- Date: January 29, 1993
- Type: Movie
Matinee is a 1993 period comedy film directed by Joe Dante. It is about a William Castle-type independent filmmaker, with the home front in the Cuban Missile Crisis as a backdrop. The film stars John Goodman, Cathy Moriarty, Simon Fenton, Omri Katz, Lisa Jakub, Robert Picardo, and Kellie Martin. It was written by Jerico Stone and Charles S. Haas, the latter portraying Mr. Elroy, a schoolteacher.