Tag Archives: Retro TV

Remembering Richard Kiel (1939-2014) in EEGAH (1962)

Richard Kiel was unforgettable as the steel-toothed villain Jaws in THE SPY WHO LOVED ME (1977) and MOONRAKER (1979). But 15 years before he put the bite on James Bond, Kiel chomped on the scenery in a delightfully terrible drive-in classic. In EEGAH (1962), the 7 foot, 3 … Continue reading

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UPDATE #3: Classic Soap Opera Comes Back From the Dead – Will Others Follow?

UPDATE 12/28/15 – Updated info in italics Here’s something I probably shouldn’t admit, but what the hell: in 1982 I was a regular viewer of six daytime soap operas: The Edge of Night, The Guiding Light, As the World Turns, Search for … Continue reading

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Update #2: Classic “Doctor Who” Time Travels Back to American TV

Update: 7/10/14  2 p.m.  It’s time to clear off your DVRs. Retro TV announced today that classic Doctor Who will premiere on Monday, August 4. Two episodes will air each weeknight at 8 p.m. (ET/PT), beginning with the 1963 first episode, An Unearthly Child. A “second … Continue reading

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