Author: Richie A

Disney+ Hotstar has unveiled a number of promotional stills from its upcoming Chinese language drama, Small & Mighty. A light-hearted and self-exploratory courtroom comedy, the series is directed by Hsu Fu Xiang, the Golden Bell Award winner for the highly acclaimed 16 Summers, and features a strong cast, including Chen Bo Lin, who most recently worked on the Disney+ Hotstar reality show Extreme Forest, and popular Taiwanese actress Puff Kuo. This engaging drama-comedy explores various social phenomena and legal disputes and also stars up-and-coming actors Phil Hou and A-Shi. Centred around the illustrious life and career of Liu Lang (Chen…

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The Game of Thrones prequel is almost upon us. With the arrival of House of the Dragon, HBO has unveiled the official key art for the series. Based on George R.R. Martin’s “Fire & Blood,” the series, set 200 years before the events of Game of Thrones, tells the story of House Targaryen. House of the Dragon stars Paddy Considine, Matt Smith, Olivia Cooke, Emma D’Arcy, Steve Toussaint, Eve Best, Fabien Frankel, Sonoya Mizuno, and Rhys Ifans. Additional cast members of the HBO Original series include Milly Alcock, Bethany Antonia, Phoebe Campbell, Emily Carey, Harry Collett, Ryan Corr, Tom Glynn-Carney,…

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After delving in the superhero genre with Doctor Strange, director Scott Derrickson returns to his terror roots with The Black Phone. Partnering again with the foremost brand in the genre, Blumhouse, the new horror thriller stars Ethan Hawke. The Black Phone revolves around Finney Shaw, a shy but clever 13-year-old boy, who is abducted by a sadistic killer and trapped in a soundproof basement where screaming is of little use. When a disconnected phone on the wall begins to ring, Finney discovers that he can hear the voices of the killer’s previous victims. And they are dead set on making…

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Get ready to return to Westworld on HBO. The acclaimed HBO Original sci-fi series returns for its fourth season on Monday, June 27. The new season, which delves into a dark exploration of the destiny of sentient life on earth, will debut its eight-episode fourth season same time as the U.S. on Monday, June 27 at 9am only on HBO (Astro Ch 411) and HBO GO. There’s also a same day encore at 10pm on HBO. Subsequent episodes of Westworld will follow every Monday exclusively on HBO.  Check out the trailer here. The Emmy-winning HBO Original drama series will continue…

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Nostalgia seems to be the theme for Malaysian viewers in May judging by the Top 10 charts by JustWatch. According to the streaming guide, old shows edged out new competition on most streaming platforms in the past month. The arrival of Top Gun: Maverick in cinemas was enough to propel the original Top Gun film to the top of the movie charts in May. Granted the interest fuelled by the long-awaited sequel was enough enticement for audiences to re-watch the 80s original starring Tom Cruise. The film can be currently streamed on HBO GO. Not surprising superheroes continue to be…

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The wait is nearly over. In T-10 days, the super-sized, epic conclusion of Stranger Things 4 premieres on 1st July with Episodes 408 and 409, only on Netflix. Can’t wait till 1st July to finally find out what’s to happen to our friends in Hawkins, California, and Russia? You’re in luck as we have your first glimpse into Stranger Things 4: Volume 2. Check out the trailer here. Here’s a recap It’s been six months since the Battle of Starcourt, which brought terror and destruction to Hawkins. Struggling with the aftermath, our group of friends are separated for the first…

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From the Shrek universe comes everyone’s favourite feline warrior. Puss in Boots: The Last Wish sees the daring outlaw embark on a new adventure as the latest trailer proves. For the first time in more than a decade, DreamWorks Animation presents a new adventure in the Shrek universe as daring outlaw Puss in Boots discovers that his passion for peril and disregard for safety have taken their toll. Puss has burned through eight of his nine lives, though he lost count along the way. Getting those lives back will send Puss in Boots on his grandest quest yet. Academy Award…

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Love Spider-Man? Well, then you may want to check out Disney+ sometime soon. Starting June 17, Disney+ has added several Spider-Man films to its extensive library. Joining the superhero catalogue on the streamer are five Spider-Man films and Venom (2018) as well. The list of Spider-Man films and launch dates coming to Disney+ can be found below: Spider-Man 2 (2004) In “Spider-Man 2,” Tobey Maguire returns as the mild-mannered Peter Parker, who is juggling the delicate balance of his dual life as college student and a superhuman crime fighter. Peter’s life becomes even more complicated when he confronts a new…

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Get ready to meet a new generation of Little Liars. The Max original series, Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, will debut its ten-episode season on HBO GO. Three episodes will air the same time as the U.S. on Thursday, July 28 only on the streamer. Two new episodes will follow on the subsequent Thursdays, August 4 and 11, with the final three episodes debuting August 18. Executive produced and written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Riverdale, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) and co-executive produced and written by Lindsay Calhoon Bring (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina), this dark take on the teen melodrama introduces a…

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Jack Black is back as Po in Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight. The new animated sequel from DreamWorks Animation sees the comedian returning to voice his most bodacious role. This new adventure arrives exclusively on Netflix on 14 July 2022. In this new Kung Fu Panda adventure, Po has to face new challenges. When a mysterious pair of weasels set their sights on a collection of four powerful weapons, Po must leave his home to embark on a globe-trotting quest for redemption and justice that finds him partnered up with a no-nonsense English knight named Wandering Blade voiced by…

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