Tim Tan Huynh

fiction tag

Animal Farm

28 Dec 2017 — Like any good allegory, this one is both ridiculous and relevant. Its story is bittersweetly ironic, considering the dual meaning of "revolution." Read

Watchmen

26 Dec 2017 — This comic-book series is at the pinnacle of its medium. Read

Gomorra La Serie, episode 109

27 Apr 2017 — Genny moves forward with his ambitious plans but he unknowingly rankles Ciro, who uses an impressionable teenager to disrupt the prospect of peace and prosperity. Read

Gomorra La Serie, episode 108

6 Mar 2017 — Genny carries physical and psychological scars as he oversees an ambitious political plan. He distances himself from Imma and Ciro. Read

Ghost World

30 Dec 2016 — This early-2000s indie movie is an adaptation of a late-1990s graphic novel that has a timeless story about teen angst and tenuous friendship. Read

Toy Story

23 Nov 2016 — This classic and historic animated movie has forever changed its industry. Read

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

Chi-Raq

20 Sep 2016 — This modern re-imagining of a classical play is disappointing, but its subject matter is topical and thought-provoking. Read

The Deer Hunter

30 May 2016 — The 1979 Oscar winner for Best Picture is epic and, surprisingly, understated. Read

Go Set a Watchman

28 Jul 2015 — Two weeks have passed since the highly anticipated release of the follow-up to Harper Lee's masterpiece. This sequel is disappointing, but I can appreciate it as a reflection of the real world. Read