My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Death Of Stalin (2017)

ARMANDO IANNUCCI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  France/United Kingdom/Belgium/Canada, 2017.  Quad Productions, Main Journey, Gaumont, France 3 Cinéma, Panache Productions, Canal+, Cine+, France Télévisions, Title Media.  Screenplay by Armando Iannucci, David Schneider, Ian … Continue reading

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May 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Macbeth (2015)

JUSTIN KURZEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  United Kingdom/France/USA, 2015.  See-Saw Films, DMC Film, Anton Capital Entertainment, Film 4, Creative Scotland, Studio Canal.  Screenplay by Jacob Koskoff, Michael Lesslie, Todd Louiso, … Continue reading

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December 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pride (2014)

MATTHEW WARCHUS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom, 2014.  Pathe, BBC Films, Proud Films, British Film Institute, Canal+, Cine+, Calamity Films.  Screenplay by Stephen Beresford.  Cinematography by Tat Radcliffe. Produced by David Livingstone.  Music … Continue reading

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October 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hot Fuzz (2007)

EDGAR WRIGHT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/France, 2007.  StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Big Talk Productions, Ingenious Film Partners.  Screenplay by Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg.  Cinematography by Jess Hall.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Nira … Continue reading

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February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

My Summer Of Love

BBB.5 (out of 5) The age-old spin on first love is given fresh atmosphere in this highly enjoyable though not unforgettable drama.  Natalie Press plays an aimless, working-class girl whose brother … Continue reading

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December 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

24 Hour Party People

MICHAEL WINTERBOTTOM Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom, 2002.  Revolution Films, Baby Cow Films, The Film Consortium, Film Council, FilmFour, Wave Pictures.  Screenplay by Frank Cottrell Boyce.  Cinematography by Robby Muller.  Produced … Continue reading

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September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cinderella Man

BBB (out of 5) Ron Howard trims the sappy fat off his usual style of ‘inspirational’ filmmaking for an entertaining and heart-warming biography of boxer James Braddock. A popular fighter … Continue reading

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September 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Bourne Ultimatum

BBBB (out of 5) The thing I love about action movies it that they take movie stars, people who basically spend their time off getting their hair washed with Evian … Continue reading

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September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tyrannosaur

BBBB (out of 5) Actor Paddy Considine (In America) makes his directorial debut with this powerful, devastating and ultimately beautiful tale of two tortured souls who find peace in each … Continue reading

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June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

In America

BBBB.5 (out of 5) In this beautifully heartfelt film by Jim Sheridan (My Left Foot, In The Name of the Father), an Irish family illegally immigrates to New York City … Continue reading

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June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment