My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Destination Wedding (2018)

VICTOR LEVIN Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.  USA, 2018.  thefyzz, CISS, Chapman-Leonard, Company 3, GreenSlate, Lee & Thompson, Paso Catering, Ramo Law, Service Fish, Snap Sound, Steve Martin’s Working Wildlife, Tunnel Post.  Screenplay by … Continue reading

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February 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

Run Fatboy Run

BB.5 (out of 5) N’er-do-weller Simon Pegg left his pregnant fiancee (Thandie Newton) at the altar and five years later is not doing so well. Working a dead-end job and behind … Continue reading

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January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Maverick (1994)

RICHARD DONNER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 1994.  Donner/Shuler-Donner Productions, Icon Entertainment International, Icon Productions, Warner Bros..  Screenplay by William Goldman, based on the television series by Roy Huggins.  Cinematography by Vilmos … Continue reading

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July 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

STEPHEN FREARS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom, 2002.  BBC Films, Celador Films, Jonescompany Productions.  Screenplay by Steven Knight.  Cinematography by Chris Menges.  Produced by Robert Jones, Tracey Seaward.  Music by Nathan Larson.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment


BB (out of 5) Adam Sandler whips out the ‘concept comedy’ wand once again for this ridiculous film.  He plays an overworked architect (is there something cinematic about architecture that makes … Continue reading

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June 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

One Million Years B.C.

BBB (out of 5) Quest For Fire definitely ruined any chances this hilarious film ever had of lasting as a weighty recreation of primitive civilization, but the iconography of Raquel … Continue reading

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June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Road To Perdition (2002)

SAM MENDES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2002.  DreamWorks, Twentieth Century Fox, The Zanuck Company.  Screenplay by David Self, based on the graphic novel by Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner.  Cinematography … Continue reading

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June 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Nasty Habits

BB (out of 5) The makings of what should have been a winning classic somehow fail to measure up in this forgettable comedy. When the Mother Superior of a convent … Continue reading

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June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment