No photo available. Represent Matthew Robbins? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,867 this week

Matthew Robbins (I)

Matthew Robbins was born in New York City and went to the Johns Hopkins University, where he received a BA degree in Romance Languages. Shortly after getting his MFA at the USC School of Cinema, he began writing screenplays with partner Hal Barwood. Together, in a period of three years, they wrote and sold six scripts. The Sugarland Express was ... See full bio »

Born:

in USA

What to Expect at the 2019 Emmys

Will "Game of Thrones" take home Best Drama Series for the fourth time? Can Julia Louis-Dreyfus make history once again?

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Sat, Sep 21 10:05 PM PDT on SHOWB (582)
*batteries not included
Mon, Sep 23 7:27 PM PDT on STZENFS (651)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1325 people
created 22 May 2015
 
a list of 1304 people
created 06 May 2018
 
list image
a list of 668 people
created 16 Apr 2013
 
a list of 225 people
created 09 Sep 2017
 
a list of 10 people
created 26 Oct 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Matthew Robbins's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Crimson Peak Writer
(2015)
Mimic Writer
(1997)
Dragonslayer Writer
(1981)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (21 credits)
 2021 Pinocchio (screenplay) (pre-production)
 2017 Madame (adaptation)
 2017/II Rangoon (screenplay) / (story)
 2015 Chatô - The King of Brazil (screenplay)
 2015 Crimson Peak (written by)
 2013 Vijay and I (screenplay by)
 2013 Ek Thi Daayan (script collaborator)
 2011 7 Khoon Maaf (screenplay)
 2010 Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (screenplay)
 2009 The Concert (collaboration)
 2007 Blood Brothers (Short) (story)
 1997 Mimic (screen story) / (screenplay)
 1987 *batteries not included (screenplay by)
 1985 Warning Sign (written by)
 1981 Dragonslayer (written by)
 1978 Corvette Summer (written by)
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (additional story - uncredited)
 1977 MacArthur (written by)
 1974 The Sugarland Express (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB (Short) (original story sketch - uncredited)
Show Show Director (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (6 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Born c. 1945.

Trademark:

Often works with Steven Spielberg and Guillermo del Toro.

Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed