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No Ship, No Crew

Chris Pine plays Kirk in Star Trek Beyond from Paramount Pictures, Skydance, Bad Robot, Sneaky Shark and Perfect Storm Entertainment

With the 3rd installment of the hugely popular Star Trek reboot set for release later this month. We decided to take a look at some of the things you might not know about Star Trek Beyond. According to Zachary Quinto, while he greatly enjoys the character Spock, he has made mention that he is ready to move on from the …

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More Misses than Hits – Video Game Movies

Lothar and Garona from Warcraft: The Beginning | Image courtesy of United International Pictures

The video game community is all over it with fans tearing in joy as they see the world of Azeroth come to life. Yes, I am talking about the recent video game turned movie, Warcraft: The Beginning. All over the worth, fans of one of Blizzard’s beloved franchise finally got to see the war between the orcs and humans explode …

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Divided We Fall

Marvel's Captain America: Civil War..L to R: Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) and Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.)..Photo Credit: Film Frame..© Marvel 2016

So many super powered heroes are taking sides and teaming up in an epic battle in Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War! We decided to make everyone on POPCulture Online take a side and choose a winner in an individual super hero show down! Here are the match ups and the results! Kenneth: Captain America v Iron Man I will have …

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Who Will Win

Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice

Some are excited while others are slightly skeptical but as the hype for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice starts to pick up, everyone is eager to know who will win? Batman or Superman? Well we at POPCulture Online think that no matter who wins, the real winners are us fans. After all, would you have ever dreamed that such …

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Love Never Dies

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Ryan Reynolds is Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL.

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You might think the tagline suggests a love story but us geeks know better because this month, the much anticipated Deadpool hits cinemas! Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his …

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Oscar Isaac

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

L to R: Finn (John Boyega) and Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac)

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In this month’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens,  Oscar Isaac and I play Poe Dameron and from what we gather so far, he’s an X-Wing fighter pilot for the resistance. Thanks to Walt Disney, we find out more about the star’s involvement in the film. How did you first get involved? Oscar Isaac: I got a call to come meet …

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Penny For Your Thoughts

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Moneypenny has proved one of the James Bond series’ most popular characters, ever since she debuted in 1962’s Dr. No. She subsequently went on to win audience hearts across the years with her loyalty, her ready wit and her unwavering love for 007. For director Sam Mendes, the character’s reintroduction in Skyfall, where he cast English actress Naomie Harris, was a real boon. She …

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Size Doesn’t Matter

Marvel's Ant-Man..Scott Lang/Ant-Man (Paul Rudd) ..Photo Credit: Zade Rosenthal..© Marvel 2014

The next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers to the big screen for the first time with Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man.” The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s new action-packed adventure brings us master thief Scott Lang as the present-day Ant-Man. Let’s find out who’s who in this new and exciting Marvel film. SCOTT LANG (Paul Rudd) …

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Reassembled With Love

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Marvel’s The Avengers: Age Of Ultron is the ultimate geek paradise and the most anticipated superhero movie of the year. It’s so big that the previous films will feel like campy cartoons in comparison. That’s right, I’m saving you the trouble of reading this because there is no point. If you are not even remotely planning to watch this movie …

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Crazy In Love

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I’ll be honest with you. I’ve never read the book. I mean I wanted to until I found out a movie adaptation was going to be done. I prefer to “read” a book via watching a movie. It’s easier for me to digest. With Fifty Shades, I’m going to keep to my tradition of watching the movie and then reading …

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The Last Goodbye

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This year is going to be extra sentimental because it will be the absolute last time for you to catch your favourite middle earth characters on the big screen. So we thought we do a quick roll call of our favourite wizards, hobbits, dwarfs and elves. IAN McKELLEN (Gandalf the Grey), born and raised in the north of England, has …

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Sony Playstation At GameStart 2014

GameStart 2014 Sony Playstation Booth

As we strolled into Suntec City’s convention center, the POPCulture Online team was excited bright and early because of the anticipation in attending Singapore’s very first Gamestart 2014. Of course one of the key exhibitors this year was Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia (SCEJA) who occupied over 250 square meters of space showcasing over 30 titles for the PS4, PS3 …

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Fears Of The POPCulture Online Team

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Once a year on the 31st of October is the strange, scary, weird at times and lots of candy day of Halloween. It was originally a day to remember the dead, yet over time it has become one that involves costumes and other horror related events and practices all over the world. Here in sunny Singapore it is no different …

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In Conversation with Cameron Stewart

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The cover for this month’s POPCulture Online is none other than Batgirl and Cameron Stewart is the man behind the new design.  Having snagged up the Eisner award, Shuster Award, Eagle award and Harvey award, Kenneth Choong had the privilege to catch up with the man himself to find out more about Batgirl and his upcoming projects including the much …

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STGCC 2014 Media Preview

STGCC 2014 Media Preview Elliott Danker

The Singapore Toys, Games & Comics Convention (STGCC 2014) Media Preview was held at The Vault, a trendy place where creativity meets popular culture meets good food on a nice sunny Thursday morning. With an expected crowd of over 45,000 this weekend at the Marina Bay Sands, this year’s edition of STGCC looks to be another exciting weekend for both …

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