Alice Through The Looking Glass. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 reasons why Alice would mistake Singapore for Wonderland

Jul 7th, 2016 Action, Adventure, Fantasy Marcus Goh 7 min read

We might think that Wonderland is a fictional place that’s full of impossibilities, but the truth is that Singapore is just like Wonderland in many ways. We’ve got odd creatures, random holidays, and even a place called Wonderland in our country (a long time ago). So if for some reason, Alice found herself in Singapore, she might very well mistake it for Wonderland. If Alice Through…

The Jungle Book. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Who should be voice actors in a Singaporean remake of The Jungle Book?

Apr 8th, 2016 Animation, Child-friendly, Singapore Film Marcus Goh 9 min read

The Jungle Book is almost entirely made up of CGI characters, which makes it very easy to localise for foreign countries. Just introduce a new set of voice actors and you’ve got a film in a whole different language that looks believable (since lip synching isn’t required). So how about a Singapore version of The Jungle Book? We could have it set in the MacRitchie…

Zootopia

5 Chinese Zodiac animals that would be useful in a manhunt

Feb 26th, 2016 Animation, Child-friendly Marcus Goh 5 min read

Just to clarify – we’re talking about an intensive police search for a criminal or witness here, and not a male pageant. Zootopia sees rabbit detective Judy Hopps mounting a manhunt for several missing animals, and she takes along foxy Nick Wilde for assistance. But hey, she’s in Zootopia! She can call on the assistance of any animal. So in the spirit of Chinese new Year,…

5 things you didn’t know about Disney’s Tomorrowland

May 21st, 2015 Child-friendly Holly Jean Aroozoo 6 min read

Disney’s Tomorrowland stars George Clooney , Hugh Laurie and Britt Robertson in an epic science fiction movie from Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space that exists in their…