Matthew Pejkovic

Matthew Pejkovic
Matthew Pejkovic's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Matt's Movie Reviews FILMINK (Australia) Trespass

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3.5/5 79% Captain Marvel (2019) Survives a bumpy ride of origin story tropes and sci-fi jibber-jabber to become a supernova of a superhero movie sure to shake up the MCU. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
4/5 71% Lords of Chaos (2019) Recreates a dark chapter in the history of extreme heavy metal, while exploring the link between fanaticism and violence with brutal clarity. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2019
3.5/5 No Score Yet London Fields, The Director's Cut (2018) Blends the intimate with the outrageous in this story of chaos, love, and paranoia in a doomed filled world. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2019
4/5 93% The American Meme (2018) A surprisingly insightful and even illuminating look at the influencers who entertain the online masses. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019
3.5/5 81% Instant Family (2018) A funny, weepy, big ol' hug of a comedic drama. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019
4/5 91% How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) A rousing and spectacular example of big screen, big feel animation done with skill and heart. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2019
4/5 78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Succeeds as both a follow-up and a standalone fantasy adventure with the world's most magical nanny, as Emily Blunt seals her mark on a role once thought untouchable. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2019
1.5/5 66% Vice (2018) Ever seen that image of a raving conspiracy theorist in front of a board filled with newspaper clippings, linked together with crazy red string? Vice is its movie equivalent. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2019
4/5 93% The Favourite (2018) It is hard to think of a more formidable trio to grace the screen with such skill and bravery this year. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
3.5/5 65% Aquaman (2018) Not only sets the DC Films universe back on course, but it also introduces a new bona fide movie star in Jason Mamoa. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
4/5 93% Bumblebee (2018) Works in stripping back the world building mythos and placing its focus on a nostalgic sci-fi action adventure that is as sweet as it is electrifying. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
4/5 97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) There is a pulsating humanity in this story of superhumans who not only have to withstand the hits thrown at them from all matter of villain, but also those haymakers that life likes to throw with full gusto. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
4/5 81% Overlord (2018) Gritty, gory, and a hell of a lot of fun, Overlord just might be one of the best genre crossover films to be released in some time. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
3/5 27% Mortal Engines (2018) A film that knows how to rev its engines but doesn't have enough gas to fulfil its franchise potential. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
4/5 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) A delve into bitterness, loneliness, and self-destructive tendencies, yet told with a big booming heart. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
4/5 84% Creed II (2018) Hits hard with the punches and emotions, successfully closing the chapter on one story while building upon another in this expansion of the Rocky saga. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
4/5 91% Widows (2018) Blends character driven dynamics with an intense atmosphere to make for an engrossing, stakes filled watch. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
1.5/5 15% Robin Hood (2018) An ugly, sneering, boring, and bigoted flop of a wannabe blockbuster. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
4/5 92% I Used to Be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story (2018) An engrossing and wonderful documentary that proves that while the boy-band genre is a mans world, it ain't nothing without a woman or a girl. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
4/5 92% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) With twinkle in his eye and wry smile still melting all kinds of hearts, Redford presents his Forrest Tucker as a criminal whose cold and calculated precision to his craft is matched by the warmth of his personality. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
1/5 40% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) A soulless, boring, and abhorrent franchise reboot. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
3.5/5 66% Suspiria (2018) Defies convention while providing nightmare provoking horrors of the arthouse kind, a fact that will thrill some while befuddling others. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
3/5 61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Proves to be an entertaining if not shallow deep biopic on legendary Queen front man Freddie Mercury, portrayed by Rami Malek with passion and vigour. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
4/5 79% Halloween (2018) A horror movie that is as much about the connection between predator and prey, as it is about the creative ways to transition anticipation into tension and tension into violence. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
4/5 83% Book Week (2018) A black comedy with bite and heart. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
