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The 1980s

The 'Cannonball Run' Cast: Totally Awesome, Or Godawful...

February 28, 2019

The 1981 film The Cannonball Run's cast list featured Burt Reynolds, Farrah Fawcett, Roger Moore, Jamie Farr, Peter Fonda, Terry Bradshaw, Dean Martin, Sammy...

LEGOs Came To The US In The '70s And Still Rule Our Liv...

February 8, 2019

The LEGO System -- or as most call them, LEGOs -- came to America in the 1970s but has been around in one form or another for over 60 years. And with the rel...

The Cast Of 'The Outsiders:' Where Are They Now?

January 20, 2019

Left: Matt Dillon, C. Thomas Howell and Ralph Macchio in The Outsiders. Right: Tom Cruise. Source: (IMDB/Warner Home Video) In what movie can you find Tom Cruise, Rob L...

'80s Workout Video Stars: Where Are They Now?

January 18, 2019

Raquel Welch released 'Total Beauty And Fitness' in 1984; Heather Lockler's 'Your Personal Workout' came out in 1990. Sources: Photo by Tony Kent/Sygma via Getty Images; eBa...

Tatum O’Neal, 10-Year-Old Oscar Winner And Bad News Bea...

January 9, 2019

Kristy McNichol (left) and Tatum O'Neal in the 1980 film 'Little Darlings.' (Photo by Sunset Boulevard/Corbis via Getty Images) Tatum O'Neal's performances ...

Freddie Mercury's Story: The Queen Singer's Most Legend...

October 30, 2018

Freddie Mercury touched the lives of millions when he sang that legendary set at Live Aid in 1985. But before that, and after that, the Freddie Mercury story...

We All Wish Our Parents Bought Us These Valuable Vintag...

April 6, 2018

For years and years kids have loved their toys. Very early children’s toys were made of metal or wood and were heavy and clunky. Many toys were homemade in...

Loni Anderson: Poster Gal And 'WKRP's Sweetheart, Then ...

October 13, 2017

Thanks to her run as Jennifer Marlowe on WKRP In Cincinnati, Loni Anderson emerged as one of the most popular TV actresses and poster models of the late '70s...

'The Karate Kid:' Facts And Life Lessons From The 1984 ...

November 29, 2016

The Karate Kid (1984), starring Ralph Macchio as a high school student who must learn martial arts to survive at his new school, is a wonderful coming-of-age...

Jane Fonda Took The World By Storm With This Ridiculous...

November 29, 2016

When people hear the name 'Jane Fonda', they think actress, Academy Award winner, BAFTA winner, model, writer and political activist. Being all those things ...