The Weekly Retro Movie Rundown!

Hello weekend…I’ve been expecting you.

If you didn’t use your best Bond villain voice whilst reading that intro, what are you even doing here? It’s the weekend. Kick off those shoes, dive head first into your slippers and watch some pretty fantastic TV. Pop the kettle on love.

SATURDAY 24th February

Look Who’s Talking Too (1990) Sony Movie Channel 9:00am-10:40am (1 hour, 40 minutes)
Mischievous toddler Mikey is joined by his baby sister Julie and sibling rivalry inevitably erupts! While their parents have problems of their own to deal with, in the shape of the kids’ good-for-nothing uncle. Comedy sequel, starring John Travolta and Kirstie Alley, with the voices of Bruce Willis and Rosanne Barr. An awesome one for all the family!

The Hound of Baskervilles (1983) True Movies 11:00am-1:00pm (2 hours) Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson set out to protect the last remaining member of the aristocratic Baskerville family, who believes he is being persecuted by a monstrous spectral hound roaming the bleak Devon moors. Adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle’s mystery thriller, starring Ian Richardson, Donald Churchill, Denholm Elliott, Martin Shaw and Brian Blessed. Sign us up!

 

Napoleon Dynamite (2004) Film4 11am-1pm (2 hours)
A socially inept high-school student and his lonely unemployed brother find their eccentric home life thrown into upheaval when their meddling uncle comes to stay. The teenage oddball tries to make the best of his changing circumstances, while putting all his skills to the task of helping his new best friend win the class presidency. Comedy, starring Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Haylie Duff. Girls like guys with skills…they really do!

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James and the Giant Peach (1997) 5STAR 11.10am-12.45pm (1 hour, 35 minutes)
An unhappy orphan living with his cruel aunts discovers a gigantic peach growing in the garden. Venturing inside, he meets six friendly insects and together they embark on a magical journey. Animated and live-action fantasy, based on Roald Dahl’s novel. Diggin’ the film? Check out our Roald Dahl t-shirts.

Aliens: Special Edition (1986) ITV4 10.00pm-1.00am Film 4 + 1
Lone survivor Ripley is rescued in deep space decades after an alien creature wiped out her ship’s entire crew. She is recruited to accompany a military expedition to a colony on the planet where she first encountered the monster, only to find the aliens have been reproducing and there are now hordes of them. Extended cut of James Cameron’s sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance Henriksen.

Highlander (1986) ITV 11.05pm-12:20am (1 hour, 15 minutes)
A 16th-century Scottish clansman discovers he is one of a race of immortal warriors who can only be killed by beheading, and who are destined to fight to the death until just one survives. Centuries later in modern-day New York, he prepares for a final showdown with his deadliest enemy. Fantasy action adventure, starring Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown and Roxanne Hart. Featuring a soundtrack by Queen.

Men in Black II (1986) E4 7:15pm-9:00pm  (1 hour, 45 minutes) Agent J investigates the unauthorised landing of a spacecraft and discovers a malevolent alien disguised as a lingerie model is on the verge of destroying humanity. His only hope of stopping her diabolical plot is to restore the memory of his retired partner K – but his former mentor takes more than a little convincing. Sci-fi comedy sequel, directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Rosario Dawson, Lara Flynn Boyle, Johnny Knoxville, Rip Torn and Tony Shalhoub.

Lethal Weapon 4 (1998) ITV HD  11:05pm-1:30am (2 hours 5 minutes)
Mismatched LAPD detectives Riggs and Murtaugh stumble across a ship transporting Chinese immigrants into the US. As they try to get to the bottom of the organisation behind the smuggling, they find themselves up against a master criminal who is an expert in martial arts and heads a triad responsible for people-trafficking and forgery. Action adventure sequel, starring Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Rene Russo, Joe Pesci, Jet Li and Chris Rock.

SUNDAY 18th February

Godzilla (1998) Sony Movie Channel 1:30pm-4:20pm (2 hours 40 minutes)
A giant mutant lizard spawned from an atomic test rampages through the streets of New York, defying the combined might of the US Army and Navy as it searches for a quiet place to hatch its eggs. A bookish radiation expert and a shady French secret agent join forces to defeat the creature. Hollywood remake of the Japanese monster adventure, starring Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo and Hank Azaria.

Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) Sony Movie Channel 4:00pm-5:55pm (1 hour, 55 minutes)
Daffy Duck tires of playing second fiddle to Bugs Bunny, so sets off to seek his fortune. He ends up helping a would-be stuntman rescue his screen idol father, in reality a secret agent, who has been kidnapped by the deranged chairman of the Acme Corporation. Live action and animated comedy, with Brendan Fraser, Steve Martin, Timothy Dalton and Jenna Elfman.

Men in Black IIi (2002) E4 8.00pm-10:00pm (2 hours)
Agent J investigates the unauthorised landing of a spacecraft and discovers a malevolent alien disguised as a lingerie model is on the verge of destroying humanity. His only hope of stopping her diabolical plot is to restore the memory of his retired partner K – but his former mentor takes more than a little convincing. Sci-fi comedy sequel, directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Rosario Dawson, Lara Flynn Boyle, Johnny Knoxville, Rip Torn and Tony Shalhoub.

Whatever you’re up to this weekend, keep calm, and always go back for seconds.

World Book Day is coming, look ready!

