Tag: Gremlins

Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… And Videotape, Part One: VHS Subculture

The first in a two-part series exploring home video and the formats which refuse to die....

Film, Popdose Alt-Christmas Film Festival

Popdose Alt-Christmas Film Festival: “Gremlins” (1984)

Have we talked about Hatchimals yet? Now we are. Hatchimals have been crowned the “hot” toy this Christmas. The premise for the...

Film, Revival House

Revival House: Gremlins

A reflection on the 30th anniversary of Gremlins, the summer of 1984 and the passing of a great composer....

Listmania, Music

Popdose 2011: Mike Duquette’s Top Catalogue Projects

According to crazy people, next year will see the wholesale demise of compact discs as well as the heroic efforts of Jon Cusack saving...


Music, The Composers

The Composers: Jerry Goldsmith

Popdose takes a look at the music of film composer Jerry Goldsmith, and features selections from his best-known scores....


Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: Off-Kilter Christmas Movie Edition

When I was a kid, every year around this time I would watch Santa Claus Conquers the Martians. I did this despite the fact that critics...


Lost in the '80s, Music

Lost in the ’80s: Peter Gabriel, “Out Out”

After dipping his toe into the mainstream with his fourth album, Security, and its Top 40 hit, “Shock the Monkey,” it’s...