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 42% Fatman (2020) Sure to deliver good tidings for those looking for grit and gunfire to their Christmas viewing, with Mel Gibson and Walter Goggins especially good as Santa, and Santa hunter, respectfully. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2020
4/5 No Score Yet The Plot Against The President (2020) "Milius presents the clear through lines in this web of corruption that points to what is, quite simply, treachery in the bowels of the American political machine." - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2020
4/5 64% The Owners (2020) The Owners especially works thanks to the devilishly good performances from Sylvester McCoy and Rita Tushingham. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
4/5 86% Robin's Wish (2020) Takes us into the final months of Robin Williams life, and in doing so reveals a beautiful soul and brilliant mind besieged by a crippling disease. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
2.5/5 71% Tenet (2020) Grand scale cinema fuelled by big ideas is undercut by frustratingly poor storytelling and a dull lead performance by John David Washington. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
4/5 62% Fatima (2020) A wondrous and soul-enriching faith-based movie, the kind which the world needs right now. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
4/5 100% Apocalypse '45 (2020) A reminder of when the world was at the brink of annihilation, and the violent means it took to stop it from being so. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
3.5/5 100% Pretending I'm a Superman: The Tony Hawk Video Game Story (2020) Is as much a history lesson in the world of skateboarding, as it is an example of marketing ingenuity. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
4/5 19% The Tax Collector (2020) The Tax Collector is a frightening, mean-mugging, and depth-filled a gangster exploitation movie as they come. It is Ayers at his brutal best. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
3/5 49% Made in Italy (2020) Has a little bit of everything to make for a pleasant and pleasantly moving film, with the father-son dynamic of Neeson and Richardson especially strong. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2020
3.5/5 90% Echo In the Canyon (2019) Makes excellent use of its star-studded roster of musicians and their music that shaped generations. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2020
3/5 68% Fisherman's Friends (2020) A pleasant feelgood yarn, although a rather predictable one. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2020
3/5 75% The Rental (2020) A well performed psychological thriller that smoothly shifts gears into horror territory with swift and scary precision. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2020
4/5 No Score Yet Unquiet Graves (2019) Thorough investigative documentary filmmaking done with deft skill and strong pulsating heart. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2020
2.5/5 94% Babyteeth (2020) Frustrating, maddening, and purposefully odd for the sake of being odd. An Australian movie, through and through. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
4/5 91% Relic (2020) Blends creepy supernatural thrills with nightmare inducing visuals to make for a thoroughly frightening horror movie in which dementia is the demon. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 38% Ghosts of War (2020) benefits from well-paced thrills and an engaging story, however its final-act revelations do prove to be too clever for its own good. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
4/5 88% Volition (2020) Adds its own unique twist to similarly themed stories of time, fate, and man's struggle to control both. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
4/5 100% Reel Redemption (2020) Gives the faith-based movie its just due, as well as its just deserts. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
3.5/5 88% What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael (2019) Presents the life of Pauline Kael, both the film critic and the person, with informative insight. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 74% The Wretched (2020) It is hard to think of a recent horror movie that was as shocking yet as routine as The Wretched. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
3.5/5 88% You Don't Nomi (2020) Proves that even the trashiest of films can have its day. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
4/5 No Score Yet Uncle Tom (2020) An incredibly relevant and insightful documentary that delves into the past, present, and future of the black American conservative movement. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2020
1.5/5 72% Becky (2020) A novelty movie that is ridiculous and lazy in equal measure. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2020
3/5 53% Dreamland (2020) Succeeds due to an engrossing dual performance from Stephen McHattie and director Bruce McDonald's unique vision. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2020
4/5 86% Angelfish (2019) A romantic drama of much emotion and credibility. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2020
3.5/5 87% The Trip to Greece (2020) Still proves to be an entertaining and surprisingly tender exploration of fame, ego, and friendship. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2020
3.5/5 71% Villain (2020) Fairbrass plays sad and desperate with as much authority as he does tough and menacing, delivering one of the best turns in his prolific career while doing so. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2020
3/5 100% Turnover (2019) Succeeds as a well performed feelgood comedic drama that champions diversity, even if the results are at times grating. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2020
4/5 91% To Live and Die in L.A. (1985) A cops and robbers tale of stirring complexity and sundrenched darkness. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 16, 2020
4/5 89% Ordinary People (1980) Robert Redford brings stirring emotion and impressive skill to this story of an affluent family crumbling under the facade of normalcy. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 16, 2020
3/5 50% Cruising (1980) Friedkin's unique approach to the serial killer thriller is one that is both frustrating and engrossing. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2020
4.5/5 79% Sorcerer (1977) A white-knuckle tense thriller of impeccable craft and slow burn pace. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2020
4.5/5 98% The French Connection (1971) A superb cop thriller based on historical events and starring Gene Hackman in one of his best performances. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
4/5 58% Heaven's Gate (1980) A bold and engrossing saga let down by controversy and scandal, yet buoyed by Cimino's uncompromising and far reaching vision. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2020
4/5 84% The Blues Brothers (1980) A men-on-a-mission movie filled with memorable gags and a surprising religious heart to its grungy streetwise exterior. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2020
4/5 77% The Ninth Configuration (Twinkle, Twinkle, Killer Kane) (1980) Part thriller, part scatterbrain comedy, and part theology lesson, The Ninth Configuration is a film wholly unique and worth seeking. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2020
4.5/5 81% A Hidden Life (2019) A film of artistry and emotion, thought and complexity, and a vitally relevant purpose. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
4/5 77% Richard Jewell (2019) A rage filled and relevant retelling of a pivotal moment that highlighted the manipulative and ego-driven nature of democracy's gatekeepers. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
4/5 89% 1917 (2020) A tribute to, and reminder of, those brave men, young and old, who fought on the front lines in a vicious war. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
4/5 95% Little Women (2019) An emotionally rich ode to family, aspiration, and hard work. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
2/5 80% Jojo Rabbit (2019) A silly movie about hate, rather than be a film that proves how silly hate can be. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2020
1.5/5 20% Cats (2019) A baffling, visually jarring movie experience. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2020
4/5 51% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) A sci-fi action movie that proudly waves its spiritual and religious flag in its approach to a good v evil storyline, as it was in the beginning, and forever shall be. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2020
4/5 89% The Two Popes (2019) A lapsed Catholic's lament on the state of the Church as symbolised by its leaders old and new. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2020
3/5 71% Wrinkles the Clown (2019) A fascinating, if not frustrating, look into the makings of a bogey man and its effect on a community. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2020
4/5 94% Marriage Story (2019) A contemplative and heartbreaking depiction of marriage sacrificed at the altar of ego. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2020
4/5 97% Knives Out (2019) An entertaining whodunnit, with a sharp script, great performances, and biting political commentary. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020
4.5/5 96% The Irishman (2019) Epic crime movie filmmaking filled with a surprising reservoir of emotion, and a masterclass of practical and visual craftsmanship. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020
4/5 92% Ford v Ferrari (2019) A sleek and depth filled story about human ingenuity, the thrill of competition, and the bond between two men of differing philosophies but a common goal. - Matt's Movie Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020