Tag Archives: 80s

Kung Fury!!

Kung Fury bannerIt’s rare to have my mind blown this early in the day, but as I sat down to surf the webz while enjoying a nice healthy bowl of goat’s milk yogurt with pomegranate, blueberries, and granola, I saw this.

Suddenly, I was compelled to stand up, throw my health bowl out the window and eat an entire puma. RAW!!!

Why? Because I saw a trailer for a film that was filled with so much Continue reading Kung Fury!!

Review: Double Dragon Neon

When I was a kid I remember going to a local store and dropping quarters anytime I could, to play Double Dragon.  It was pretty much the quintessential beat-em up genre game of the 80’s  Like any great 80’s game, they made a horrible 90’s movie loosely based on it.

While at Pax East this year, I was getting ready to leave, and walked by Double Dragon Neon.   Continue reading Review: Double Dragon Neon

The Vintage Avengers!

Written by: Christopher Lee

The Avengers in theaters May 4th, 2012

I know, we’re all well aware that the Avengers comes out in a couple weeks, with some theaters doing a full “Avengers Day” package showing of all the films leading up to it. I’d kind of like at least one theater showing all the vintage live action films. Maybe they could, and maybe it could lead up to this.

Wow…just…wow. This is brilliant and I *kinda* wish it were real. I would have loved to see this as a kid!! Although I know it’s a bit obscure even for those in my age range, I LOVE the idea of Paul Lynde as “Loki” hahaha! And Kudos go to the creators of this for the very witty “Hawkeye” dual reference.

(FYI, I am well aware that some of the clips here are from the 80’s, but hey, I didn’t make the video!! Regardless, it still feels right with that date. I just feel this needs saying. I know how finicky “we” can be.)

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