Posts Tagged ‘commentary’

Apr 26, 2014

Scarlett Johansson’s Vagina, Under The Skin, and Exploitation of Ugly Adam

By Chongchen Saelee

I think “Under The Skin” may be quite overrated. If you’ve seen “Life Force”, you’ll get the same kind of pomp and hardcore sci-fi. If you want more titilation, then watch the “Species” franchise. I don’t doubt “Under The Skin” having some cool artsy sequences, but it’s possible it can become blase, if it isn’t already. No one comes up with anything new anymore. The fact that you get presented with an eyeball in an extended camera pull back should be enough clue, it’s done to death. (more…)

Jun 14, 2013

Man of Steel: Superman is a Murderer!

My companion video to my real Man of Steel review. Yup, it’s a little harsh. But I like to think. (more…)

Oct 22, 2012

Live commentary US Presidential Election 2012 Debate III

May 26, 2011

Nineteen Eighty Four 1984 film adaptation of George Orwell novel

Freedom isn’t free.
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Jun 6, 2010

Agent S vs. Agent Blue: The Battle of the Future

Originally posted on May 16, 2010

Eastfist.com - Agent S vs. Agent Blue Gladiators Fight in 5050

The story I’ve been working on, but will never see the light of day… Because no one wants to see a mighty Asian-American superhero. Especially one that wears red and is the good guy. The bad guy wears blue. That would be a first in American story telling (as far as I know).

So some would ask: why not just make your hero wear blue? Well, it would lose a lot of the meaning behind the design of the character and story, wouldn’t it? Of course, the deeper meaning is only one aspect. There’s also action, drama, romance, time-travel, betrayal, explosions, all the makings of a blockbuster. All the while erasing Asian-American stereotypes with stylized stereotypes.

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