Chatter Telephone

the number one toy story toy - Chatter Telephone

The Fisher Price Chatter Telephone gets its cameo in Toy story 3. This is one of the kings of Fisher Price toys. It seems to last forever. indestructable i an understatement. Lets be honest any toy box in the seventies had one of this deep in the corner ready to get dialed. This was the first ...

Toy Story – Most Retro Top 10

Rock’em Sock’em Robots

With Toy Story 3 out today we all have gone Toy Story crazy at Skooldays So we decided to list out top 10 most retro toy story toys Do you agree with our choice? Are there more deserved candidates for a retro toy? Here goes.... at number 10 Rock'em Sock'em Robots These 1960's heavy weights showed themselved on Toy story 2 for a short ...

Ufo Arrow Games Jigsaw

UFO Jigsaw Puzzle

Today's skoolday memory is the nostalgic UFO jigsaw by arrow games. It seems in the absence of video games that jigsaws had a good run in the sixties and seventies as a way of passing the time. For years jigsaws seemed to display a picture of the same chocolate box picturesque street or another harbour ...

Nostalgic popcorn makers

popcorn maker

It seems that retro sweets and nostalgic candy are making a big comeback these days and popcorn is no exception. There are several very good retro style popcorn makers on the market and some are so good they look identical to the originals. Nostalgic popcorn makers are a great addition to an evening in watching an ...

Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur

Ben hur Ben-Hur has to be one of the greatest epic films ever made. Made in 1959 the Ben-Hur movie was based on the 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. Ben-Hur won a record breaking eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture Judah Ben-Hur is played by Charlton Heston and is a wealthy merchant of noble blood ...

Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators

Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators

Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators Moving on from the Enid blyton famous five and Find-Outers, The Three Investigators was an American detective book series written for youths first published as "Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators."   It was created by Robert Arthur, Jr., who believed using a famous figure like movie director Hitchcock would attract attention. ...

Towering Inferno

Towering Inferno

In the Seventies, every director had to make a disaster movie, With Airplanes, Ships and Earthquakes on cities a Towering Inferno was yet another way to stick hundreds of big names into a movie and guarantee a blockbuster movie.In 1974 Irwin Allen featured an all-star cast led by Steve McQueen and Paul Newman the big ...

Doctor Who

Doctor Who

Doctor Who is a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC. The programme depicts the adventures of a mysterious alien time-traveller known as "the Doctor" who travels in his space and time-ship, the TARDIS, which normally appears from the exterior to be a blue 1950s police box. With his companions, he explores time ...