Category Archives: About Movies

Mulan

It is much anticipated. Even before the first trailer aired. A Western studio’s interpretation of a Chinese folklore. Disney, no less. With its 1998 animated version to boot. When was the last time there was such a similar ‘big movie’? … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

I finally watched ‘A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood’. I don’t know anything about this film, except having an impression that it might be a cross between Pee-wee Herman and Sesame Street, perhaps with the quirkiness of a Tim Burton … Continue reading

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The Invisible Man

Do you know of this movie, ‘Wait Until Dark’? A 1967 film with Audrey Hepburn as a blind woman who is attacked in her own home. She waits until it’s dark, then breaks all the lamps so that the attacker, … Continue reading

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Late Night

In show business, a most talented artiste will still need the perfect platform to shine. With a combination of factors, including a big dose of luck, this can happen. And we have seen this happen. How an artiste sparkle, and … Continue reading

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1917

I remember there was a night when I was training as a cadet soldier. I thought I could not go on. It was an endless exercise of search and destroy in the mountains of Kaoshiung in Taiwan. Out of the … Continue reading

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