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  • Bad Rap

    Bad Rap

    ★★

    Despite some impressive footage curated, the documentary, Bad Rap sidesteps some of the other issues such as cultural appropriation, the model minority trope of being well educated, geeks & how the artists seek to dismantle this stereotype image of Asians & Asian Americans. The four subjects of this feature are Dumbfoundead of Koreatown, Los Angeles, Queens' Rekstizzy, Lyricks, who hails from West Virginia whose Christian faith acts as a source of his work and last but not least, Awkwafina and her amusing…

  • CyberTracker

    CyberTracker

    ★★½

    Z-movie version of The Terminator, the first 45 mins is of The Terminator and after that, it turns into a Robocop 3 turned Predator movie where Don The Dragon Wilson finds solace in a bunch of freedom fighters types and they are randomly killed off, one-by-one. This is the first Don Wilson movie I've seen and so far he's...... not bad, but he lacks personality and besides his martial arts and Asian looks, he doesn't have anything else going for…

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  • Hard Target

    Hard Target

    ★★★★★

    Hong Kong director John Woo made his mark back in his native country with hits such as The Killer and Hard Boiled starring Chow Yun-Fat back in the late 1980s. It wasn't long until he arrived in Hollywood that he unleashed his brand of Western-based high -octane violence and heavy-handed gunplay to the masses. 1993's Hard Target was Woo's U.S debut and his first film that starred predominantly Western-based actors. The character of Chance was originally going to be played…

  • Crazy Rich Asians

    Crazy Rich Asians

    if this film didn't have 'Asians' in the title but something else, had a White cast and Julia Roberts, Meg Ryan, Jennifer Aniston, Sandra Bullock, these so-called critics raving about this film would be saying this is predictable, cliched and throwaway. So, what's the difference? Why just because it has an Asian cast, should it be exempt from any form of criticism and flaws that it has?

    Yes I am Asian, but I am not a huge admirer of most…