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Josh Matthews

Movie Reviews

My Movie Reviews

2020 Onward (by Pixar) 2019 1917 Abominable Ad Astra Black Mirror: Season 5 Ford v. Ferrari John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum Joker 2018 A Quiet Place Black Mirror: Bandersnatch First Man Game Night Green Book Hostiles Mission: Impossible - Fallout Ready Player One Roma…
August 16, 2019
Movie Reviews

Black Mirror: Season 5

If you’re a subscriber to Netflix, you might’ve felt the same thing that I have countless times.  You go into your Netflix account, browse for something to watch, and stare perplexedly at your options.  What should you watch, and how do you know it’s a…
August 12, 2019
movie educationVideo Essays

Idiocracy (2005) “We should not go out of this world as dumb as when we entered.”  -- Thomas Fleming Idiocracy contains several movies, despite its short 84-minute run-time.  It’s a dumb comedy, it’s a smart comedy about dumb comedies, it’s a counter-cultural dystopian vision, it’s a…
August 8, 2019
Articles & Essays

Science Fiction Criticism

Below is my scholarly article on how Christians can engage critically with science fiction. This is written for you, the well-read layperson or academic. (It's published in the peer-reviewed journal, Christian Scholar's Review, in July 2019.) The article tries to merge the basics of existing…
July 25, 2019