Retro Reviews | Nostalgic Movie Rewatch

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I’m this week’s podcast, Peter and Ray travel back to the year 2005 to revisit the film, Me and You and Everyone We Know. Let’s see if this movie about the mundanities of life still holds-up. Tune in next week when we jump back to the year 1989 to revisit the animated film, Kiki's Delivery Service. Shout Outs: Peter- Community (Netflix) | Ray- Speed Cubers (Netflix) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel all the way back to the year 1982 to revisit, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Does this film still hold the charm and love that it did in the '80s or has it gone stale like an old open bag of Reese Pieces? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! Tune in next week when the dual jump ahead to the year 2005 to rewatch, Me and You and Everyone We Know. Shout Outs: Peter- Robin's Wish | Ray- Knock Down the House (Netflix) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
We are back and in this episode we travel to the year 1995 to revisit the film, Leaving Las Vegas. Is this film a glimmer of hope or a beacon of hopelessness? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! Tune in next week when Peter and Ray travel all the way back to the year 1982 to rewatch, E.T.the Extra-Terrestrial. Shout Outs: Peter- This is the Year | Ray- Boys State (Apple TV+) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
Hey listeners! We are taking a much-needed break this week but Peter didn't want to leave you empty-handed. In this solo show, Peter gives his thoughts on things happening in Nor Cal, favorite rainy day movies, and thoughts on Disney parks. Keep a lookout on our social media pages for our film for next week and we will talk to you then! Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray jump back to the year 2008 to revisit the sci-fi flick, Jumper. Does this movie hold-up or does it belong in the bargain bin? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! We are taking a little summer break next week so no normal podcast next week. However, keep a lookout in your feed because Peter will share his movie pick in a mini-cast. Shout Outs: Peter- Howard (Disney+) | Ray- Host (Shutter) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel to the year 1984 to visit the film epic, Amadeus. Does this film still hit the right notes, after all these years, or does it need to be re-tuned? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out. Also, thank you to Shelly for the movie recommendation! Tune in next week when Peter and Ray jump ahead to the year 2008 to rewatch the sci-fi film, Jumper. Shout Outs: Peter- Undeclared (TV) | Ray- The Go-Go's (Showtime Doc) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray get blown back to the year 1996 to revisit the 2nd highest-grossing movie of that year, Twister. Does this 90's natural disaster flick still hold-up? Listen to the show to find out! Tune in next week, when we travel back to the year 1984 to rewatch, Amadeus. Shout Outs: Peter- Freaks and Geeks (TV) | Ray- Los Espookys (HBO) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel to the year 1994 to revisit the flick, Pulp Fiction. Is this movie still a cool daddy-o or is it a square? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out!⁠   Tune in next week, when we travel to the year 1996 to rewatch the movie, Twister.   Shout Outs: Peter- A Couple of N3rds | Ray- Olivia de Havilland (RIP)   Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
With our return back to format, Peter and Ray travel to the year 1985 to revisit the film, Desperately Seeking Susan. This movie stars a cast of different fantastic actors (especially Rosanna Arquette) but is probably known as Madonna's first feature-length film role. Does this time capable of an 80's flick still hold-up or should it be left on the shelf? Listen to the show to find out! Tune in next week when we jump ahead to the year 1994 to rewatch the movie, Pulp Fiction. Shout Outs: Peter- The Late Late Show w/Craig Ferguson (Youtube) | Ray- Supermarket Sweep (Netflix) Sources: Vogue- What Desperately Seeking Susan Got Right About Fashion Vulture- Rosanna Arquette Answers Every Question We Have About Desperately Seeking Susan Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray jump to the year 2005 to revisit the live musical, turned into a film, Rent. The musical was ahead of its time (back in 1996) but is the movie? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! Tune in next week when we jump ahead to the year 2009 to rewatch the Disney film, The Princess and the Frog. Shout Outs: Peter-The Americans (TV Show)| Ray- Sky Guide (app) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel all the way back to the year 1985 to rewatch, Nightmare on Elm St. 2: Freddy's Revenge. We discuss the homoerotic themes, the changes made to Freddy's character, and Mark Patton's (who plays Jesse) relationship with this movie and Hollywood. Tune in next week when we jump ahead to the year 2005 to rewatch the musical turned into a movie, Rent. Shout Outs: Peter- Bob Saget's Here for You (podcast) | Ray- 13th (Netflix) Reference: Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street (doc) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray don't travel too far into the past this week (to the year 2008) to revisit the Clint Eastwood flick, Changeling. Not to be mistaken by the 1980's film, THE Changeling which I (Ray) made when looking up info on this week's movie. Tune in next week as Peter and Ray celebrate Pride Month by revisiting the 1985 fan proclaimed "Gay Horror" movie, A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge. Shout Outs: Peter- Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (Hulu/ABC) | Ray- I Am Not Your Negro (Amazon Prime) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this very special Retro Reviews, Peter and Ray travel back to the year 1989 to revisit the Spike Lee joint, Do the Right Thing. With everything going on in the United States (or rather, the world) right now, we thought this flick would be a perfect piece of art to view the world through and we try to piece together what is the "right thing"? Listen to next week's podcast when Peter and Ray jump ahead to the year 2008 to rewatch, The Changeling. Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel to the year 1997 to revisit the movie, Rocketman. Should this movie be shot up to Mars and forgotten or should it be rediscovered for others to enjoy today? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! Join us for next week's podcast, when Peter and Ray jump even further back to the year 1989 to rewatch, Do the Right Thing. Shout Outs: Peter- Fiona Apple 'Fetch the Bolt Cutters' (music) | Ray- The Half of It (Netflix) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel to the year 1986 to revisit the comedy film, ¡Three Amigos! Does this film still hold-up or should it be left in the past? