Editorial

Figuring out April Ludgate

Figuring out April Ludgate

By Fabian Loo She might be apathetic, mean-spirited and lazy, but she’s easily one of Parks and Recreation’s most memorable characters. Between her dark humour and deadpan personality, April Ludgate has had her fair share of show-stealing scenes. One of which was voted by TIME […]

Going beyond genre conventions

Going beyond genre conventions

By Paige Lim Over the last few years, South Korea has been a hotbed of dissent and revolt, thanks to an ignominious presidential scandal, growing tensions over a controversial anti-missile system and the lingering tragedy of a ferry disaster. But if anything is to be […]

A Role in Tarantino Films?

A Role in Tarantino Films?

By Hayley Tai My first Tarantino film was unplanned and while I expected myself to enjoy the film, it left me confused. I had been doing a little research on action films and chanced upon Kill Bill, Vol. 1. The storyline was intriguing and compared […]

Wild (2014)

Wild (2014)

Cheryl Strayed’s life is in shambles. Her mother’s sudden death, a result of a virulent bout of lung cancer, has sent her into a spiraling depression. She starts having sex with complete strangers, leaving her husband with no choice but to abandon the marriage. The […]