80s Board Games w/ Jim & Donna Pressman

Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 80s news including a new Super Mario Bros. Movie trailer just dropped, some behind the scenes details about Disney+’s new Willow series, and the trailer-and name of-the forthcoming Indiana Jones sequel are here. Then, the trio chats with Jim and Dnna Pressman. Jim is the former president of Pressman Toy, makers of many of the toys and games that

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Flashback: Is This a Christmas Movie?

In this episode, we flash all the way back to when 1980s Now was still a couple of idiots for the 80s. Here, Will and Ray determine which of seven 1980s films are Christmas movies in spite of what you may think. Did you agree with our definitive, unquestionable assessment? Write us at will@1980snow.com. New Introduction – :15 Criteria for Christmas Movies – 1:48 “Trading

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Flashback: Interview w/ Laila Robins

Will speaks with Laila Robins, who made her feature film debut as the object of Steve Martin’s affection in the greatest Thanksgiving movie of all time: “Planes, Trains and Automobiles.” Most recently, Laila starred on the final season of “The Walking Dead” as Pamela Milton, the governor of the Commonwealth. She’sappeared on many of the most popular series of the last several years, including Homeland,

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Quirkiest 80s Christmas Songs

Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 80s news including more false rumors about “Indiana Jones 5,” the superhero John Cusack could’ve played in 1985, and how Al’s movie is just as “weird” as his music. Then, we share the interesting tales of 12 of the quirkiest Christmas songs of the 1980s. Introduction – :30 1980s News – 2:13 Twelve Quirkiest 1980s Christmas Songs – 23:14

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1980s Quantum Leap Easter Eggs in Quantum Leap Now

Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 80s news including why Paul Weller (not Robocop) called Robert Smith a k***, how there’s even more Candy in “Planes, Trains and Automobiles,” and whether the Stallone-Schwarzenegger rumor is true. Then, we identify the original Quantum Leap easter eggs that connect it cleverly to the first six episodes of the new sequel series. Were you a fan of the

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The Simpsons in the 80s w/ Brian Volk-Weiss

Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 80s news including how Elvira was D-listed, a premakequel series for “Friday the 13th,” and Johnny Depp was still not cast in Beetlejuice 2. Then, Will and Jon chat with Brian Volk-Weiss–CEO/founder of The Nacelle Company–about his latest docuseries “Icons Unearthed: The Simpsons.” Are you fan of The Simpsons? Email us your thoughts to will@1980snow.com. Introduction – :30 Announcements

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