My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

ANTHONY RUSSO, JOE RUSSO Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 2019.  Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Pictures.  Screenplay by Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, based on the Marvel comics by Stan … Continue reading

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May 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

Annihilation (2018)

ALEX GARLAND Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 2018.  DNA Films, Paramount Pictures,  Scott Rudin Productions, Skydance Media.  Screenplay by Alex Garland, based on the novel by Jeff VanderMeer.  Cinematography by Rob Hardy.  Produced by Eli … Continue reading

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March 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jackie (2016)

PABLO LARRAIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Chile/France/USA, 2016.  Fox Searchlight Pictures, LD Entertainment, Wild Bunch, Protozoa Pictures, Fabula, Why Not Productions, Endemol Shine North America, Bliss Media, Jackie Productions.  Screenplay … Continue reading

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December 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

My Blueberry Nights (2007)

WONG KAR WAI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  Hong Kong/China/France, 2007.  Block 2 Pictures, Jet Tone Production, Lou Yi Ltd., StudioCanal.  Story by Wong Kar Wai, Screenplay by Wong Kar Wai, Lawrence … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Where The Heart Is (2000)

MATT WILLIAMS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2000.  Twentieth Century Fox, Wind Dancer Productions.  Screenplay by Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel, based on the novel by Billie Letts.  Cinematography by Richard Greatrex. Produced by Susan … Continue reading

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February 25, 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

Zoolander

BBB (out of 5) Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson couldn’t be funnier in this one-joke film that will guarantee some worthwhile chuckles. They play dimwitted male supermodels who are being brainwashed, Manchurian … Continue reading

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January 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Brothers

BB (out of 5) Remake of the Danish film by Susanne Bier is hampered by a dull script and painfully inappropriate casting. Siblings Jake Gyllenhaal and Tobey Maguire are complete opposites in … Continue reading

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January 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

V For Vendetta

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Stepping out into the London night of a futuristic, Orwellian dystopia, Natalie Portman finds herself being harassed by crooked cops for violating a curfew ordinance and is … Continue reading

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November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Heat (1995)

MICHAEL MANN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 1995.  Warner Bros., Regency Enterprises, Forward Pass, Art Linson Productions, Monarchy Enterprises B.V..  Screenplay by Michael Mann.  Cinematography by Dante Spinotti.  Produced by Art Linson, Michael … Continue reading

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November 14, 2013 · 2 Comments

Cold Mountain

BBB (out of 5) During the civil war, a soldier (Jude Law) reads a letter from the woman waiting for him (Nicole Kidman) back home and decides to leave the … Continue reading

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September 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

Your Highness (2011)

DAVID GORDON GREEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.  USA, 2011.  Universal Pictures, Stuber Productions.  Screenplay by Danny McBride, Ben Best.  Cinematography by Tim Orr.  Produced by Scott Stuber.  Music by Steve Jablonsky. Production Design … Continue reading

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September 1, 2013 · Leave a comment