Agent 47 (Rupert Friend) goes in guns blazing in Hitman: Agent 47. Credit: Golden Village

5 movies that would rock if they took place in Singapore

Aug 17th, 2015 Action, Singapore Film Marcus Goh 9 min read

Hitman: Agent 47 is about a genetically engineered assassin out for revenge – but what really excites us about the movie is that it takes place in Singapore! Which gets us thinking – which other movies would be made so much cooler if they took place in Singapore? After all, we’ve got many fantastic landmarks where battles can take place. Marina Bay Sands, the streets…

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…

Indominus rex vs Pteranodons. Credits: comingsoon.net

7 clever ways of surviving dinosaur attacks

Jun 9th, 2015 Action, Thriller Marcus Goh 7 min read

While the humans in Jurassic World are pretty silly for attempting tried and true tactics of massacring large numbers of civilians (i.e., building a theme park with genetically enhanced dinosaurs), they’re pretty smart at surviving. Well, at least the four main characters – Owen, Claire, Gray, and Zach – manage to survive all manner of dinosaur attacks. So I carefully observed their survival tactics and formulated some…