My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Grand Prix (1966)

JOHN FRANKENHEIMER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  USA, 1966.  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Douglas & Lewis Productions, Joel Productions, John Frankenheimer Productions Inc., Cherokee Productions.  Screen story and Screenplay by Robert Alan … Continue reading

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March 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Breaking The Sound Barrier (The Sound Barrier) (1952)

DAVID LEAN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBBB.  United Kingdom, 1952.  London Film Productions, British Lion Film Corporation.  Story and Screenplay by Terence Rattigan.  Cinematography by Jack Hildyard.  Produced by … Continue reading

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March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Lionheart (1987)

FRANKLIN J. SCHAFFNER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Hungary/USA, 1987.  Hungaro, Mafilm, TaliaFilm II Productions.  Story by Menno Meyjes, Screenplay by Menno Meyjes, Richard Outten.  Cinematography by Alec Mills.  Produced by Stanley O’Toole, Talia Shire.  Music by Jerry … Continue reading

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December 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Children Of The Damned

BB (out of 5) Boring sequel to the terrific original has very little to do with Village Of The Damned. It’s a different set of children this time, a group … Continue reading

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November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Empire Of The Sun

BBBB (out of 5) Christian Bale stars as a British boy living in Shanghai who is separated from his parents and taken to a prisoner of war camp when the Japanese … Continue reading

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September 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Dead Of Night (1945)

ALBERTO CAVALCANTI, CHARLES CRICHTON, BASIL DEARDEN, ROBERT HAMER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  United Kingdom, 1945.  Ealing Studios.  Screenplay by John Baines, Angus MacPhail, E.F. Benson, based on stories by H.G. Wells, … Continue reading

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June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Night To Remember

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Before James Cameron, this was the definitive film about the famous Titanic and its infamous sinking. A uniformly excellent cast contributes to the staggeringly accurate historical … Continue reading

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May 28, 2013 · Leave a comment