It Goes to 11 — Real Genius

A Multimedia Celebration of Real Genius

A Multimedia Celebration of Real Genius

Released during August of ’85 Real Genius has come to mean different things to different people, and some feel the need to create something. This is great for fans of the movie, because if you drift just a little off the center line you’ll be rewarded with some interesting discoveries. We did just that and here are a few of things we found. Poetry Inspired by a shirtless Val Kilmer, penning some poetry was Anameroma’s way to express how she was feeling. Real Genius by Anameroma There’s no fear in the placeI’m going to be in a few years,In the time it takes...

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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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Cotton Candy From The Reel World: Watch A Supercut Of The Best T-Shirts In Film History

Cotton Candy From The Reel World: Watch A Supercut Of The Best T-Shirts In Film History

Embedded above: a visual history of the greatest prop t-shirts — and the occasional tank, polo, and sweatshirt — from film! A full list of every tee, film, and year of release is included below after the jump. What’d we miss? Post your thoughts, complaints, and critiques in the comments!   Design | Movie | Year 1. Compulsive T-Shirt Collector Intro – Mystery Train (1989)2. Joy Division – 500 Days Of Summer (2009)3. Nostromo Mission Shirt – Aliens (1986)4. Metallica & AC/DC – Beavis And Butt-Head Do America (1996)5. Gayby – Bruno (2009)6. Referee/All Valley Karate Championship – The Karate Kid (1984)7. Brodie’s Shirt – Mallrats (1995)8. Chucks & Mt. Dew – Step Brothers (2008)9. Blue Heart – Chungking...

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Heart Attack: 50 T-Shirts For Valentines Day (Updated!)

Heart Attack: 50 T-Shirts For Valentines Day (Updated!)

It’s Valentine’s Day. Again. This year, skip the obvious baubles — chocolates, flowers, stuffed animals, jewelry, tchotchkes, et al. — and give that special someone what they really want need: a t-shirt that proclaims your undying affection for the whole world wide webz to see (and gawk about). Along these lines, we present 25 27 28 50 51 55 designs — most thematically appropriate, others woefully off-message — to put you, and your partner(s), in a romantic state of bliss. Said shirts, mind you, are drawn from a wide assortment of sources (read: the Internet) and are ranked in no particular order, because honestly, we love all of...

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New Shirt from Real Genius!

New Shirt from Real Genius!

As some of you reading this are most likely aware, Found Item Clothing was accidentally inspired by a late-night screening of the 80’s cult classic, Real Genius. Chris Knight, the film’s rakish and eccentric lead (portrayed by a young Val Kilmer), exhibits some real sartorial flair; every one of his assorted tees is offbeat and sui generis, a perfect distillation of his character’s personality, quirks and all. In any case, the initial success of two shirts from that flick — I Heart Toxic Waste and Surf Nicaragua — yielded two more — International Order For Gorillas and Summer Games 1984. 50 shirts (give or take a few) and three...

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