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! Tune in to next week's show when we jump ahead to the year 1997 to rewatch, the Disney flick, RocketMan. And yes, there was another film titled RocketMan before 2019's Elton John movie. Shout Outs: Peter- Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything (Netflix) | Ray- Normal People (Hulu) Source: "The ¡Three Amigos!: How they Died" (Youtube) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's episode, Peter, Ray, & special guest Guy travel back to the year 1992 to rewatch the SNL skit turned to a movie, Wayne's World. Is this flick still totally awesome or does it blow chunks? Well, you're going to have to listen to the pod to find out! If you're interested in Guy's Disney theme park content, you can follow him on Twitter and check out TouringPlans.com. Shout Outs: Guy- Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters (doc) | Peter- The Tiara Talk Show (YouTube) | Ray- The Lodge (movie) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast Peter, Ray, and special guest Ryan (from the Dismembering Horror) to travel back to the year 1988 to revisit the Tim Burton flick, Beetlejuice. We really get sort of deep into the themes of this movie, what made Mr.Burton's movies (from the 80s/90s) so magical, and so much more. Listen to next week's podcast when we become Gen-Xers and travel to the year 1992 to rewatch, Wayne's World. If you would like to hear more of Ryan's thoughts on films (particularly horror) then check out his podcast, Dismembering Horror. You can also see his professional work on his website. Shout Outs: Ryan- Tammy and the T-Rex (movie) | Peter- Prop Culture (Disney+) | Ray- LGR (Youtube) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week’s podcast, Peter, Ray, and (special guest) Sonia revisit the 2009 Disney/Pixar film, UP. This was a movie we were supposed to record an episode on right before the pandemic hit so we are making it up this week. So, let’s see if this Disney/Pixar flick still holds-up or if it should be lost in the clouds (tease: you will be surprised). FYI: before we get started with the show, we do a personal check-in moment, just to hear how everyone is holding-up during this very unique time. If you’re not interested in hearing that part of the show, just skip ahead to around the 17-minute mark. Please check out Sonia’s photography by visiting her Instagram and webpage. Join us next week when we travel to the year 1988 to revisit the film, Beetlejuice (don’t say his name three times!). Shout Outs: Sonia- Making the Cut (Amazon Prime) | Peter- Shameless (Showtime/Netflix) | Ray- The Last Dance (ESPN) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Music for this episode is provided by FMA and created by Audiobinger- "Pre-Game Warm-Up".
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel to the year 1999 to revisit the Disney film (sigh), 𝗜𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗿 𝗚𝗮𝗱𝗴𝗲𝘁.⁠ Just to be truthful right from the start, this movie is terrible but the real question is if there are any entertaining elements in this movie or if it's 100% awful? Well, you're going to have to listen to find out. ⁠ Listen next week when we jump back to revisit the 2009 flick, UP. Shout Outs: Peter- Better Things (Hulu) | Ray- MTV's Cribs (Youtube) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray jump back to the year 1989 to visit the suburban comedy/thriller, The 'Burbs. Does this Tom Hanks film still hit the spot in 2020 or should it be left to be buried in the basement? Well, you're going to have to listen to the podcast to find out! Tune in next week when we revisit the 1999 Disney movie, Inspector Gadget (btw, this is Peter's pick). Shout Outs: Peter- The Act (Hulu) | Ray- Wings (CBS All Access) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate Source: “Why Joe Dante’s ‘The ‘Burbs’ is Relevant Today as it was in 1989” (2017)  
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray travel back to the year 1994 to revisit the Disney film, Blank Check. Should the check for this movie still be cleared or should it be decided and returned? Well, you're going to have to listen to the podcast to find out! Tune in next week when we jump further back in time, to the year 1989, to rewatch the flick, The 'Burbs. Shout Outs: Peter- Modern Love (Amazon Prime) | Ray- Dave (Hulu) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray jump to the year 1994 to revisit the comedy flick, Dumb & Dumber. Does this bromance/comedy still hold-up today or should it be left to get extinct like the snow owl in the movie? Well, you're going to have to listen to the show to find out! Tune in next week when we rewatch another 1994 film, Blank Check. which you can all watch on Disney+. Shout Outs: Peter- Fleabag (Amazon Prime) | Ray- Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo Switch) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray jump back to the year 1999 to rewatch, The Matrix. Does this sci-action packed film still hold-up or should be deleted from the mainframe? Well, you're going to have to listen to find out! Tune in next week then Peter and Ray jump back several years to revisit the 1994 comedy, Dumb and Dumber. Shout Outs: Peter- The Torkelsons (TV show) | Ray- Tiger King (Netflix) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray jump the year 1989 to revisit the Disney family flick, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. Does this movie stand the test of time or should it be shrunken and forgotten? Well, you're going to have to listen to the podcast to find out! Join us next week when Peter and Ray move to the year 1999 to rewatch the sci-fi classic (or is it?) The Matrix. Shout Outs: Peter- Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO) | Ray- Cheers (Netflix) Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate
In this week's podcast, Peter and Ray aren't traveling back to any year to rewatch a film to chat about it because they wanted to try to piece together everything that has happened in the real world this past couple of weeks. Hopefully hearing us talk about it brings some peace of mind to some of you. Thank you for listening and next week we get back to our normal podcasting duties and rewatch the 1989 film, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. Contact Us: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | RetroReviewsCast@gmail.com|  Donate  
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Created by
Ray & Peter
Podcast Status
Active
Started
Jan 1st, 2018
Latest Episode
Sep 15th, 2020
Release Period
Weekly
Episodes
153
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour
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No
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Episodic

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