My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Meteor (1979)

RONALD NEAME Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA/Hong Kong, 1979.  American International Pictures, Meteor Joint Venture, Palladium Productions, Shaw Brothers.  Story by Edmund H. North, Screenplay by Stanley Mann, Edmund … Continue reading

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May 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Thunderball (1965)

TERENCE YOUNG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom, 1965.  Eon Productions.  Original story by Kevin McClory, Jack Whittingham, Ian Fleming, original Screenplay by Jack Whittingham, Screenplay by Richard Maibaum, John Hopkins.  Cinematography by Ted Moore.  Produced … Continue reading

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February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

From Russia With Love (1963)

TERENCE YOUNG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  United Kingdom, 1963.  Eon Productions.  Adaptation by Johanna Harwood, Screenplay by Richard Maibaum,based on the novel by Ian Fleming.  Cinematography by Ted Moore.  Produced by Albert R. Broccoli, Harry … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

First Knight (1995)

JERRY ZUCKER Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.  USA, 1995.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, First Knight Productions.  Story by Lorne Cameron, David Hoselton, William Nicholson, Screenplay by William Nicholson.  Cinematography by Adam Greenberg.  Produced by Hunt Lowry, Jerry … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dr. No (1962)

TERENCE YOUNG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  United Kingdom, 1962.  Eon Productions.  Screenplay by Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood, Berkely Mather, based on the novel by Ian Fleming.  Cinematography by Ted Moore.  Produced by Albert R. Broccoli, … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Russia House

BB (out of 5) Sean Connery plays a British professor who is also a Russophile and lives in the U.S.S.R. because of how much he loves the culture. When the friend of … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves

BBBB (out of 5) Even the simplest of history buffs can point out the many inaccuracies and inconsistencies in this rousing film adventure, starting with the decidedly non-British performance by … Continue reading

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December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen

BBB.5 (out of 5) It’s the end of the nineteenth century and the nations of Europe are constantly threatening to tear the continent apart with a great war. This leads … Continue reading

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November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Highlander

BB (out of 5) Here’s a story idea that will rivet every ten year-old boy in the audience to their very seats: a select group of tall, brooding men have … Continue reading

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November 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Never Say Never Again

BBBB (out of 5) Years after Saltzman and Broccoli began the mega-successful James Bond franchise, writer-producer Kevin McClory decided to start his own rival series of Bond films, managing to … Continue reading

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October 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Outland (1981)

PETER HYAMS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom, 1981.  The Ladd Company.  Screenplay by Peter Hyams.  Cinematography by Stephen Goldblatt.  Produced by Richard Roth.  Music by Jerry Goldsmith.  Production Design by Philip Harrison.  Costume Design by John … Continue reading

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October 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

BBBB (out of 5) Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) indulges a very willing audience in an old-fashioned adventure that is full of mystery, exoticism and full-throttle excitement. He is commissioned by … Continue reading

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September 28, 2013 · Leave a comment