Matt Goldberg

Matt Goldberg
Matt Goldberg's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Collider
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T-Meter Title | Year
B 61% Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021) The sequel far surpasses the original by leaning into the comic elements. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2021
A 97% Flee (2021) Jonas Poher Rasmussen's animated documentary provides necessary insight into the life of a refugee. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2021
B 95% The Wheel (2021) With four terrific lead performances at its center, 'The Wheel' examines the limits of love. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2021
C+ 86% Citizen Ashe (2021) It feels a bit superficial and doesn't build outwards or inwards to look at the complexities of the time or the complexities of the individual. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2021
A- 76% Malignant (2021) James Wan's latest film takes increasingly bigger swings and delights in its own madcap exuberance. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2021
B+ 86% The Card Counter (2021) In Schrader's latest, all the world's a prison, and the best we can hope for is how we pass the time. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2021
B 93% The Alpinist (2021) Peter Mortimer and Nick Rosen's documentary about climber Marc-André Leclerc is a fascinating look at an elusive man of contradictions. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2021
B+ 84% Candyman (2021) DaCosta's legacyquel takes some big swings and makes for a largely chilling and thoughtful new vision. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2021
C- 91% Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain (2021) Roadrunner feels like a network's spin for its valuable travel shows rather than an honest attempt to grapple with a difficult legacy. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2021
A- 91% Luca (2021) While one could argue that 'Luca' is simply a story about accepting outsiders, the subtext of a homosexual love story gives the film its spark. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2021
C- 55% The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021) The latest 'Conjuring' movie is always missing more interesting questions in favor of jump scares and tired horror imagery. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2021
A 94% In the Heights (2021) Jon M. Chu's adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical is colorful, earnest, and explodes off the screen. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted May 21, 2021
C 37% Spiral: From the Book of Saw (2021) The new spinoff is more crime thriller than horror movie, but it retains its infamous torture traps while adding clumsy social commentary. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2021
B 61% Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021) Taylor Sheridan's new movie is leaner than his previous works, but still manages to entertain. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2021
C- 67% Army Of The Dead (2021) A good father-daughter reconciliation story gets consumed by genre tropes in Zack Snyder's exhausting new movie. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2021
C- 59% We Broke Up (2021) We Broke Up isn't a horrible film as much as it's a disappointing one. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2021
D 55% Mortal Kombat (2021) Simon McQuoid's new adaptation is a mostly joyless slog that can't even deliver exhilarating fights. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2021
A 98% The Mitchells vs. The Machines (2021) The Mitchells vs. The Machines manages to deftly move between thoughtful satire, compelling family drama, and painfully hilarious comedy. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2021
B+ 77% WeWork: or The Making and Breaking of a $47 Billion Unicorn (2021) Jed Rothstein's documentary is a scathing breakdown of what happens when Silicon Valley image-consciousness gloms onto a pedestrian business. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2021
D- 75% Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) Someone's going to make a 25-minute version of this movie that's just the monster fights, and people will prefer it. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2021
B+ 83% Nobody (2021) We can derive a lot of glee from watching Bob Odenkirk dismantle nameless goons, but what does that say about us? - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2021
D+ 71% Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021) Given its lengthy runtime, the heralded 'Snyder Cut' never makes the case for its epic scope. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2021
B+ 88% Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal (2021) Chris Smith's documentary wisely understands that the 2019 college admissions scandal is part of a larger broken system. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2021
B 94% Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) The latest Disney Animation film is an entertaining albeit slight entry into the studio's filmography. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2021
D- 37% Cherry (2021) The Russo Brothers' constant need to display technical flourish consistently overshadows the human stakes of their story. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2021
A- 80% Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar (2021) If you like your comedy bizarre and lighthearted, you'll probably go for Wiig and Mumulo's latest movie. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2021
C- 79% To All The Boys: Always And Forever (2021) The trilogy's conclusion confirms that 'To All the Boys' should have stopped after the first movie. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2021
A 96% Judas and the Black Messiah (2021) Shaka King's movie is packed with great performances, but its secret weapon is in telling a story about how individuals relate to power dynamics. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2021
B 69% Land (2021) 'Land' plays out pretty much as you'd expect it to, but that doesn't diminish its impact. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2021
C- 45% The Little Things (2021) In case you've never seen a crime thriller about guilt and obsession before, here's another one. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2021
B 100% Derek DelGaudio's In & Of Itself (2020) A meditation on personal identity isn't what we expect from a magic show, but DelGaudio makes it work. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2021
B+ 57% Malcolm & Marie (2021) Sam Levinson's Netflix drama is an intimate portrait of a couple ravaged by their own insecurities. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2021
B+ 75% The Mauritanian (2021) Rahim's strong central performance in Kevin Macdonald's drama makes America's recent sins feel even more potent and raw. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2021
B 91% The Mystery Of DB Cooper (2020) Dower wisely knows that he's not going to solve this case that even the FBI couldn't crack, and instead broadens his perspective into what the Cooper case means to people and why this unsolved mystery has such enduring power. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2020
A- 95% Soul (2020) 'Soul' is one of Pixar's best movies, but it's also the first targeted more towards adults than children. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
C- 58% Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Patty Jenkins' sequel is a well-intentioned but sloppy punch against Trumpism. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2020
B+ 88% News of the World (2020) A story about the power of stories is a bit self-serving, but Greengrass and star Tom Hanks make it work in this alluring Western. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2020
A- 98% Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020) In his final performance, Boseman is unforgettable in August Wilson's bitter and electrifying story of Black artistry. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2020
B+ 82% Happiest Season (2020) Clea DuVall's new movie has some big laughs, but it's at its most potent when it examines what it means to join a family. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2020
B 88% Run (2020) Aneesh Chaganty's new thriller is taut, suspenseful, and unexpectedly tragic thanks to the lead performances. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2020
D 69% Ammonite (2020) 'Ammonite' is a film that manages to be so quiet that it barely has a pulse, and yet so obvious that it lacks a sense of intimacy. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2020
F 25% Hillbilly Elegy (2020) Ron Howard's movie frequently mistakes mawkishness and cloying sentimentality for empathy to hilarious results. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2020
B 83% Mank (2020) David Fincher's new movie isn't so much about the making of 'Citizen Kane' as it is about a man seeking to atone for his complicity in a broken system. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2020
C- 47% The Craft: Legacy (2020) Zoe Lister-Jones' new take on the 1996 cult classic misses why the original works. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
B 100% 537 Votes (2020) Billy Corben's HBO documentary is a dire warning about how close elections can and will be stolen. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
B+ 79% Synchronic (2020) Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead's sci-fi drama is a unique and memorable addition to time traveling stories. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
B 85% Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) While it doesn't recapture the lightning-in-a-bottle of the first movie, the 'Borat' sequel still has plenty of laughs and surprises. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
D 49% The Witches (2020) Unless you want a bunch of CGI mice on a mission, there's not much to enjoy in this bland Roald Dahl adaptation. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
A 95% Memories of Murder (2003) In 'Memories of Murder', we see how justice is an illusion no matter how great or ill our intent, and attempts to impose order only create more chaos. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2020
B- 39% Rebecca (2020) It's tough to break away from the shadow of Hitchcock's version, but Wheatley does an admirable job despite some stumbles along the way. - Collider EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2020