Matt Olien's Movie Reviews | Prairie Public Broadcasting

Matt Olien's Movie Reviews

Fridays during Main Street, at 3pm CT and a repeat at 7pm CT
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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.

"Knives Out"

Dec 14, 2019

Strong reviews for this box office hit.

"Frozen 2"

Dec 10, 2019

Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister Anna embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle.

Matt reviews “Parasite” and “JoJo Rabbit,” plus he’ll provide a rundown on the films now showing for this holiday weekend. 

"Ford vs. Ferrari"

Nov 22, 2019

This one roars ... with a top-notch cast.

"Doctor Sleep"

Nov 15, 2019

Matt's liking this sequel from the shining.

"The Lighthouse"

Nov 9, 2019

Matt likes this one.

Not for little kids, says Matt.

Matt says you might like this one.

Another Oscar nomination for Renee Zellweger?

"Ad Astra"

Oct 11, 2019

A mixed review from Matt