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  • SCUFF 2017

    SINGAPORE CULT & UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL (SCUFF) 2017 A lonely farm girl with a disturbing secret, a tale of brotherhood forged in the unlikeliest of places, a badass female

  • 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

Review: Dogtooth (aka Kynodontas) [2009]

Review by Topo Sanchez SCUM Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The sea is a leather armchair with wooden legs. A zombie is a yellow flower. A highway is a gently blowing breeze. Welcome to the wonderfully weird world of [...]

May 16, 2013 Reviews

Interview with Lost in the Miso

We had a little chat with Lost in the Miso recently, have a read here. Its good to know there are like-minded people out there who love what we love. Keep on keepin’ on! [...]

May 11, 2013 Archive

Gatchaman!

I guess the wait’s finally over after all these years. Gatchaman is scheduled for release in theatres on 24 August! Check it out! http://gatchaman-movie.jp/ [...]

May 9, 2013 News

Review: Riki Oh – The Story of Ricky (1991)

Review by Monkey Fist SCUM Rating : ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The film is an adaption of the original Japanese manga and it’s a close second to Peter Jackson’s “Braindead” as the goriest film ever made! Rivers of blood [...]

May 8, 2013 Reviews

R.I.P., Ray Harryhausen, 92

Pioneering stop-motion model animator, Ray Harryhausen has died at the age of 92. Ray’s ground-breaking work in the Sinbad movies, Jason and the Argonauts and more, has influenced and thrilled generations of film makers and moviegoers, SCUM members included. We [...]

May 8, 2013 News, Tributes
Giant God Warrior Invades Tokyo!

Giant God Warrior Invades Tokyo!

Just when you thought Gamera and Godzilla have done enough damage to the beautiful city, well guess what? Studio Ghibli produced the following live-action 8-minute clip of mass destruction! Check out the following article from digitaljournal.com for details and more [...]

May 7, 2013 News

Trunk Records 50p Fridays

If you’re not already on Jonny Trunk’s mailing list, you may have missed out on his excellent 50p Friday Offers. Every Friday, Jonny puts up a collection of MP3s for, you guessed it, 50 pence. Apart from interesting releases by [...]

May 7, 2013 News, Soundtracks
Jarmusch vampire flick to premier at Cannes 2013

Jarmusch vampire flick to premier at Cannes 2013

On top of the Jodorwsky film autobiography, the Cannes line-up looks very interesting this year, with a late addition to the competition from SCUM favorite, Jim Jarmusch. Premiering his first vampire flick, ‘Only Lovers Left Alive’, Jarmusch will no doubt [...]

April 29, 2013 News
Jodorowsky film autobiography to premier at Cannes 2013

Jodorowsky film autobiography to premier at Cannes 2013

We’re extremely excited to hear that Alexandro Jodorowsky’s film autobiography ‘The Dance of Reality’ will premier at Cannes next month. It will apparently screen with a documentary about Jodorowsky’s failed attempt in the 1970s to film ‘Dune’ (with Salvador Dali, [...]

April 24, 2013 News
New Cronenberg releases on Blu-ray

New Cronenberg releases on Blu-ray

By Mountain Monkey Fans of David Cronenberg will be pleased with the recent slew of classics being released  on Blu-ray. Unfortunately, the discs come from various distributors in different locales, so a region-free player would be very useful: The Brood [...]

April 24, 2013 News