Having the good fortune of being on vacation – it was made all the better by visiting Tee Rex, a vintage toy store in Eureka Springs!
For every Hi-Tops and Children’s Video Library, there’s a Clubhouse Pictures, Atlantic/Kushner-Locke, Maltese Companies, Playhouse Video, and Southern Star Productions. Never heard of these children’s home video companies? By the time you’ve finished this article, you will have! Previously, on Retroist… We’ve covered the short life and history of Hi-Tops […]
The 1980s was saturated with companies vying for that sweet grasp of the budding home video market. When it came to children’s entertainment, the options were usually arms of other companies. For example, Heron/Media had Hi-Tops Video, and Vestron had…Children’s Video Library! Previously, on Retroist… In October 2017, I covered […]
In the mid-1980s, Malcolm-Jamal Warner was not just Theo Huxtable, he was the host of several child-friendly pseudo-instructional videos on various topics, from being cool at parties to a home safety video for those times kids find themselves…home alone! Home Safety Video For Kids…Starring Kids! And now for a whole […]