80s Movies: The 5 Best Coming Of Age Flicks (With Quizzes)
Mar24

80s Movies: The 5 Best Coming Of Age Flicks (With Quizzes)

No matter the decade, growing up is hard to do. There’s something about the 80s though. The wholesome comforting feelings of good family and better friends show through in all of these movies making them the best coming of age 80s movies. Stand By Me (1986) Remember spending time with your friends, playing cards or camping out? Stand By Me showcases four young teenage boys when they go out in search of a dead body of someone...

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Prom Looks: 80s And Now
Mar20

Prom Looks: 80s And Now

We’ve got some of the most classics 80s prom looks and how the compare to the looks today. Don’t forget the epic “promposals!” Prom Looks: 80s And Now Ruffles Ruffles were the 80s prom fad to have. And the more the better. Whether topping off the dress on the sleeves, at mid length, accenting the bottom of the dress, or the entirety of the dress, ruffles were it. Bright Colors The 80s is characterized as a...

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Quiz: How’s Your Karate Kid Knowledge?
Mar20

Quiz: How’s Your Karate Kid Knowledge?

In The Karate Kid, Mr. Miyagi focuses on technique and balance as the most important part of karate. He had a special way of teaching Daniel that made him an expert. To learn karate, according to Mr. Miyagi, follow these steps: -Wash cars -Wax cars -On circular wood slats, practice right and left circles -Practice catching a fly with chopsticks -Paint the fence moving up and down with the brush, bending at the knees -Left note to...

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15 80s Games We All Loved
Mar15

15 80s Games We All Loved

In the 80s gamers were introduced to some of the most incredible titles, some of which went on to be huge franchises. We decided to prepare a slide of 15 80s Games we all loved for a little visit down nostalgia lane. Of course arcade games were a must in the 80s, everyone wanted to make sure they got the highest score and bragging rights. In addition to arcade games, the invention of the Nintendo NES brought a host of incredible...

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Caddyshack: Test Your Movie Knowledge
Mar14

Caddyshack: Test Your Movie Knowledge

Caddyshack is the quintessential golf movie of the 80s. Al, Carl, and the judge provide constant laughter with their bickering, betting ways. Golfers should be like Al to easily distance themselves from any (golf)  snobbery. This guy is loud, crude and mouthy but the best part is that he’s truthful! Unlike any other golfer out there, these are the mannerisms to be like Al: Be loud and obnoxious. Make sure you car and horn are...

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Ferris Bueller’s Day Off: Quiz
Mar13

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off: Quiz

Want to play hooky? Take some cues from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off for some free time fun. From how to get out of your school obligations to all the ways to spend your day off, Ferris certainly knows how to have a good time. How to Fake Sick Clammy hands. Don’t create a phony fever because you may end up at the doctor. Instead fake a stomach cramp and while you’re bent over moaning and groaning, lick your palms. Get Your Friends to Come...

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What 80s Teens Did For Fun
Mar09

What 80s Teens Did For Fun

It’s clear that our way of life now is different than it was in the 1980s, with exception of lots of the fashion. 80s teens and kids would rarely be in contact with their parents throughout the day/night. In fact, as long as you were home by the time the street lights came on, you were good to go. That’s only a part of it though. Kids then could never imagine growing up as it’s done now. The best of times for teenagers are as follows...

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#ThingsOverheardInThe80s Trends On Twitter
Mar06

#ThingsOverheardInThe80s Trends On Twitter

What are some of the most overheard statements or phrases from the 80s? Phrases that didn’t really carry over into many other decades. Well, over the weekend, the hashtag #ThingsOverheardInThe80s trended on Twitter with some hilarious phrases. From an iconic electronic device, ways to record TV and more, this hashtag was something we definitely had to share with our readers. There were plenty of witty responses with a couple of...

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Quiz: Beverly Hills Cop
Mar06

Quiz: Beverly Hills Cop

What makes Beverly Hills Cop as a movie? Eddie Murphy. His witty, quick comebacks draw you in with entertainment and you can’t wait to see how he uncovers this crime. Murphy’s lines in this movie keep you laughing too and are a sign of the times. So many things that happened in this movie and the way they happened would never play out as such this day in age. After he gets shoved out of the car, he says, “Disturbing the peace? I got...

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Quiz: The Great Outdoors
Mar02

Quiz: The Great Outdoors

Most 80s movies are filled with signs of the times. Family values tied in with a little bit of naughtiness and sealed with a hug. The Great Outdoors is no different and in fact, more families should do more of the things seen in this movie. Things From The Great Outdoors Families Should Do More: Sing with each other to the radio in the car. The opening to this movie is so typically 80s and really a fun start. Hand in the middle,...

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Quiz: Indiana Jones and The Raiders of the Lost Ark
Feb27

Quiz: Indiana Jones and The Raiders of the Lost Ark

Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark is the original Indiana Jones. This movie is a classic 80s flick and it goes without saying that you could watch this movie again and again. What do you think of this movie? Here are 4 things you may have never considered before. This action movie has a little bit of everything. Indy runs around saving everyone and himself and all with a bit of comic relief. The monkey plays his part in...

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There Has Never Been A Better Time For An 80s Vehicles
Feb24

There Has Never Been A Better Time For An 80s Vehicles

While Jay Leno may not believe in many of the cars from the 80s, a new report shows that now may be the best time to invest in one of those classic rides from the 80s that we just love so much. 80s vehicles are being snatched up so you might want to act fast in grabbing one. There Has Never Been A Better Time For An 80s Vehicles “Younger buyers are coming into the market, so we’re seeing more people who remember these vehicles...

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12 Reasons Why Turner And Hooch Is So Funny
Feb20

12 Reasons Why Turner And Hooch Is So Funny

While most of the shenanigans in Turner and Hooch have to do with the dog, this movie is easily one of the funniest the 80s has to offer. Tom Hanks is so relatable and equally as hilarious. Here’s the rest of the best parts, including the best scene of the movie: When Scott vacuums his friend who is eating a muffin in the car When Scott brings Hooch a muffin and Hooch attacks his neck instead When Amos fills Hooch’s water bowl...

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13 Classic 80s Talk Shows
Feb17

13 Classic 80s Talk Shows

In the 80s there certainly wasn’t a shortage of talk shows. From late night to daytime, there was a talk show for everyone. We decided to make a list of 13 Classic 80s Talk Shows, all of which began airing in the 80s. Of course some of these talk shows are much more popular than others on the list. That being said, there is something just too awesome about the way these shows were run. We’ve had shows that were incredibly...

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20 Best 80s Cars We All Loved
Feb14

20 Best 80s Cars We All Loved

The 1980s was an iconic time in the automotive market. We decided to create a list of the 20 Best 80s Cars We All Loved. Of course, the love of a vehicle is totally subjective, however, we feel that there are plenty of gems in this for ever type of car lover. Sure we had the dreamers who absolutely loved the classic red Ferrari’s like the ever elusive F40. However, the idea of practicality dawned on us and really had us thinking...

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