Matthew Monagle

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Revew: Escape the Field
Escape the Field
Labyrinthine thriller knows to just follow the old map

Movie Review, May 6, 2022

Revew: The Contractor
The Contractor
Mercenary drama fails its mission of being good

Movie Review, April 1, 2022

SXSW Film Review: <i>Boycott</i>
Film Review: Boycott
The real victims of the GOP war on free speech

Screens, March 22, 2022

SXSW Film Review: <i>Slash/Back</i>
Film Review: Slash/Back
Indigenous alien invasion horror-comedy is an icy blast

SXSW, March 15, 2022

SXSW Film Review: <i>Deadstream</i>
Film Review: Deadstream
Horror-comedy that gets the laugh/scream ratio right

SXSW, March 12, 2022

Jim Gaffigan's Happy to Bring <i>Linoleum</i> to Earth
Jim Gaffigan's Happy to Bring Linoleum to Earth
The suburban spaceman comes to SXSW

Screens, March 10, 2022

Revew: Uncharted
Uncharted
Video game adaptation gets away with running on star power

Movie Review, Feb. 18, 2022

Revew: Moonfall
Moonfall
Disaster flick + Dyson sphere = Roland Emmerich’s latest

Movie Review, Feb. 11, 2022

Matthew Monagle’s Top 10 Films of 2021
Matthew Monagle’s Top 10 Films of 2021

Screens, Dec. 16, 2021

Revew: Antlers
Antlers
Del Toro-endorsed creature feature is stylish but empty

Movie Review, Oct. 29, 2021

Revew: The Last Duel
The Last Duel
Ridley Scott reinvents the historical drama through the lens of stardom

Movie Review, Oct. 15, 2021

Revew: The Guilty
The Guilty
One cop, one room, one phone call in this thriller remake

Movie Review, Oct. 1, 2021

Revew: Dear Evan Hansen
Dear Evan Hansen
Broadway adaptation is really The Talented Mr. Ripley: The Musical

Movie Review, Sept. 24, 2021

How Fantastic Fest Is Adapting to COVID (Again)
How Fantastic Fest Is Adapting to COVID (Again)
Tim League on doing business in Texas and upgrading FF’s home viewing experience

Screens, Sept. 23, 2021

Revew: Free Guy
Free Guy
Ryan Reynolds levels up for the summer’s most charming and fun blockbuster

Movie Review, Aug. 13, 2021

Revew: Raging Fire
Raging Fire
Donnie Yen ponders honor and guilt in this top tier cop thriller

Movie Review, Aug. 13, 2021

Revew: Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins
Go ninja, go ninja, GO! Wait, wrong toy line …

Movie Review, July 30, 2021

Revew: Escape Room: Tournament of Champions
Escape Room: Tournament of Champions
Back to the puzzles in this teen-friendly Saw-alike

Movie Review, July 23, 2021

Revew: The Forever Purge
The Forever Purge
The politics are still there, but the kills and thrills disappoint

Movie Review, July 2, 2021

Revew: The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard
The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard
Ryan Reynolds adds a new client but no extra fun

Movie Review, June 18, 2021

Revew: Us Kids
Us Kids
Portrait of the Parkland shooting survivors never comes into focus

Movie Review, June 11, 2021

Revew: Jallikattu
Jallikattu
Brutal, brilliant Indian drama sets a buffalo lose, but the men cause the chaos

Movie Review, June 4, 2021

Revew: A Quiet Place Part II
A Quiet Place Part II
Creature feature is like great DLC rather than a sequel

Movie Review, May 28, 2021

Revew: Final Account
Final Account
How growing up in the Third Reich warped generations

Movie Review, May 21, 2021

Revew: Wrath of Man
Wrath of Man
Ritchie and Statham find a new, welcome gear in this bloody thriller

Movie Review, May 14, 2021

Revew: Profile
Profile
Undercover screenlife political thriller isn't fooling anyone

Movie Review, May 14, 2021

Revew: Limbo
Limbo
Immigration dramedy shipwrecks Syrian migrants in Scotland

Movie Review, April 30, 2021

Revew: The Rookies
The Rookies
Milla Jovovich sleepwalks through an action-comedy dud

Movie Review, April 16, 2021

Revew: The Unholy
The Unholy
Messy Catholic horror is weighed down by becoming a creature feature

Movie Review, April 9, 2021

Revew: 2021 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Documentary
2021 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Documentary
Five true stories of a world in turmoil

Movie Review, April 2, 2021

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