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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GAMING: For Honour
What is it? Hack and slash fighting game where you get to fight as a knight, viking or samurai in 4v4, 2v2 or 1v1 dueling battles. Initial release date: February 14, 2017 Developer: Ubisoft Montreal ...
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PODCAST: Episode 2 – Starship Troopers (1997)
In this episode, Charlie & George finish off their 20 year look back at the year that was 1997 with a Retro Ramble Podcast dedicated to Paul Verhoeven's sci-fi cult classic Starship Troopers. Probably not ...
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FUNNIES: John Wick Honest Trailer
With the next installment of John Wick hitting cinema's we thought it only prudent to share with you Honest Trailer's most recent treatment to the 2014 original that gave the world exactly what it didn't ...
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GAMING: Battlefield 1 (EA)
Battlefield 1 is a First Person Shooter (FPS) set during the First World War. As with previous games in the series the focus of the game is mostly on the multiplayer side of things. That ...
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REVIEW: Starship Troopers (1997)
1997 brought us so many entertaining films across a variety of genres, it’s really hard to pick a handful of films to focus on. As a fan of director Paul Verhoven, especially his previous sci-fi ...
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TRAILERS: Starship Troopers (1997)
"Everyone fights, no one quits. If you don't do your job I'll shoot you myself." (Michael Ironside) Classic 90s action, with classic Paul Verhoeven at the helm, this is a very enjoyable space romp that ...
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TRAILERS: Face/Off (1997)
A solid action film that takes you back to a time when studios took risks on action films that offered bigger actors, high concept plots and an exploding boat load of physical special effects. Face/Off ...
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REVIEW: Air Force One (1997)
RetroRamble's George McGhee gives a more in depth look at Air Force One in terms of how it stacks up today. No time to read the article?  Listen or Download the podcast episode here! Following ...
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TRAILERS: Air Force One (1997)
Released in the great year that was 1997 and reviewed in our very first Retro Ramble Podcast (Episode 0) check out the theatrical trailer for Air Force One below. If you've not seen it in ...
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REVIEW: Face/Off (1997)
Face/Off (1997) is a product of it’s time, a time when leading Hollywood actors could indulge in a big-budget, violent action film - or to be more blunt, back when a big studio would bankroll ...
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PODCAST: Episode 1 – Air Force One & Face/Off (1997)
To celebrate the launch of Retro Ramble we travel back to 1997 to review two of our favourite titles from that year, namely Air Force One and Face/Off. During the show we look at how ...
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PODCAST: Episode 0 – Introduction to Retro Ramble
Play the episode directly below or download it by clicking here: In this short introductory episode George & Charlie explain what led them to start the podcast, which films they plan to ...
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