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Peter’s Retro Reviews: Orca (1977)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”Captain Nolan: He loved his family… more than I loved mine.” Let’s stay in the 70’s a little while longer, shall we? I mean, there were a lot of great movies made in that decade too, wouldn’t you agree? The movie I’ve chosen this week is certainly one of them. Well… at least in my opinion…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Glove (1979)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”Wanted: Dead, NOT Alive!” This week I’m taking a look at the second movie on the drive-in double feature DVD that I mentioned last time. The Glove was actually the main reason for buying it, because A: I’ve never seen it, and B: the awesome cover art! I remember seeing the VHS cover way back in…


Peter’s Retro Movie Review: The Two-Minute Warning (1976)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen With less than a week until the kick-off in Super Bowl 2013, I thought it appropriate to look at a movie with a football setting. I first thought about The Longest Yard, but I have a hunch that’s less forgotten than the one I finally settled on, namely the star-studded drama/thriller Two-Minute Warning. It’s kind of made…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Duel (1971)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen David Mann is an ordinary businessman on his way to an ordinary appointment with a client on an ordinary day. Or rather… that’s what he thinks! On the road he comes across a slow-moving, beat-up tanker-truck which he overtakes, only to have it roar past him a couple of minutes later. It gets in front of…