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Peter’s Retro Reviews: Top Secret! (1984)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”If they find out you’ve seen this, your life will be worth less than a truckload of dead rats in a tampon factory” Well, ladies and gentlemen, it’s the middle of the summer and I’m in the midst of my vacation, so I thought it was time to change decade. We’ve been staying in the 70’s…


Peter’s Retro Rewind: Mischief (1985)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”The first time seems like the worst time, but it’s the one time you’ll never forget!” Ladies and gentlemen, we haven’t done a romantic comedy in a while, have we? So I thought it was about time! Mischief isn’t your typical 80’s teen rom-com though, since it isn’t set in the 80’s. Nope, this one is…


Peter’s Retro Movie Reviews: Wheels on Meals (1984)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen I suppose it was inevitable that I would land on a “Jackie Chan movie” at one point. I like the movies he’s in, especially the early ones. Sure, some of his latter ones like The Medallion, Shanghai Knights or the Rush Hour movies are action-filled and lots of fun to watch, but I’m still partial to…


Ep. 042 – TFFP: Teen Wolf (1985)

Tweet In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, we’re going to win in the end as we get into the existential plight of the 27-year-old teenagers in Teen Wolf (1985)! Director: Rod Daniel Starring: Michael J. Fox, James Hampton, Susan Ursitti, Jerry Levine, and Mark Holton. Synopsis (courtesy of Wikipedia): Teen Wolf is a 1985 American fantasy comedy film released by Atlantic…


Retro Movie Review: Once Bitten (1985)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen I have to admit that I’m a sucker for 80’s teen comedies! Once Bitten stars a young Jim Carrey as Mark, a sexually frustrated teenager, and Karen Kopins as Robin, his girlfriend. They’re in love and although she wants to have sex with him, she’s waiting for the right time. For Mark on the other hand,…