My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Field Of Dreams (1989)

PHIL ALDEN ROBINSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1989.  Gordon Company.  Screenplay by Phil Alden Robinson, based on the book by W.P. Kinsella.  Cinematography by John Lindley.  Produced by Charles Gordon, Lawrence Gordon.  Music by … Continue reading

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August 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Phenomenon (1996)

JON TURTELTAUB Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 1996.  Touchstone Pictures.  Screenplay by Gerald Di Pego.  Cinematography by Phedon Papamichael.  Produced by Barbara Boyle, Michael Taylor.  Music by Thomas Newman.  Production Design by Garreth Stover.  Costume Design by … Continue reading

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February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Anywhere But Here (1999)

WAYNE WANG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1999.  Fox 2000 Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Alvin Sargent, based on the book by Mona Simpson.  Cinematography by Roger Deakins.  Produced by Laurence Mark.  Music by Danny … Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tin Cup

BBBB (out of 5) A burnt-out ex-pro golfer (Kevin Costner) is living quietly on a driving range until a new love interest (Rene Russo) shows up and gets him back … Continue reading

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January 17, 2014 · Leave a comment


BB.5 (out of 5) Michael Keaton definitely deserves a much better film to house his four excellent performances in this silly What-If comedy. He plays an overworked contractor who can’t find … Continue reading

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December 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dream Lover

BB (out of 5) James Spader meets Mädchen Amick, has great sex with her, and eventually they get married. He believes he’s finally met the woman of his dreams after his last … Continue reading

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November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

She’s All That

BB.5 (out of 5) Teens will find much to enjoy in this forgettable little comedy that takes a youthful spin on Pygmalion (when oh when will these classics-adapted-for-teens ever stop? … Continue reading

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October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crimson Tide

BBBB.5 (out of 5) What a ride! Submarines haven’t been this much fun since The Hunt For Red October, and if the fact that this film’s advertising campaign (red poster … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Collateral Damage

BB.5 (out of 5) If The Sixth Day and End Of Days signaled the end of Arnold Schwarzenegger‘s box office reign, Collateral Damage made it official. The real disappointment is that … Continue reading

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July 7, 2013 · Leave a comment


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

Pearl Harbor

B (out of 5) Complete and utter bore that runs an excessive three hours and is rife with plastic dialogue, overly-photographed scenery and impossibly dull pacing. Ben Affleck (looking like … Continue reading

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May 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Executive Decision

BBB.5 (out of 5) Kurt Russell is a sturdy lead in this directorial debut by film editor Stuart Baird, about a commercial jumbo jet that is taken hostage by terrorists … Continue reading

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May 28, 2013 · Leave a comment