Throwback Thursday examines films from the past—“classic” films that might not be in the current cultural zeitgeist but can still be important, interesting, fun, or all of the above. The year 1984 was a great year for movies. The summer of 1984, especially, gave us the classics Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Ghostbusters, Sixteen Candles, and Gremlins. Even the lesser Star Trek III, Conan the Destroyer, Purple Rain, Red Dawn, The Last Starfighter, Revenge of the Nerds,...