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Star Wars Arcade – A Look Back At A Piece Of Art

Ever since I first watched Star Wars in 1977 I’ve wanted to be part of that wonderful and mysterious galaxy far far away.  In the beginning my Kenner Star Wars figures helped me with that craving but it wasn’t until I was on a British holiday camp in the early eighties did I realise there was another form of entertainment that could overload your senses and place you right in the middle of the Death Star attack.  Of course that medium was video gaming and it all started with the Star Wars Arcade machine. I was at a Pontins or Butlins holiday park in the early eighties and in the small arcade room that they had, were the usual array of pinball machines, fruit machines and the odd video games machine.  Defender, Space Invaders and Galaxian were the standard for those days.  But something caught my eye or rather my ears.  I could hear the familiar Star Wars theme being played.  I scanned the room eagerly, trying to determine where it was coming from and then I saw it!  There in the m

VIDEO: BACK TO THE FUTURE Easter Eggs

Back to the Future Easter Eggs One of the best trilogies of all time, and arguably the best time travel movie of all time, Back To The Future has a ton of secrets and Easter eggs that you may not have even noticed before! Here's a whole bunch for you to spot. The Bearded Trio - The Site For Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, John Williams and a whole lot more.

VIDEO: Wilhelm Scream Compilation

S ome clever person has put this Wilhelm Scream compilation together.  Some I knew but there are quite a few I didn't know were in that particular movie.  Worth a watch. The Bearded Trio - The Site For Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, John Williams and a whole lot more.