In celebration of the arrival of “Super 8,” the latest preteen adventure from producer Steven Spielberg (currently 80% positive on Rotten Tomatoes), we have some ‘80s reviews by Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert. Sadly, I couldn’t immediately find the reviews for “E.T." or “Temple of Doom,” but a couple other interesting ones were floating around YouTube.
A shocking split vote for the brilliant “Poltergeist” starring Heather O’Roarke:
Two thumbs down for “Empire of the Sun” starring Christian Bale:
Two thumbs up for “The Goonies” starring Josh Brolin:
Two thumbs up for “Gremlins,” starring Phoebe Cates: