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1[[quoteright:350:]] ˛˛Matthew George "Matt" Reeves (born April 27, 1966 in Rockville Centre, New York) is an American director, screenwriter, and producer. ˛˛He found success with ''Film/{{Cloverfield}}'' and the critically acclaimed sequels to ''Film/RiseOfThePlanetOfTheApes'' that he directed, and has since been set to write and direct the next cinematic iteration of Franchise/{{Batman}}.˛----˛!!Works on TV Tropes:˛˛* ''Series/HomicideLifeOnTheStreet'' (1997, Season 6 episode 8)˛* ''Series/{{Felicity}}'' (1998-2001, several episodes) ˛* ''Film/{{Cloverfield}}'' (2008)˛** ''Film/TenCloverfieldLane'' (2016) (executive producer)˛** ''Film/TheCloverfieldParadox'' (2018) (executive producer)˛* ''Film/LetMeIn'' (2010)˛* ''Film/DawnOfThePlanetOfTheApes'' (2014)˛* ''Film/WarForThePlanetOfTheApes'' (2017)˛* ''Series/ThePassage'' (2019)˛* ''Series/TalesFromTheLoop'' (2020) ˛* ''The Batman'' (2021, tentative title) ˛˛!!Tropes associated with his works:˛˛* AntiHero: His films usually feature an imperfect protagonist.˛* DownerEnding: His films usually feature one. ˛* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: His directorial debut was the romantic comedy ''The Pallbearers'', starring Creator/DavidSchwimmer and Creator/GwynethPaltrow. His subsequent films have been much darker.˛* HeroAntagonist: In ''Dawn'' and ''War for the Planet of the Apes''.˛* SlidingScaleOfIdealismVsCynicism: While leaning more on the cynical end, it does establish that all his characters are human, sympathetic, and complex creatures.˛----


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