When NBC Turned Buck Rogers Into ‘Burt Reynolds in Outer Space’
The network took a big sci-fi swing with a series that sparkled on debut before quickly falling to Earth.
35 Years Ago: How Motley Crue’s ‘Looks That Kill’ Video Changed Everything
Before this, MTV had previously focused more on new wave and synth-pop bands.
30 Years Ago: ‘Tales From the Crypt’ Debuts Uncensored TV Terror
Back then, producers didn't have to edit content to meet modern decency standards now outlined by the FCC.
40 Years Ago: The ‘Alien’ Cast Gets an Actual Terrifying Surprise
The director of 1979's 'Alien' sprang a terrifying surprise on his cast during filming, which made one actor lock himself in a room for hours afterwards.
When Lemmy Starred in Boys Don’t Cry’s ‘I Wanna Be a Cowboy’ Video
Lemmy channeled Lee Van Cleef when he appeared in the video for Boys Don't Cry's 1986 single "I Wanna Be a Cowboy.'
How Stephen King Scared Himself With ‘Pet Sematary’
This book's darkness frightened the author so much that he left it unpublished for several years.
Clint Eastwood to Iron Maiden: 50 Years of ‘Where Eagles Dare’
Opening song on band's 'Piece of Mind' LP was inspired by 1969 World War II movie.