Author: Shazwan Zulkiffli

REVIEW BADANG: Filem Adiwira Yang Menarik?

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Badang, filem adiwira yang menarik? Dari segi kualiti, sudah semestinya tidak. Dari segi seni? Juga tidak, cuma  apa yang menarik tentang Badang – bagaimana filem yang hambar dan boleh dikategorikan sebagai hasil kerja yang sungguh mengaibkan ditayangkan di pawagam? Persoalannya saja yang menarik untuk aku. Untuk menonton filem adiwira Melayu ini agak sukar, tapi bukanlah seperti filem Black Maria, Black Panther, atau apa-apa yang Black seperti yang Dato’ ceritakan. Kalau hendak menonton filem Star Wars yang baru, mungkin para peminat perlu menempah tiket wayang sekurang-kurangnya seminggu sebelum hari/malam tayangan. Badang? Aku terpaksa Google untuk mencari pawagam...

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The Best CNY Ads in 2018

By Shazwan Zulkiffli This Lunar New Year kicked off in style this year – little to no tragedy occurred on the first day, new CNY apps surfaced and malls were decorated a month prior to the celebrations. In full Malaysian style, what’s a festivity without its tearjerkers? This year, giant conglomerates added a bit more spice to that broth to bring you a whole playlist of good CNY ads for you and your family to enjoy. Petronas CNY 2018: A Long Way Home Petronas explores a classic tearjerker that can become a powerful weapon for your parents to use...

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Paramore cancel Jakarta show at the last minute

By A.Akbar Pop outfit Paramore canceled their Jakarta show at the very last minute, which caused an uproar among their South East Asian fans. Fans travelled from all across South East Asia to watch the Tennessee-based band perform their latest set of material from their freshly-directed After Laughter album. Since morning, attendees were seen gathered at the front door of the venue at Kemayoran, only to wait for more than 6 hours to get the heartbreaking news when on-ground event coordinators quietly told a few of them that Paramore will not be performing and that a formal announcement was...

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Gym junkies, men with beards are gay and other LGBT stereotypes by Sinar Harian

by Shazwan Zulkiffli Malaysian newspapers say the darndest things. From inappropriate headlines to insensitive pictures of car crash victims, there’s a whole archive of newspaper bloopers that are facepalm-worthy. But this may just be the one to shame us in the eyes of the world. According to Sinar Harian, there are four major ‘addictions’ that are difficult to be cured. 1. Drugs 2, Sodomy 3. Pornography 4. Bisexuality The post, which was first uploaded on Facebook by a concerned netizen, received the info from Sinar Harian’s hard copy. The post then went viral on Facebook, and now being talked...

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