Movies at the cinema in August 2019

We celebrate Singapore’s 54th birthday this month with heaps of movies for you and your family to catch at the cinemas! Local director Glen Goei makes his long-awaited return to the cinema after a 10-year hiatus, with Revenge of the Pontianak, starring Nur Fazura and Remy Ishak. Modern auteur Quentin Tarantino’s 9th film, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is finally screening this month, which reviewers have…

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…

Tarzan. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 movie characters whom you could mistake for Tarzan

Jul 1st, 2016 Action, Adventure, Thriller Marcus Goh 7 min read

It seems like Tarzan is in a lot of movies, isn’t he? Every time you see a wild jungle man clothed in animal skins (even though he talks to animals) who swings by vines, your brain assumes by default that “oh it’s Tarzan!” I mean, who else could he be? But wait! Not every wild jungle man is Tarzan, but all iterations of Tarzan are…