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Movie Review – Real Steel – Bang Bang BOOM

In the near-future, where the sport of boxing has gone hi-tech, Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title when 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots took over the ring. Now nothing but a small-time promoter, Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one […]

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Movie Review – Red – Old People Rock!

Frank, Joe, Marvin, and Victoria used to be the CIA’s top agents — but the secrets they know just made them the Agency’s top targets. Now framed for assassination, they must use all of their collective cunning, experience and teamwork to stay one step ahead of their deadly pursuers and stay alive. To stop the […]

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Movie Review – Resident Evil: Afterlife – Scary Zombies Wuwu

In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice, continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some unexpected help from an old friend. A new lead that promises a safe haven […]

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KL Dragons vs Philippine Patriots Basketball at MABA KL

Finally there is a decent quality local basketball scene with the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL), it currently contains 6 teams from the ASEAN region with perhaps more being added next year. The current teams are: Philippine Patriots Satria Muda BritAma (Indonesia) Singapore Slingers KL Dragons Brunei Barracudas Thailand Tigers I used to play basketball quite […]

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Movie Review – Quantum of Solace – Bourne Again?!

Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White who reveals the organization which blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined. I was looking forwards to this movie (the […]

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Movie Review – Wanted – Better Than Expected!

25-year-old Wes was the most disaffected, cube-dwelling drone the planet had ever known. His boss chewed him out hourly, his girlfriend ignored him routinely and his life plodded on interminably. Everyone was certain this disengaged slacker would amount to nothing. There was little else for Wes to do but wile away the days and die […]

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Movie Review – Hancock – ASSHOLE!

A hard-living superhero who has fallen out of favor with the public enters into a questionable relationship with the wife of the public relations professional who’s trying to repair his image. This is a movie I was looking forward to for some time as Will Smith is really growing as an actor, apart from that […]

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Movie Review – Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull – Whipsnapping!

In 1957, Indiana Jones is thrust back in action, venturing into the jungles of South America in a race against Soviet agents to find the mystical Crystal Skull. So Indy is finally back with the 4th part and high expectations with the first Indiana Jones movie back in 1981 being one of the best movies […]

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Movie Review – I Am Legend – Jumpy

After the outbreak of a lethal virus in 2009, in 2012 U.S. Army virologist Lieutenant Colonel Robert Neville is left as the last healthy human along with his trusty dog in New York City and possibly the entire world. For three years, Neville is trying to discover a cure for this disease and to find […]

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Movie Review – Vantage Point – Starts Slow

Thomas Barnes and Kent Taylor are two Secret Service agents assigned to protect President Ashton at a landmark summit on the global war on terror. When President Ashton is shot moments after his arrival in Spain, chaos ensues and disparate lives collide in the hunt for the assassin. In the crowd is Howard Lewis, an […]

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