1980s – Rowsdowr https://www.rowsdowr.com Cult Film, TV, Geek Art Fri, 08 Sep 2017 19:04:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.12 15061957 The Old School Wrestling Activity Book by Alon Avissar https://www.rowsdowr.com/2017/09/08/the-old-school-wrestling-activity-book-by-alon-avissar/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2017/09/08/the-old-school-wrestling-activity-book-by-alon-avissar/#respond Fri, 08 Sep 2017 19:04:14 +0000 https://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=22688 Created by Alon Avissar, this retro activity book is full of puzzles and games featuring classic WWF (now WWE) wrestlers from the 1980s.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2017/09/08/the-old-school-wrestling-activity-book-by-alon-avissar/feed/ 0 22688 Game of Thrones x 80s Hair Metal: Casterly Rock 1985 [Mashup Art] https://www.rowsdowr.com/2016/04/12/game-of-thrones-x-80s-hair-metal-casterly-rock-1985-mashup-art/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2016/04/12/game-of-thrones-x-80s-hair-metal-casterly-rock-1985-mashup-art/#respond Tue, 12 Apr 2016 16:29:20 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=22221 Artist Elderscroller imagines Tyrion Lannister from Game of Thrones as a member of a 1980s hair metal band called Casterly Rock. Here he is lounging on the Metal Throne made of electric guitars.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2016/04/12/game-of-thrones-x-80s-hair-metal-casterly-rock-1985-mashup-art/feed/ 0 22221 Mad Max: Fury Road ’80s Style Trailer & Tina Turner Video https://www.rowsdowr.com/2015/05/28/mad-max-fury-road-80s-style-trailer-tina-turner-video/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2015/05/28/mad-max-fury-road-80s-style-trailer-tina-turner-video/#respond Fri, 29 May 2015 03:20:16 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=21925 The PLAYBACK Collective imagines what Mad Max: Fury Road would look like if it were shot on film in the late '70s or early '80s with a synth soundtrack by Power Glove.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2015/05/28/mad-max-fury-road-80s-style-trailer-tina-turner-video/feed/ 0 21925 80s Anime Version of Ghostbusters [Video] https://www.rowsdowr.com/2015/01/09/80s-anime-version-of-ghostbusters-video/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2015/01/09/80s-anime-version-of-ghostbusters-video/#respond Fri, 09 Jan 2015 04:13:05 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=21681 Tokyo Ghostbusters, a parody by Nacho Punch, shows us what Ghostbusters would have looked like if it was an anime in the 1980s.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2015/01/09/80s-anime-version-of-ghostbusters-video/feed/ 0 21681 Giggles Cookies Were Terrifying [80s Commercials] https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/10/12/giggles-cookies-were-terrifying-80s-commercials/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/10/12/giggles-cookies-were-terrifying-80s-commercials/#respond Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:01:06 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=21549 Anybody remember Giggles cookies from the mid-eighties? I have a vague recollection of eating these things, but it wasn't until now that I realized how creepy they are.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/10/12/giggles-cookies-were-terrifying-80s-commercials/feed/ 0 21549 6 Memorable “Hacker” Scenes from ’80s and ’90s Movies https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/08/23/6-memorable-hacker-scenes-from-80s-and-90s-movies/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/08/23/6-memorable-hacker-scenes-from-80s-and-90s-movies/#respond Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:17:11 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=21469 I'm using the term "hacker" very loosely here, but here are six of my favorite hacking-related scenes from films of the '80s and '90s. Ready to hack the mainframe and jam with the console cowboys in cyberspace? Click to enter.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/08/23/6-memorable-hacker-scenes-from-80s-and-90s-movies/feed/ 0 21469 Community G.I. Joe Action Figures in Packaging and More https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/04/12/community-gi-joe-action-figures-packaging/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/04/12/community-gi-joe-action-figures-packaging/#respond Sat, 12 Apr 2014 07:59:59 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=21191 Community season 5 episode 11, G.I. Jeff, was a wonderfully accurate homage to the G.I. Joe cartoons and toy commercials of the 1980s.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/04/12/community-gi-joe-action-figures-packaging/feed/ 0 21191 Police Academy Poster Art by Barret Chapman [It Came from 1984] https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/02/10/police-academy-poster-art-by-barret-chapman-it-came-from-1984/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/02/10/police-academy-poster-art-by-barret-chapman-it-came-from-1984/#respond Mon, 10 Feb 2014 18:49:48 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=20611 Artist: Barret Chapman]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/02/10/police-academy-poster-art-by-barret-chapman-it-came-from-1984/feed/ 0 20611 Behind the Scenes of RadioShack’s 1980s Super Bowl Commercial https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/02/02/behind-the-scenes-of-radioshacks-1980s-super-bowl-commercial/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/02/02/behind-the-scenes-of-radioshacks-1980s-super-bowl-commercial/#respond Mon, 03 Feb 2014 02:47:30 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=20537 Take a look behind the scenes of RadioShack's new ad campaign which features Hulk Hogan, Sgt. Slaughter, Kid 'n' Play, Mary Lou Retton, Dee Snider from Twisted Sister, ALF (Paul Fusco), Cliff (John Ratzenberger) from Cheers, and Ponch (Erik Estrada) from CHiPs.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2014/02/02/behind-the-scenes-of-radioshacks-1980s-super-bowl-commercial/feed/ 0 20537 Kung Fury – An Over-the-Top 80s Style Action Comedy [Trailer] https://www.rowsdowr.com/2013/12/27/kung-fury-an-over-the-top-80s-style-action-comedy-trailer/ https://www.rowsdowr.com/2013/12/27/kung-fury-an-over-the-top-80s-style-action-comedy-trailer/#respond Fri, 27 Dec 2013 04:41:23 +0000 http://www.rowsdowr.com/?p=20384 Kung Fury is a visually spectacular action comedy that has it's foundation in 80s cop movies.]]> https://www.rowsdowr.com/2013/12/27/kung-fury-an-over-the-top-80s-style-action-comedy-trailer/feed/ 0 20384