'80s Movie News

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THE KARATE KID is Back & We’re Giving Away Tickets!

It's been 35 years since Daniel-san crane-kicked his way into the hearts of Mr. Miyagi and moviegoers everywhere. So, as The Karate Kid enters its midlife crisis, it Waxes On ...
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MYSTIC PIZZA Podcast: Slut Shamey Flick Marks Marriage-Can-Wait Movement

Mystic Pizza is an anomaly among '80s teen movies: it was written by a woman, about three women who had healthy attitudes toward sex - sort of. By 1988, the ...
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Academy Awards 2019: Marvelous Menu Items for an Outstanding Oscar Party

If there’s one thing you should know about us, it’s that we love movies, we love food, and we LOVE the Academy Awards! Our Oscar night menu has become our ...
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Go DIRTY DANCING with Your Baby this Valentine’s Day: On Us!

When it comes to choosing a Valentine's Day activity - whether it's a date with your loved one or best friend -- it's one time when you need a ringer. To ...
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LOST BOYS Found Again at CW

The Lost Boys is being made into a TV show by the CW. Variety's description sounds pretty much like the 1987 Joel Schumacher film starring Jason Patric, Kiefer Sutherland, Jami ...
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SPLASH Podcast: A Lovable Family Film if You Overlook the Bestiality, Child Nudity & Voyeurism

Photo Above: Podcaster Riley Roberts gives her take on Splash. Photographer: Victoria Igloi. Splash is a family film that began our modern-day fascination with mermaids, a film that made Tom ...
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PLANES, TRAINS & AUTOMOBILES: Is Neal Page’s Experience Now the American Thanksgiving Experience?

'80s Movies: A Guide to What's Wrong with Your Parents PODCAST: https://80smovieguide.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/80s-Movie-Guide_-Planes-Trains-and-Automobiles.mp3 When you think of Thanksgiving movies, your brain might rush by Addams Family Values, Free Birds or Jack ...
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It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane? It’s FREE TICKETS to SUPERMAN!

UPDATE: Winners have been picked at random! Congratulations to  Michael King, Chad Bailey, Elvis Vazquez, Dan Gurwitz, and Bill Desenberg! Everyone else, get your tickets at FathomEvents.com or at your theater! ...
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DIE HARD, John McClane, Bruce Willis, Yippee-ki-yay

Yippee-Ki-Yay, We’ve Got DIE HARD 30th Anniversary Movie Tickets to Give Away!

Congratulations to our winners! Robert Y. of Torrance, Calif.; Roger F. of Orlando, Fla.; Jim S. of Shadow Hills, Calif.; Andy G. of Plano, Texas; and Eff D. from Cincinnati, ...
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A Real McDowell’s is Your Halloween Treat

Pop culture is embracing the '80s for Halloween this year - both the Today and Good Morning America personalities dressed as iconic '80s celebrities, movies, and TV shows. But one Hollywood restaurant ...
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BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY Waxes Lyrical About Queen in the ’80s

July 13, 1985: where were you? Without knowing you personally, I know that sometime during that day, maybe for one minute, or maybe for an hour, or maybe all day, ...
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50th anniversary night of the living dead

Get Free Tickets to NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD 50th Anniversary Screening!

UPDATE: Winners have been picked! Congrats to Jason R., David W., Bradshaw D., David, and Instagram winner Changomania!   George Romero's zombie classic Night of the Living Dead is celebrating its 50th ...
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