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Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Final Countdown (1980)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”On December 7, 1980, the nuclear carrier, U.S.S. Nimitz disappeared in the Pacific… and reappeared December 7, 1941… The day the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor!” This week I thought we’d take a look at yet another time travel movie involving a military vessel… if you remember, we’ve already covered “The Philadelphia Experiment” on both the podcast…

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Peter’s Retro Movie Review: The Fury (1978)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen From 1981 to 1992 we had a movie magazine called ”Scandinavian Film & Video” here in Sweden. Unfortunately it deteriorated into a crappy magazine during the last 2-3 years, but in the mid 80’s it was our bible when it came to movies! I’ve talked before about the movie censorship we had here in Sweden. Many…

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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…

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