3.5/5 68% Beautiful Boy (2018) Questionable filmmaking undercuts powerful performances in Beautiful Boy, an at times heart wrenching and too often perplexing delve into the vicious cycle of drug addiction. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
4/5 60% An Interview With God (2018) A compelling faith-based drama that deals with its subjects and its characters seriously, without resorting to exploitative sermonising. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
3.5/5 89% A Star Is Born (2018) Strong performances cannot overcome questionable storytelling in A Star is Born, a movie about love and fame in the music industry that just cannot sustain the power and melody of its wonderful opening bars. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
4/5 47% 1% (2017) McCallum does an excellent job thrusting the viewer into this world where allegiances are torn apart by a bullet, and power is wielded through sadistic violence. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
3.5/5 57% Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer (2018) Triumphs as a rather good melding of true-crime story and courtroom drama, with a chilling and direct message sure to trigger many and shock many more. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
4/5 87% First Man (2018) A mash of awe-inspiring technical wizardry and heartfelt soul gazing, presented by Chazelle with great skill. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
3.5/5 75% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) In Goddard's second feature, he skirts the line between good and bad, right and wrong, pretension and entertainment, in this curious oddball of a movie. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2019
2/5 29% Venom (2018) An entertainingly skittish performance by Tom Hardy keeps things lively, but Venom falls short of the bar raised by other Marvel fare, thanks to mediocre filmmaking and a refusal to push the boundaries. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2019
4/5 91% Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018) Chock-a-block with vibrant toons, catchy tunes, and jokes aplenty, resulting in one of the more entertaining movies released this year. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2019
4/5 92% Searching (2018) Chaganty has created a digital web of mystery and intrigue, as we are thrust into a missing persons case that engrosses with every twist, turn, and keystroke. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2019
3/5 72% Christopher Robin (2018) Although a visually magnificent film, Christopher Robin suffers from a crisis of identity, with its story of a family man struggling to find his inner-child one marketed to kids, yet will register more with adults. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
2/5 26% The Nun (2018) A bland and plodding piece of horror Cathsploitation. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 29, 2018
4/5 89% Wayne (2018) Forthright and humble in that down to Earth Aussie way, Wayne Gardner proves that there is no sports superstar like an Aussie sports superstar. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 29, 2018
4/5 100% Leave No Trace (2018) Another great character drama from Debra Granik, who continues to impress with her Midas touch on character, setting and performance. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2018
3.5/5 80% The Merger (2018) Succeeds as a personable and entertaining social comedy playing from the left-field. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2018
3/5 58% X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) X-Men: The Last Stand ends up being another -- albeit good -- comic book movie, rather than the exception to the rule that the previous films were. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
3.5/5 No Score Yet This Day Forward (2018) An independent production of much heart and sincerity, This Day Forward delves into the true-life story of a couple facing a crisis of faith, in Brian Ide's faith-based movie sure to move all matter of audience. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
3.5/5 85% Rabbit (2017) A tense, atmospheric and visually rich psychological horror thriller, Rabbit marks the arrival of director Luke Shanahan, with his feature film debut strong in ideas and presentation. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
2/5 22% Mile 22 (2018) Unintelligible, unrewarding, and damn near unwatchable. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
4/5 91% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Delivers a classic, yet timely and passionate love story that is to be embraced not only for its spirit, but also for its rarity. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
4/5 85% West of Sunshine (2017) introduces a new filmmaking talent in Jason Raftopoulus who blends grit and tenderness into a disarmingly poignant package. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
1/5 23% The Happytime Murders (2018) Like watching a one-note joke die a horrible, painful death. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
1.5/5 46% The Meg (2018) Ho-hum in its action scenes, void of tension, and miscast from top to bottom, The Meg is as dead-in-the-water a shark movie as there has ever been. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet Making a Killing (2018) A true crime story that has the characters and plot that will suck you into its stranger than fiction tale. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
4.5/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Here is a film of spectacle and personality, thrills and feeling, great technical skill and fine storytelling. It just also may be film of the year. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018