The Great Wall. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 barriers which are more effective than the Great Wall of China 

Dec 30th, 2016 Action, Asian Cinema, Drama, Fantasy, War Marcus Goh 7 min read

You might think that Trump’s plan to build a wall to block off Mexico is a little… unconventional, but hundreds of years ago, China did the same thing to protect itself against a country that also starts with M – Mongolia. The Great Wall of China was built as a deterrent against Mongolian invaders, because electric fences and aeroplanes didn’t exist then. Horseback riders were the…

Cold War 2. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 of our favourite fictional Singapore police officers

Jul 9th, 2016 Action, Crime, Thriller Marcus Goh 6 min read

Cold War 2 is the Hong Kong blockbuster that sees a stellar cast of police officers navigating their way through political intrigue and street-level crime. Thankfully, Singapore is pretty crime and corruption free, so we’ll never have to deal with the same types of situations as in Cold War 2. But that hasn’t stopped us from having a plethora of crime dramas and police officers on…