Johnny English Strikes Again. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

6 reasons how Mr Bean could actually be a secret agent!

Sep 21st, 2018 Action, Comedy, Thriller Marcus Goh 11 min read

Mr Bean is perhaps one of the funniest and most famous characters around, so much so when you watch Johnny English and Johnny English Reborn, you’d wonder how come Mr Bean managed to get hired as a secret agent. And he’s doing it yet again in Johnny English Strikes Again – scrunched up face, physical humour, silly antics and all. But did you know that the actor himself, Rowan…

The Spy Who Dumped Me. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Quiz: Could you be The Spy Who Dumped Mila Kunis?

Aug 3rd, 2018 Action, Drama, Thriller Marcus Goh 12 min read

A spy’s life is perfect. You get to travel to exotic locations. Your job scope includes seducing (and being seduced by) beautiful people like Mila Kunis. You also get to dump beautiful people like the douchebag in The Spy Who Dumped Me. All in all, it’s a pretty good gig! Who wouldn’t want to sign up to be a spy? But before you apply to…

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,…

5 of our favourite spy comedies

Aug 31st, 2015 Action, Comedy, Thriller Marcus Goh 6 min read

You know how spies are such an intense, dedicated lot, like James Bo Napoleon Solo from The Man From U.N.C.L.E.? Not only do they save the world in style, they do it with humour and gusto. Do you think you could save the world from villainous terrorists and still crack jokes to the IT guy back at base? So let’s take a moment to honour these…

3 awesome spy comedies to warm you up for Spy

May 20th, 2015 Comedy Nicholas Yong 3 min read

Spy opens in Singapore tomorrow! Starring Melissa McCarthy, Jude Law and Jason Statham, it’s the story of desk-bound analyst Susan Cooper (McCarthy), who is forced to go undercover when two top agents are compromised. And of course, hilarity ensues. Get ready for Spy with these three awesome spy comedies! 1. RED (2010) Never, ever underestimate old, retired spies – they have nothing to lose, and…