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Popdose Flashback: Five ’80s Cult Films and Their Imagined Sequels

Daniel Suddes imagines what the sequels to five '80s cult classics would look like....

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Popdose Flashback: When Tobe Hooper Met Cannon Films …

In memory of Tobe Hooper, we look at the three movies he directed for Cannon Films in the '80s....

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Popdose Flashback: Remembering Non-“Dead” Works of George Romero

The loss of George A. Romero earlier this year robbed us one of the great American filmmakers. But everyone used the opportunity to only...

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Popdose Flashback: John Hurt and His Dystopian Filmography

Legendary character actor John Hurt passed away in January 2017. Coincidentally, January 2017 also saw a spike in the sales of many classic...

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Popdose Flashback: “Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me”

One of the most significant television events of 2017 is the impending release of the Twin Peaks revival. Fans of the series are waiting to...

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Popdose Flashback: The Comedy Albums of Albert Brooks

Albert Brooks made two comedy albums in the '70s. Both have stood the test of time....

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Popdose Flashback 1964: The Kinks, “Kinks”

When making up a list of the most important British Invasion bands, why aren't The Kinks higher to the top?...

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Popdose Flashback 1974: Kiss, “Hotter Than Hell”

It is nearly impossible to imagine a world without Kiss at this point. Whether you are a full-on soldier in the Kiss Army or you...

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Popdose Flashback 1994: Joe Jackson, “Night Music”

For all the cries of Joe Jackson's "forsaking" pop, 1994's "Night Music" says otherwise....

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Popdose Flashback 1963: The Singing Nun, “Dominique”

The sad tale of The Singing Nun and her joyful song about a saint....

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Popdose Flashback 1973: Paul McCartney & Wings, “Band on the Run”

Wings had yet to lock in an album that justified their existence. Band On The Run changed that. ...

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Popdose Flashback 1973: Emerson, Lake & Palmer, “Brain Salad Surgery”

Why is 1973's Brain Salad Surgery "none more prog"?...

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Popdose Flashback 1983: Yes, “90125”

In the 1980s prog was becoming accessible and pop was kinda becoming prog. ...

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Popdose Flashback 1993: “Got Milk?”

At least Michael Bay didn't blow up Aaron Burr....

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Popdose Flashback 1973: Frank Sinatra, “Ol’ Blue Eyes Is Back”

Holmes and Dunphy take on the revival of a true music icon in 1973....

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Popdose Flashback 1983: “G.I. Joe”

Terrorism. Warfare. Gun violence. Sexy women in leather. Kids television. Ah, the Eighties....

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Popdose Flashback 1983: “He-Man and the Masters of the Universe”

He-Man's going to show you how to be good, normal children....

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Popdose Flashback 1983: Huey Lewis & the News, “Sports”

Huey Lewis and the News, Sports, and the fallacy of the guilty pleasure....

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Popdose Flashback 1993: “The Fugitive”

Hinky? What's a hinky? ...

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Popdose Flashback 1973: “American Graffiti”

Could this be the best thing George Lucas ever made?...

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Popdose Flashback 1993: Billy Joel, “River of Dreams”

In 1993 Billy Joel made people feel awkward and sad. ...

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Popdose Flashback 1973: We Love (John) Candy

The Popdose Staff uses the event of being an extra to extol the virtues of John Candy....

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Popdose Flashback 1993: Korn Again

1993 was ground zero for the nu-metal movement. We just didn't know yet....

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Popdose Flashback 1973: Chicago, “Chicago VI”

Flashback looks over another of Chicago's big hits and complains about 'whatever happened to...'...

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Popdose Flashback 1983: The Kinks, “State Of Confusion”

Popdose asks, "Why not? It's only natural!"...

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Popdose Flashback 1983: Superman III

In preparation for the Man Of Steel, let's look back at the Hunk Of Junk....

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Popdose Flashback 1983: “Return of the Jedi”

Laser blasts don't leave no blood behind....

Iron Maiden, 'Piece of Mind' album cover gatefold

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Popdose Flashback 1983: Iron Maiden, “Piece of Mind”

A look back at Iron Maiden's fourth studio LP, 'Piece of Mind', which celebrates its 30th anniversary this week....

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Popdose Flashback 1963: Sgt. Fury Debuts

The long, strange trip from WWII to Samuel L....