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RMG 01: Rocky (1976) and a brand new podcast!

Tweet In this episode, the Retro Movie Geek crew is geeking out over this brand new show The Rocky series, Parts 1 -5 and Rocky Balboa Creed (2015) Retro-related movie and TV news and more! http://media.blubrry.com/forgottenflixpodcast/p/traffic.libsyn.com/robertsonmedia/RMG_01.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:51:30 — 51.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSShare

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5 Classic Films Ruined By Modern Tech

Tweet Watching old films brings back memories of a simpler time; when the world wasn’t clamoring the latest i-Thing or clutching a cellphone to its collective breast, sunk in a glowing stupor. But just how different would these movies be if today’s innovations infiltrated their plot? Here are just a few timeless classics, reframed with the addition of contemporary “smart”…

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Forgotten Flix Goes Offscript: Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are going OFFSCRIPT! That’s right! This is an even more random, tangent-filled episode that usual. Well, it’s actually all about the brand new release of Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens. And while this film is definitely NOT a forgotten flick, it’s one connected to all of our collective childhoods,…

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FFR – Girlfriend from Hell (1989)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering The Girlfriend From Hell (1989)! Synopsis: After she’s possessed by the Devil, socially-awkward “good girl” Maggie, turns a friend’s birthday celebration upside down. Meanwhile, a devil chaser named, conveniently enough, Chaser is hot on the trail of his quarry, and he’s hellbent on stopping her rampage of naughtiness.…

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FFR – The Guardian (1990)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering The Guardian (1990)! Synopsis: When a tree nymph/ evil Druid spirit takes the form of a nanny, she sets her sights on the infant son of a yuppie couple. Check out Darrell’s fantastic podcasts over at TaylorNetworkOfPodcasts.com! Subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit…

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FFR – The Amazing Mr. Blunden (1972)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel and Peter, are joined by guest host Hammond, to talk about The Amazing Mr. Blunden (1972)! Unfortunately, Darrell couldn’t join us for this one… Synopsis: In 1918 London, a recently widowed woman is asked to take care of a dilapidated estate. Soon after they arrive on the spooky property, the woman’s son and daughter get…

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FFR – The Last American Virgin (1982)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are joined by special guest host Vince, for a trip down memory lane with The Last American Virgin (1982)! Synopsis: Three high school friends spend their nights trying to pick up young women, but when a beautiful new girl shows up in town, she may prove to be the thing that unravels…

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FFR – Mischief (1985)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering Mischief (1985)! Synopsis: When a new kid with a troubled past moves to a small town with his widower father, he befriends an awkward neighbor and makes it his mission to help his new pal lose his virginity. Original VHS cover: http://vhscollector.com/movie/mischief Be sure to subscribe to Forgotten Flix…

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FFR – The Allnighter (1987)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering The Allnighter (1987)! Synopsis: A group of friends spend one, final, crazy night together as they prepare to graduate from college and enter the “real” world. Check out Darrell’s fantastic podcasts over at TaylorNetworkOfPodcasts.com! Subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit the iTunes page. Special thanks to…

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FFR – The Wraith (1986)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering The Wraith (1986)! Synopsis: A group of teenage delinquents find themselves the target of a vengeful “wraith” hellbent on making them pay for the murder of an innocent teen. Check out Darrell’s fantastic podcasts over at TaylorNetworkOfPodcasts.com! Subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit the iTunes page.…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell, Peter and special guest co-host Hammond (Beyond the Playlist podcast), are remembering Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)! Synopsis: Ah, Halloween. It’s finally arrived. And what better way to celebrate this most sinister of holidays than to revisit a movie with “Halloween” in the title? That’s right, we’re traveling to the land of…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – Spaced Invaders (1990)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Peter, Darrell and special guest co-host Heath, are remembering Spaced Invaders (1990)! Synopsis: We’re moving from the city back to the country. But we’re keeping it in the comedy/horror vein. Okay, okay. I can hear you. Tonight’s putrid tale isn’t really horror at all, but it does take place on All Hallow’s Eve. Yes, it’s…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – Once Bitten (1985)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell, and Peter are remembering Once Bitten (1985)! Synopsis: We’ve finally moved away from the small towns and find ourselves vamping it up in Los Angeles for tonight’s bloodsucking delight. I suppose we’ve also moved away from more serious horror fare. At least, for the time being anyway. That’s because this fangs and folly flick falls…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – Interview with Pumpkin Cinema author Nathaniel Tolle!

