Category Archives: Entertainment

Parasite – Korean Movie Review


The local broadsheet papers The Straits Times gave this movie a five-star review. As a writer suffering from writer’s block, I needed some inspiration and decided I could learn something from Korean storytellers and movie makers, whom I feel have … Continue reading

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AR tricks @ Trick Eye Museum Singapore


I was invited last week to a preview of the recently revamped Trickeye Museum located at Sentosa. Just in case you don’t know what that is, Trick Eye Museum, as the name suggests, is a museum where 2D paintings on … Continue reading

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7 Days – Thai Movie


I watched this movie on Qatar Airways between Doha and Singapore. Thai movies are shown on only Asian routes, although I feel they also deserve a slot in other routes, together with Chinese, Korean and Japanese movies. This movie starts … Continue reading

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What a Wonderful Family – Japanese movie review


This movie is a heart warming family drama-comedy which I find difficult to imagine being Japanese, with the family members bickering and throwing tentrums, unlike the restrained and polite culture which is often portrayed in the media. The members of … Continue reading

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1984 By George Orwell- The book, the talk and the play


As part of the Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA), there was a series of events celebrating 1984 – a book club and a lecture hosted by local poet Dr Gwee Li Sui and a play produced by UK theatrical … Continue reading

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动力火车Duet with Power Station – “20” World Tour in Singapore


This concert was a Christmas present from my brother and sister-in-law(SIL). I like some of Power Station’s songs but I can’t claim to be a fan. I don’t know many of the songs except for the popular ones that Love … Continue reading

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The Lives of Others – German Movie Review


(Warning: Spoiler alert.) This is my homework for screenwriting module, although, after last night’s viewing, I realise my lecturer also played the video partially to us before to illustrate the point on dramatic irony: when the reader has more information on what … Continue reading

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