Matt is an arts journalist and freelance writer based in Washington, D.C. He has written about film, music, and pop culture for publications including Washington City Paper, The American Interest, Slant Magazine, DCist, and others. He is a member of the Washington D.C. Film Critics Association.
The history of Shark Week: How the Discovery Channel both elevated and degraded sharks
Boyhood is the culmination of Richard Linklater's fascinating, career-long obsession with time
This week's video-on-demand releases: Alan Partridge, Almost Human, and Sick Birds Die Easy
The week's best video-on-demand: The Broken Circle Breakdown, Love and Air Sex, and Nurse 3D