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April 9th (9.April) Movie Review

April 9th (9.April) Movie Review

For those interested in movies about the less known battlefields of World War 2 (‘WW2‘), April 9th (‘9.April’ in Denmark) is definitely one to check out. This movie produced in Denmark centers around a Danish Bicycle Infantry Platoon tasked with resisting the German invasion of Denmark on April 9, 1940. [Poster for 2015 Release] Firstly,...
"Scary Movies" That Aren’t Too Scary

“Scary Movies” That Aren’t Too Scary

When I was really young, my mum used to bring me to the video rental shop at Serene Centre (now at Coronation Plaza) and I’d look at the covers of scary movies like Friday the 13th and Nightmare on Elm Street. The covers for those movies were always the coolest and most interesting, but I’d...
Kung Fu Movies: Part 2 (Recess Week x Jackie Chan Edition)

Kung Fu Movies: Part 2 (Recess Week x Jackie Chan Edition)

Hi everyone! I hope you guys enjoyed the last list about kung fu movies because I’ve got another list for you. This week, we’ll take a look at the legendary, fearless hero of action cinema, Jackie Chan. I can’t think of anything clever to write here so I’m just going to start the list with...
"haiya... to HAI-YA!" Kung Fu Movies: Part 1 (CNY)

“haiya… to HAI-YA!” Kung Fu Movies: Part 1 (CNY)

Hey law school! I don’t know about you, but I’m pretty hyped up for Chinese New Year — red packets, new clothes, good food, off-days and more importantly, KUNG FU MOVIES ON FREE CABLE CHANNELS! I’ve always associated the holiday with kung fu movies, so I’ve putting together this 2-parter.: Tthe first article is on...
Film Review: Okja (2017)

Film Review: Okja (2017)

Looking for ways to wind down before school starts? Want to do good on your New Years’ resolution to watch more movies?  Already counting down to recess week? Here’s a film suggestion for your consideration, to offset studying-induced frustration! (hur hur)     Poor legal jokes aside [Editor: I’ve seen worse], action-adventure film Okja (2017) was released on Netflix recently, to much critical acclaim....
Film Review: Okja (2017) 

Film Review: Okja (2017) 

 Looking for a way to wind down during the upcoming recess week? Here’s a novel film for your consideration, perhaps to offset any studying-induced frustration! (hur hur)  That aside, Bong Joon-ho’s Okja (2017) was released on Netflix in July this year, with much critical acclaim. As an action-adventure film, it is truly remarkable and one-of-a-kind. Here’s a trailer from Netflix to whet your appetite:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AjCebKn4iic  Without giving too much away, the plot...