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The Monster Squad 1987
This is, and always will be, one of my very favorite movies. My dad recorded it off of TV, and I watched the VHS tape (which also had Big Trouble in Little China on it) so much as a kid that it eventually broke. Then, because of the severely limited release on video, I didn't see it again for years. When I was a junior in college, I stopped by a church yard sale on my way to class on…
When Harry Met Sally... 1989
WHMS really hits different watching it as a 40-year-old than the last time I saw in in my early 20s. Some things are just timeless.
Fist of the North Star 1995
Look, a straight-to-video mid-90s live-action version of a Japanese manga/anime (the source material of which strongly centers around a martial arts style that causes heads and bodies to explode) and including none other than Malcolm McDowell, Chris Penn, Melvin van Peebles, Rufio, and absolute marauder-legend Clint Howard, along with a plethora of "Hey, I've seen that guy!" all while looking like it was shot in the parking area behind a strip mall where the recycling dumpsters are. I am in…
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