Matthew Monagle

Austin, TX
Columbia University
Movies, TV, Board Games, Horror
  • As the bastard son of marketing and academia, Matthew has a unique talent for threading the needle on popular film criticism.
  • In addition to his freelance film criticism, Matthew has produced food and tabletop features for sites like Eater Austin and Dicebreaker.
  • Matthew currently (co)owns and (co)operates Certified Forgotten, a publication that redefines the concept of under-the-radar horror cinema.


Matthew Monagle is a freelance writer based in Austin, Texas. When not providing essays and interviews for sites like /Film, Matthew can be found spoiling his dog or obsessing over his growing tabletop collection.


Matthew completed his MA in Film Studies at Columbia University in 2017. HIs areas of study included genre history and horror film festivals.
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