If you were a child of the ’80s, recalling that time can be a strange haze of pop-culture references that likely make sense to no other generation but yours. Who else but you could possibly comprehend cutesy cherub-cheeked kids somehow becoming diabolical monsters or crime-fighting turtles going from animation to real life? These things actually happened and 92YTribeca is honoring them by screening both the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Garbage Pail Kids Movie in one night. Because the only way to make sense of it all is to witness it again as an adult with a beer in hand.

Sat., Dec. 10, 8 & 10 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 7, 2011

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