Movies

Star Trek: It’s All About the People

Harris Planerds is fast becoming my favourite store in Singapore for all my geeky needs, and why not? The icing on the cake is that they’ve shown a particular interest in┬áthe cult phenomenon of Star Trek that, to this day, continues to largely bemuse rather than inspire my fellow Geeks. So when Planerds’ first members-only contest involved making a case …

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X-Men: First Class in Every Way

A movie review of X-Men: First Class with Direcow, and Kakita We first gave our first impressions of X-Men: First Class just a few days ago, but what’s a preview worth without watching the actual movie? Thanks to Peter and the folks at F*** Magazine we were given the chance to catch an early screening of X-Men: First Class and …

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Kung Fu Panda 2 Movie Review: The Return of Awesomeness

Well, technically, the sequel’s called ‘The Kaboom of Doom’, but considering we’re reviewing how good the new Kung Fu Panda movie was, I figure the title was appropriate. In this new movie, Po (Jack Black) has already become the dragon warrior, and needs to master inner peace in order to take the next step of his kung fu journey. However, …

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First Class Honours

It’s been slightly over a year since we first gushed about the decision to have the latest X-Men movie helmed by one of our all-time favourite directors, Matthew Vaughn. Back in 2010, I discussed my concerns about making such a big comic-book movie in such a short time, picking someone like Vaughn whose creative vision is often at odds with …

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A Review of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides… Savvy?

Thanks to our friends at Toshiba Singapore, we got a chance to catch and review Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides on opening night at the luxurious Golden Village Gold Class cinema. As part four of a franchise we’d fallen in and out of love with, there were no expectations going into the cinema, except knowing that with producer …

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