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80’s Movie Halloween Costume Guide

80’s Movie Halloween Costume Guide

Find your inner 80’s cult movie persona with our 2016 Halloween Costume Guide. Easy to use, easy to follow, cheap on the money!

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Wholesome Movie Tropes that Belong to the 80s

Wholesome Movie Tropes that Belong to the 80s

Movies today have a certain feel. There are a lot of themes that pop up time and time again, but they usually involve entirely CGI constructed action sequences. Kids today are all about the explosions and loose women, but what happened to narrative? In the 1980s,  things got weird and we were thankful! Every big blockbuster with a new plot device was followed by a dozen more with the same device biting at its heels. Let’s take a look at some of the themes from the 1980s that didn’t quite hang around, some of which you might actually miss. Body-Switching...

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Wheels On The Reels: 20 Awesome Vanity License Plates From Film (Quiz)

Wheels On The Reels: 20 Awesome Vanity License Plates From Film (Quiz)

Typically employed as a comedic sight gag or visual accent for character development, the vanity license plate has a long and rich history in film. Compiled below are 20 examples of the form, along with a simple but challenging quiz. How many of these ego-fueling alphanumerical strings can you identify? 1. ECTO-1 A. Ghost In The MachineB. GhostbustersC. Ghost 2. NRVOUS A. Home AloneB. Ferris Bueller’s Day OffC. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter 3. BAN ONE A. DriveB. The Cannonball RunC. Smokey And The Bandit 4. PSY WGN A. Kill Bill: Vol 1.B. Death ProofC. The Fast And The Furious 5. OUTATIME A. Bill & Ted’s Excellent AdventureB. Back To The FutureC. Hot Tub Time Machine...

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Supercut Iconic Movie Sunglasses 1962-2012

Supercut Iconic Movie Sunglasses 1962-2012

      T-shirts are the currency of the realm here at It Goes to 11, but on occasion we turn our gaze to cool accessories. Like, say, sunglasses. Even cooler than normal sunnies (as the Australians might say) are shades from the reel world (that is to say, film). To wit, we’ve cobbled together a supercut of our favorite movie sunglasses and embedded it above. Between classic selections from Back to the Future, Dr. Strangelove, and pretty much everything Tom Cruise appears in to a variety of carefully vetted darkhorse entries, we’ve stitched our excellent eyewear into a triumphant aggregation, all soundtracked...

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