The 1st of March, save the date and prepare yourself. World Book Day is coming and it’s time to celebrate! Here at TruffleShuffle, we have the privilege of working closely with the forces behind an amazing range of authors, illustrators and artists making World Book Day an event on par with Christmas for us! OK; maybe not Christmas, because who doesn’t love turkey and presents? But still…If like us, your heart belongs to the likes of Roald Dahl, Tove Jansson, Roger Hargreaves, Dick Bruna, JK Rowling and more, then World Book Day is as special as the memories created by the books themselves.

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Do you have plans to dress as Harry Potter all day and only quote the movies while performing wizardly tricks? How about cuddling up with your favourite book and a nice cuppa? Or how about you flaunt your love for your favourite books and characters with the help of our book t-shirts and accessories?

Follow us on a little trip down memory lane, and don’t be surprised if you bump into some pretty cool people like Matilda, Alice, Miffy and more!

Which character are you? The Little Miss and Mr Men range has been given a modern spruce with the likes of Little Miss Sassy and Mr Protein Shake, and we love the results! Choose which character suits you best and let your morning brew do the talking.

Have you checked out our best selling goodies in prep for WBD?

Flaunt your love for Old Skool Cool with our range of Punky Pins, really proving the book was definitely better!

Our range of Harry Potter clothing will definitely tick some boxes this World Book day, we’re loving this Muggles hoodie, available as a t-shirt for all Harry Potter fans.

Follow Alice down the rabbit hole this World Book Day, with our range of Alice In Wonderland clothing and gifts

Our range of exclsuive Roald Dahl t-shirts will help you get into the spirit of the day…

Our best selling Moomins LED light is back in stock and ready to shine some light on the special day!

How are you spending World Book Day? We love seeing all the fantastic costumes, we look forward to seeing your creations!

Valentine’s Day Inspiration & Galentine’s Competition!

With Valentines Day just around the corner, it’s time to get super romantic and show the one you love…just how much you love them! Whether it be your spouse, your recent Tinder date, your best friend, or yourself (the best kind of romance, huh?) – then we have something to make the day extra special.

Step away from the petrol station flowers, they smell of deceit and last minute poor decisions. With our FREE NEXT DAY DELIVERY* offer valid Monday 12th & Tuesday 13th of February – you have no excuse to get Valentine’s Day ready, in style.

Our Valentine’s Day gift guide is packed full of cool gifts…we promise you won’t be stuck for ideas!

20% Off ALL Roald Dahl! Just The Golden Ticket…

‘YOU CAN WRITE ABOUT ANYTHING FOR CHILDREN AS LONG AS YOU’VE GOT HUMOUR…’
Happy Roald Dahl day! Never have we been so excited about a birthday other than our own!
No matter what you’re doing today; hosting your own Roald Dahl party, raising funds for the Roald Dahl museum or simply reading your favourite book – it’s a great time to reflect on the great adventures shared on the pages produced by our favourite author.
Do you prefer to pay homage in some awesome new threads? If so, we have a great range of exclusive Roald Dahl clothing, and some accessories to leave you feeling super nostalgic. Oh, did we mention we also have a whizzpopping 20% off all Roald Dahl products today? Simply enter: TYTDAHLDAY …you’re welcome.
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Transport yourself to new Worlds with the help of our range of Matilda clothing and accessories.
 
 
Roald Dahl Matilda New Worlds Large Boxed China Mug
 
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Women’s Heather Pink Matilda Roald Dahl Racerback Vest
 
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Men’s Grey Matilda Roald Dahl T-Shirt
 
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Women’s Roald Dahl Matilda Book Worm Sweater
 
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Show off some serious appreciation without saying a word! We have a great selection of Roald Dahl quote t-shirts and sweaters available.
 
 
Women’s Roald Dahl Good Thoughts Quote Scoop Neck T-Shirt
 
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Women’s Roald Dahl Scrumdiddlyumptious Raglan Baseball Tee
 
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Women’s Roald Dahl Believe In Magic Foil Print T-Shirt
 
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Women’s Roald Dahl Never Grow Up T-Shirt
 
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Back In Stock! Harry Potter Hogwarts Letter Wallets Have Just Flown Back In…

At TruffleShuffle Towers, we absolutely love anything Harry Potter related, and luckily we have a BIG following of fans who share our Hogwarts obsession – so naturally we like to keep you all up to date with our wizardly offerings! Your one stop shop for Harry Potter clothing and Harry Potter gifts – it’s only fair we bring you the very best goodies around huh?
On that note….LOOK WHAT JUST LANDED AT TRUFFLETOWERS. With a waiting list as long as people who are actually waiting for the letter itself, our much anticipated Harry Potter Hogwarts Letter Wallet has been restocked and we’re more than a little bit excited about it.
‘It is real, isn’t it? It’s not a joke?’ – Oh it’s very real…
– Harry Potter Hogwarts Letter Wallet
– Beige PU wallet with applique stamp and printed detail
– Silver metal zip fastening
– Brown PU lining
– Separated inner compartments with card slots and zip up coin section
– Measures approx 19 cm (w) x 10 cm (h)
– 100% official merchandise
Uniform: First year students will require: Three sets of plain work robes, one pointed hat for day wear, one pair of protective gloves, one winter cloak and one awesome letter wallet which is perfect for showing a serious amount of Harry Potter love.
There’s no better way to share the magic than flaunt your love for Harry Potter and Hogwarts every time you reach for your Harry Potter Wallet. Be quick, these magical wallet are sure to disappear before our very eyes!