Movie Face-Off: Bad Education vs. Keanu

Bad Education (2016) VS Keanu (2016) Or should I say The Brit vs The Yanks? Bad Education and Keanu both represent the first feature lenght outing of talented comedians Jack Whitehall, and the duo Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele. Both of them bursting into the comedic scene during the year 2012, Whitehall with his stand-up that won him…

Genre Spotlight: Family Film

When people hear “family film”, a genre that is synonymous to children’s film, they almost always think that it will be “kid’s stuff”. The bad ones have the triple whammy: saccharine, sentimental and sanitized. The worst ones are terribly condescending to their intended audience, the children. They seem to be clueless about how much a child…

Movie Dare: The Results

Okay this is a long overdue post. But better late than never, they say. So here we are having accomplished our respective Movie Dares! And we are happy to report zero casualties. Nobody unfriended anybody…yet. Without further ado, we present the Movie Dare 2015 results post! (Finally!) End of Watch (2012) by David Ayer Upon learning that…

Movie Dare: The Introduction

We at WAM decided that our movie watching limits could stand a little stretching. Therefore we would like to introduce Movie Dare 2015. The whole set up is simple. Through random pickings, we each get a name of a fellow WAM contributor whom we shall direct our dare to. The darer may choose any movie and for…

Why We Love Movies

Movie watching has always been a personal experience. Sure you might go see one with your buddies at home, or with the crowds in a packed theater. And yeah, it starts out as a communal experience. But once the screen flickers to life and you see the first frame, movie watching becomes personal. It’s just…

Director Spotlight: Edgar Wright

Edgar Wright in a Nutshell: Inside the chest of Edgar Wright beats the heart of a true film geek. Armed with a Super 8 camera, his teenage years were spent making short films. And at a young age of twenty, he started his foray into the big world of film making with an independent movie…

Earliest Movie Memories

Why, hello there! If you find yourself reading this, I am pretty sure you are a lover of movies. Or you got bonked on the head and  you really have no idea why you are here. Either way, we’ll take it! Okay, back to movies. This being our introductory post, we decided to dig deep…