My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Life As A House (2001)

IRWIN WINKLER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2001.  Winkler Films.  Screenplay by Mark Andrus.  Cinematography by Vilmos Zsigmond.  Produced by Rob Cowan, Irwin Winkler.  Music by Mark Isham.  Production Design by J. Dennis Washington.  Costume Design by Molly … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

In Good Company (2004)

PAUL WEITZ Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2004.  Universal Pictures, Depth of Field.  Screenplay by Paul Weitz.  Cinematography by Remi Adefarasin.  Produced by Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz.  Music by Stephen Trask.  Production Design by William … Continue reading

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February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Role Models (2008)

DAVID WAIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA/Germany, 2008.  Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Stuber/Parent, Internationale Filmproduktion Stella-del-Süd, New Regency Pictures, WideAwake.  Story by Timothy Dowling, W. Blake Herron, Screenplay by Paul Rudd, … Continue reading

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February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mighty Joe Young (1998)

RON UNDERWOOD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1998.  RKO Pictures, Walt Disney Pictures.  Screenplay by Mark Rosenthal, Lawrence Konner, based on a story by Merian C. Cooper and a screenplay by Ruth Rose. … Continue reading

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February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Lucas

BBBB (out of 5) Aside from being a moving and poignant look at the awkwardness of youth, this film is also notable for being the film debut of Winona Ryder. … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Miss Firecracker

BBBB (out of 5) Holly Hunter makes you care deeply about her success in a local beauty pageant when watching this adaptation of Beth Henley’s play, even if you’re someone for … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Norbit

0 (out of 5) Eddie Murphy has had a few dogs in his highly successful career, but it’s still surprising to think that this piece of garbage could involve him. Teaming … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)

MIKE MITCHELL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1999.  Happy Madison Productions, Out of the Blue… Entertainment, Touchstone Pictures.  Screenplay by Harris Goldberg, Rob Schneider.  Cinematography by Peter Lyons Collister.  Produced by Barry … Continue reading

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November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Once Upon A Crime…

BB (out of 5) Inspired by Mario Camerini’s 1960 film Crimen, this mildly amusing comedy of errors never manages to inspire any kind of involvement from its audience. Sean Young … Continue reading

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November 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Look Who’s Talking

BBB.5 (out of 5) From the delightful opening scene of this movie, with millions of sperm rush into Kirstie Alley‘s fallopian tubes like a bunch of guys rushing for good seats at … Continue reading

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September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Look Who’s Talking Too

B (out of 5) Sequels are often inferior to their originals, but even the worst sequels should be somewhat better than this piece of trash. The original Look Who’s Talking … Continue reading

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September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dreamcatcher

BB (out of 5) Idiotic science-fiction film that begins enjoyably by hanging off the appealing interplay between its main characters, then shucks them off in favour of hideous gore and … Continue reading

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July 18, 2013 · Leave a comment