5 Jan 2019

Kim Choe picks the best movies of the holiday season

From The Weekend, 10:40 am on 5 January 2019
Kim Choe

Journalist Kim Choe loves theatre, coffee and baking and is also a film aficionado.

She reviews four new movies  – including contenders for the big awards of 2019 – and previews some coming up.

Mary Poppins ReturnsEmily Blunt leads a star-studded reboot of the beloved Julie Andrews vehicle from 1964

Vicean unrecognisable Christian Bale stars as former US vice-president Dick Cheney

The Favouritea period comedy-drama-satire with standout performances by Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz

Sink or Swim (Le Grand Bain)a feel-good French film about a group of misfits who become the men's national synchronised swimming team