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022 – The Breakfast Club

This week – we’re all in detention – on a Saturday no less! Lets face it, we’re all a brain and an athlete and a basket case a princess and a criminal…

Enjoy being part of the Breakfast Club!

 

 

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020 – Crocodile Dundee

G’day mates! This week it’s Australia Day so in honour of that we look at one of the biggest movies of 1986, Crocodile Dundee. Now podcasting with genuine Aussie Accents! Crikey!

 

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019 – Trading Places

This week we laugh all over again at the hilarious comedy from 1983 Trading Places. We’ve got Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy and the gorgeous Jamie Lee Curtis. Also – The Retro Cinema legend, Frank Oz!

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017 – When Harry Met Sally

This week we look at one of the biggest Rom-Coms of all time, When Harry Met Sally. Starring Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan and the wonderful Carrie Fisher.

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015 – Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

This week we’re off to the French Riviera for a little sun, holidaying and hijinks as Michael Caine and Steve Martin try and best each other in the hilarious comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels!

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(Side note – this podcast is going out on the exact same day as when the original film was released in 1988. Spooky – we only just found out after recording it!)

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013 – An American Werewolf In London

This week we’re checking out the 1981 classic An American Werewolf In London. Combining comedy and horror with a good dose of gore, AAWIL is a film that helped redefine just what was possible with makeup before CGI invaded our screens. And we’re looking at an early example of the (now) film genre of Comedy/Horror. It’s a classic for a reason kids!

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And here’s what Angryman was talking about in terms of what was really happening (Spoiler Alert)

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012 – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

This week we look at one of our favourite films by one of our favourite directors. The John Hughes classic, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. A huge episode and Gidgit’s birthday pick.

Also, we bring in our Retro Cinema friend and supporter, Cathy, for a chat and quiz her hard on some of the more obscure facts on Ferris!

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We’re @theretrocinema on twitter

Contact Cathy on Twitter @Cathy_Crawley

Angry: @_Angryman

Gidgit: @Gidgitvonlarue

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008 – The Burbs

This week it’s the 1989 semi-spooky, mystery comedy of a young Tom Hanks – The Burbs! Join Gidgit and Angry as they chat about this really entertaining film with so many little jokes you’ll be watching it and loving it all over again!

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004 – The Lost Boys

This week Gidgit Von LaRue and the Angryman enjoy one of their favourites – 1987’s Lost Boys! Honestly Santa Carla would be great if it wasn’t for all the Vampires.

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003 – Big Trouble In Little China

This week Gidgit Von LaRue and Angryman chat about the 1986 John Carpenter action/comedy/martial arts classic, Big Trouble in Little China!

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contact: retrocinemapodcast@gmail.com

twitter: @theretrocinema

Gidgit: @gidgitvonlarue

Angry: @_AngryMan

We spoke about Paul and his amazing horror blog – check it out ! Schlock Horror

And follow him at  @schlockhorror

 

 

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