Friday, September 21, 2018

Stuck in the 80's

Steve Spears

Could Peter Weller return as RoboCop?

Could Peter Weller return as RoboCop?

So here's a crazy rumor: Peter Weller, who starred in the original 1987 RoboCop, could reprise his role in an upcoming sequel. That is, if you belief Twitter.Movieweb.com reports that Neill Blomkamp (District 9) is directing RoboCop Returns, which wi...
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Weird Al joins Weezer on stage for cover of Toto’s ‘Africa’

Weird Al joins Weezer on stage for cover of Toto’s ‘Africa’

The year of Toto – marking its 40th anniversary with an extensive tour – marched on last week when Weezer took the stage in Los Angeles and performed their now infamous cover of the beloved '80s classic Africa. Only they weren't along. We...
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‘Back to the Future’ cast spins sequel talks

‘Back to the Future’ cast spins sequel talks

It'll take more than a DeLorean to get everyone back on board for a fourth installment of Back to the Future. That's the basic message castmembers said during a mini-reunion this weekend at the Fan Expo Boston, according to Movieweb.com.Actor Thomas ...
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’80s podcast: Our interview with ‘Summer of ’84’ actor Graham Verchere

’80s podcast: Our interview with ‘Summer of ’84’ actor Graham Verchere

Actor Graham Verchere is our special guest on the Stuck in the '80s podcast this week as we talk about his new movie Summer of '84, a thriller set in our beloved '80s. You can see Summer of 84 in select theaters August 10th and on VOD and digita...
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‘Creepshow’ anthology reboot coming to TV

‘Creepshow’ anthology reboot coming to TV

In this strange alternative of a universe we live in today, we need every distraction possible, so we applaud the news that a new version of the Creepshow anthology will soon be coming to a TV near you.Who can forget the majesty of the macabre known ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Alf could be next Hollywood reboot

Alf could be next Hollywood reboot

The classic '80s TV series Alf is being considered as a reboot? Ha! I kill me.TVline.com reports that Warner Bros. is in the "early stages" of developing a series based on Alf, which centered a fuzzy and sarcastic alien from the planet Melmac who is ...
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Last of ‘Ferris Bueller’ Ferrari replicas up for sale

Last of ‘Ferris Bueller’ Ferrari replicas up for sale

Life moves pretty fast – especially when you're driving a 1961 Ferrari 250GT California. And now you can own the last of three Ferrari replicas built for the '80s classic Ferris Bueller's Day Off.You remember the car, right? "Less than a hundre...
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30 years later, ‘Cocktail’ still a glass half empty

30 years later, ‘Cocktail’ still a glass half empty

Love, hate or ignore Tom Cruise these days, can we all agree on one thing? His 1988 flick Cocktail was as refreshing as a shot glass full of … pickle juice maybe? (Is there something worse than that? Let's not find out.)Released on July 29, 198...
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These ’80s flicks are streaming in August 2018

These ’80s flicks are streaming in August 2018

  Oh, '80s fans! This summer is going to end with a bang instead of a whimper – at least on TV (where the 51-year-old in us all tends to habitate). Lately, Hulu, Netflix and Amazon Prime have been quite generous toward us. (I must have watched...
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‘9 to 5’ sequel in the works, Jane Fonda confirms

‘9 to 5’ sequel in the works, Jane Fonda confirms

Remember all that talk about Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin reuniting for a reboot of their classic comedy 9 to 5? It turns out it's going to be a sequel instead, the Hollywood Reporter says."Right now, Dolly, Lily and I are all intending t...
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