Posts in: Film

Turkish Star Wars Coming To Blu-Ray

0 comments / July 13, 2016

Many of us will remember the classic Turkish films we used to watch growing up. Especially Cüneyt Arkın films that not only entertained us but also showed us what a real man was all about. Bizim Cüneyt abi also starred in a ridiculous sci-fi movie called Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam (the man who saved the world) or as the rest ofRead more

Turkish Movie Stills Come Alive In Gif Form

0 comments / March 16, 2016

Cinemagraph is a term used to describe a cross between a still-image photograph and a piece of moving image work. Similar to a Gif its a still image made up with moving parts to make you wonder if you are watching a film or an image. Behance.net have created some fantastic animated gifs of classic Turkish filmsRead more

Turkish Star Wars

0 comments / December 17, 2015

With all the hype around Star Wars being released today, let’s not forget that back in the day Cüneyt Arkın starred in a Turkish budget remake of Star Wars. Thanks to YouTube, we now have the Turkish Star Wars film for you to watch right here: Enjoy.. May the Force be with you:

More Problems Turkish People Have

2 comments / April 30, 2015

You can never have enough Turkish problems being Turkish. Here are a few more. 1 – Never knowing which box to tick on an ethnic origin form There is nothing worse than filling out those forms. Am I middle eastern, am I eastern European? Am I white? Am I mixed? Why isn’t there an ‘Other’Read more

8 ways you know you was raised in a Turkish house

0 comments / April 19, 2015

There are many ways you know you were raised in a Turkish house. If I listed them all I would be here forever, but here are 8 ways you know you were raised in a Turkish house.   1 – Seeing this in your Nenes hand and not on her foot would scare the lifeRead more

Ingredients For A Turkish Soap (Dizi)

1 comment / April 17, 2015

Let’s face it, as much as we complain about them we can’t live without them. No I’m not talking about Maydonoz, I’m talking about Turkish Dizis (Soaps). Any show that can go for 4 hours excluding ad breaks makes our nenes, annes and even us turn our phones off, open a pack of fistik andRead more

Thursday Throwback – Chevy Chase Cola Turka

0 comments / April 9, 2015

How’s this for a Thursday Throwback. In the early 00s turks across the globe were given a reason to love an ad break (and god knows we have enough of them) Cola Turka, a new type of Cola paid probably a kings ransom to have actor and comedian Chevy Chase film adverts promoting how ColaRead more

New Movie Coming Soon Starring Bülent Ersoy

0 comments / January 19, 2015

Who needs Julia Roberts when you have Bülent Ersoy. Coming this summer it’s the romantic comedy about a rich guy who gets what he wants….. and Richard Gere: