EFC II #136 – This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#136 – This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Dir. Rob Reiner
Starring: Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Harry Shearer, Tony Hendra, Rob Reiner, June Chadwick

The one hundred and thirty-sixth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, the classic “mockumentary” from Rob Reiner, This Is Spinal Tap.

Recorded in January 2017.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: No, but I really enjoyed it.

Luke: Yeah, I think so, it’s probably one of the funniest/most loved comedies ever made, and based on that alone, you should probably check it out.

EFC II #102 – A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#102 – A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Dir. Wes Craven
Starring: Heather Langenkamp, Robert Englund, John Saxon, Johnny Depp, Amanda Wyss, Ronee Blakley, Nick Corri

The one hundred and second installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Wes Craven’s original horror classic that birthed the iconic screen character of Freddy Krueger, A Nightmare on Elm Street.

Recorded in October 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: Yes, it has a scary concept.

Luke: Yes, it has its place in the history of horror, one of my favourites of the genre.

EFC II #89 – The Terminator (1984)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#89 – The Terminator (1984)
Dir. James Cameron
Starring: Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Biehn, Paun Winfield, Lance Henriksen, Earl Boen

The eighty-ninth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, James Cameron’s dark science fiction thriller, The Terminator.

Recorded in September 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: Yes, definitely.

Luke: Yes, it’s a no brainer.

EFC II #34 – Beverly Hills Cop (1984)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#34 – Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Dir. Martin Brest
Starring: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Lisa Elibacher, Ronny Cox, Steven Berkoff, James Russo, Jonathan Banks, Stephen Elliott

The thirty-fourth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, one of Eddie Murphy’s more iconic starring vehicles of the 1980s, the action comedy, Beverly Hills Cop.

Recorded in June 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: Yes, it’s a classic 80s film, and I’m glad I watched it before I die.

Luke: No, I loved it, it’s a fun film, but not a must see.