My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Black And White

BB (out of 5) Exploitative and depressingly awful film by James Toback about rich white kids and their identity-seeking obsession with all things black. Toback proudly stated that most of … Continue reading

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February 7, 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

The Opposite Of Sex

BBBB (out of 5) Don Roos’ excellent directorial debut, a healthy mix of searing comedy, strong drama and even some genuinely touching moments. Christina Ricci rips into her role of … Continue reading

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December 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Identity (2003)

JAMES MANGOLD Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2003.  Columbia Pictures Corporation, Konrad Pictures.  Screenplay by Michael Cooney.  Cinematography by Phedon Papamichael.  Produced by Cathy Konrad.  Music by Alan Silvestri.  Production Design by Mark Friedberg.  Costume … Continue reading

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November 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

October Sky

BBBB (out of 5) Jake Gyllenhaal‘s impressive starring debut was in this excellent family drama. It’s the true story of Homer Hickam (you know a writer wouldn’t make up that … Continue reading

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October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Butterfly Effect

BB.5 (out of 5) A little boy survives his best friend’s pedophile father, a prank by his bullying pal that results in murder, and blackouts that get him sent to … Continue reading

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June 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pearl Harbor

B (out of 5) Complete and utter bore that runs an excessive three hours and is rife with plastic dialogue, overly-photographed scenery and impossibly dull pacing. Ben Affleck (looking like … Continue reading

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May 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gattaca

BBBB  (out of 5) Ethan Hawke plays a young man in a futuristic world where parents have the option to biologically engineer their children to be genetically superior to all others. … Continue reading

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May 28, 2013 · 1 Comment