Tag Archive | Michael J. Fox

Jarv’s Birthday Series: Teenwolf (1985)

Huzzah! What a fucking result this was. I can’t tell you how pleased I was when I saw it on the list (release date August 23rd 1985 in the USA). I was having a bit of a panic about this seeing as the two films before I’d never heard of, and the horrible spectre of Dirty Dancing is lurking 2 films on. So, I reckoned that I was clearly in for a bit of a break, and there are few more pleasant stopping points than a Michael J. Fox comedy from the 80’s. Thank the Lord. Read More…

Jarv’s Birthday Series: Class of 1984 (1982)

1982 is regarded as being a generally storming year in film. Many a classic movie was released that year, just unfortunately none saw the light of day anywhere near 23rd August. However, in a stroke of massive good fortune this underrated piece of schlocky exploitation was released on 20th August in the USA. This was a result, actually, as the alternatives were almost horrid enough to derail the whole mission, particularly given what I’ve got coming for most of the rest of the 80’s. So, sit back and let me tell you about Lincoln High, a school where the kids are most certainly not alright. Read More…