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40 Years Ago: ‘Continental Divide’ Shows What John Belushi Could Have Done
Despite not living up to its assembled talent, the film highlighted the ex-'SNL' star's on-screen charisma and acting ability.
40 Years Ago: ‘Stripes’ Updates ’70s-Style Comedy for a New Era
"Stripes" director Ivan Reitman's initial concept was to make a movie about Cheech and Chong enlisting in the Army – and that actually reveals a great deal about the film.
45 Years Ago: ‘The Gong Show’ Makes TV Crazy
When 'The Gong Show' debuted on June 14, 1976, in a daytime slot on NBC, there was almost nothing like it on the air.
Those Were the Days: 10 Classic ‘All in the Family’ Episodes
Highlights from the groundbreaking TV sitcom include guest stars, confrontations and poignant moments.
40 Years Ago: Goldie Hawn’s Charm Saves ‘Private Benjamin’
Actress's comedic chops rescued what could otherwise have been a disastrous movie.
How James Bond’s ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’ Eerily Predicted the Future
With its focus on technological dystopia, 007's 1997 film feels like it could have been made yesterday.
45 Years Ago: ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ Blends Sexuality and Rock
Richard O'Brien's musical has mounted the longest continual run in film history.
50 Years Ago: ‘Airport’ Kicks Off Disaster Movie Genre
Storm-stranded planes, a desperate man with a bomb, and cheating spouses figure into the film that launched a thousand sequels and imitators.
30 Years Ago: ‘Miami Vice’ Ends After Changing TV Forever
For a brief span in the '80s, there was nothing on television that could compare to Miami Vice.