SDCC: The Hobbit panel

Dec 2nd, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 6 min read

It’s just over a week before The Hobbit, the long awaited follow-up to the Lord of the Rings, reaches Singapore. So I thought I’d add to the already feverish anticipation with my very own Hobbit experience. Here’s a recap of what happened at The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey panel at this year’s San Diego Comic Convention in July, where I was present.

SDCC: A Man Of Steel, Indeed

Jul 16th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture, On Travel incoherentboy 7 min read

Man Of Steel, the latest Superman reboot, re-tells the eternal story: on a dying planet, a helpless babe is sent away in a tiny spaceship by his loving parents. It lands on a faraway place called Earth, where he is adopted by a loving couple with no children to call their own. Growing up to discover that he has superpowers, he decides to use them for the good of all mankind. He calls himself Superman, and becomes the greatest hero the world has ever known.

SDCC: Django Unchained

Jul 14th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 5 min read

Ladies and gentlemen: Quentin Tarantino is back, and coming with him is Jamie Foxx, Leonardo Dicaprio, Christoph Waltz and of course, Samuel L. Motherf***ing Jackson. This time round, QT’s latest masterpiece is called Django Unchained, coming out December 25 in the US, and Foxx his chosen leading man. It’s the story of Django (Foxx), a 19th century slave turned bounty hunter in the deep South…