My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Delta (2008)

KORNEL MUNDRUCZO Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  Hungary/Germany, 2008.  Proton Cinema, Essential Filmproduktion GmbH, Filmpartners, ZDF/Arte, Motion Picture Public Foundation of Hungary, Ministry of Education and Culture, TV2, Budapest … Continue reading

Rate this:

August 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Lorna’s Silence (Le silence de Lorna) (2008)

JEAN-PIERRE DARDENNE, LUC DARDENNE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  Belgium/France/Italy/Germany, 2008.  Les Films Du Fleuve, Archipel 35, Lucky Red, Radio Television Belge Francophone, Arte France Cinema, WDR / Arte, … Continue reading

Rate this:

August 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Brothers Bloom (2008)

RIAN JOHNSON Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.   USA, 2008.  Endgame Entertainment, Ram Bergman Productions, The Weinstein Company.  Screenplay by Rian Johnson.  Cinematography by Steve Yedlin.  Produced by Ram Bergman, James D. Stern.  Music by … Continue reading

Rate this:

October 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Of Time And The City (2008)

TERENCE DAVIES Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  United Kingdom, 2008.  Screenplay by Terence Davies.  Cinematography by Tim Pollard.  Produced by Roy Boulter, Sol Papadopoulos.  Music by Ian Neil.  Film Editing by Liza Ryan-Carter.  Academy Awards 2008.  New … Continue reading

Rate this:

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

24 City (Er Shi Si Cheng Ji) (2008)

ZHANGKE JIA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  China/Hong Kong/Japan, 2008.  Bandai Visual Company, Bitters End, China Resources, Office Kitano, Shanghai Film Group, Xstream Pictures.  Screenplay by Zhangke Jia, Yongming Zhai.  Cinematography by Yu Wang, … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Three Monkeys (Uc Maymun) (2008)

NURI BILGE CEYLAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Turkey/France/Italy, 2008.  Zeynofilm, NBC Film, Pyramide Productions, BIM Distribuzione, Centre National de la Cinématographie, Conseil de l’Europe, Imaj Sound Post Production, Imaj, … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Valentino: The Last Emperor

MATT TYRNAUER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2008.  Acolyte Films.  Cinematography by Tom Hurwitz.  Produced by Matt Kapp, Matt Tyrnauer.  Music by Joel Goodman.  Film Editing by Bob Eisenhardt, Frederic Tcheng.  Toronto International Film Festival 2008.   … Continue reading

Rate this:

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Lion’s Den (Leonera) (2008)

PABLO TRAPERO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Argentina/South Korea/Brazil, 2008.  Matanza Cine, Patagonik Film Group, Cineclick Asia, Ibermedia, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales, VideoFilmes.  Screenplay by Alejandro Fadel, Martin Mauregui, … Continue reading

Rate this:

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Il Divo (Il divo: La spettacolare vita di Giulio Andreotti) (2008)

PAOLO SORRENTINO Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  Italy/France, 2008.  Indigo Film, Lucky Red, Parco Film, Babe Film, StudioCanal, Arte France Cinéma, Sky Cinema, Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali, … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

El Greco

BBB (out of 5) The life of Domenicos Theotokopoulos, the sixteenth century painter better known as El Greco, is examined in this wholly respectful but often clunky biopic.  Nick Ashdon stars … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fifty Dead Men Walking

BB.5 (out of 5) Martin McGartland (Jim Sturgess) is a thug selling stolen clothing on the streets of Belfast who, along with his ruffian buddy Kevin Zegers, gets recruited into … Continue reading

Rate this:

January 22, 2014 · Leave a comment


BB (out of 5) Claymation film that focuses on the denizens of a Sydney apartment building, inspired by the stories of Etgar Keret. Among them is a perpetual Peter Pan … Continue reading

Rate this:

December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment