My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Remember The Titans (2000)

BOAZ YAKIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2000.  Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Run It Up Productions Inc., Technical Black, Walt Disney Pictures.  Screenplay by Gregory Allen Howard.  Cinematography by Philippe Rousselot.  Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, Chad … Continue reading

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February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

The One (2001)

JAMES WONG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB. USA, 2001.  Revolution Studios, Hard Eight Pictures.  Screenplay by Glen Morgan, James Wong.  Cinematography by Robert McLachlan.  Produced by Steven Chasman, Glen Morgan, Charles Newirth, James Wong.  Music by … Continue reading

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February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Con Air (1997)

SIMON WEST Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 1997.  Touchstone Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Kouf/Bigelow Productions, Runway Pictures, Hiett Designs of Las Vegas.  Screenplay by Scott Rosenberg.  Cinematography by David Tattersall.  Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.  Music by Mark … Continue reading

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February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

National Treasure (2004)

JON TURTELTAUB Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  USA, 2004.  Walt Disney Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Junction Entertainment, Saturn Films.  Story by Jim Kouf, Oren Aviv, Charles Segars, Screenplay by Jim Kouf, … Continue reading

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February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

The 6th Day

BB (out of 5) Arnold Schwarzenegger looks tired and bored in this lame retread of all the most popular science-fiction movies, mostly his own; plot elements from Total Recall, Terminator 2 … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gone In Sixty Seconds

BB (out of 5) Even by the standards of the adrenaline-heavy Jerry Bruckheimer action films this one still falls very short. Nicolas Cage plays a retired car thief who is suckered … Continue reading

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January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Get Smart

BB.5 (out of 5) The classic Mel Brooks/Buck Henry television series makes it to the big screen brimming with big laughs that make up for its few surprises. Basically a … Continue reading

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January 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Grudge Match

BBBB (out of 5) It’s not all that surprising to see two Hollywood old-timers poking fun at their own mythologies, but the sportsmanship with which it is done here makes … Continue reading

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December 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Kangaroo Jack

B.5 (out of 5) Jerry O’Connell and Anthony Anderson have great chemistry as two best friends who are assigned by O’Connell’s mafia stepfather (Christopher Walken) to go to Australia and deliver a … Continue reading

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November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rock Star

BBB.5 (out of 5) Delightfully committed performances make this comedy work, even when the uneven screenplay is at its weakest. Mark Wahlberg plays a die-hard heavy metal fan whose obsession … Continue reading

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September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enemy Of The State

BBB (out of 5) Tony Scott once again overdoes it with the flashy editing and melodramatic camera work in this rather hollow thriller, making his best effort to disguise a … Continue reading

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September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Deep Blue Sea

BBB (out of 5) Hilarious horror movie about a research laboratory in the middle of the ocean that is studying Mako sharks with genetically augmented brains for Alzheimer’s research purposes. … Continue reading

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September 21, 2013 · Leave a comment