My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Blissfully Yours (Sud sanaeha) (2002)

APICHATPONG WERRASETHAKUL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  Thailand/France, 2002.  Anna Sanders Films, Kick the Machine, La-ong Dao.  Screenplay by Apichatpong Weerasethakul.  Cinematography by Sayombhu Mukdeeprom.  Produced by Eric Chan, … Continue reading

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November 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Kedma (2002)

AMOS GITAI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  Italy/Israel/France, 2002.  Agav Hafakot, Arte France Cinema, BIM Distribuzione, MK2 Productions, MP Productions, R&C Produzioni.  Screenplay by Amos Gitai, Mordechai Goldhecht, Marie-Jose Sanselme, based … Continue reading

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November 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sweet Sixteen (2002)

KEN LOACH Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom/Germany/Spain, 2002.  Alta Films, British Broadcasting Corporation, Road Movies Filmproduktion, Scottish Screen, Sixteen Films, Tornasol Films.  Screenplay by Paul Laverty.  Cinematography by Barry Ackroyd.  Produced by Rebecca O’Brien.  Music by … Continue reading

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March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment


BB.5 (out of 5) When celebrated filmmaker Krzysztof Kieslowski passed away in 1995, he left behind him a proposed trilogy that began with the screenplay for this film. Tom Tykwer … Continue reading

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February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jet Lag (Decalage Horaire)

BBB (out of 5) The characters are what makes this one really zing, especially since the story is nothing new: two strangers meet in an airport, spend a day together … Continue reading

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February 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Frida (2002)

JULIE TAYMOR Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  USA/Canada/Mexico, 2002.  Handprint Entertainment, Lions Gate Films, Miramax, Ventanarosa Productions.  Screenplay by Clancy Sigal, Diane Lake, Gregory Nava, Anna Thomas, based on the … Continue reading

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February 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Raising Victor Vargas

BBBB (out of 5) Peter Sollett’s debut feature, based on his short film Five Feet High and Rising, is a heartfelt examination of the life of an inner-city youth and … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment