Flashback Friday | Shirt Tales

Flashback Friday | Shirt Tales

Whenever I talk about how great Shirt Tales (1982 - 1984) was, I usually find myself talking to a blank face. Nothing. Nada. No connection there at all. But if you go online to suss out the Shirt Tales vibe, there's actually quite a few people out there who get all excited when they've made contact with a fellow 'Shirty' (this nickname for a dedicated Shirt Tales Fan is currently unrecognised in the wider Shirt Tales community, but I'm hoping it might catch on). It doesn't happen often, but it can happen - and it is a beautiful thing when it does.

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Movie Moments Of The '80s | Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Movie Moments Of The '80s | Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (no question mark) was a big deal in the '80s. A really big deal. At the time it had one of the largest production budgets ever, and it rewrote the rule book on combined animation/live action films. But more than that, it was (and still is) a damn good movie!

It would be so easy to write this movie off in digital-centric 2016. In 1988 we were still using rotary dial telephones & listening to our favourite music on turntables. But Who Framed Roger Rabbit holds strong almost three decades later simply because it's a hoot of a movie.

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