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And the Oscar goes to...plodding investigative journalism! Yeeeahh!!

And the Oscar goes to...plodding investigative journalism! Yeeeahh!!

W H ChongFeb 29, 20161 Comment

Finally, unflashy is recognized.

A Little Defence of Bridge of Spies

A Little Defence of Bridge of Spies

W H ChongOct 30, 2015

When did Steven Speilberg become Norman Rockwell? When did Tom Hanks become Jimmy Stewart?

Why I Dislike Tom Cruise

Why I Dislike Tom Cruise

W H ChongAug 18, 2015

Wildly successful, Mission: Impossible No.5 has restored the Cruise brand and introduced a blistering heroine to boot. So why don't I like Tom Superstar?

A Beach Boy and the Mystery of Art

A Beach Boy and the Mystery of Art

W H ChongJun 30, 20151 Comment

The excellent 'Love and Mercy', not only offers the story of Beach Boy Brian Wilson, it wonders about the mystery of art, and why we need, and do, it.

Summer Art Shortlist

Summer Art Shortlist

W H ChongJan 16, 2015

Diligently enjoying the holidays I neglected posting. Here's my summer art recommendations while the year is still half in bed and the roads are loose.

"Tim's Vermeer": Geeks, Technology and the Meaning of Art

W H ChongJul 25, 2014

Can a millionaire technogeek with a Vermeer-obsession learn to paint like the master and make art? An email exchange between a painter, a musician and a blogger…

The Great Gatsby and All That Bazz

The Great Gatsby and All That Bazz

W H ChongJun 11, 20134 Comments

Nick Carraway found Jay Gatsby admirable, but he was starting from a low base. "They were careless people, Tom and Daisy -- they smashed up things and creatures and then retreated back into their money ... and let other people clean up the mess they had made."

Eye Spy: visual art round up

Eye Spy: visual art round up

W H ChongMar 14, 20131 Comment

The Colin Laverty collection auction; catch Jeffrey Smart; Fred Williams in bloom; Cloud Atlas enjoyed.

Screwed-ball comedy: Silver Linings Playbook

Screwed-ball comedy: Silver Linings Playbook

W H ChongJan 30, 20134 Comments

Like it: Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper burn a fuse together.

Revenge movies Tarantino should make (and why I won't be seeing 'Django Unchained')

Revenge movies Tarantino should make (and why I won't be seeing 'Django Unchained')

W H ChongJan 23, 20138 Comments

Of: Tarantino's righteous violence ... The use of the N-word: reggiN, reggiN, reggiN! So there! ... And why, in a revenge fantasy, villains never suffer realistically.