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Please vote!

So our little 80’s podcast has been submitted in to the Australian Podcast Awards. Aside from a judging panel award, there is also a popular vote as well. So if you could take a couple minutes out of your day and vote for us, we’d be enormously thankful!

Thanks for listening and go enjoy an eighties movie!

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A Retro Interview

This week both Gidgit and Angry spoke with Nick at his Blog Autisticnick about our Podcast. You can have a look at it here, highly recommend checking his blog!


You can have a read where we talk 80’s movies and how the Podcacst started HERE!


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2018 – Is your choice on the List?

Hoping you’ve all had a great Christmas and New Years, but here at the Retro Cinema we’re back in to it!

We’ve got movies galore on our minds and a couple of new Top Tens in the pipeline for you, but if you’re wanting to see your movie on our podcast sooner rather than later (and that’s already happened a few times) let us know what you’re wanting to see!

And if you have an idea for a Top Ten? Let us know!

Post a comment here, email us at

or hit us up on twitter @theretrocinema !

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Xmas Music from Lana!

As many of you know, the amazing singer Lana White ( @Lana_white_ ) does our amazing intro music.

Well she has a great new Xmas song just released! We love i and hope you will too!

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Upcoming radio interview 25th July (Australia)

So Gidgit and Angry will be chatting to Simon and Phil on the Victorian radio 3AW Nightline programme!

This will be Tuesday 25th July, from around 10pm (5am in Los Angeles, 1pm in London). We’ll be talking 80’s movies of course, and Angry will be in the studio with Gidgit phoning it in (in a good way!) We’re both bringing in our lists of our TOP 10 80’s movies and we’ll also be taking calls on peoples movies too!

Nightline with Phil and Simon

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Just wow!

Huge thank you from Gidgit, Angry and the Colonel for helping us hit such a big mark. It was something we’d hope to get to, but never this soon after starting from nothing but quoting 80s movies on Twitter.

For a topic of only 80s movies, you’ve certainly all shown us that these are still amazing films to watch and enjoy, even after all these years. To everyone that has taken the time to write, post, comment and simply just download an episode, thanks for your support, and boy, do we have a lot of movies still do … Read more

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The RC is now on Soundcloud!

With our affiliation to the ACPN group of podcasts The Retro Cinema is now available for your listening pleasure on the Soundcloud platform.

Click the image below to find us there!

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Love our intro? – Meet Lana White

We’ve had a lot of compliments given for our new intro theme to our podcast, so we thought we’d let you know who was behind it.

Lana is an American Singer Songwriter with a fantastic modern country sound we just love and we’re very grateful for her work in creating our introduction theme.

You can find her website HERE – and Lana is on Twitter also.

She has just released her new album, so take the time to check out her amazing work! Tell her hi from us 🙂


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Revamped Instagram!

Cold rainy day in Melbourne today, so naturally it’s a good time to get some work done. We’ve cleaned up and added heaps of GIFS to the instagram account to make it more entertaining for you!

Find it here


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The Retro Cinema joins the ACPN !

The ACPN is a curated network of podcasts that cover a huge range of pop culture topics and as of this week, The Retro Cinema joins the ACPN as one of the programs available alongside their other fantastic podcasts!

What does this mean for regular listeners? Nothing changes! It’s exciting because we get to have those fantastic movies we rave about out to a wider audience. We also get to support other great podcasters out there as well!

If you’d like to have a look at other programs available, head on over to: and check them out! Or search … Read more

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