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The Last Days Of John Belushi: The SNL Star's Tragic End

Icons | June 22, 2019

John Belushi in January 1981. Photo by Ron Galella/Ron Galella Collection via Getty Images Despite his infectious comic persona John Belushi, veteran of Saturda...

Fire On The Cuyahoga River: 1969's Environmental Wake-Up Call

Culture | June 21, 2019

Left: Firemen spray water on a fire in the Cuyahoga River in 1952, in a photograph that was wrongly associated with the 1969 fire. Right: Fire. Sources: Gett...

Stories From The Making Of 'Jaws:' Fiasco On The High Seas 

Entertainment | June 20, 2019

Left: Bruce the shark. Right: Richard Dreyfus feigns happiness during production. Sources: IMDB; Universal Pictures/Getty Images Jaws (1975) has taken on le...

Paul McCartney: The Beatle Who Grew Wings And Ditched Meat

Icons | June 19, 2019

Left: Promotional still from 'The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years' (2016). Right: McCartney and wife Linda McCartney from Wings backstage at Newc...

Was Vikki 'The Back' Dougan The Jessica Rabbit Of The '50s?

Icons | June 18, 2019

Left: Vikki Dougan at Ciro's in Los Angeles, California, in 1957. Right: Animation cel of Jessica Rabbit. Source: Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Gett...

Charlie's Angels 2019: What To Expect From Elizabeth Banks' Sequel

Entertainment | June 17, 2019

On November 15, 2019, a new group of Angels will follow in the footsteps of Farrah Fawcett, Cheryl Ladd, and Kate Jackson when they answer a call fro...

How Funny Fighter Jackie Chan Became The Action Comedy King

Icons | June 16, 2019

Left: Jackie Chan in 'Drunken Master' (1978). Right: Chan at the Trocadero in Paris in 1981. Sources: IMDB; URLI/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images In a career tha...

15 Things You Might Not Know About Andy Warhol, WWF Fan And Cookbook Author

Icons | June 15, 2019

Left: Gavin MacLeod and Andy Warhol shooting the 'Love Boat' episode 'Hidden Treasure/Pictures From the Past/Ace's Salary,' which aired on Octo...

Becoming Charles Manson: His Life Before The Tate-LaBianca Murders

Culture | June 14, 2019

Left: Charles Manson in 1970. Right: Manson at Federal Correctional Institute (FCI) Terminal Island, California on May 2, 1956. Sources: Bettmann/Contri...

Cybill Shepherd: Your Young 'Taxi Driver' Crush, Then And Now

Entertainment | June 13, 2019

Cybill Shepherd is the rare model-turned-actress who has thrived in both worlds. From her early career on the covers of Seventeen and Glamour to films inc...

I'm With The Band: GTOs And Groupies According To Pamela Des Barres

Culture | June 12, 2019

Left: Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page accompanied by his girlfriend Miss Pamela (Pamela Des Barres) on June 3, 1973 in Los Angeles, California. (Phot...

Dr. Strangelove Or: How Stanley Kubrick Invented Black Comedy

Entertainment | June 11, 2019

Stanley Kubrick's 1964 nuclear-war farce Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb has been called the first black comedy in fi...

Lola Falana: From Sammy Davis Jr. Protegee To Queen Of Las Vegas

Entertainment | June 10, 2019

Left: Publicity photo of Lola Falana circa 1970. Right: Lola Falana portrait from CBS-TV. Source: Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images; Wikimedia Commons ...

Vampira, The First Horror Host: Her Short, Frustrating Story

Icons | June 9, 2019

Left: Vampira, nee Maila Nurmi, drinking from a smoking cocktail glass in front of a spider-web. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Right: Vampira on a lo...

Young Beverly Johnson, First Black 'Vogue' Cover Model, Then And Now

Icons | June 8, 2019

Left: Portrait of American fashion model and actress Beverly Johnson, with braided hair, as she poses beside a mirror, New York, 1970s. (Photo by Anth...

Teen Magazines Of The '60s and '70s: Mad About The Boys!

Fads | June 7, 2019

Mickey Dolenz catches up on his reading with 'Tiger Beat's Official Monkee Spectacular' on the set of the television show 'The Monkees' in May 1967 in Los Angeles...

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