Matthew Reddin

Lady Bird: The coming of age comedy gets a new MVP

In the hands of Greta Gerwig, 'Lady Bird' is an affirmation of all the brutality and beauty of the oft-criticised millennial set. Believe the hype.

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Matthew Reddin

Matt Reddin has been writing nonsense about film, TV, books, music and live theatre for a touch over 20 years. He’s gone from the halcyon days of street press in Perth, to regional dailies, national magazines and major metropolitan newspapers. Now, in between bouts of sporadically yelling at clouds, he vents his creative spleen at

The Shape of Water: A modern love story that speaks volumes

Returning to what he knows, Guillermo del Toro toes the pool of romantic kink in ‘The Shape of Water’ a rippling reminder how the tide of love crosses the expanse of species.