My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

BBBB (out of 5) Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) indulges a very willing audience in an old-fashioned adventure that is full of mystery, exoticism and full-throttle excitement. He is commissioned by … Continue reading

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September 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull (2008)

STEVEN SPIELBERG Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.  USA, 2008.  Paramount Pictures, Lucasfilm, The Kennedy/Marshall Company.  Story by George Lucas, Jeff Nathanson, Screenplay by David Koepp, based on characters created by George Lucas, … Continue reading

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September 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Twisted

B (out of 5) It’s rather nice to see that so many Hollywood thrillers have been made lately with tough, uppity females in the leads (Gothika, High Crimes, Trapped); what … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Quills

BBBB (out of 5) Excellent drama about the Marquis de Sade’s influence on the keepers and inmates of the madhouse Charenton, where he spent his last days after being declared … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · 2 Comments

Henry & June

BB (out of 5) Sordid, sexy story concerning the relationship between American fiction writer Henry Miller (Fred Ward) and French erotic scribe Anais Nin (Maria de Medeiros). When Miller arrives in … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Unbearable Lightness Of Being

BBBB (out of 5) Milan Kundera’s supposedly “unfilmable” novel reaches the screen with outstanding results, another jewel in Philip Kaufman’s crown after his fascinating The Right Stuff.  Daniel Day-Lewis is delicious … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Invasion Of The Body Snatchers (1978)

BBBB.5 (out of 5) This remake of the 1956 classic is a superb revisiting of a wonderfully creepy story. San Francisco Health department officials Donald Sutherland and Brooke Adams see their dull … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Right Stuff

BBBBB (out of 5) With the Soviets leading the race into the outer reaches of the universe, the American government puts pressure on its space program to get a crew … Continue reading

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August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Raiders Of The Lost Ark

BBBB (out of 5) Writer-producer George Lucas and director Steven Spielberg resurrect the spirit of the exotic cliffhanger serials of the thirties in this tale of adventurous archaeologist Indiana Jones, … Continue reading

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June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment