Author Spotlight

Christina Newland

Christina Newland is the lead film critic at the i newspaper and a journalist on film, pop culture, and boxing at VICE, Sight & Sound, the BBC, MUBI Notebook, and Empire, among other publications. Her first book, an anthology she edited called She Found It at the Movies: Women Writers on Sex, Desire and Cinema, was published in March 2020.

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La strada: Beauty and the Beast

Federico Fellini’s earliest masterpiece is a story of despair and optimism, cruelty and salvation, that occasioned the director’s ascent to stardom.

By Christina Newland

Performances

The Gloomy Side of Sinatra in The Manchurian Candidate

In his middle age, Ol’ Blue Eyes embraced a tired, tormented persona on-screen, one that allowed him to show off his formidable acting chops.

By Christina Newland