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Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Running Man (1987)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen Damon Killian: “This is television, that’s all it is! It has nothing to do with people; it’s to do with ratings! For fifty years we’ve told them what to eat, what to drink, what to wear… For Christ’s sake, Ben, don’t you understand? Americans love television! They wean their kids on it! Listen… they love game-shows,…


Peter’s Retro Movie Review: Raw Deal (1986)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen Mark Kaminsky is a former FBI-agent who now works as a sheriff in a small town in North Carolina. He was forced to retire after he got a little rough with a suspect in a kidnapping-case involving an 11-year old girl. In his defense, Mr. Kaminsky says that he did what he did because the perpetrator…


Retro Movie Review: The Villain aka Cactus Jack (1979)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen Can you picture Arnold Schwarzenegger in a western? No? Well, in 1979 that’s just what happened. In the Hal Needham-directed movie The Villain, or as it was called here in Europe: Cactus Jack, Mr. Schwarzenegger plays the ever helpful and almost too good to be true character named Handsome Stranger. Yup, you guessed it. It’s that…