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8 Theatrical Films You May Not Know Were Originally Rated X

First let me specify. An X rating back in the 1960’s to the beginning of the 80’s did not mean pornography. Yes, by the 1980’s the pornography industry took over the X rating because the MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America) did not trademark it, but films released in theaters with an X rating were not porn. 1,069 more words

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09/20/016 - Four-eyed tigers and 80s aesthetic

SPOILER ALERT!!! This week, we get into some heavy details on the show “Stranger Things”, so act accordingly. In classic fashion we also can’t keep on topic for very long, so if you like “Flight of the Navigator”, “Robocop” and techno music out of Austin Texas you’re in for a treat this week on The Film Buzz!

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SOPHIE WATCHES | Robocop (1987)

Trying out something new: I will reproduce the transcripts of my conversations with a friend whilst I watch films.  She and I text a lot whilst we watch things, so it will probably become a common feature on this website, hopefully illustrating some witty insight amongst my live reactions.   646 more words

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News Reel: Stan of Steel

For Kathy Bates

The best thing about Kathy Bates is that she is one of so seldom few actresses who has been able to land some impressive roles and match them with equally stunning performances, all while not falling into the archetypal actress format of being slender and traditionally attractive. 673 more words

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“I’d buy that for a dollar!”

-Bixby Snyder (S.D. Nemeth), RoboCop (1987)

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Robocop (2014)

A detective who suffered horrific injuries from an attempt on his life is transformed into a cyborg by a multinational corporation intent on introducing robotic weaponry into the police force. 169 more words

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Robocop (1987)

A dedicated police officer is declared legally dead and reawakens to find that he has been transformed into a cyborg by a malevolent corporation.

On the surface, Robocop looks like just another dumb sci-fi action film but beneath lurks a lot of clever ideas. 149 more words

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