2001: A Space Odyssey – The Greatest Sci-Fi Movie Of All Time

2001: A Space Odyssey – The Greatest Sci-Fi Movie Of All Time From primitive apes to a murderous AI Machine, to the balletic space ships floating through the massive void, 2001: A Space Odyssey was ahead of its time. The vision of Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C Clarke changed the science fiction genre for decades….

How David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance’ Helped Shine A Light On Racism

How David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance’ Helped Shine A Light On Racism David Bowie’s 1983 worldwide smash hit single, ‘Lets Dance‘, reached number one worldwide. Its feel-good sound and catchy guitar brought Bowie a whole new audience. For Australia’s Aboriginal people though, the song has a much more significant effect by shining a light on the country’s…

2001: A Space Odyssey – The Greatest Sci-Fi Movie Of All Time.

2001: A Space Odyssey – The Greatest Sci-Fi Movie Of All Time. From primitive apes to a murderous AI Machine. To the balletic space ships floating through the massive void, 2001: A Space Odyssey was ahead of its time. Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C Clarke’s vision changed the science fiction genre for the decades that…

Dolly Parton 9 to 5: The Making Of An Anthem

Dolly Parton 9 To 5: The Making Of An Anthem When Jane Fonda approached Dolly Parton about staring in a new film entitled 9 To 5, Dolly’s response was, “I’ll only do it if I can write the theme song”. Who would have thought at that moment, the song that came into being from that…

The Connection Between NASA Bowie And Kubrick

The Connection Between NASA, Bowie And Kubrick The Connection Between NASA, Bowie and Kubrick does not seem obvious. But dig a little deeper and it becomes clear of how Bowie was inspired to write his stunning debut single using inspiration from one of the world’s greatest film directors and NASA’s Moon landing. Space Oddity On…

‘Jaws’: The Movie That Changed The World

‘Jaws’: The Movie That Changed The World Not only did Jaws change the way people swan in the sea, it also changed the way we watch movies. It’s not too much of a stretch to also say that Jaws is the movie that changed the world. Jaws took a staggering $470 million at the box…

The Best Street Art In Bangkok And Where To Find It

The Best Street Art In Bangkok And Where To Find It Street art may not be the first thing that springs to mind when you think about Bangkok. But, thanks to Bukruk Urban Arts Festivals in 2013 and 2016 which involved artists from all over the globe as well as Thailand creating masterpieces all over…

The Gruesome Past of Bangkok’s Wat Saket

The Gruesome Past of Bangkok’s Wat Saket For many people, Wat Saket, or The Golden Mount as it’s more commonly known is a must-see when visiting Bangkok. With its temple sitting high atop an 80-foot human-made mound the Golden Mount offers views as far as the eye can see. Its huge golden chedi sparkles in…