How Mashed Potatoes Led to Jimi Hendrix’s ‘The Wind Cries Mary’
Inspiration for the classic song came from an unlikely place.
45 Years Ago: ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ Says a Tearful Goodbye
Trailblazing series aired its final episode on March 19, 1977.
35 Years Ago: ‘Nightmare 3′ Reveals Freddy Krueger’s Backstory
There was still more to be learned about the charred dream demon with a killer glove.
35 Years Ago: Sylvester Stallone Flops in ‘Over the Top’
Even Sammy Hagar couldn't save this truck-driving arm wrestler movie.
30 Years Ago: Nirvana Follow Up ‘Nevermind’ With an Overlooked EP
Covers-heavy 'Hormoaning' has been released in only extremely limited runs.
50 Years Ago: Clint Eastwood Flouts the Law in ‘Dirty Harry’
Released on Dec. 23, 1971, movie defined a moment — for better or worse.
When ‘Bubble Boy’ John Travolta Fell in Love With His TV Mom
Travolta starred in 'The Boy in the Plastic Bubble,' which aired on ABC on Nov. 12, 1976.
45 Years Ago: Chevy Chase Leaves ‘SNL’ but Not for Good
Original cast member and 'Weekend Update' host left during show's second season.
Two Big Thumbs Up: The Best Siskel and Ebert Moments
Delivering critique as entertainment, the film critics' eponymous show was amusing, informative — and groundbreaking.