Reel Matt

This blog started as my movie marathon — watching a movie a day for a whole year — and has continued as a place for me to write reviews about movies, TV, and various other items.

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This is still a work in progress as I migrate from my old platform at Tumblr. For now, you can still access the whole backlog of posts there at http://reelmatt.tumblr.com

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A Fish Called Wanda

March 10, 2018

In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot.

Film #586

Rating: 4 out of 5

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The Infiltrator

March 9, 2018

A U.S. Customs official uncovers a money laundering scheme involving Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.

Film #585

Rating: 3 out of 5

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Miss Sloane

March 8, 2018

In the high-stakes world of political power-brokers, Elizabeth Sloane is the most sought after and formidable lobbyist in D.C. But when taking on the most powerful opponent of her career, she finds winning may come at too high a price.

Film #584

Rating: 4 out of 5

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Fences

March 4, 2018

A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.

Film #583

Rating: 5 out of 5

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90th Academy Awards - Predictions

March 1, 2018

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The Post

February 27, 2018

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government.

Film #582

Rating: 4 out of 5

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Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri

February 25, 2018

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

Film #581

Rating: 5 out of 5

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What If

February 25, 2018

Wallace, who is burned out from a string of failed relationships, forms an instant bond with Chantry, who lives with her longtime boyfriend. Together, they puzzle out what it means if your best friend is also the love of your life.

Film #580

Rating: 4 out of 5

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Logan Lucky

February 24, 2018

Two brothers attempt to pull off a heist during a NASCAR race in North Carolina.

Film #579

Rating: 3 out of 5

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The Shape of Water

February 19, 2018

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

Film #578

Rating: 3 out of 5