Tagged: 1980s

Bogie 1980 tv movie Kevin O'Connor Humphrey Bogart Kathryn Harrold Lauren Bacall

Bogie (1980) – A Review

The life of iconic movie star Humphrey Bogart is given the bio-pic treatment, in the shoddy, unremarkable 1980 tv movie Bogie.

Dolph Lundgren as The Punisher 1989 movie

Superhero Films – The Punisher (1989)

Dolph Lundgren stars as Marvel Comics’ most famous anti-heroes – The Punisher! I take a look at the 1989 action film, also starring Louis Gossett Jr., Jeroen Krabbe and Kim Miyori

The Golden Child (1986) – A Review

Eddie Murphy is ‘the Chosen One’ who must rescue a kidnapped mystical boy from evil Charles Dance. Can Murphy’s wise ass skeptical attitude be the thing that saves humanity? It’s the 1986 comedy The Golden Child.

Eye of the Needle 1981 Donald Sutherland Kate Nelligan

Eye of the Needle (1981) – A Review

Donald Sutherland stars as a deadly Nazi spy during WWII who hides out on a remote island with a family who are unaware of the danger he poses in the 1981 WWII thriller Eye of the Needle. Also starring Kate Nelligan, Christopher Cazenove and Ian Bannen

52 Pick-Up 1986 Roy Scheider Ann-Margret Clarence Williams III

52 Pick-Up (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 crime thriller 52 Pick-Up starring Roy Scheider, Ann-Margret, John Glover, Clarence Williams III & Vanity, directed by John Frankenheimer

Dreamscape 1984 Dennis Quaid Eddie Albert David Patrick Kelly

Dreamscape (1984) – A Review

Dennis Quaid stars as psychic who signs up for a top secret program that allows him to enter others dreams in the 1984 sci-fi thriller Dreamscape also starring Max Von Sydow, Christopher Plummer, Kate Capshaw and Eddie Albert

Raw Deal 1986 Arnold Schwarzenegger

Raw Deal (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 action movie Raw Deal, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robert Davi, Kathryn Harrold, Darren McGavin, Sam Wanamaker and Ed Lauter

Into The Night 1985 Michelle Pfeiffer Jeff Goldblum

Into The Night (1985) – A Review

A review of the 1985 comedy/thriller Into the Night, starring Jeff Goldblum, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bruce McGill, David Bowie and Dan Aykroyd, directed by John Landis

Cavegirl 1985 movie poster

Cavegirl (1985) – A Review

A modern day geek from 1985 miraculously travels back in time to the stone age and meets a beautiful cavegirl, in the 1985 teen comedy Cavegirl starring Daniel Roebuck and Cynthia Thompson.

The Couch Trip Dan Aykroyd Victoria Jackson 1988 comedy

The Couch Trip (1988) – A Review

A review of the 1988 comedy The Couch Trip starring Dan Aykroyd, Walter Matthau, Charles Grodin and Donna Dixon, directed by Michael Ritchie

Delta Force 1986 Chuck Norris Lee Marvin

The Delta Force (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 action movie The Delta Force, starring Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Robert Forster, George Kennedy, Shelley Winters, Robert Vaughn, Martin Balsam and Joey Bishop, made by Cannon Films

Summer Rental 1985 John Candy Rip Torn comedy

Summer Rental (1985) – A Review

A review of the 1985 comedy Summer Rental, starring John Candy, Rip Torn and Richard Crenna, directed by Carl Reiner

Superman 2 Christopher Reeve Terence Stamp General Zod

Superhero Films – Superman II (1980)

I take a look at the 1980 sequel Superman II, starring Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Valerie Perrine all return, along with Terence Stamp, Sarah Douglas and Jack O’Halloran