My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood (2019)

MARIELLE HELLER Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  China/USA, 2019.  Big Beach Films, Tencent Pictures, TriStar Pictures.  Screenplay by Micah Fitzerman-Blue, Noah Harpster.  Cinematography by Jody Lee Lipes.  Produced by … Continue reading

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November 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Into The Woods (2014)

ROB MARSHALL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2014.  Lucamar Productions, Marc Platt Productions, Moving Picture Company, Soho VFX, Walt Disney Pictures.  Screenplay by James Lapine, based on the musical by … Continue reading

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January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cadillac Records

BB.5 (out of 5) The story of the origins of rock ‘n’ roll, except without much historical accuracy or even skillfully fanciful storytelling. Adrien Brody plays Leonard Chess, the man who … Continue reading

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November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rabbit Hole

BBBB (out of 5) This delicately beautiful film begins with married couple Nicole Kidman and Aaron Eckhart bereaved by a personal loss and seeking comfort in group therapy. Their tragedy, it turns … Continue reading

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November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bella

BBB (out of 5) Humdrum feelgood piece about two people brought together by tragic circumstances.  Jose (Eduardo Verástegui, who also produced) is a former soccer star who, following a terrible … Continue reading

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November 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Moneyball (2011)

BENNETT MILLER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2011.  Columbia Pictures, Scott Rudin Productions, Michael De Luca Productions, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Specialty Films.  Story by Stan Chervin, Screenplay by Steven Zaillian, Aaron … Continue reading

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November 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blue Jasmine (2013)

WOODY ALLEN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2013.  Gravier Productions, Perdido Productions.  Screenplay by Woody Allen.  Cinematography by Javier Aguirresarobe.  Produced by Letty Aronson, Stephen Tenenbaum, Edward Walson.  Production Design by Santo Loquasto.  Costume Design by Suzy … Continue reading

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August 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Good Shepherd

BB (out of 5) Talky, boring, ridiculously long political drama, director Robert De Niro’s three hour epic on the creation of the CIA labours under the monotony of quiet conversations. … Continue reading

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July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment