Posts Tagged ‘Media & Entertainment’

Does Berjaya HVN Really Have Rights Reproducing Thomas & Friends?

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

My son’s current favorite series are Special Agent OSO and the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. He sometimes still watches Thomas & Friends. He can recognize Thomas in Toys ‘R’ Us even from the entrance a hundred meters away. I’ve been looking high and low for high quality, and updated DVDs for him to watch in the […]

Malaysian TV Translation Standards

Thursday, November 12th, 2009

Show: The Unit Scene: Jonas (Snake Doctor) was tied up and a terrorist was looking over him Dialog as I remember it: Terrorist: (drinking something hot) Jonas: Can I have some water please? Terrorist: (looking at Jonas, then walked over to him, splashed the hot drink on Jonas) Terrorist: Sorry, I missed And the Malay […]

Zee Avi

Monday, June 15th, 2009

A friend posted a link in Facebook to Zee’s video on YouTube, and I started to look for her songs. I really love her music and voice, as there is a certain old feeling to it, not quite the same but I can relate her to Norah Jones. And I commented on that Facebook link: […]

SpongeBob SquarePants

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

I have been working from home for almost a month now, and to cope with loneliness from the lack of company and with the noise produced by the work next door I always have my TV turned on while working. I used to hear about SpongeBob and I know what he is but never bothered […]

Memoirs of A Geisha

Wednesday, February 8th, 2006

I watched the movie Memoirs of A Geisha last Saturday. As always, I was quite reluctant to watch it at first. This is due to the fact that the main characters of Sayuri and Mameha are played by Chinese instead of Japanese (Sayuri – Zhang Ziyi, Mameha – Michelle Yeoh). I have nothing again Chinese […]

Movies!

Friday, February 3rd, 2006

Narnia II – Prince Caspian is in the making. I was skeptical about Narnia until I really watched it. It was good. At least now I have an alternative to Harry Potter (which is going to have only one last instalment after The Goblet of Fire). The next big screen instalment from the books of […]