My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Freejack (1992)

GEOFF MURPHY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  USA, 1992.  Morgan Creek Entertainment.  Screen story by Steven Pressfield, Ronald Shusett, Screenplay by Steven Pressfield, Ronald Shusett, Dan Gilroy.  Cinematography by … Continue reading

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September 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Money Pit (1986)

RICHARD BENJAMIN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA, 1986.  Amblin Entertainment, U-Drive Productions, Universal Pictures.  Screenplay by David Giler.  Cinematography by Gordon Willis.  Produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Art Levinson, Frank Marshall.  Music by Michel Colombier.  Production Design … Continue reading

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March 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Walk A Mile In My Pradas (2011)

JOEY SYLVESTER Bil’s rating (out of 5): 0.  USA, 2011.  Walk A Mile Productions, Dream It Productions, FROST Pictures.  Screenplay by Rick Karatas, Tom Archdeacon.  Cinematography by Aaron Moorhead.  Produced by Tom Archdeacon, Rick Karatas, … Continue reading

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November 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Son of the Pink Panther (1993)

BLAKE EDWARDS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  Italy/USA, 1993.  Filmauro, International Traders, United Artists.  Story by Blake Edwards, Screenplay by Blake Edwards, Madeline Sunshine, Steven Sunshine, based on characters created by Maurice … Continue reading

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October 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Punchline

BBB (out of 5) Sally Field gives a spirited performance as a bored housewife who realizes that her observations on suburban living make for great standup fare. She pursues a career … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

James And The Giant Peach

BBBB (out of 5) Excellent film that uses the combination of traditional and computer animation that was featured in Henry Selick’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. Based on the novel by … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Frogs For Snakes

BBB (out of 5) Strange yet enjoyable film about a group of New York theatre actors who supplement their virtually non-existent artistic income by collecting money for a loan shark. … Continue reading

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December 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Bodyguard

BB.5 (out of 5) Whitney Houston made her feature starring debut in this middling thriller that is too shallow to be effective, but makes for brainlessly enjoyable viewing nonetheless. Kevin … Continue reading

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October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blood And Wine

BB.5 So-so emotional thriller stars Jack Nicholson and Judy Davis as a Florida wine merchant and his unsuspecting wife who has no idea that her husband and a small-time hood (Michael Caine) … Continue reading

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September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Trial By Jury

BB.5 (out of 5) A year after this film was released, Demi Moore starred in its carbon copy The Juror, and neither of them are particularly memorable. Joanne Whalley plays a … Continue reading

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August 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Natural (1984)

BARRY LEVINSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA, 1984.  TriStar Pictures, Delphi II Productions.  Screenplay by Roger Towne, Phil Dusenberry, based on the novel by Bernard Malamud.  Cinematography by Caleb Deschanel. Produced by Mark … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cruising (1980)

WILLIAM FRIEDKIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA/West Germany, 1980.  CiP – Europaische Treuhand AG, Lorimar Film Entertainment.  Screenplay by William Friedkin, based on the novel by Gerald Walker.  Cinematography by James … Continue reading

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July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment