Author: Ernie Garcia

The Retro Convo, Episode 38 Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

First bit of news is something you may have noticed. A good friend of the podcast has made us a new logo, we will be at LA Comic Con rocking our new logo on a hat. Now for our subject. There’s no way to describe this movie in a paragraph and most people can still quote lines from this movie. John Hughes created great movies from our time such as Sixteen Candles, Home Alone, and Beethoven. Ferries Bueller’s Day off is one of John Hughes’ most enjoyable flicks out there. Everybody wanted to be as cool and collective as...

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The Retro Convo, Episode 37 Batman (1966)

Adam West Batman now is known as the “Campy Batman.” This series just turned 50 years old, now Batman the movie was actually going to be the pilot but eventually filmed for a movie durning season 1 and season 2. Compared to today’s Batman movies, this was a fun and bright series that incorporated much of the detective side of Batman. Mike loves this movie so much but can he change the minds of the 2 other host? Find out on this episode of The Retro Convo.         Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The...

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The Retro Convo, Episode 36 Gene Wilder

2016 is taking all our greats and recently we lost another. This is episode we pay tribute to the late, great actor Gene Wilder. We decided to discuss 3 of his movies that have become very iconic. The first movie we discuss is “Young Frankenstein” and for our second movie we decided “Blazing Saddles” would be worth discussing. And finally we decided on his most iconic role “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate factory.                   Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on Twitter and Instagram @TheRetroConvo Email us...

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The Retro Convo, Episode 35: Super Nintendo

This past week The Super Nintendo Entertainment System turned 25…geez we are getting old but none the less, this console is still considered one of the greatest to ever be released. With more power than the original, 16 bits to be exact this console produced more of what we now know as Nintendo fan boys. Join us as we discuss and remember the SNES!         Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on Twitter and Instagram @TheRetroConvo Email us your stories: info@theretroconvo.com Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Stitcher, and now GooglePlay For...

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The Retro Convo, Top 5 Arcade Games

This week we talk a little bit of news and an epic trailer that was recently release…Rogue One! Also on this week’s episode we discuss a big part of our childhood making a come back, Arcades games. Join in on the conversation!       Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on Twitter and Instagram @TheRetroConvo Email us your stories: info@theretroconvo.com Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Stitcher, and now GooglePlay For more great shows check out RandomChatter.com DOWNLOAD Episode 34, Top 5 Arcade...

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The Retro Convo, Flight of the Navigator (1986)

It has been a very slow week for News, but we have an awesome movie to talk about from the 80’s…well at least one of the members of The Retro Convo thinks so. While Ernie loves this movie, the rest of the guys don’t share the same views. Relax and listen to our latest on the hit movie Flight of the Navigator from (1986), a time of bad 80’s haircuts and weird 80’s MTV movie videos. This movie has just turned 30 and we debate whether it still is relevant today!.   Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow...

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The Retro Convo, The Comic-Con Convo Bonus Episode

The Retro Convo is back with a bonus episode…Raul and Mike describe Comic-Con 2016 and we discuss the big news that came out of San Diego this year…Enjoy!         Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on Twitter and Instagram @TheRetroConvo Email us your stories: info@theretroconvo.com Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Stitcher, and now GooglePlay For more great shows check out RandomChatter.com DOWNLOAD The Comic-Con Convo...

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The Retro Convo, The Killing Joke Comic (1988)

We are back with a special guest, Jon from Friday Night Fandom for an early episode for everyone. Today July 25th 2016 The Killing Joke will have a Theatrical Release. We have been chomping at the bit for a team up we grew up with on Batman TAS and now, we are getting a beloved comic adaptation. Making his return as the Joker, Mark Hamill teams up with Kevin Conroy as they tackle this 1988 comic that many fans hold in high regard as an important moment in Batman History. WARNING: This episode contains language that is not safe...

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The Retro Convo, Ghostbusters (1984)

We are back with another slime filled episode on a big part of our childhood. Today’s podcast welcomes a member back from The Retro Convo, Ernie is here to tell us his adventures in being a new father. Some quick news updates on Pacific Rim casting and the newly released Batman V. Superman Ultimate Edition. This movie is essential 80’s nostalgia, it was a written by Dan Ackroyd and Harold Ramis and it included some of the best ad lib lines any movie could produce with a master of ad lib, Bill Murray. Set in New York city and...

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The Retro Convo, Sonic the Hedgehog

This episode is dedicated to Sonic the Hedgehog. The blue blur is 25 years old and Mike takes us through his early years. We also talk about Bryan Cranston joining the cast of Power Rangers, the new Suicide Squad posters, and we chime in on Zach Snyders apology to fans and pay respects to Anton Yelchin.     Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on Twitter and Instagram @TheRetroConvo Email us your stories: info@theretroconvo.com Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Stitcher, and now GooglePlay For more great shows check out RandomChatter.com DOWNLOAD Episode 30, Sonic...

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The Retro Convo, TMNT 2 – Secret of the Ooze

This episode we revisit Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II – Secret of the Ooze. Not only does this awesome movie turn 25 this year, but we (Mainly Mike) are getting ready for TMNT- Out of the Shadows. Sit back and listen to that sweet Vanilla Ice sound clip Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on Twitter and Instagram @TheRetroConvo Email us your stories: info@theretroconvo.com Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Stitcher and GooglePlay For more great shows check out RandomChatter.com             Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro...

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The Retro Convo, Happy Podcastiversary!

Happy Anniversary, or should I say Happy Podcastiversary! We are celebrating a year of podcasting and exploring our past. On this special episode we discuss the podcast and how we got to where we are today. Itunes reviews, questions and much more! Listen in for details on how to win our first giveaway. Special thanks go out to our wives/fiancee, Random Chatter network, our podcasting friends Friday Night Fandom, Snooze and Booze, and Epic Comicast, and of course all our fans!               Hosts: Ernie, Randy, Raul, and Mike Follow The Retro Convo on...

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