Retro Ramble – looking back from the future

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REVIEW: Ghostbusters (1984)
Who you gonna call? George McGhee delves into what makes Ghostbusters such a beloved horror comedy classic. In a nutshell Three New York college professors develop their own ghost capturing technology and attempt to catch ...
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Star Wars Battlefront II – 3 mins of Gameplay
With less than a week until the release of Star Wars Battlefront II and to prove we really are the nerds we claim to be here at Retro Ramble; we took part in the Pre ...
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FUNNIES: Ghostbusters Honest Trailer
As discussed in our latest episode, Ghostbusters, here's the Honest Trailer. The team at Screen Junkies have delivered another hilarious and affectionate take on the cult classic. Enjoy and don't forget to SMOKE! Credit: Screen Junkies ...
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PODCAST: Episode 9 – Ghostbusters (1984)
In this month’s episode, Charlie and George strap on their unlicensed nuclear proton packs and go busting some ghosts with a Retro Ramble on the cult comedy classic, Ghostbusters! And what better way to celebrate ...
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REVIEW: Blade Runner 2049
Retro Review by George McGhee A Blade Runner sequel?! That's a terrible idea! Like many, I was skeptical of a sequel to Blade Runner (1982). It’s a brilliant piece of intelligent sci-fi that didn’t require ...
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FUNNIES: Ray Parker Jr Theme Songs – (Key & Peele)
We've mentioned the very brilliant sketches of Key & Peele here on Retro Ramble in the past, here's one of our favourite recent sketches featuring Ray Parker Jr, the artist responsible for the Ghostbusters theme ...
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REVIEW: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Retro Review by George McGhee Terminator 2 a nutshell: Ten years after the events of The Terminator and Sarah Connor is in mental asylum with no-one believing her story. Her son and the saviour of ...
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NEWS: Stranger Things 2 New Cast Members
With October 27th looming every the more closer many people are beginning to get excited about what Stranger Things Season 2 will bring with it. For the uninitiated, Stranger Things is a show set in ...
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PODCAST: Ep8 – Terminator 2 (1991)
In this episode Charlie and George travel back in time (but not naked, that'd be weird) to 1991 for the action sci-fi extravaganza that is T2: Judgement Day! Whilst discussing the genius of James Cameron's ...
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Episode 8: Coming Soon
A very big thank you to everyone who's already downloaded last month's Batman episode. It seems the caped crusader's late 80s film is a big favourite since it's become our most popular show to date! Remember, ...
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REVIEW: Batman (1989)
In a nutshell: Billionaire Bruce Wayne spends his nights fighting crime disguised as the masked vigilante, Batman. As he tackles Gotham City's crime and corruption, a new threat emerges in the form of psychotic criminal, ...
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TRAILERS – The Dark Knight Returns – Part One
As referred to in our recent podcast episode on Batman (1989) here's the trailer for The Dark Knight Returns animated film - definitely worth a watch for any fans of Batman. (Check out the podcast ...
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