1984 was a great year for movies in general, but this weekend thirty years ago was especially noteworthy.


The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man's facts check out.

Other big years for cinema? 1977. 1994. 1999. Personally, 1993 has always stood out in my mind; I used to think it was a microgenerational thing, but it looks like I'm not the only one.

H/t Kottke