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It's Eagles, Not 'The' Eagles: Facts And Trivia About The '70s Rockers

Music | October 26, 2020

Photo of EAGLES; 1973 - L-R Bernie Leadon, Don Henley and Randy Meisner and Glenn Frey. (Photo by GAB Archive/Redferns) The Eagles may not have in...

Heather Thomas: 'Fall Guy' Gal And Early '80s Poster Pinup, Then And Now

Entertainment | October 25, 2020

Heather Thomas was the pinup poster girl of the 1980s who gained popularity for her role in The Fall Guy and other TV and movie appearances dur...

Mel Gibson: From 'Mad Max' Nobody To 'Braveheart'

Entertainment | October 24, 2020

Mel Gibson was Mad Max in 1979. He really was, in a way. The handsome Australian actor strolling onto American movie screens, a veneer of outback dust on his cheeks a...

'Hawaii' Cast List: Surprise Best Supporting Actress Nominee In James A. Michener's 1966 Epic

Entertainment | October 23, 2020

How do you tell the truly epic story of America's colonization of Hawaii? You put some of the biggest stars of the '60s to...

How 'Airport' Invented The 1970s Disaster Movie Formula

Entertainment | October 22, 2020

In 1970, the novel Airport was adapted as a film that established the formula for the disaster movie genre of the 1970s. Though it featured numerous big names, ...

Meat Loaf's Bat Out Of Hell: Story Of An Unlikely Rock Monster

Music | October 21, 2020

American singers Karla Devito and Meat Loaf performing on the Bat Out Of Hell Tour, USA, March 1978. (Photo by Michael Putland/Getty Images) Meat Loaf's B...

'Y.M.C.A.,' The Sports Anthem About A Gay Cruising Spot: Lyrics And Meaning

Music | October 20, 2020

Photo of DISCO; The audience performs the 'YMCA' dance with The Village People at the "ABC Disco Ball" at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles,...

Barbra Streisand: Facts And Stories About Hollywood's Do-It-All Prodigy

Entertainment | October 19, 2020

From her 1968 film debut Funny Girl through such major '70s hits as The Owl And The Pussycat, The Way We Were, and A Star Is Born, Barbra Streis...

Why Did George C. Scott, Best Actor In 'Patton,' Reject His Oscar?

Entertainment | October 18, 2020

George C. Scott in Patton (Photo by Herbert Dorfman/Corbis via Getty Images) At the 43rd Academy Awards in 1971, Patton star George C. Scott received ...

Bebe Buell, Rock Star Arm Candy And Liv Tyler's Mom, Then And Now

Culture | October 17, 2020

Photo of Bebe Buell circa 1980. Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images Bebe Buell, mother of Liv Tyler, never liked the word "groupie" -- she pref...

The Trial Of The Chicago 7: The Real Story Behind The Netflix Movie

Culture | October 16, 2020

The members of the Chicago Seven (Rubin, Dellinger, Weiner, Froines, Hayden, Davis, Hoffman) pose with others holding a poster of Bobby Seale, Chicago,...

What Were The Black Panthers? Facts And Truth About A Controversial Movement

Culture | October 15, 2020

The Black Panthers -- officially, the Black Panther Party for Self Defense -- strike a fearsome pose in the racial tumult of the late 1960s...

Was Roger Moore The Best James Bond? The Case For Sean Connery's Older, Cornier Successor

Culture | October 14, 2020

Actor Roger Moore on the set of "Octopussy". (Photo by Sunset Boulevard/Corbis via Getty Images) Is Roger Moore "your" James Bo...

How The ABA Changed Basketball, Then Sold Out And Died

Culture | October 13, 2020

On October 13, 1967, the Oakland Oaks defeated the Anaheim Amigos in the debut game of the revolutionary American Basketball Association. Although short-lived, ...

Joyce DeWitt, Jack Tripper's Other 'Three's Company' Roommate, Then And Now

Entertainment | October 12, 2020

THREE'S COMPANY - "Chrissy's Cousin" - Airdate: December 16, 1980. (Photo by Walt Disney Television via Getty Images Photo Archives/Walt Disney...

Barbarella, Jane Fonda's Horny Sci-Fi Sex Kitten: Facts And Trivia

Entertainment | October 11, 2020

The 1968 film Barbarella gives us Jane Fonda at the peak of her sex-kitten phase. A pleasure-seeking, galaxy-hopping adventurer, the titular heroine ...

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