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Peter and Darrell are joined by special guest Nathaniel Tolle, author of Pumpkin Cinema! We discuss his new book and which movies are best to watch to get you into a Halloween mood. Be sure to get your copy of Pumpkin Cinema by clicking here. And leave Nathan a positive review to help…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – Silver Bullet (1985)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Peter and Darrell are joined by special guest co-host Dave to remember Silver Bullet (1985)! Synopsis: Once again we’re in small town USA. Our next terrifying stay is in the idyllic berg of Tarker’s Mills, Maine. Let’s call it Stephen King country. I suppose that’s fitting since he penned the novella, Cycle of the Werewolf, upon…

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Is Your House Trying to Kill You?

Tweet A few weeks back I was home alone. I watched a movie, said goodnight to the gerbils, and went to my bed. Just as I was dropping off, I heard a key in the front door. This is fine, I have flat mates, so someone coming in late at night isn’t an odd occurrence. Except…. Both my flat mates…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – Night of the Demons (1988)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Peter, and Darrell are joined by special guest co-host Vince to remember Night of the Demons (1988)! Synopsis: It’s Halloween night, again. But we’re a long way from Pitchfork Cove. This time around the party is taking place in an abandoned funeral parlor. Hull house is what the locals call it. Of course, the teens…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – The Changeling (1980)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel and Peter are joined by special guest co-hosts Hammond and Jay of the Dead, to remember The Changeling (1980)! Synopsis: Losing everything changes you. So when composer and teacher John Russell experiences the ultimate tragedy he moves across the country and into a new home. But this home is only new to him. You…

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FFR – 2015 Spooky Flix Fest – The Midnight Hour (1985)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Jessy, Doug, and Peter are remembering The Midnight Hour (1985)! Synopsis: It’s Halloween in Pitchford Cove when five high school friends unleash a centuries-old curse. The clock is ticking because, you see, if they don’t reverse the curse before the clock strikes 12 their sleepy little town will forever be lost in The Midnight…

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FFR – Intro to the 2015 Spooky Flix Fest! (BONUS)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Peter and Darrell talk about the 2015 Spooky Flix Fest! They may also wander down a few rabbit trails along the way. But even though this is a shorter-than-usual episode, it’s \Subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit the iTunes page. And be sure to…

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FFR – Munchies (1987)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering Munchies (1987)! Synopsis: When tiny, hell raising creatures from another world start chewing up a small Arizona town and its residents, only a wannabe stand-up comic and his girlfriend can stop them. Be sure to subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit…

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FFR – Maniac Cop (1988)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix Remembers, Joel is joined by special guest host Jason Grooms (He’s back for this one!) and they’re remembering Maniac Cop from 1988! Synopsis: A psycho cop is on the rampage. He’s stalking the streets of New York City. And only a detective (Tom Atkins) can help another cop (Bruce Campbell) who is framed for the psycho’s murders. Together they must…

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FFR – Harlem Nights (1989)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering Harlem Nights (1989)! Synopsis: A nightclub owner named Sugar Ray (Richard Pryor) and his adopted son/protege (Eddie Murphy) come up against mobsters and corrupt cops in 1930s Harlem, New York. Be sure to subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit the iTunes page. Special…

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FFR – The Last Boy Scout (1991)

Tweet In this episode of Forgotten Flix, Joel, Darrell and Peter are remembering The Last Boy Scout (1991)! Synopsis: A down-and-out detective (Willis) teams up with a broken down, former superstar quarterback to solve a murder and unravel a conspiracy. Be sure to subscribe to Forgotten Flix on iTunes and leave a review! Click here to visit the iTunes page. Special thanks to Jay…

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5 Must See Zombie Movies You’ve Never Seen

Tweet Considering the upcoming release of Fear the Walking Dead, it seems like the latest zombie craze is only getting started. But what do you do when you’ve already seen all the zombie films you’ve ever heard of? Obviously, find more! Here’s a quick retrospective on a few zombie films that, for one reason or another, have slipped through the…

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