Retro Ramble – looking back from the future

Welcome to Retro Ramble, a movie podcast and blog brought to you by The Brothers McGhee. Join Charlie & George as they take a nostalgic trip back in time to revisit the films and pop culture of their youth and see if these films have aged as amazingly as they have.

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Episode 13 – Tango and Cash (1989)
 In our Valentines special, we rediscover the 80's camp cult "classic" that is Tango and Cash. Join Charlie and George as they discuss the smouldering bromance that underpins this very confusing action film. A ...
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REVIEW: Con Air (1997)
Following the recent podcast episode, some thoughts on the lasting appeal of Con Air, now over 20 years old. Just let that sink in! 1997 was a very strong year for blockbusters The Fifth Element, Titanic ...
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FUNNIES: Nicolas Cage’s Agent
Following our podcast review of Con Air, we'd thought we'd share this gem from College Humor - Nicolas Cage's Agent. The sketch pokes fun at Cage's bizarre career trajectory from Oscar Winner to "Bargain Binner" ...
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PODCAST: Episode 12 – Con Air (1997)
 In this month's episode, Charlie and George tackle the action packed aviation cheese fest that is Con Air! Following previous episodes The Rock and Face/Off, the Brothers McGhee return to the camp craziness of a ...
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SPECIAL – Review of 2017
 For their end of year special, Charlie and George return to Present Day to share their thoughts on the films of 2017. From covering their favourite blockbusters to the ones that disappointed them, plus ...
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PODCAST: Episode 11 – A View To A Kill (1985)
 For their first Bank Holiday special, and in true typical British fashion, The Brothers McGhee decided it was time to tackle a Bond film; namely Roger Moore's swansong, A View To A Kill!  Join ...
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Happy New Year!
Happy New Year! Wishing all our listeners, followers and friends the best for 2018. Thank you for all your support over the past year, it's been a lot of fun! The Brothers McGhee x ...
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Your Christmas Viewing Guide (UK Edition)
We’re in the final few days before Christmas... Where the hell did all the time go?! What films will get you in the festive spirit? There’s loads to choose from and you need to pick ...
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REVIEW: Gremlins & Gremlins 2: The New Batch
In a nutshell: Gremlins: Teenager Billy Peltzer receives an unusual early Christmas present from his father; a small furry creature who he names Gizmo. However Billy fails to follow some basic rules and unwittingly ...
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Episode 10 – Gremlins Special
 In this Christmas Special episode, Charlie and George break all the rules as they navigate the crazy chaos of cult classics Gremlins and Gremlins 2: The New Batch. There's drinking, bad behaviour and swearing ...
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Holidays are coming. Holidays are coming! Our Christmas special - Gremlins and Gremlins 2: The New Batch - will launch later this week! If you're looking for new/easier ways to enjoy the podcast, we're proud to ...
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FUNNIES: Stranger Things Honest Trailer
Stranger Things may be essential viewing for any fan of 1980s nostalgia - but if you love the show be sure to check out the latest Honest Trailer below. Of course, only on the basis you've ...
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