Retroist Retro Podcast

For over a decade, The Retroist Podcast has taken a nostalgic look back at the last 40+ years of retro themed pop culture. The show attempts to connect or reconnect you to things from your past through storytelling and discussion of compelling milestones and forgotten tidbits of pop culture.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 25m. Bisher sind 303 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 5 days 11 hours 20 minutes


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episode 287: Retroist Podcast Episode 287 (Home Alone)

On this all new episode of the Retroist Podcast, I talk about the 1990 film classic, Home Alone.  This movie was a massive runaway hit and I hope you enjoy taking a look at it with me.



episode 286: Retroist Podcast Episode 286 (Something Wicked This Way Comes)

Something Wicked This Way Comes is a film drenched in nostalgia. On today’s episode of the Retroist Podcast, I discuss this underrated and wildly entertaining Disney film.



episode 285: Retroist Podcast Episode 285 (Friday the 13th: The Series)

Friday the 13th: The Series was a great TV show that was ahead of its time. On today's episode of the Retroist Podcast, I dive into this classic bit of TV horror, and hopefully I can convince you to revisit it or check it out for the first time.


 2022-10-28  37m

episode 284: Retroist Podcast Episode 284 (Ghost Story)

On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I take a look at the 1981 horror film, Ghost Story. With its amazing cast and talented director, Ghost Story hearkens back to the golden age of classic, spooky storytelling.  


 2022-10-14  30m

episode 283: Retroist Podcast Episode 283 (Sega Dreamcast)

The Sega Dreamcast was an amazing console that should have cemented Sega as an ongoing player in the console wars, but sadly it failed.  On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I discuss the rise and too quick fall of this wonderful system.


 2022-09-30  32m

episode 282: Retroist Podcast Episode 282 (K·B Toys)

K·B Toys was the premier mall toy store for decades, but sadly didn't survive.  On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I discuss the rise and fall of this storied purveyor of toys.


 2022-09-16  32m

episode 281: Retroist Podcast Episode 281(Trivial Pursuit)

In the early 1980s, trivia mania swept across America. The cause? A board game from Canada that no one saw coming, Trivial Pursuit. On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I look at the history of this long-running phenomenon.  


 2022-09-02  31m

episode 280: Retroist Podcast Episode 280 (The Six Million Dollar Man Toys)

Welcome to the 7th episode of the 15th season of the Retroist Podcast. Today’s episode is all about the toys from the seventies sci-fi classic, The Six Million Dollar Man. This episode was a surprise to me. I had recorded a section about toys during my S...


 2022-08-19  23m

episode 279: Retroist Podcast Episode 279 (The Six Million Dollar Man)

On this new episode of the Retroist Podcast, I talk all about this classic Seventies TV show, The Six Million Dollar Man. An amazing superhero show that was way ahead of its time. It was so successful that it spawned a 2nd series and lingered in movies a...


 2022-08-05  30m

episode 278: Retroist Podcast Episode 278 (Real Genius)

In 1985, the sci-fi comedy, Real Genius, hit theaters. Perhaps ahead of its time, its message made it a bit different from many other college-themed films that had come before it. While not a blockbuster, the film would develop a cult following and had a...


 2022-07-22  35m