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Tag: 80s comedies

Peter’s Retro Movie Review: The Three Amigos (1986)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen The small Mexican village of Santo Poco is being terrorized by the evil, murdering and villaineous bandido El Guapo! Or if you want the 10 Peso version… the infamous El Guapo! The villagers have had enough and Carmen goes to the “big” city to try to find someone to help them get rid of him. Carmen…


10 Lessons Learned from Watching 80’s Comedy Movies

Tweet by Joel G. Robertson Many people spend their lives searching for answers. Answers to life’s deepest, most profound, and life-altering questions. But many of those seeking answers aren’t aware of a knowledge source that many of us take for granted… … comedy movies from the 1980s! So, here are 10 of the valuable lessons I’ve personally learned from a…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid (1982)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen This is my favorite Steve Martin-movie! Sure, he’s made other funny movies too, like for instance The Jerk, Three Amigos and All of Me, but he was never better or funnier than in Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid. It’s a classic detective story in the same spirit as the ones from the 40’s and 50’s. All…