his son. He says that his boy was lost somewhere … Continue reading

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November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Beautician And The Beast

BBB.5 (out of 5) Forget that the plot reeks of thievery from such well-known classics as The Sound Of Music, The King And I and all your favourite fairy tales, not … Continue reading

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November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Road To Wellville (1994)

ALAN PARKER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 1994.  Beacon Communications, Beacon Pictures, Columbia Pictures Corporation, Dirty Hands Productions, Per-Fo Pictures.  Screenplay by Alan Parker, based on the novel by T. … Continue reading

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September 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)

BB (out of 5) Dreary update of the 1946 classic adapted from the novel by James M. Cain isn’t as entertaining.  Jack Nicholson plays the shady drifter who takes a … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · 1 Comment