Movies

Zootopia: The review

Zootopia could have been a simple tale about a bunny and a fox and how they can end up being friends, and it would have ended up being a fun time for the family. But inside its little beating rabbit heart, the film isn’t just a funny movie kids will love – it’s a multi-layered movie brimming with joy and thoughtfulness – …

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Aliens ‘destroy’ Singapore in Independence Day: Resurgence trailer

After the abysmal Hitman: Agent 47, one might fear that Singapore might end up neglected by Hollywood, erased and resigned to a fate worse than death: Blamed for how much that movie scuked. Thankfully, we haven’t been forgotten, for when the aliens spread their attack across the world in the trailer for Independence Day: Resurgence, Singapore’s iconic skyline gets to play …

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Deadpool passed uncut in Singapore, rated M18

The Deadpool movie, the first superhero movie of what promises to be a very fruitful 2016, is set to open in Singapore on Feb 11 – a whole day ahead of the US. But with the promise of extreme comic-book violence that’s come to be associated with the character, will the movie be slashed up by censors? If you were afraid that even …

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Here Be Geeks’ best movie of 2015

We’ve tried many ways of choosing our favourite geekdoms in years past, but this year it went down to a simple top three vote for each of us, followed by a tabulation of scores. No real arguments this way, and with that, the hive mind has chosen winners for TV shows, movies, comics and games. It’s been a great year for geek movies, …

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens full-fat, spoiler-free review 

After what seems like a long, long wait, it’s finally here – Star Wars: The Force Awakens has opened in cinemas across Singapore. Hype for the first Star Wars movie since Disney took over the reigns from George Lucas is at fever pitch, but with so much excitement surrounding it, does the movie hold up? Here’s our spoiler-free look. I’m …

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