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Daily 70s Spot #379: John Amos For Right Guard (1971)

“Fire yours and hire ours.” Today, we find John Amos appearing in a Right Guard spot prior to finding fame in Good Times (1974) and Roots (1977). The commercial aired in July of 1971. Have an excellent weekend! We’ll see … Continue reading

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Trailer Tuesday: Disney’s The World’s Greatest Athlete

Walt Disney Productions’ The World’s Greatest Athlete isn’t a particularly well-remembered movie. The sports comedy released 40-years-ago this month (February, 1973) and was quite successful in its day, ending up the 16th highest-grossing film of the year. That’s higher than … Continue reading

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Forgotten TV: ‘Future Cop’ (1976)

Today, we shine a spotlight on a mostly-forgotten, short-lived TV series from 1976-77 known as Future Cop. Future Cop first aired in May of 1976 for a single episode and returned in March, 1977 for a brief, six-week run. The … Continue reading

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