Summer of 2012 marks the 30th anniversary of a set of incredible movies that really created the whole notion of the "Summer Blockbuster". In three short months theatergoers saw an explosion of some of the funnest and most memorable movies ever. Just look at this list:
TRONNot to mention other Summer of 1982 movies like; Friday 13th III, Beastmaster, Secret of NIMH, Grease 2, Liquid Sky, Pink Floyd's The Wall, and Fast Times and Ridgement High. This was all in one summer!To celebrate this amazing year, the Alamo Drafthouse in Austin, Texas is doing a screening series - showing these movies on the weekends they were originally released! But here at Trailer Trash we've brought you the next best thing! Their trailers! If you'd like to read more about it, visit the Alamo Summer of '82 page here.
You like Summer Blockbusters!? How's John Carpernter's "The Thing" strike you? Released June of 1982, it's the story of an American scientific expedition to the frozen wastes of the Antarctic interrupted by an alien life-form with the ability to take over their very bodies. What they fear most, is ALREADY AMONG THEM.
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