My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Pain And Glory (Dolor y Gloria) (2019)

PEDRO ALMODOVAR Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  Spain, 2019.  Canal+, Cine@, El Deseo, El Primer Deseo, Gobierno de España, Radio Televisión Española.  Screenplay by Pedro Almodovar.  Cinematography by Jose … Continue reading

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November 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Jamon Jamon

BB (out of 5) Boring sex comedy from Spain, about a local rich boy who falls in love with a prostitute’s daughter. It’s essentially a starring vehicle for its Iberian … Continue reading

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November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jealousy (Celos)

BBBB (out of 5) Aitana Sánchez-Gijón plays an orange packer about to be married to her truck-driver boyfriend when he finds a picture of her on the beach with a handsome … Continue reading

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May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mad Love (Juana La Loca)

BBBB (out of 5) This affecting, handsomely mounted period drama delves into the life of Spain’s Queen Joan and wonders about the truth behind her famed insanity. Was she really … Continue reading

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May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Turkish Passion (La Pasion Turca)

BB (out of 5) Limp soap opera about a Spanish woman who, following a miscarriage, travels with her husband to exotic Istanbul to find some peace of mind. There she … Continue reading

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May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment