Browse by Year 1984

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The Black Cauldron Teaser Trailer (1984)

The Black Cauldron was getting press (I believe I saw something about this on Entertainment Tonight) before it’s release in 1984 about then Disney Studio Chairman, Jeffrey Katzenberg, ordering deletions of scenes from the original print due to running length and fear that the darker aspects of the film would […]

Retroist Meet Up At 1984

This last Wednesday marked the first Retroist Arcade Meet Up and it was held at the always awesome 1984 arcade in Springfield Missouri. I think you can see why I love this place so much by that photo above…they have a Recognizer from Tron straddling the doorway to their party […]

TV Thursday: The Equalizer (1985-1989)

I’m not sure about the rest of you but I for one felt much safer back in 1985 knowing that Edward Woodward was walking the dark streets of New York City, giving his aid to those in need. Sometimes that aid came in the form of troubleshooting…and then again sometimes […]