Episode 7 - 1987: Adventures in Babysitting, the Contra 30-Man Cheat Code

 

Here's how the movie starts, and it only gets more absurd from here. The Throwback Show's trip to 1987 (and a look back at Adventures in Babysitting, starring Elisabeth Shue) was a strange combination of aggravating and amusing. Also on this episode (which you can find on iTunes, or embedded below), we look back to the Contra 30-lives chat code (up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, B, A, start), the combo of buttons that made an impossible game eminently winnable.

Now, here's the episode... and below it, a few more relevant links...