My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

The Ceremony (Gishiki) (1971)

NAGISA OSHIMA Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  Japan, 1971.  Art Theatre Guild, Daiei Studios, Sozosha.  Screenplay by Mamoru Sasaki, Tsutomu Tamura, Nagisa Oshima.  Cinematography by Toichiro Narushima.  Produced by … Continue reading

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November 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Red Beard (Akahige)

BBBBB (out of 5) A towering achievement and one of Kurosawa’s very best films. A young upstart of a doctor graduates from a posh Nagasaki medical school and, rather than … Continue reading

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July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment