My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Son of the Pink Panther (1993)

BLAKE EDWARDS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  Italy/USA, 1993.  Filmauro, International Traders, United Artists.  Story by Blake Edwards, Screenplay by Blake Edwards, Madeline Sunshine, Steven Sunshine, based on characters created by Maurice … Continue reading

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October 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Ghost World (2001)

TERRY ZWIGOFF Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/United Kingdom/Germany, 2001.  United Artists, Granada Film Productions, Jersey Shore, Mr. Mudd, Advanced Medien, Capitol Films.  Screenplay by Daniel Clowes, Terry Zwigoff, based on the … Continue reading

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February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Man In The Iron Mask (1998)

RANDALL WALLACE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  United Kingdom/USA, 1998.  United Artists.  Screenplay by Randall Wallace, based on the books Vingt Ans Apres and Le Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas pere. Cinematography … Continue reading

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February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Art School Confidential (2006)

TERRY ZWIGOFF Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.  USA, 2006.  United Artists, Sony Pictures Classics, Mr. Mudd.  Screenplay by Daniel Clowes, based on his comic story.  Cinematography by Jamie Anderson.  Produced by Lianne Halfon, John Malkovich, … Continue reading

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February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Die Another Day

BBBB (out of 5) Ridiculously loud Bond adventure is still a top-notch thrill even in its weakest moments. This time a darker side of Bond is attempted as our hero … Continue reading

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January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Yentl

BBB (out of 5) Barbra Streisand fans will no doubt have nothing but the highest praise for this film, while those who are picky about either her or musicals are advised … Continue reading

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January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Igby Goes Down

BBBB (out of 5) Kieran Culkin gives a fine performance as Igby, a troubled teenager who constantly infuriates his socially upstanding mother (Susan Sarandon) by getting himself kicked out of every … Continue reading

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January 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rocky IV (1985)

SYLVESTER STALLONE Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  USA, 1985.  United Artists, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.  Screenplay by Sylvester Stallone, based on his characters.  Cinematography by Bill Butler.  Produced by Robert Chartoff, Irwin Winkler.  Music by Vince DiCola.  Production Design by … Continue reading

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January 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tomorrow Never Dies

BBBBB (out of 5) The second Bond installment to feature the dapper Pierce Brosnan as the womanizing, gun-toting hero. Part of the fun involves the fact that director Roger Spottiswoode doesn’t … Continue reading

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January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Baby Boom

BBB (out of 5) Diane Keaton is a riot in this charming comedy about a businesswoman who suddenly finds herself in the position of motherhood. After a distant relative dies, a … Continue reading

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January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jeepers Creepers

BB.5 (out of 5) A brother and sister are traveling down a deserted highway towards holiday dinner with the folks when they are nearly pushed off the road by a … Continue reading

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January 7, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Pope Of Greenwich Village

BBB.5 (out of 5) Great character study whose shoddy plotting and weak direction is overcome by two sterling performances. Mickey Rourke and Eric Roberts are terrific as New York City … Continue reading

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December 27, 2013 · Leave a comment