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Robin Holabird

Commentator, Robin Holabird's Film Review

Robin Holabird reviews movies for KUNR. A former radio news reporter, Robin appreciates that the KUNR format explores stories in depth. Robin's reviews have aired on KUNR for more than 30 years. During that time, she has had a high profile in the Nevada film community. She worked as a Nevada Film Commissioner for more than 20 years, helping producers use state locations and resources for such projects as "Love Ranch," "C.S.I.," "Sister Act," and hundreds more. She is a founder and first president of the Reno Film Festival and active in other cultural groups like Sierra Arts. When not hanging out in darkened movie theaters, Robin is an outdoor enthusiast who has run the Boston Marathon six times.


Dec 3, 2014

Robin takes a look at "Nightcrawler" starring Jake Gyllenhaal.

St. Vincent

Nov 4, 2014

By movie standards,  Bill Murray qualifies as a saint.

Kill the Messenger

Nov 4, 2014

Should real life's messy elements kill a story worth telling?

Robin has a preview of "Men, Women and Children."


Oct 3, 2014

Just in time for Halloween, a new film from Kevin Smith.

Women get the bad end of several recent films with pulp fiction roots.


Oct 3, 2014

Robin Chats with Jim Wilson, producer of the horse racing film, 50-1.

Robin has a preview of the Manhattan Short Film Festival at UNR Sept. 26-28th.  Tickets at

"Begin Again"

Aug 5, 2014

07-18-14 Robin reviews the new Kiera Knightly and Mark Ruffalo film.

07-04-14 Robin reviews the latest in the "Transformers" franchise.  

6-20-14 Robin checks out the new  film starring Julia Binoche.


"Edge of Tomorrow"

Aug 5, 2014

Robin reviews "Edge of Tomorrow" the latest film starring Tom Cruise.


Aug 5, 2014

Robin reviews "Chef" starring Jon Favreau.