Time to take a look at news items related to our favorite decade, the 1980s!
Speaking of Footloose, What do you think of Blake Shelton’s version of the classic Kenny Loggins’ theme song?
In other 80s Movie News:
- Tulsa World put together a quiz on lines from famous 80s Movies
- Movieline took a look at other remakes of 80s movie anthems
- In honor of Footloose, sfgate.com submitted a list of 5 great ’80s Soundtracks
- The Houston Press offers up this list of The 12 Best Songs in ’80s Movies
- azcentral.com looks over the Most Liked Movies of the 80s
- The Republic discusses why Children of the 80s are so appalled at the new Footloose remake
- HitFix.com begs Hollywood not to remake these 80s classics
- Speaking of 80s Classics, An Officer and a Gentleman is now being made into a musical
- Gerard Butler is being looked at for the lead in the remake of 80’s action-comedy Romancing the Stone
- Gigwise has a photo list of the greatest action movies of the 80s
- A sequel to the 80’s comedy Beetlejuice has been confirmed
- screenjunkies looks at the 10 Best Child Actors of the 80s
- We Got This Covered has their opinion of the Top Ten 80s Horror Movies
- Continuing with the top ten lists, here are starpulse’s Top Ten Coolest 80’s Movie Characters
- 80’s Brat Packer Anthony Michael Hall was arrested for a dispute with his neighbor
- Dirty Dancing will be the next 80s movie with a great soundtrack to be remade.
Also in the News:
The complete collection of the 80’s Cartoon “Jem” was released on DVD,
and The Republic has a great interview with Dynasty star Linda Evans
Well, that’s it for this edition of “80s In The News”.. Until next time, thanks for helping keep the 80’s alive!