Tim Tan Huynh

1980s tag

Aliens and Terminator 2: Judgement Day

1 Nov 2016 — These beloved sci-fi movies combine action and suspense. They also work as horror movies: the basis of each story is the protagonists' isolated struggle to survive against now-iconic monsters. Read post

Friday Night Lights

14 Aug 2015 — For a decade, I've been daydreaming about high-school football practices in early-morning August heat of a dusty Texan town. I have Friday Night Lights, both the book and its movie adaptation, to thank. Read post

Dallas Buyers Club

25 Jun 2015 — Some aspects are contrived and predictable, but overall this 2014 nominee for Best Picture lives up to the hype because of its unusual plot and charismatic leads. Read post