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Matt Olien's Movie Reviews
Fridays during Main Street, at 3pm CT and a repeat at 7pm CT

Television producer Matt Olien doubles as Prairie Public's resident movie critic, and uses his background in film studies and extensive knowledge of movie history to review a current film. Stay tuned until the end, where he's quizzed with obscure Oscar trivia.

Latest Episodes
  • Eddie Brock is still struggling to coexist with the shape-shifting extraterrestrial Venom.
  • Matt likes this latest installment of the Bond franchise.
  • The latest film from Clint Eastwood
  • The Card Counter stars Oscar Isaac. It's the story of William Tell, a gambler who sets out to reform a young man seeking revenge on a mutual enemy.
  • Matt likes this latest superhero film, another success based on Marvel Comics.
  • A supernatural slasher directed by Nia DaCosta.
  • “Respect” dramatizes the life of Aretha Franklin.
  • Matt Olien reviews “Stillwater,” the new Matt Damon film about a young American woman imprisoned in France for a murder she didn’t commit.
  • "King Arthur's headstrong nephew embarks on a daring quest to confront the Green Knight"
  • Marvel Studios' action-packed spy thriller.