You. Yes, the one reading this now. We’re giving you more than one reason to get off your butt and enjoy this wonderful weekend. Now go forth, watch the latest movies, hear the latest tunes and get busy this weekend, Stuff-style.
After this film, you’ll probably never look at Daniel Radcliffe in the same Harry Potter light anymore. He plays Ig Perrish, a man falsely accused of raping and murdering his own girlfriend. When he wakes up and realises he’s grown horns that have the power to make people reveal their deepest secrets, he sets out to clear his name and bring his girlfriend’s real killer to justice.
Watch: The Interview
North Korea - the butt of jokes everywhere. In this episode of life, a film takes pot shots at it by featuring two celebrity journalists who somehow manage to land an interview with Kim Jong-un and are ordered by the CIA to assassinate him. The film probably received its highest form of validation when the hermit state’s official news agency condemned it.
Attend: Singapore Writers’ Festival
Love writing? This local literary festival is for you. Partake in one of the many symposiums, workshops and even literary meals or go the whole hog by purchasing a 10 day festival pass. Word.
Listen: La Isla Bonita by Deerhoof
Noise is sometimes music, especially when it’s coming from American punk band Deerhoof. Recorded live in the guitarist’s basement, it’s a throwback to a simpler and less manufactured time in the music industry. Curious about what it sounds like? The album was apparently recorded during a “weeklong sleepover arguing over whether to try and sound like Joan Jett or Janet Jackson”. Go figure.