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memories of the ’80s – Hollywood Husbands by Jackie Collins

In the follow-up to Hollywood Wives, author Jackie Collins turned her to the men with the salacious novel Hollywood Husbands. Published in 1986 three years after the first book of the series, Collins turned her pen to four main characters: … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Crocodile Dundee

Inspired by the real life survivor of Australian’s Northern Territory, the mid 1980s were¬†all about Aussie writer/actor Paul Hogan as Mick Dundee in¬†Crocodile Dundee. Written by Hogan and directed by Peter Fairman, this comedy focused on exploiting the stereotypes of … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Cocoon

Three pals living at the Sunny Shores retirement community in Florida find the fountain of youth thanks to aliens is what brought many fans to the theatres in the mid-1980s for the film Cocoon. Based on the book Cocoon by … Continue reading

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