Retro Ramble – looking back from the future

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FUNNIES: Honest Trailer – Batman (1989)
Honest Trailers - Batman (1989) Obviously, in our podcast episode we've already gone into great detail to cover our fondest memories of the Tim Burton 90s classic film but have you checked our Screen Junkies ...
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PODCAST – Episode 7 – BATMAN (1989)
This month George & Charlie revisit the event movie that kick started the comic-book genre - Batman (1989) From the safety of our Batcave, we discuss a variety of pertinent to this late 80s classic ...
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FUNNIES: Face/Off Honest Trailer
The Honest Trailers team celebrate the 20th anniversary of action classic Face/Off. Unsurprisingly, they poke fun at the ludicrous plot, hilarious over-acted performances and Mexican stand-offs. Want more Face/Off action? Check out our podcast and ...
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Episode 7 – Coming Soon… 
Apologies for the radio silence, folks. Fear not, we will return shortly with a very special episode where we discuss all things Batman! Its the summer and the comic-book-superhero-franchise-machine is turned up to eleven. We've ...
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REVIEW: White House Down vs. Olympus has Fallen (2013)
Due to their retro roots, George reviews the recent Die Hard rip offs, White House Down and Olympus Has Fallen. Are they guilty pleasures or crimes against the action genre? Read on to find out... White ...
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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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