Aquaman. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Here’s why you should stop laughing at Aquaman and start taking him seriously

Dec 13th, 2018 Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Superheroes Marcus Goh 9 min read

We know what you’re all secretly thinking – Aquaman, a big screen superhero? Really? Even though he’s portrayed by the big, buff Jason Momoa (who played Khal Drogo in Game of Thrones), whose role in Justice League was pretty cool, Aquaman is still just a guy who talks to fish and swims really fast right? Putting aside Momoa’s portrayal in the upcoming Aquaman, most of…

Wonder Woman. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Wonder Woman and her wondrous accessories

Jun 1st, 2017 Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Superheroes, War Marcus Goh 6 min read

You know what’s really wondrous about Wonder Woman? It’s not that she can fight in that outfit without any wardrobe malfunctions or that she manages to battle bad guys without getting hair all over her face. I wouldn’t even say it’s the fact that she’s more powerful than Batman but still somehow ends up taking orders from him. It’s her clothes and accessories. It turns…

Suicide Squad. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 baddies who should be in Singapore’s version of the Suicide Squad

Aug 5th, 2016 Action, Comedy, Superheroes Marcus Goh 7 min read

Suicide Squad is about the eponymous team of super powered criminals who are sent on suicide missions to save the world (since they’re facing life sentences anyway). Super villain teams are always fun, especially when they have to go against their normally devious traits to save the world. So what would Singapore’s Suicide Squad look like? For one, it’ll probably be named the Si-Liao Squad, since…

Superman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 of Superman’s super strangest powers in movies

Mar 22nd, 2016 Action, Thriller Marcus Goh 8 min read

We all wish we had Superman’s powers, which are the classic “flying brick” (meaning he has flight, super strength, and invulnerability) combo with heat vision and Arctic breath. But once in a while, writers decide to give him some esoteric abilities in film that have absolutely no connection to his established set of powers. The reason these powers stick out so much is that Superman uses…