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22nd Jun '16 8:09:17 PM wolftickets1969
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* Salt Ashes is one to early-mid '90s [[HouseMusic Vocal House]].
19th Jun '16 1:58:01 PM nombretomado
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* ThomasPynchon's ''Against the Day'' and ''Inherent Vice''. The former mixes popular genres from around the turn of the 20th century, such as Westerns, spy novels, and early science fiction; the latter is based on early pulp Detective Fiction featuring the hard-boiled detective.

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* ThomasPynchon's Creator/ThomasPynchon's ''Against the Day'' and ''Inherent Vice''. The former mixes popular genres from around the turn of the 20th century, such as Westerns, spy novels, and early science fiction; the latter is based on early pulp Detective Fiction featuring the hard-boiled detective.
15th Jun '16 6:55:39 PM nombretomado
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* For a while, any time a new AdventureGame came out and got any press, people treated it like the sole hope for the resurgence of the genre (while ignoring excellent titles like ''VideoGame/TheLongestJourney'' and ''VideoGame/{{Syberia}}''). Right now, TelltaleGames is probably the most visible, putting out episodic adventures regularly.

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* For a while, any time a new AdventureGame came out and got any press, people treated it like the sole hope for the resurgence of the genre (while ignoring excellent titles like ''VideoGame/TheLongestJourney'' and ''VideoGame/{{Syberia}}''). Right now, TelltaleGames Creator/TelltaleGames is probably the most visible, putting out episodic adventures regularly.
4th Jun '16 3:53:28 AM Morgenthaler
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** ''TheGreatMuppetCaper'': TheCaper.

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** ''TheGreatMuppetCaper'': ''Film/TheGreatMuppetCaper'': TheCaper.
3rd Jun '16 1:13:26 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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** ''VideoGame/Doom2016'' takes this even further, bringing back nearly everything from the classic games with elements of most of id Software's other classic shooters like Quake.

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** ''VideoGame/Doom2016'' takes this even further, bringing back nearly everything from the classic games with ''VideoGame/{{Doom}}'' games, plus elements of from most of id Software's Creator/IdSoftware's other classic shooters like Quake.''VideoGame/{{Quake}}''.
28th May '16 10:20:09 PM nombretomado
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* From the same developer and publisher as ''The 4 Heroes of Light'' comes ''VideoGame/BravelyDefault'' for the 3DS, a throwback to Final Fantasy games from the SNES and PS1 years. It uses the classic job system mechanic seen in ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIII'' and ''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyV V]]'', a visual style similar to that of ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', towns rendered in a style resembling the pre-rendered graphics of the PS1 games, and a world map similar to the ones seen in all Final Fantasys prior to ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyX''.

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* From the same developer and publisher as ''The 4 Heroes of Light'' comes ''VideoGame/BravelyDefault'' for the 3DS, a throwback to Final Fantasy games from the SNES and PS1 [=PS1=] years. It uses the classic job system mechanic seen in ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIII'' and ''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyV V]]'', a visual style similar to that of ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', towns rendered in a style resembling the pre-rendered graphics of the PS1 [=PS1=] games, and a world map similar to the ones seen in all Final Fantasys prior to ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyX''.



* ''VideoGame/{{Knack}}'' is this to the cartoony platformers of the PS1 era, especially ''Franchise/CrashBandicoot'' and ''Franchise/SpyroTheDragon''.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Knack}}'' is this to the cartoony platformers of the PS1 [=PS1=] era, especially ''Franchise/CrashBandicoot'' and ''Franchise/SpyroTheDragon''.



* ''VideoGame/FreedomPlanet'' is not only a throwback to 2D ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' games but a throwback to the 90's era 16/32-bit Genesis/SNES/PS1/Saturn Platformers. Taking huge inspiration towards Creator/{{Treasure}}'s games and among others like ''Franchise/MegaMan'' and ''VideoGame/RocketKnight''.

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* ''VideoGame/FreedomPlanet'' is not only a throwback to 2D ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' games but a throwback to the 90's era 16/32-bit Genesis/SNES/PS1/Saturn Genesis/SNES/[=PS1=]/Saturn Platformers. Taking huge inspiration towards Creator/{{Treasure}}'s games and among others like ''Franchise/MegaMan'' and ''VideoGame/RocketKnight''.
21st May '16 5:44:31 PM erforce
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* ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'' is a reimagining of 1940s ghost/haunted house comedies such as ''The Ghost Breakers'' and ''Spook Busters'', except it featured actual ghosts and [[LovecraftLite Lovecraftian]] overtones.

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* ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'' ''Film/{{Ghostbusters|1984}}'' is a reimagining of 1940s ghost/haunted house comedies such as ''The Ghost Breakers'' and ''Spook Busters'', except it featured actual ghosts and [[LovecraftLite Lovecraftian]] overtones.



* ''Film/AttackTheBlock'': '80s monster movies and horror-comedies (with the required sides of social commentary), like ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', ''Film/{{Gremlins}}'' ''Film/{{Tremors}}'' and ''Film/TheGoonies''

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* ''Film/AttackTheBlock'': '80s monster movies and horror-comedies (with the required sides of social commentary), like ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'', ''Film/{{Gremlins}}'' ''Film/{{Tremors}}'' and ''Film/TheGoonies''
16th May '16 7:57:45 PM EricNeoMatrix
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** ''VideoGame/Doom2016'' takes this even further, bringing back nearly everything from the classic games with elements of most of id Software's other classic shooters like Quake.
27th Apr '16 2:17:28 AM erforce
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* ''Film/HouseOf1000Corpses'' and its sequel, ''Film/TheDevilsRejects'': '70s [[HillbillyHorrors redneck-sploitation]] horror movies, like ''Film/TheTexasChainSawMassacre1974'' and ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes''.

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* ''Film/HouseOf1000Corpses'' and its sequel, ''Film/TheDevilsRejects'': '70s [[HillbillyHorrors redneck-sploitation]] horror movies, like ''Film/TheTexasChainSawMassacre1974'' and ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes''.''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes1977''.
21st Apr '16 7:27:41 AM JulianLapostat
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** Lucas also produced ''Film/TuckerTheManAndHisDream'' by Creator/FrancisFordCoppola, a throwback to 40s-50s advertising, industrial films and Creator/FrankCapra movies.
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