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Martial Arts scene from "The Forbidden" (1966)

Really, this is a wonderful film that shows us things we could never see anywhere else... at least in 1966. Benjamin Andrews wrote the screenplay for this masterpiece, which by the way is the only one he's ever made. This is our favorite scene where we can see how two sexy girls can also be terrible death machines.

The Lego Bikini Girl Poster

reddit.com/r/oldschoolcool : "Lego bikini girl - poster created by Lego's graphics agency in 1981 as an in-house joke and printed up in in very limited numbers for staff. Apparently only one copy is known to have survived."

Two Minutes and Fifteen Seconds of Portugal

 

1980, Shelley Duvall talks about having to perform multiple takes for the meticulous Stanley Kubrick whilst making "The Shining".

Getting bored of the same routine? In this clip from 1980, Shelley Duvall talks about having to perform multiple takes for the meticulous Stanley Kubrick whilst making "The Shining". ( BBC Archive )

Sir Clive Sinclair (1940-2021)

Clive Sinclair passed away two days ago. For those who don't know who he was, please remember the ZX Spectrum and many other products and technological inventions. The C5 was one of them and could have been a real revolution in the way of looking at individual transport, but the ineffective battery and the complicated relationship with road traffic threw him into the world of bizarre curiosities. In any case, Sir Clive Sinclair was responsible for the access of the eighties generation in Europe to the personal computer. The small ZX Spectrum 48K shared a large part of the market with the Commodore C64, opening the minds of many to computing.