Why are the Titans from “Attack on Titan” so creepy?

Sep 22nd, 2015 Action, Asian Cinema, Thriller Marcus Goh 6 min read

The Titans from Attack on Titan are effectively giant human beings, with the exception of a select few like the Colossal Titan or Eren’s Rogue Titan. Yet for some curious reason, whenever we see these massive creatures in action, there’s this ominous sense of creepiness that shouldn’t be there. Why? What is it about these giant humans that frighten us in a way no other…

Colossal Titan from Attack on Titan. Credit: Encore Films

7 monsters that could eat Titans for breakfast

Aug 9th, 2015 Action, Asian Cinema Marcus Goh 9 min read

In Attack on Titan, humanity is besieged to the point of extinction by fearsome, man-eating, nigh-unkillable giants known as Titans. Though the Titans might be terrifyingly powerful monsters, they wouldn’t stand a chance against other movie monsters. They might be large and have Wolverine’s fast healing, but they’re still ultimately giant humans. So Eren (the protagonist of Attack on Titan) and his friends don’t actually…