My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Phantom Thread (2017)

PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 2017.  Annapurna Pictures, Focus Features, Ghoulardi Film Company, Perfect World Pictures.  Screenplay by Paul Thomas Anderson.  Cinematography by Paul Thomas Anderson.  Produced by Paul Thomas Anderson, … Continue reading

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January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

In The Name Of The Father

BBBB (out of 5) True story of Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis), a young man who moved to London from Ireland in his youth and ended up being blamed for an … Continue reading

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January 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Other Man (2008)

RICHARD EYRE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA/United Kingdom, 2008.  Rainmark Films.  Screenplay by Richard Eyre, Charles Wood, based on the short story by Bernhard Schlink.  Cinematography by Haris Zambarloukos.  Produced by Frank Doelger, Michael … Continue reading

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July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Bounty (1984)

ROGER DONALDSON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 1984.  Dino De Laurentiis Company, Bounty Productions Ltd..  Screenplay by Robert Bolt, based on the book Captain Bligh and Mr. Christian by Richard … Continue reading

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July 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

STEPHEN FREARS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  United Kingdom, 1985.  Working Title Films, SAF Productions, Channel Four Films.  Screenplay by Hanif Kureishi.  Cinematography by Oliver Stapleton.  Produced by Tim Bevan, Sarah Radcylffe.  Music by Ludus Tonalis.  Production … Continue reading

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July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gangs Of New York

BBBB (out of 5) Martin Scorsese’s dream project of the last thirty years has finally made it to the big screen with mostly successful results. The story is GoodFellas but … Continue reading

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June 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Vera Drake

BBBBB (out of 5) A regular 1950s housewife in working-class London, Vera Drake (Imelda Staunton) goes about her job as charwoman for various wealthy houses in London, fitting in domestic … Continue reading

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June 20, 2013 · Leave a comment