My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Ford v Ferrari (2019)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  USA/France, 2019.  Chernin Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox.  Screenplay by Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth, Jason Keller.  Cinematography by Phedon Papamichael.  Produced by Peter … Continue reading

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November 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Post (2017)

STEVEN SPIELBERG Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB.  United Kingdom/USA, 2017.  Amblin Entertainment, DreamWorks, Participant Media, Pascal Pictures, Star Thrower Entertainment, River Road Entertainment.  Screenplay by Liz Hannah, Josh Singer.  Cinematography by Janusz Kaminski.  Produced … Continue reading

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February 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Lady Bird (2017)

GRETA GERWIG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2017.  Scott Rudin Productions, Entertainment 360, IAC Films.  Screenplay by Greta Gerwig.  Cinematography by Sam Levy.  Produced by Eli Bush, Evelyn O’Neill, Scott Rudin.  Music by Jon Brion.  Production … Continue reading

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December 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Wiener-Dog (2016)

TODD SOLONDZ Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 2016.  Annapurna Pictures, Killer Films.  Screenplay by Todd Solondz.  Cinematography by Edward Lachman.  Produced by Megan Ellison, Christine Vachon.  Music by James Lavino.  Production Design by Akin McKenzie.  Costume … Continue reading

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July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Big Short (2015)

ADAM McKAY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  USA, 2015.  Plan B Entertainment, Regency Enterprises.  Screenplay by Charles Randolph, Adam McKay, based on the book by Michael Lewis.  Cinematography by Barry Ackroyd.  Produced … Continue reading

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December 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

August: Osage County

BBBB (out of 5) The hit Broadway play by Tracy Letts makes its way to the big screen with fully satisfying results.  Meryl Streep lords over the roost of an eccentric … Continue reading

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November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Straight Talk

BBB.5 (out of 5) Dolly Parton brings her naturally fresh and fun personality to this unoriginal romantic comedy. She plays an out-of-work small town gal who decides to leave her boyfriend … Continue reading

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October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Killer Joe

BBBB (out of 5) William Friedkin follows Bug with another Tracy Letts play that lays the white-trash aesthetic on a bit too thick but is compelling nonetheless. When Emile Hirsch tells … Continue reading

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July 31, 2013 · 1 Comment


BB.5 (out of 5) A lonely Oklahoma woman (Ashley Judd) spends her nights working in a bar and her days hiding out in the motel room where she lives. After … Continue reading

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July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hellcab (Chicago Cab)

BB.5 (out of 5) A day in the life of an honest, sensitive and tired Chicago cab driver (Paul Dillon), who has a a bevy of famous faces make cameos … Continue reading

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July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment