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.

A new film directed by Barry Jenkins and based on a novel by James Baldwin.

The Favourite

Jan 3, 2019

A look at the nomination for one of 2018's best comedies.

The Nevada film critics list of the year's best films.


Dec 20, 2018

Robin looks at the new film about Vice President Dick Cheney.


Dec 12, 2018

Director Alfonso Cuaron explores his experiences growing up in Mexico City.

Six short films by the Cohen Brothers.

Green Book

Dec 12, 2018

A road trip through the deep south starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen.

A look at the new film starring Melissa McCarthy.

Free Solo

Dec 12, 2018

Alex Honnold completes the first free solo climb of El Capitan's 3,000-foot vertical rock face at Yosemite National Park.

Bohemian Rhapsody

Dec 12, 2018

A look at the bio-film of Queen's Freddy Mercury.

A look at the new film starring Robert Redford.

A pulp fiction tribute set at a fictious hotel straddling Nevada and California.

A Scary Nevada Day

Oct 16, 2018

Robin takes a look back at Stephen King's "Misery" a creepy film shot in Nevada.

A Star Is Born

Oct 12, 2018

Robin looks at the remake starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga.

"The Wife"

Oct 5, 2018

Robin looks at the new film starring Glenn Close.

"White Boy Rick"

Sep 27, 2018

A look at the new film by director Yann Demange.

Operation Finale

Sep 6, 2018

Robin looks at a film about bringing Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann to trial in Israel.

Crazy Rich Asians

Aug 24, 2018

Robin looks at the new film by director Jon Chu.

Mission Impossible

Aug 9, 2018

A look as the latest film starring Tom Cruise.

Here We Go Again

Jul 26, 2018

Robin takes a look at the sequel to "'Mama Mia."