Category: General Entertainment

A Quiet Place review: Unparalleled horror in silence

by Norain F WARNING: Spoiler alert! Set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland with depleting resources where hypersensitive hearing extraterrestrial creatures hunt humans to the brink of extinction, ‘A Quiet Place’ may seem a little cliché at first. But for someone who has never starred in a horror movie, much less directed one, John Krasinski has certainly astonished film critics and horror movie enthusiasts alike, garnering $71 million after just a few days of release. Also starring in the movie is John Krasinski’s real-life wife, Emily Blunt, who plays an expectant mother just a few days away from her due date....

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Calpis gives you Wings – Or Maybe just Balloons

Calpis, one of Japan’s most popular cultured milk drinks is helping its ambassadors reach new heights today, with an interesting campaign that involves celebrities Harith Iskander, Zizan Razak and Siti Nordiana taking to the skies like Carl Fredricksen in the Pixar movie Up with the help of helium balloons strapped to their waists. The event was held to promote Calpis’ new range of Fibre drinks – a drink that combines the trademark health benefits of live cultured milk with the digestive enhancing qualities of fibre, all in one delicious package.   “As a singer who performs for fans, I...

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INTERVIEW: Finding Adventure on the Worst Vacations Ever

By Aaron Lim Discovery Channel’s brand new show, WORST VACATION EVER, follows the adventures of celebrity brothers KC and Troy Montero as the duo boldly relive the worst and most unbelievable holiday anecdotes they can find – from pole dancing in the Philippines to Muay Thai matches in Thailand. Join us as we talk to the brothers about their adventures and what it takes to have fun in the weirdest situations. Hi, this is Aaron from The Level. Troy: Hi, nice to meet you. KC: Hey, nice to meet you.   Hey.  So, just to get started, do you...

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Traveloka’s CNY advertisement may give you the feels

By Shazwan Zulkiffli The festive season is back along with its influx of emotional advertisements done right by companies such as Petronas or TNB. This year, travel app Traveloka may have hit homerun quite early with their new CNY advertisement titled ‘Wander with Wonder’. The story follows a single mother, who drives a taxi to support his one and only son. The woman, who loves travelling and dreams of going to France, tries her best to make her son’s life interesting despite hurdles and challenges along the way. It’s been awhile since an advertisement this short and concise made...

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REVIEW: Justice League

By Matt Liew   DC’s Justice League had us waiting with bated breath. Yes, we haven’t exactly had the greatest opinion of recent DC movies (see: BvS Review & Suicide Squad Review), but we were hoping that Justice League would do better. Our spoiler-free opinions after the jump: Notable scenes shown in the trailers are funnier in the trailer than in the movie Taking a leaf out of Marvel’s page, Justice League is jam-packed with memorable & quotable moments. While being breath of fresh air for DC, Justice League had the misfortune of showing off more than half of...

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