6 Must See Movies from 1990

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It’s 1990 and we’ve reached the end of this year-themed series of “6 Movies You Must See” posts; however, for those of you who’ve enjoyed them, I’ve got some good news:  ”6 Movies You Must See” will not only continue on via the podcast, but right here on the blog . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1990

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6 Must See Movies from 1989

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Evil Dead 2 was part of a triple feature on HBO Halloween night, 1989.

I remember it so vividly. It was not only the last Halloween where I trick or treated, but it was also my first official introduction to Ash, The Book of the Dead, Sam Raimi’s deliriously wonderful, . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1989

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6 Must See Movies from 1988

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Horror:

The Lady in White – Rated: PG-13; Dir. Frank LaLoggia . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1988

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6 Must See Movies from 1987

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1987. What a great year for movies!

Because I’ve been getting so much great feedback and movie recommendations in the comments section of these “6 Movies You Must See” posts, I’m going to keep the opening short and sweet. It’s enough to say that 1987 was another banner year that . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1987

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6 Must See Movies from 1986

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1986. This year was not nearly as difficult as the previous two when it came to making my selections. Not to say I didn’t have a wide variety to choose from, including barely remembered oddities and “once upon a time hits” that people struggle to remember.

Truth is, I wasn’t . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1986

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6 Must See Movies from 1985

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1985. Ah, the magical year that gave us cinematic memories like Back to the Future, Cocoon, The Breakfast Club, Day of the Dead, Rambo 2, Rocky IV, Witness, Spies Like Us, The Color Purple, The Goonies, St. Elmo’s Fire, Fletch, Re-animator, Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Prizzi’s Honor, . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1985

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6 Must See Movies from 1984

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1984. Also known as the year that made this series of posts TOO DAMN HARD to put together. Why? Well, I suppose that this year marks the moment I became a true film fan. It’s the year I have the most collective memories about; especially when it comes to going . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies from 1984

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6 Must See Movies From 1983

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Tweet by Joel G. Robertson 1983. The year of the Jedi…

As the always insightful @OldSchool80s pointed out in his comment on last Friday’s post, as we wade our way deeper into that decade of decadence it’s going to get harder and harder to narrow down this list of must sees to only . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies From 1983

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6 Must See Movies From 1982

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Perhaps the single greatest year, collectively, for sci-fi, fantasy, and horror films. A bold assertion? Yep, but it’s also true. Here’s a quick rundown of genre movies released that year.

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6 Must See Movies From 1981

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1981. The year that gave us the greatest action-adventure film ever committed to celluloid and one of my top five favorites of all time: Raiders of the Lost Ark.

I almost put Raiders on this list, but everyone’s seen Raiders of the Lost Ark, right? No, my film-lovin’ friends, I’m . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies From 1981

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6 Must See Movies From 1980

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UPDATE: And the winners of this week’s Insanely Difficult, Damn-Near-Impossible Movie Trivia Challenge are…

Trivia (Beast) Master: Peter (who managed to win this “coveted” role every week since this game started on Forgotten Flix!)

Trivia Warriors:  Maggie, Kylie, and Leon!

And the answers to this week’s game are:

F  = . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies From 1980

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6 Must See Movies From 1979

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NOTE: I’ll be mentioning the winners of this week’s trivia challenge as well as the answers at the end of this post!

This week on Forgotten Flix we’re going way back to 1979.

For this and future installments of the “6 Movies You Must see” I’m going to try and . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies From 1979

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6 Must See Movies From 1978

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At the end of this post, I’ll announce the winners of the first ever Insanely Difficult, Damn-Near-Impossible Movie Trivia Challenge. But first, we’ll be talking about 6 more movies you must see before you find yourself doing the poor man’s Limbo (How low can you go? Six feet low…). This . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies From 1978

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6 Must See Movies From 1977

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For the next several weeks, I’m going to emerge from the dimly lit lobby of the Mall Twin Movie Theater and lay down six movies, each from a different genre, that everyone should check out before they kick the proverbial film canister. Of course, I include myself in that class since I’ll be listing . . . → Read More: 6 Must See Movies From 1977

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