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What if The Goonies had Twitter

Posted in NEWS with tags , on May 21, 2015 by Ross McG


Here’s a piece I did over on this week, exploring what might have had happened if the members of The Goonies had access to smartphones and Twitter when they were hunting One-Eyed Willy’s treasure and fending off the Fratellis.

You can read the post by clicking HERE.

Or you can go directly to the Twitter timeline of the entire plot of The Goonies by clicking HERE.

Big thanks to Sean Astin (Mikey), Jeff Cohen (Chunk) and Corey Feldman (Mouth) who already tweeted links to the article.

It’s the 30th anniversary of The Goonies in a few weeks.



Top Five… Movie Brothers

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on September 23, 2011 by Ross McD

With the release of sibling mixed martial arts fightfest Warrior this week, Ross McD and Ross McG from, who aren’t related, decide to take a look at the best sets of brothers in cinema. Continue reading

The Breakfast Club v The Goonies

Posted in BATTLES with tags , , , , , on May 11, 2010 by rossvross

The jock, the goth, the prom queen, the nerd, the jerk, the mouth, the tech whizz, the fat kid, the hottie, the hottie’s friend, the other jock and the little annoying one with braces. Which 80s gang is your favourite? Read the arguments at Metro Film Fight Club by clicking HERE or the picture above. Continue reading

Desert Island (Digital Versatile) Discs

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , , on April 11, 2010 by rossvross

It’s collaboratin’ time. The great Fandango from the great movie blog Fandango Groovers has very kindly invited us – and a whole host of other movie bloggers – to pick the DVDs they would bring with them to a desert island. As both us Rosses already live on islands, we are ideally placed to name the perfect flicks to watch in order to while away the hours. To read Fandango’s list and those of other bloggers, click HERE. They’ve all named eight movies each. Because there’s two of us (and because we’re lazy), we’ve named four apiece. Check out our picks after the jump. Continue reading