Tag Archives: X-Men

STGCC 2018: TOYS TOYS TOYS

Every year one of the highlights of The Singapore Toys Games and Comics Convention is the massive display of toys and movie replicas. You’re always greeted by the life size statues from Hot Toys at the door with this year’s theme being Avengers Infinity War. The Hot Toys booth however did not feature as much exclusives as one would normally …

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Deadpool review

Every actor deserves a second chance at being a superhero. This year we have 2 actors taking that chance. One is Ben Affleck as Batman and the other is Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool / Wade Wilson. How does he fair? Does he redeem himself? The Plot Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former …

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Hollywood Invasion

It’s been quite a month, with so many big events occurring I’m actually longing for a nice holiday which hopefully I will get at the end of June. I normally don’t get very starstruck but when I met Hugh Jackman for our interview, I was quite taken with his mannerisms. I’m walking into the room and he’s already standing with …

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In Conversation with Hugh Jackman

Everyone was excited to meet Hugh Jackman and we had heard from other interviewers that he was a really nice guy, When we stepped in he was there standing up and reached out to introduce himself by shaking everyone’s hand. That leaves a strong impression. The both of us then somehow get into talking about relaxing and drinking by the …

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In Conversation with Peter Dinklage

Even before the interview began you could see this man who is so famous for his role on Game of Thrones just sitting there waiting and looking very passionate about talking about his work and it certainly showed throughout chat. Peter Dinklage is an actor who believes in putting his best foot forward, ignoring criticisms and doing his best to …

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X-Men Days of Future Past South East Asian Premiere

It’s the most anticipated X-Men movie in history and we had the privilege of hosting the South East Asian Premiere right here in Singapore! The premiere was held at the Shaw Lido Theatre on Orchard Road with about 4000 fans turning up to catch a glimpse of Hugh Jackman, Fan BingBing and Peter Dinklage come through the ‘blue carpet’ area! …

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Summer is upon us

I recently wrote a blog post about getting away and recharging, which I think is so important in the stressful world we live in. Then while I was on holiday I found myself actually watching 2 movies. I found the time to watch Saving Mr Banks and Monuments Men while in Perth and I think it really reflects on my …

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Adamantium Samurai

The most iconic character in the X-Men universe embarks upon on an epic journey in modern-day Japan in The Wolverine. Inspired by the celebrated Marvel comic book arc, Logan (Hugh Jackman), the century-old mutant known to the world as Wolverine, is lured to a Japan he hasn’t seen since World War II – and into a shadowy realm of Yakuza …

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The Wolverine Review

I think compared to the other superhero movies this year, The Wolverine probably received the least hype. In a way that’s probably a good thing because this movie deserves your time, trust me! Especially if you’re an X-Men fan or for the ladies a Hugh Jackman fan (Yes he is shirtless in quite a few scenes). The Plot Hugh Jackman …

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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters LA Premiere

This month we check out the premiere of Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters in held at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, Hollywood. Jeremy Renner, left and Pihla Viitala arrive the Los Angeles premiere of “Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters” held at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre on Thursday, January 24, 2013 in Hollywood, Calif. Jeremy Renner who plays Hansel in Hansel & Gretel: Witch …

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Cosplay at STGCC 2012

If there is one big reason to bring your camera to a popular culture related event these days here in Singapore, it is to capture the many colourful sights of the many cosplayers that turn up. Cosplay has now moved on from being a niche hobby for a small group of people to one that is mainstream enough to be …

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Ruby Rocket

Ruby Leigh Young also known as Ruby Rocket first caught the attention of the cosplayer scene all the way here in Singapore from the United States with her portrayal of The Phoenix from X-Men a few years ago. From Austin TX, Ruby Rocket is an amazing burlesque dancer who has a thing for Superheroes and their costumes. She’s been a …

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Take That – Love Love Music Video

British pop group Take That has released the music video for their latest single, Love Love. The video is directed by AlexandLiane and shows the Take That members performing with a group of dancers parading around them. Each member sings from light emitting microphone stands with the video flickering in and out of recognition on them. You can also watch …

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X-Men: First Class “X-clusive” clip – Magic Trick

The first short clip from the upcoming Marvel superhero movie, X-Men: First Class has been released by Twentieth Century Fox. The clip from the Matthew Vaughn directed movie features Charles Xavier played by James McAvoy and Raven Darkholme played by Jennifer Lawrence demonstrating their mutant abilities to the CIA. X-Men: First Class opens in cinemas here 2nd June.  

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New X-Men: First Class Trailer

The new trailer for the upcoming Marvel superhero movie, X-Men: First Class has been released by Twentieth Century Fox. X-Men: First Class, following the classic Marvel mythology, charts the epic beginning of the X-Men saga.  Before Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) and Erik Lehnsherr (Michael Fassbender) took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers …

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