The Miracles of Namiya General Store. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 famous time-travelling films that don’t have all that much time-travelling

Oct 5th, 2017 Drama Marcus Goh 6 min read

When you talk about time-travelling films, everyone thinks of the Back to the Future series, which had a fairly coherent timeline, or the Terminator series, which has such a terribly inconsistent timeline that the original director, James Cameron, is coming back for the sixth movie in the instalment. In fact, he literally said that “We’re pretending the other films were a bad dream” and maybe he’ll…

Assassination Classroom. Credit: Stomach of Chaos

6 university subjects that Koro-sensei should teach

Apr 27th, 2016 Action, Asian Cinema Marcus Goh 7 min read

In Assassination Classroom 2, the Unkillable Teacher Koro-sensei not only teaches the fine art of assassination to his students, but many other subjects that will help them out in their assassination attempts. But doesn’t assassination sound more like a college major than a secondary/junior college subject? We think that Koro-sensei’s talents would have been put to far better use as a university lecturer, since his knowledge…

7 types of teachers you wish you could assassinate

Jun 29th, 2015 Action, Animation, Comedy Marcus Goh 7 min read

Everyone has that one teacher who inspired us to greater heights, pushed us to achieve our dreams, and made a difference in our lives. Then there are those awful teachers who made going to class such a terrible pain. Don’t you wish you could go back in time and assassinate those teachers?  In Assassination Classroom, the class of 3E is trying to do exactly that…