GEEK OUT!!! HORROR : SCREAM ASIA FILM FESTIVAL – ZOMBIEPURA | OVERLORD

The inaugural Scream Asia Film Festival got off to a rollicking good start with the premieres of Zombiepura (world) and Overlord (Asian).

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REEL TO REAL | MUSIC DRAMA : A STAR IS BORN (NO SPOILERS)

Much to unpack about the latest remake of 1937’s A Star is Born. The story itself will be familiar even if one has never seen the original or its subsequent two remakes.

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GEEK OUT!!! SUPERHERO FILM : AQUAMAN EXTENDED TRAILER – GIVING THE PEOPLE WHAT THEY WANT!

Warner Bros have released a 5-minute extended trailer for the upcoming Aquaman movie. And it rocks!!!

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GEEK OUT!!! SCIFI FILM – 2001 : A SPACE ODYSSEY (IMAX)

Review By Yong Shu Hoong

Watching Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey 50 years after its original release, I was surprised how well it has aged. True, some of the special effects may feel somewhat underwhelming by today’s standards, but none of it comes across slipshod, and there’s no denying how far ahead of its time this classic was in 1968.

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GEEK OUT!!! HORROR FILM : MANDY (NO SPOILERS)

Let’s sum up this 80s-channeling revenge shlock-horror flick – Mandy is a gory, bloody, surreal, LSD-fuelled heavy metal arthouse nightmare. And I mean that in the best way possible.

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GEEK OUT!!! HORROR : SCREAM ASIA FILM FESTIVAL 2018 – PART 2

Continuing my rundown of the movies I am looking forward to at the upcoming Scream Asia Film Festival. Read Part 1.

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GEEK OUT!!! SCIFI FILMS – SOLO : A STAR WARS STORY (SPOILERS)

As faithful readers would know, I effectively boycotted this seemingly pointless movie when it was released in cinemas, due to The Last Jedi‘s desecration of the Star Wars legacy. But to be fair, I decided to see for myself – so to speak – as the movie has just been released digitally.

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GEEK OUT!!! HORROR : SCREAM ASIA FILM FESTIVAL 2018

Finally! A genre film festival in Singapore, we can call our very own!

Curated by local filmmaker Eric Khoo with South Korean film programmer Jongsuk Thomas Nam and organised by mm2 Entertainment, Scream Asia Film Festival promises to be exciting, ground-breaking and of course, terrifying!

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GEEK OUT!!! THE PREDATOR (NO SPOILERS)

The Predator is ostensibly a sequel to the first two Predator movies – referred to in passing in the movie – though for all intents and purposes, it is a soft reboot of the scifi-horror franchise.

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REEL TO REAL | DOCUMENTARY : LOST IN THE FUMES

As part of its 60th anniversary, the Singapore Film Society (SFS) has programmed a series of independent award winning documentary films between September to October as its core screenings in the lead up to the Singapore premiere of Sandi Tan’s award-winning SHIRKERS on 20 October.

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SGFILM NEWS : SILVER ARTS FILM SHORTS AND FEATURES

Fans of Singapore film should not miss the various screenings of local film shorts and features in the month of September.

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REEL TO REAL | ACTION-ADVENTURE : BUFFALO BOYS

Buffalo Boys is helmed by first time director Mike Wiluan and jointly produced by Infinite Frameworks and Zhao Wei Films.

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