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6 classic films that show teenagers how cruel the world can be

Jul 27th, 2017 Action, Asian Cinema, Comedy, Horror, Teens, Thriller Marcus Goh 7 min read

The teen years are special but awkward for almost everyone. It’s when we come of age, when we define our own moral code, and of course, when we gain the ability to continue the human race. That’s why young adult movies work so well. The best ones capture the essence of our teenage struggles, and translate them into epic battles for the fate of cities,…

The Divergent Series: Allegiant

What Divergent’s faction names would be if it were set in Singapore

Mar 16th, 2016 Action, Thriller Marcus Goh 7 min read

Factions in The Divergent Series is a bit like academic streaming in Singapore – you’re sorted into different categories from young, and unless you’re a plucky heroine leading her own band of teen heroes, you’ll probably be known by your academic stream for the rest of your life. But while their faction names are made up of esoteric words like “Abnegation” or “Amity,” reflecting its American…