My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

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

Wedding Bell Blues

BB.5 (out of 5) When soon-to-be-married Julie Warner is dumped just days before her wedding, she and her roommates (Paulina Porizkova and Illeana Douglas) come up with a crazy scheme to beat … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Sting (1973)

GEORGE ROY HILL Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.5.  USA, 1973.  Zanuck/Brown Productions, Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by David S. Ward.  Cinematography by Robert Surtees.  Produced by Tony Bill, Julia Phillips, Michael Phillips.  Music by Marvin Hamlisch.  Production … Continue reading

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September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Taxi Driver (1976)

MARTIN SCORSESE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1976.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Columbia Pictures, Bill/Phillips, Italo/Judeo Productions.  Screenplay by Paul Schrader.  Cinematography by Michael Chapman.  Produced by Julia Phillips, Michael Phillips.  Music by Bernard Herrmann.  Production … Continue reading

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June 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Critics and audiences alike wondered how Steven Spielberg would follow the phenomenal success of Jaws, and he did it with this milestone science-fiction film.  Richard Dreyfuss … Continue reading

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June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Master of Disguise

0 (out of 5) It really doesn’t get much worse.  Dana Carvey embarrasses himself thoroughly as Pistachio Disguisey, the son of an Italian restaurant owner (James Brolin, and why is … Continue reading

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June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Magnolia (1999)

PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 1999.  Ghoulardi Film Company, New Line Cinema, The Magnolia Project.  Screenplay by Paul Thomas Anderson.  Cinematography by Robert Elswit.  Produced by Paul Thomas Anderson, JoAnne Sellar.  Music … Continue reading

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May 18, 2013 · Leave a comment