My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Boy Erased (2018)

JOEL EDGERTON Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  USA/Australia, 2018.  Anonymous Content, Blue-Tongue Films, Focus Features, Perfect World Pictures.  Screenplay by Joel Edgerton, based on the memoir by Garrard Conley.  Cinematography by Eduard Grau.  Produced … Continue reading

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December 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Mummy (2017)

ALEX KURTZMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2017.  Universal Pictures, Dark Universe, Dentsu, Perfect World Pictures (Beijing), Sean Daniel Company, Secret Hideout.  Screen story by Jon Spaihts, Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet, Screenplay … Continue reading

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June 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Nice Guys (2016)

SHANE BLACK Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2016.  Misty Mountains, Bloom, Lipsync Productions, Nice Guys, Silver Pictures, Waypoint Entertainment.  Screenplay by Shane Black, Anthony Bagarozzi.  Cinematography by Philippe Rousselot.  Produced by Joel … Continue reading

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May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Winter’s Tale (2014)

AKIVA GOLDSMAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  0.  USA, 2014.  Village Roadshow Pictures, Warner Bros., Weed Road Pictures.  Screenplay by Akiva Goldsman, based on the novel by Mark Helprin.  Cinematography by Caleb Deschanel. Produced … Continue reading

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January 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Noah (2014)

DARREN ARONOFSKY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2014.  Paramount Pictures, Regency Enterprises, Protozoa Pictures, Disruption Entertainment, FortyFour Studios.  Screenplay by Darren Aronofsky, Ari Handel.  Cinematography by Matthew Libatique.  Produced by Darren Aronofsky, Scott Franklin, Arnon Milchan, … Continue reading

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April 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Quick And The Dead

BB.5 (out of 5) Sharon Stone has a great time parading around this western as a stranger who walks into a dusty old town in the Wild Wild West in search … Continue reading

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December 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mystery, Alaska (1999)

JAY ROACH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Canada/USA, 1999.  Baldwin/Cohen Productions, Hollywood Pictures, Rocking Chair Productions.  Screenplay by David E. Kelley, Sean O’Byrne.  Cinematography by Peter Deming.  Produced by Howard Baldwin, David E. Kelley.  Music … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

State Of Play

BBB (out of 5) Russell Crowe is a frumpy journalist of the old-school variety who is perpetually annoyed by snappy new member of the team Rachel McAdams.  They cross paths when … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

3:10 To Yuma (2007)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2007.  Lionsgate, Tree Line Film, Relativity Media, Yuma.  Screenplay by Halsted Welles, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas, based on the short story by Elmore … Continue reading

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November 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Proof (1991)

JOCELYN MOORHOUSE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Australia, 1991.  House & Moorhouse Films, The Australian Film Commission, Film Victoria.  Screenplay by Jocelyn Moorhouse.  Cinematography by Martin McGrath.  Produced by Lynda House.  Music by … Continue reading

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November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Proof Of Life

BB (out of 5) Meg Ryan and Russell Crowe star in this political thriller about a woman whose life is turned upside down when her engineer husband (David Morse) is kidnapped by … Continue reading

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September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cinderella Man

BBB (out of 5) Ron Howard trims the sappy fat off his usual style of ‘inspirational’ filmmaking for an entertaining and heart-warming biography of boxer James Braddock. A popular fighter … Continue reading

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September 7, 2013 · Leave a comment