1965 – film review

1965 was a movie that failed several counts in execution, but shone in the way it reminded its local watchers about difficult truths, even if it didn’t intend to. From the madness of the mob to the irrationality of living along communal lines, this historical drama surely brought home the arbitrariness of life during those […]

Michelle Chong is Already Famous – the movie review

Already Famous is the local movie of the moment, and also Michelle Chong’s directorial and screenplay writing debut in the Singapore movie scene. Starring as Lim Ka Kiao, a Malaysian girl from Penang who dreams of making it big as a star in Singapore, she hilariously renames herself “Zann” (Zoe + Fann) and meets with […]