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.

Matt says this film is special.

"Unhinged"

Aug 27, 2020

Matt doesn't recommend this violent film, noting a lack of meaningful depth

"An Easy Girl"

Aug 24, 2020

Matt likes this one, but says be aware of the mature content.

"The Go Gos"

Aug 14, 2020

It’s a look at the revolutionary journey of the first successful, all-female band to write their own songs, play their own instruments and score No.1 hits.

"Relic"

Aug 11, 2020

“Relic” is the new horror film from director Natalie Erika James.

"Da 5 Bloods"

Jun 26, 2020

Four African American vets battle the forces of man and nature when they return to Vietnam.

"Onward"

Jun 13, 2020

Not their best, but another thumbs-up for Pixar.

"The the game is now broken -- and fighting back."

"Cats"

May 21, 2020

A hit play becomes a movie.

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