Author: Farah Cheded

Freelance writer based in the UK. According to Lil B, I'm "a true positive spirit - Lil B"

The Best Breakout Performances of 2018

With these actors on the horizon, the future looks very bright indeed.

‘The Mercy’ Review: Hidden Depths Steer this Biopic to Success

A surprisingly timely heart and nuanced performances from Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz mean 'The Mercy' is about much more than…

Drop What You’re Doing and Watch ‘Homecoming’

Based on the hit podcast, Amazon’s Homecoming is surely one of the best TV shows of the year.

The Deep Impact of ‘For All Mankind’ on ‘First Man’

Al Reinert's seminal space documentary leaves its mark on First Man's surface.

The Subversive Horror of ‘The Vanishing’

'The Vanishing' makes both victim and villain of its audience.

‘Peterloo’ Review: A Passionate Remedy for Political Complacency (LFF)

Mike Leigh's new film is a sincere, belated elegy that successfully brings into the light a dark chapter of British…

‘They Shall Not Grow Old’ Review: Peter Jackson Brings WWI To Life In This Extraordinary Colorized Documentary (LFF)

Far from being a gimmick, the colorization of First World War footage in Peter Jackson's new documentary restores that moment…

‘The Little Drummer Girl’ Review: Park Chan-wook Brings His Signature Style to TV (LFF)

The 'Oldboy' director is a surprising choice to direct the latest John le Carré adaptation, but we think it works.

‘Happy New Year, Colin Burstead’ Review: A Violence-Free Ben Wheatley Movie is Born (LFF)

Ben Wheatley's holiday drama is almost nothing like his previous work.

‘Beautiful Boy’ Review: Timothée Chalamet Provides the Hits In This Hit and Miss Addiction Drama (LFF)

Beautiful Boy feels like a horror movie primarily directed at the parents in its audience.