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RISE: INI KALILAH!

We witnessed a global phenomenon right in our home when the world saw the longest reign of government come to a grand-scale change.   I’ll take a wild guess and say that most Malaysians across the world stayed anxiously in front of the news and on their mobile phones waiting for the results of GE14. Some experienced the long wait with their parents, while some gathered with fellow Malaysian brothers and sisters with hopeful hearts and constant prayers, in hopes of seeing our beloved Malaysia turn around for the better. And after the longest election result announcement wait of 5 dreading hours, sleepy-eyed yet still high-spirited and bold journalists come to reveal just how fed up they felt (as we...

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Every Malaysian's Must-Watch: ONE TWO JAGA

If you aren’t very keen on keeping up with our very own Malaysian cinema, perhaps this is the time to actually give it a try. And my pro tip is: You might want to start it with One Two Jaga for fresh impressions on our growing film industry.   (picture source) This film is worth forgetting The Nun and Munafik 2 for a while, because One Two Jaga tells films through realistic experiences through occurrences that may be quite familiar to most of us, although we sometimes choose not to acknowledge them considering how fabricated most of our lenses are. Get it?   ONE TWO JAGA, also dubbed “Crossroads” in international screens, is a film about Malaysian and foreign workers’...

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Why You Should Watch The Greatest Showman

(source: nuffnang.com) Truth be told, The Greatest Showman is what dreams are made of. Or rather, The Greatest Showman is what is made of dreams. Yes, the story tells a tale of the old’ chase for the American dream to make it “big”, minus the snazzy New York City skyline and blinding broadway on billboards. Every success starts small, and in The Greatest Showman it is the life of PT Barnum’s wild ambition of creating ‘the greatest show in the world’ all in the while battling harsh realities of life. Sounds like a typical story, so what’s so great about The Greatest Showman? Even if you’re not the musical-frenzy type, watching this film can be a thrilling experience. Here are...

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Anticipated Movies in 2018

(source: fromupnorth.com) Cinema is one of the best things that has ever happened to mankind. Since the uprising reign of media, movies have become more important to us than you think. It has enticed us with its visual beauty, a humanistic understanding of people, and the great appreciation of life as we know it. Over the years, movies have never ceased to disappoint us as they get better and better every year with state-of-the-art CGI and life-like cinematography which goes hand in hand with heartfelt stories that either break us or make us. With that being said, by no surprise at all cinema has yet to astonish us again as we step into the new year 2018. Movies that are...

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