My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

A Streetcar Named Desire

BBBB.5 (out of 5) The most faithful adaptation of a Tennessee Williams play produced in Hollywood at the time, the story revolves around an unhappy working-class couple (Marlon Brando, Kim … Continue reading

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August 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

East Of Eden

BBBBB (out of 5) My favourite James Dean performance (of the mere three main roles he played) is in this superbly brilliant adaptation of part of John Steinbeck’s novel.  He … Continue reading

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August 18, 2013 · 1 Comment


BBBBB (out of 5) Who would have thought that among the years of endless bloated religious epics, a grand centurion movie would come along to blow them all away? After … Continue reading

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July 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

Too Late Blues (1961)

JOHN CASSAVETES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1961.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Richard Carr, John Cassavetes.  Cinematography by Lionel Lindon.  Produced by John Cassavetes.  Music by David Raksin.  Production Design by Tambi Larsen, Hal Pereira.  Costume Design … Continue reading

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June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment