My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Downton Abbey (2019)

MICHAEL ENGLER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA/China, 2019.  Carnival Film & Television, Focus Features, Perfect World Pictures.  Screenplay by Julian Fellowes, based on his characters.  Cinematography by … Continue reading

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October 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

For Love Or Money

BBB.5 (out of 5) Michael J. Fox is irresistible as a world-class hotel concierge who does all manner of favours for the wealthy clients who live in his establishment. He happily … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Miracle On 34th Street (1994)

BBBB (out of 5) Marvelous update of the favourite Christmas classic is ruled by a superb performance by young Mara Wilson. She plays a little girl who decides that the … Continue reading

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November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Meaning Of Life

BBB.5 (out of 5) A collection of skits that further show how Monty Python’s flair for hilarity have made British comedy popular the world over. The various skits all deal … Continue reading

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October 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy

BBBB (out of 5) The perfect combination: the British dream it up and the Americans pay for it, and all movies should be made this way. Arthur Dent (Martin Freeman) … Continue reading

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October 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Devil’s Own (1997)

ALAN J. PAKULA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 1997.  Columbia Pictures Corporation.  Story by Kevin Jarre, Screenplay by David Aaron Cohen, Vincent Patrick, Kevin Jarre.  Cinematography by Gordon Willis.  Produced by Robert … Continue reading

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August 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Twelve Monkeys

BBBB.5 (out of 5) Based on Chris Marker’s terrifying experimental short film La Jetee, the deliciously weird narrative of this film follows Bruce Willis as he travels back in time from … Continue reading

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August 13, 2013 · Leave a comment