Silence. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Why does Liam Neeson always play serious mentor roles?

Feb 10th, 2017 Awards, Drama Marcus Goh 10 min read

Liam Neeson has a name that’s difficult to pronounce and remember, but he always gets picked to play those hardcore, serious mentor roles. Like Qui-Gon Jinn (the mentor of Obi-Wan Kenobi and the grandmentor of Darth Vader), for instance. Or all those Taken movies (bad guys really need to stop kidnapping Liam Neeson’s kids). But have you ever stopped to wonder why we don’t cast someone…

Agent 47 (Rupert Friend) goes in guns blazing in Hitman: Agent 47. Credit: Golden Village

5 movies that would rock if they took place in Singapore

Aug 17th, 2015 Action, Singapore Film Marcus Goh 9 min read

Hitman: Agent 47 is about a genetically engineered assassin out for revenge – but what really excites us about the movie is that it takes place in Singapore! Which gets us thinking – which other movies would be made so much cooler if they took place in Singapore? After all, we’ve got many fantastic landmarks where battles can take place. Marina Bay Sands, the streets…