Dreamland: The RetroBlasting Podcast

Dreamland: The RetroBlasting Podcast covers everything Generation X, and gives you a jolt of nostalgia along with things you never knew about your childhood. Everything from fads, foods, music, movies, cartoons, toys and more - it's every Gen Xer's favorite place to hang out. It's RetroBlasting as a podcast! Check us out at www.retroblasting.com!

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47 - The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (1985)


Michael joins Aaron and Melinda to discuss his favorite Christmas special, the Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by Rankin-Bass from 1985. Based on the 1902 book by L. Frank Baum (you know, the author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz), it adds a pagany,...


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 2019-12-22  56m
 
 

46 - Mixtape: Secret of NIMH / Rocko's Modern Life


Melinda and Aaron delve into their favorite anthropomorphized cartoon animals in this 50/50 episode. First we reveal the origins and backstory of the groundbreaking animation classic The Secret of NIMH, followed by a discussion of themes in the 90s’...


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 2019-11-27  1h44m
 
 

45 - TerrorVision


We’re still in 1986, this time with TerrorVision directed by Ted Nicolaou. This B-movie is filled with slimy space monsters, swinger parents, and machine guns. Melinda and Aaron ask the question, is there more to this 80s cult classic, or is...


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 2019-10-30  1h17m
 
 

44 - Crocodile Dundee


Melinda and Aaron revisit 1986, but a very different film this time! They discuss Crocodile Dundee - the good, bad, ugly, and possibly true story. Put on your teeth hat and grab your knife, we’re going back to the Bush!


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 2019-10-26  1h32m
 
 

43 - Cobra


1986, Sylvester Stallone


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 2019-09-11  1h28m
 
 

42 - Stingray (1985 TV Series)


Of all the amazing vehicle TV shows to choose from in the 80s, Stingray was the best one you probably didn’t watch. Featuring a classic ‘65 Corvette, a lone-wolf hero who is smarter and tougher than everyone and who has a heart of gold, and the...


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 2019-08-02  1h17m
 
 

41 - MixTape: HBO's Chernobyl / Satanic Panic Origins


This week Melinda and Aaron delve into the darkness and talk about two weirdly similar incidents from the 80s: Chernobyl, as seen in the HBO miniseries, and Mike Warnke as an originator of Satanic Panic. In the first half, Aaron walks us through...


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 2019-06-30  1h31m
 
 

40 - In Search Of... Bigfoot


From 1977 to 1982 Leonard Nimoy guided us through a wide variety of strange phenomena on the syndicated, half-hour show “In Search Of.” On this episode of Dreamland, Melinda and Aaron learn a ton about Bigfoot from Spock himself, as well as...


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 2019-06-13  1h16m
 
 

episode 2: S3Ep02 - The Colbys


In the 80s, "primetime soaps” were definitely a thing, but you may not remember the 1985 Dynasty spinoff, “The Colbys.” An Aaron Spelling project, this show was Dynasty but more expensive, with slightly fewer catfights, but slightly more alien...


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 2019-05-11  1h16m
 
 

episode 1: S3Ep01 - Office Space


Melinda and Aaron talk about the uncomfortably accurate and hilarious cult classic, Office Space by Mike Judge.


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 2019-04-19  1h18m