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Forgotten Movies Of The 80's Week - Battle Beyond the Stars

Forgotten Movies Of The 80's Week - Secret Of Nimh

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Ruprecht in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Blakes 7 Last episode complete

Doctor Who - Clean Tom Baker Opening (1980 and 1974)

Doctor Who - 2008 Title Sequence 80's Style


Back to the Future - Life on Mars Style!

Human League - Don't you want me 1982 Top of the pops

Europe - The Final Countdown (Live)

Behind The Mask Documentary 1986 - Phantom Of The Opera

1980 Torvill and Dean - Love

BBC Bertha children's retro tv

BBC One O'Clock News - Late 1980's

UK TV Adverts, 1988

Home Videos Channels Change Player Size Watch this video in a new window TV Adverts from the Eighties

Forgotten movies - Trailer - Enemy Mine (1985)

The Last Starfighter Week - NES Gameplay

The Last Starfighter Week - Star Wars & The Last Starfighter Battle Mix

Star Wars & The Last Starfighter Battle Mix PART 2


The Last Starfighter Week - Download the game

Go to roguesynapse and download the amazing version of the game with all the sounds and graphics straight of the movie

Go there now and download the game from the Last Starfighter

Check out these cabinet models by Keith Landry

The Last Starfighter week - Soundtrack

Main Title

The Last Starfighter - 02 - Outer Space Chase

Into the Starscape

Return To Earth

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The Last Starfighter week - Video Game

The Last Starfighter week - Movie Trailer

To celebrate one of the great movies of the 80's Retrofinds is running a week on everything that is The Last Starfighter

The Last Starfighter is a 1984 science fiction adventure film directed by Nick Castle. There was a subsequent novelization of the movie by Alan Dean Foster, as well as a video game based on the production. In 2004, it was also adapted as an off-Broadway musical.

The Last Starfighter, in addition to Disney's Tron, has the distinction of being one of cinema's earliest films to use extensive Computer-generated imagery (CGI) to depict its many starships, environments and battle scenes. This CGI technique, for the time, was a great leap into the future compared to contemporary films such as the previous year's Return of the Jedi, which still used static physical models shot by moving film cameras.

The Last Starfighter was the final theatrical film role of actor Robert Preston before his death. His character, a "lovable con-man," was a nod to his mo…

Computer Graphics from 1981

Look-in 1970's advert - Six Million Dollar Man

Look-in magazine - 1970's advert - Grease

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Argos Christmas Advert 1987

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Granada continuity, ad break & YTV ident, Feb 1987

ranada prog junction, with ad break and trailers, from around Feb 1987. The ad break includes an ad (or is it a PIF?) on what to do if you smell gas. Following the Granada logo, the famous Yorkshire TV 'liquid gold' ident heralds another episode of Emmrdale Farm.

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Philips Videopac Games System Advert


Run The Gauntlet Christmas Celebrity Special (1988)

The Your Sinclair Rock'n'Roll Years - 1988 - 1989