Posts Tagged ‘The Actors Studio’


At A Plank Bridge

At A Plank Bridge

We have often heard our grandparents talk about their experience during the World War II in Malaysia – how the Japanese ruled our country with an iron fist, the cruelties and the harsh times that they faced during that time and how thankful they are to be able to enjoy living in a peaceful country now. Despite the harshness of it, many still seem to be inspired by the stories and the lessons that can be learnt from it. Although movies like Band of Brothers, Saving Private Ryan, Empire of the Sun and Schindler’s List makes an interesting watch, it also gives the viewers a glimpse of how life was during that time.

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Birdian Quartet and Sax Friends

Birdian Quartet and Sax Friends

When one thinks of saxophone music, one of the first things that comes to mind is Kenny G. For years, Kenny G has entertained us with many of his wonderfully relaxing and entertaining smooth saxophone pieces. Though saxophone music may not be very much in style these days, its music never fails to evoke a sense of peace to those who hear it.

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Tamilselvi Doesn’t Speak Tamil

Tamilselvi Doesn’t Speak Tamil

Ada udang, ada garam
Banyak orang, banyak ragam

The Malay proverb above basically means that in this colourful world, there are many types of people with many types of behaviour. Read more »

Monster Series II: duoduo, the little monster

Monster Series II: duoduo, the little monster

Monster Series II: duoduo, the little monster‘ is a story about a boy named Dong Dong. Being the only child, Dong Dong became the centre of attention for his parents and as a result, he became a spoilt child. All he needed to do to get whatever it is that he wanted to was to snap his fingers.

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World’s Best Movies

World’s Best Movies

It is undeniable that one of the best ways of unwinding after a long day’s work is catching a great movie. Though most of the movies that made it to our shores are deemed to be more suitable our Malaysian viewing, there are many other movies both local and international that are equally as engaging. For movie buffs who have enjoyed immensely the myriad spread of movies presented by klpac and The Actors Studio last year, here are more great movies for all to enjoy:-

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Si Putih and the 7 Makciks

Si Putih and the 7 Makciks

Everyone knows the tale of a beautiful young girl with hair as black as ebony, lips as red as blood and skin as white as snow, who had a stepmother who grew envious of her stepdaughter’s beauty. She summoned her hunter to kill the daughter and bring back her heart as proof. Faced with such innocence, the guard could not bring himself to do the evil deed and helped this fair maiden escape into the woods, where she stumbled upon a cottage own by seven colourful characters.

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