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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…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Convoy (1978)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen C.W. McCall released the song ”Convoy” in 1975 and it became an instant hit on the country charts and actually on a couple of charts around the world too. It also helped boost the popularity of CB radio. Great song by the way… The movie Convoy which was directed by Sam Peckinpah (Straw Dogs, Pat Garrett…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Smokey and the Bandit (1977)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen Welcome to the second edition of my trucker special. I’m happy to see that many of you came back this week too. Let’s see some hands here! How many of you came for the movie? Ok! And now… How many of you came for the free cake and coffee? Aha, ok! Interesting! The movie I’m going…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Breaker! Breaker! (1977)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen For the next month or so, I’ll be doing reviews with a certain theme to them. Sound good? Or at least slightly interesting? Maybe you’re thinking that my mind has taken a left turn towards “Nutso City”, but I thought it would be a cool idea. My chosen theme for the next couple of weeks is……