Hardbodies

Back in the 60’s, Frankie and Annette would head down to the beach for some good clean all-American fun. Things changed in the 80’s. Oh, the beach was still there, but that “good clean” part…that floated out to sea on a piece of driftwood never to be seen again. The main concern now was getting…

Just the Way You Are

The era of the Brat Pack officially launched in 1984, but paving the way for them just a few years earlier was Kristy McNichol. She earned both fame and critical praise for her Emmy nominated role on the series Family and went on to appear in films like The End and Little Darlings. By 84,…

1984-a-thon Day 1

Well, here we go! The 1984-a-thon is in full swing. Each day I’ll post links to several of the reviews being posted by our awesome group of contributors. Be sure to visit, link, comment, tweet, etc. Here is a our first batch of reviews. Enjoy! – It’s only fitting that in 1984 there was a…

Iceman

It is a scientific fact that dinosaurs, monsters, Captain America, and especially cavemen can survive beyond their natural lifespan by suddenly being frozen in ice to be thawed out by well-meaning scientists sometime in the future. This isn’t just movie magic folks…this stuff is legit! If only. Of course, most of the time the unfrozen…

1984-A-Thon Begins!

You’ve been waiting all summer, but now the time is finally here! The 1984-a-Thon begins tomorrow! I have long held the belief that 1984 is the greatest of all movie years. Since this year is the 30th anniversary of 84, it seemed like the perfect time to celebrate these movies. I was absolutely blown away…