My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Sunrise At Campobello (1960)

VINCENT J. DONEHUE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 1960.  Dore Schary Productions.  Screenplay by Dore Schary, based on his play.  Cinematography by Russell Harlan.  Produced by Dore Schary.  Music by Franz Waxman.  Production Design … Continue reading

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May 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Wolf Man

BBB (out of 5) Lon Chaney Jr. plays an heir who returns home to England for the first time in decades, having been sent away to school in America as a … Continue reading

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February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Good Mother

BB (out of 5) A strong performance by Diane Keaton just can’t save this incredibly dull drama. She plays a divorced, single mother whose conservative ex-husband (James Naughton) objects to the … Continue reading

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November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pretty Woman

BBB (out of 5) After you have finished enjoying the adorably plucky Julia Roberts, don’t you ever notice that you’re watching a romantic comedy where a man falls in love with … Continue reading

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November 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hands Across The Table (1935)

MITCHELL LEISEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1935.  Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Norman Krasna, Vincent Lawrence, Herbert Fields, based on a story by Vina Delmar.  Cinematography by Ted Tetzlaff.  Produced by E. … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

His Girl Friday

BBBB (out of 5) Howard Hawks remakes The Front Page with a marvelous twist: Hildy Johnson, the star reporter that Walter Burns wants to keep from getting married and, therefore, … Continue reading

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September 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Trading Places (1983)

JOHN LANDIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1983.  Cinema Group Ventures, Paramount Pictures.  Screenplay by Timothy Harris, Herschel Weingrod.  Cinematography by Robert Paynter.  Produced by Aaron Russo.  Music by Elmer Bernstein.  Production Design by Gene Rudolf.   Costume Design … Continue reading

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September 19, 2013 · Leave a comment