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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PODCAST: Episode 6 – The Goonies (1985)
This month George & Charlie revisit beloved kids adventure, The Goonies! We jump on our bikes, head for the woods and go in search of what makes it a cult classic. Everyone that was a ...
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REVIEW: The Goonies (1985)
In a nut shell In order to save their homes from being turned into a golf resort, a group of misfits, known as The Goonies, set out on a dangerous adventure to find a ...
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FUNNIES: What if The Avengers was made in the 1990’s
Gone are the days of the classic trailer with the growly voiceover man - something we miss here at Retro Ramble. What if such an approach was taken with the blockbusters of today? Well, look ...
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GAMEPLAY: GTA V Online – Recent Updates / DLC
Grand Theft Auto V was first released on the PS3 back in 2013 so the game is itself quite retro to consider this worthy of our attention here on RetroRamble. Despite being around for so ...
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Sir Roger Moore – PART 2: Mark O’Connell Interview
Following on from our retrospective on Sir Roger Moore in Part 1, George McGhee was lucky enough to interview comedy writer and author Mark O’Connell. Mark O'Connell Mark's first novel, Catching Bullets: Memoirs of a Bond ...
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Sir Roger Moore – PART 1
Following the recent passing of Sir Roger Moore, and with us being such massive James Bond fans, we felt it necessary to commit a short episode in tribute to the former actor/knight of the empire ...
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Alien: Covenant (2017)
Ridley’s back! Again! Should he have bothered? Warning - contains light spoilers for Prometheus and Alien: Covenant. Prometheus really split audiences. After an amazing promotional campaign (though later trailers ended up revealing the entire plot) ...
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Adam West 1928 – 2017
"In the Sixties, there would be the three B's; Bond, Batman and The Beatles" Adam West. In the space of just a few weeks, I've lost two childhood heroes, James Bond (Sir Roger Moore) and ...
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REVIEWS: The Rock (1996)
Check out George's full review below (click here to listen/download the podcast episode) In a nutshell Alcatraz is taken over by terrorists with chemical warheads and a rescue team go in to save hostages and ...
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TRAILERS: Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars
We're going (back) to war! To celebrate the 20 year anniversary (and probably reignite interest in the upcoming reboot), there's a new animated film for Starship Troopers, continuing the adventures of Johnny Rico (Casper Van ...
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PODCAST: Episode 5 – THE ROCK (1996)
In this episode Charlie & George decide to go and visit Alcatraz, only to find that Ed Harris has taken it over and is holding San Francisco hostage with a battery of VX Poison Gas ...
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Nicolas Cage Going Nuts
FUNNIES: Nicolas Cage Going Nuts
Sure this was uploaded a while ago but here's a great little compilation video bringing all the best examples of Nicolas Cage going cray-cray. Further proof of why he has more range than most actors, ...
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