Revisiting 1982 – The Secret of NIMH

It is time for the twelfth (and final) entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). My original plan was to discuss Richard Attenborough’s Gandhi, which was the 1982 film to win the […]

Revisiting 1982 – The Dark Crystal

It is time for the eleventh (and penultimate) entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). This month I will discussing the film that is probably the most ambitious film made by Jim […]

Revisiting 1982 – Poltergeist

It is time for the tenth entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). Just in time for Halloween, this month I will be talking about the classic Steven Spielberg-produced horror film Poltergeist.  […]

Revisiting 1982 – The Road Warrior

It is time for the ninth entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). In a last-minute change, I decided to switch from talking about Fast Times at Ridgemont High this month to […]

Revisiting 1982 – TRON

It is time for the eighth entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). This month I will be discussing a film that was, at the time, revolutionary for its use of computer-generated […]

Revisiting 1982 – Conan the Barbarian

It is time for the seventh entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). For the second month in a row, the film I will be discussing will be film I saw at the TIFF […]

Revisiting 1982 – First Blood

It is time for the sixth entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). When I started the “Revisiting 1982” series at the beginning of the year, I had no idea that I […]

Revisiting 1982 – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

It is time for the fifth entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). I’m changing around my plans for this month.  I was originally going to do Conan the Barbarian, but, after […]

Revisiting 1982 – Porky’s

It is time for the fourth entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). A few year’s ago I went to the Toronto Reference Library and I looked up the Toronto Star from […]

Revisiting 1982 – Blade Runner

It is time for the third entry in my year-long series in which I revisit some of the most classic films to be released 30 years ago in the year 1982 (the year of my birth). This month marks the first film in this series that I am seeing for the first time – the […]