Movie review: MOTHER! (2017) (spoiler review)

Darren Aronofsky’s mother! is equal parts exhilarating and frustrating, sometimes simultaneously. It is the most daring, audacious, controversial, “out-there” studio picture since, well, Paramount’s and Aronofsky’s own Noah back in 2014 – a film I greatly enjoyed but others I know hated immensely. That one excitingly merged Biblical theology with Aronofsky’s own philosophy and conventional … More Movie review: MOTHER! (2017) (spoiler review)

Movie Review: YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME / 海墘新路 (2017)

  *Now showing in Malaysian cinemas. The hype for Saw Teong Hin’s You Mean the World to Me built up a great deal of anticipation and anxiety within Penangites, and to an extent Malaysians as a whole. Dozens of local publications and broadcast agencies touted the film as the first-ever feature length motion picture to … More Movie Review: YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME / 海墘新路 (2017)