Matthew Robinson

Matthew Robinson

Writer for Dark of the Matinee. Member of the Phoenix Critics Circle.

Favorite films

  • Blow Out
  • The Night of the Hunter
  • Under the Skin
  • In the Mood for Love

Recent activity

  • The Green Knight

  • Stillwater

  • Jungle Cruise

  • Bill & Ted Face the Music

Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Black Moon

    Black Moon


    Film #1 of the "Scavenger Hunt #3" Challenge!
    1. A film featuring unicorns!

    Starts with an unexplained war between the sexes, Women are being hunted down. The film transforms into a surreal stay at a farmhouse complete with a talking unicorn. It is here the film begins to grow tedious.

    Alice in Wonderland comparisons are fair as the film alludes to that source many times. However unlike Alice in Wonderland there doesn't seem to be a strong sense that…

  • Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

    Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers



    I like a few of the ideas here. First off it is wise for the series to bring back Michael Myers and continue his story. I also like that the townsfolk of Haddenfield have a grudge with Myers. I think this aspect should have been explored more. The whole town should have been haunted by the events of the first two films. There is mention of some of that but not enough.

    The worst thing here is the mask…