Movies to look forward to in the first half of 2017

Hollywood blockbusters will come and go, but 2016 will be remembered as the year that Leonardo DiCaprio finally won his Oscar, and the year that muscle movie Mad Max: Fury Road received 10 Oscar nominations. The dust has settled but not for long; 2017 has its noteworthy releases any cinephile should look forward to. From action flicks to animated features to sequels/prequels of DC/Marvel movie…

Singapore’s biggest X-Men fans enjoy 540 minutes of mutant magic

May 28th, 2016 Action, Premiere Marcus Goh 10 min read

Singapore’s biggest fans enjoyed 540 minutes of mutant movie magic in the X-Men: Apocalypse movie marathon last week (18 May), in addition to trivia games, lucky draws, and even a costume contest! The movie marathon lasted almost 11 hours as X-Men enthusiasts watched X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, then X-Men: Apocalypse consecutively! But don’t worry, they had breaks in between – even mutants…

7 secrets revealed in the new Star Trek: Beyond trailer

Dec 17th, 2015 Action, Premiere, Thriller Marcus Goh 8 min read

The new Star Trek: Beyond trailer doesn’t seem to offer us much information about the new movie, besides showing us that all the crew of the Enterprise will be back for a third run. But watch carefully, and you’ll notice that the film does give away several secrets about the upcoming Star Trek movie such as: 1. Destruction of the USS Enterprise On the surface,…

Three reasons to watch Mad Max: Fury Road [Giveaway inside]

May 9th, 2015 Action, Free Stuff, Premiere Rachel Chan 11 min read

Spectacular explosions. Vehicles dressed in porcupine spikes race through a parched dessert. A souped-up tanker truck loaded with lithe, exotic-looking women wearing chastity belts, fleeing. The two only things that stand between the pursued and the pursuers: Solitary vigilante Max Rockatansky (Tom Hardy) and an elite female Imperator named Furiosa (Charlize Theron). The third sequel to the original Mad Max (1979) opens in theatres this Thursday, May 14. It’s a road war loaded with…

3 reasons you must watch Monsters: Dark Continent

Apr 17th, 2015 Action, Premiere, Thriller Nicholas Yong 4 min read

If you need a reason to watch Monsters: Dark Continent, here’s three: Monsters, aliens and guns. Any questions? Jokes aside, there’s lots of  things that will draw you to this independent British sci-fi thriller, about what happens 10 years after an alien invasion of the Earth, and how the U.S. Army attempts to repel the invaders. Intrigued already? Here’s our three reasons you should watch…

[Photos] Nicholas Sparks’ The Longest Ride – Los Angeles Premiere

Apr 7th, 2015 Celebrities, Premiere alvin 2 min read

Hollywood Boulevard was closed off on Monday evening (April 6)  as real life bull riders entertained the fans, and the stars of THE LONGEST RIDE walked the red carpet tonight at the world famous Chinese Theater. In attendance from the film were Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Oona Chaplin, Lolita Davidovich, Melissa Benoist, director George Tillman Jr., author Nicholas Sparks and producers Marty Bowen and Wyck…

5 times the Fast and Furious movies defied the laws of physics

Apr 6th, 2015 Action, Premiere Nicholas Yong 3 min read

Furious 7 opened in Singapore last Thursday (April 2). Time to revisit all those times the Fast and Furious movies made us sit up and ask: “Is that even possible??” Because honestly, why else would you even watch a Fast And Furious movie? So here it is, in no particular: 5 impossibly improbable stunts from the six movies. 1) Car, meet tank. Tank, this is car….

[Photos] Nicholas Sparks’ The Longest Ride – New York Screening

Apr 2nd, 2015 Celebrities, Premiere, Romance alvin 1 min read

A special fan screening for THE LONGEST RIDE sponsored by Cosmopolitan magazine was held in New York City over the past weekend. Cast members Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson and Oona Chaplin along with Director George Tillman and writer Nicholas Sparks were on hand to meet and greet the excited gathering. Check out the event photos: Synopsis: Based on the bestselling novel by master storyteller Nicholas…

4 ways Furious 7 will honour Paul Walker

Apr 1st, 2015 Celebrities, Premiere Nicholas Yong 6 min read

“This was a labor of love. It was in some ways the hardest movie I ever had to do because the relationships that you see on film are so real. When the tragedy happened, I lost my best friend. I lost my brother.” ~ Vin Diesel It’s a billion-dollar franchise that has generated seven movies, countless daredevil car stunts and more carbon emissions than a small…

HOME – Los Angeles Premiere featuring Rihanna, Jim Parsons and Jennifer Lopez

Mar 26th, 2015 Celebrities, Premiere alvin 1 min read

The “PURPLE” carpet was rolled out for the stars at the Los Angeles premiere of HOME held in Westwood on Sunday, March 22. In attendance from the film were Rihanna, Jim Parsons, Jennifer Lopez, Matt Jones (Kyle), Brian Stepanek (Borg) director Tim Johnson and producers Mireielle Soria and Suzaane Buigry as well as Dreamworks’ Jeffrey Katzenberg. Check out some of the event images: Synopsis: When…