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  • Terrace House: My secret, guilty pleasure for 2016

    The last few days of December (post christmas) can be a strangely, dangerous time. It’s that floaty period where you don’t really have to rush any work deadlines, but

  • Top 10 Favourite Films of All Time 2016

    It’s that time of the year again when we compile Top 10 lists for 2016 and as usual, we can’t seem to agree on a theme. So naturally, we did

  • Review: The Scapegoat (2012)

    Review by: MoonCroaker SCUM Rating: ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆ It was grownup family movie night at the homestead as my mother, wife and sat down to watch something we could

  • SCUFF 2016

    SINGAPORE CULT & UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL (SCUFF) 2016 After the overwhelming response to our experimental mini film festival (SCUMSCOPE) last year, we are happy to announce the return of

  • 10 Movie Trends That Defined 2015

    Mid-decade; Notable movie trends in 2015 as observed by Menstrual Bazin.   1. The Medium of Film Strikes Back: In 2014, there were 2 major 70mm releases: Interstellar

Terrace House: My secret, guilty pleasure for 2016

The last few days of December (post christmas) can be a strangely, dangerous time. It’s that floaty period where you don’t really have to rush any work deadlines, but neither can you go 100% Holiday mode as well. And it is [...]

January 6, 2017 Reviews

Top 10 Favourite Films of All Time 2016

It’s that time of the year again when we compile Top 10 lists for 2016 and as usual, we can’t seem to agree on a theme. So naturally, we did what any good b-grade film critic would do – revisit our Top 10 Favourite Films [...]

December 21, 2016 Features

Review: The Scapegoat (2012)

Review by: MoonCroaker SCUM Rating: ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆ It was grownup family movie night at the homestead as my mother, wife and sat down to watch something we could all like. With very different tastes running from murder mysteries, to sci-fi [...]

August 19, 2016 Reviews

SCUFF 2016

SINGAPORE CULT & UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL (SCUFF) 2016 After the overwhelming response to our experimental mini film festival (SCUMSCOPE) last year, we are happy to announce the return of the film festival for 2016, under the new name of SCUFF! This [...]

March 3, 2016 Events

10 Movie Trends That Defined 2015

Mid-decade; Notable movie trends in 2015 as observed by Menstrual Bazin.   1. The Medium of Film Strikes Back: In 2014, there were 2 major 70mm releases: Interstellar and Inherent Vice (35mm blow-up). Both were released on film ahead of [...]

January 15, 2016 Features

Top 10 Favourite Films of All Time

Every year end, all of us at SCUM will get together to discuss the best movies we have watched for that year, and try to come up with a Top 10 list of sorts. But somehow or other, said list has never [...]

December 31, 2015 Features

December 2015 Screening: Deathgasm + Death Race 2000

Til Death Do Us Part! End the year with a double dose of deadly dynamites – from a 70s Roger Corman cult classic, to the most talked-about surprise hit of 2015, the awesomely titled Deathgasm! You’d be better off dead if you miss these…. DEATHGASM — [...]

December 2, 2015 Events

Top 10 Cinephile Destinations

  Love Film, Will Travel. Foodies will fly halfway across the world to eat raw brains off a live donkey, while animal lovers fly to Germany to make sweet love to one. If you can pry a cinephile off their local [...]

November 18, 2015 Features

October 2015 Screening: SCUMScope – Singapore’s First Alternative Film Festival

ANNOUNCING SCUMSCOPE: SINGAPORE’S FIRST ALTERNATIVE FILM FESTIVAL After months of preparation and negotiations, we are proud to launch SCUMSCOPE – Singapore’s First Alternative Film Festival! It’s been a long and hard road, but we are glad to announce that it’s [...]

September 30, 2015 Events

12 Most Outrageous Dance Scenes

So you enjoyed those classic moves from Pulp Fiction, Napoleon Dynamite and Van Damme’s “cheesier-than-7-cheese-pizza” gooeyness in Kickboxer. Well, we dug through our SCUM archive to compile a dozen more to stir your loins…   12. Donga A 1985 Telugu [...]

September 1, 2015 Features