My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Night People (1954)

NUNNALLY JOHNSON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  USA, 1954.  Twentieth Century Fox.  Story by Jed Harris, Tom Reed, Screenplay by Nunnally Johnson.  Cinematography by Charles G. Clarke.  Produced by … Continue reading

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August 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Five Graves to Cairo (1943)

BILLY WILDER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1943.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Billy Wilder, Charles Brackett, based on the play by Lajos Biro. Cinematography by John F. Seitz.  Produced by Charles Brackett.  Music by Miklos … Continue reading

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November 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Resisting Enemy Interrogation (1944)

BERNARD VORHAUS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1944.  First Motion Picture Unit, United States Army Air Forces.  Screenplay by Harold Medford.  Produced by Ronald Reagan.  Music by David Rose.  Academy Awards 1944.   A good example … Continue reading

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October 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Spy Who Came In From The Cold

BBB.5 (out of 5) John Le Carre’s spy novel and this subsequent film adaptation came out at the perfect time to give the world the ultimate James Bond antidote. Where … Continue reading

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August 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Wages Of Fear (La Salaire De la Peur)

BBBBB (out of 5) Superb French adventure! Henri-Georges Clouzot (Diabolique) directs this winner of the Palme D’Or at the Cannes Film Festival. Four unemployed men bumbling around a South American … Continue reading

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June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Longest Day

BBBBB (out of 5) The power, terror and grandeur of D-Day is captured in this magnificent epic film, shot in three languages and featuring an international cast that includes some … Continue reading

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May 19, 2013 · Leave a comment