Matthew Sorrento

Matthew Sorrento regularly contributes to the online magazine Film Threat and was recently (dis)honored by the LA Times as one of the

Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 10 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
//Features

Unchartered Territory: The Making of an Icon in The James Stewart Western Collection | 12 Nov 2008 // 2:59 PM

As he headed westward in his films, a new, darker Jimmy Stewart helped redefine a genre.

Camping Out at the Graveyard | 26 Oct 2008 // 5:00 PM

When we relax and revel in the campy ghouls, our nerves are left fresh for the film’s terrifying bite; the last and sharpest of which comes at the searing downbeat ending.

//Reviews

Ossessione | 12 Feb 2009 // 1:59 PM

Il Postino Never Thinks Twice: On Visconti's Ossessione

Midnight Picnic by Nick Antosca | 9 Feb 2009 // 2:00 PM

Most authors won't kill a kid in their stories, and those who do will do it lightly, reaping all the pathos without having to deliver the scene.

//Blogs

Orange Flower Water: Luna Theater Company, Philadelphia | 8 Feb 2009 // 10:41 PM

By Craig Wright; Directed by Gregory Scott Campbell; Starring Damon Bonetti, Chris Fluck, Amanda Grove, and Janice Rowland

Classic Props Over Digiscreen in David Wood's James and the Giant Peach | 16 Jan 2009 // 1:55 AM

This may play like Dahl on Cliffnotes to the adults, but the brief running time and exaggerated set pieces fall right into the little ones' hands.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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