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James Bond vs Jackie Chan: Who would win?

Sep 28th, 2017 Action, Adventure, Drama Marcus Goh 7 min read

In The Foreigner, we get to see former Bond actor (does that make him a former Bondsman?) Pierce Brosnan go up against Jackie Chan in their roles as Liam Hennessy and Quan, respectively. But is it really a fair fight? We all know any character played by Jackie Chan would win – but if he battled Brosnan’s James Bond, that would be a completely different…

6 of the best secret agents in films

Mar 3rd, 2016 Action, Thriller Marcus Goh 7 min read

Secret agents in films always make us immediately want to sign up to be part of Singapore’s secret service, even though we complain the next time we get called up for reservist. Only the best of the best get to deployed to foreign lands to save important politicians from certain doom. We’re always bedazzled by those suave tuxedos and glamorous dresses that hide an efficient killing…

5 Asian artistes who could be the next Bond/Bond girl

Nov 4th, 2015 Action, Adult Themes, Thriller Esther Au Yong 7 min read

In the latest Bond film Spectre, where the master spy searches out Spectre, an international terror organisation, we see Daniel Craig as James Bond for the fourth time. Sorry, die-hard fans, but we’re going, “Again?” Don’t get us wrong – he is a perfectly competent Bond — but we’re so ready to see an Asian actor take the role already! Ditto the Bond girl. Besides,…