10 Years Ago: How Adele Kept Van Halen From Reaching No. 1
A post-Grammys surge helped Adele's '21' block Van Halen's 'A Different Kind of Truth' from the top spot.
35 Years Ago: Sylvester Stallone Mixes Cops and Horror in ‘Cobra’
His grizzled Los Angeles police officer is called upon to stop a band of murdering sadists.
35 Years Ago: ‘Dallas’ Brings Bobby Back from the Dead
Ratings fell when the popular character was killed off, so the prime-time soap opera invented a way to bring him back.
40 Years Ago: ‘Friday the 13th Part 2′ Makes Jason a Killer
Filmmakers had to find a new antagonist for the slasher sequel.
20 Years Ago: ‘Blow’ Joins a Long Line of Drug-Smuggling Classics
Like most stories involving illicit activities and drugs, it all goes bad in swift fashion.
Why It’s Been Over a Decade Since Freddy or Jason Killed Anybody
Legal problems and studio red tape have kept both the 'Friday the 13th' and 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' franchises from making new films.
35 Years After ‘Wrestlemania': Where Are They Now?
From Hulk Hogan to Andre the Giant to … Cyndi Lauper?
35 Years Ago: ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’ Rides Off Into the Sunset
Series never recovered its early momentum when its two stars temporarily left due to a dispute over merchandising royalties.
30 Years Ago: ‘Back to the Future II’ Doubles Down on Time Travel
The sequel reunited Doc Brown and Marty McFly for an adventure spanning three different time periods.
30 Years Ago: ‘Lock Up’ Takes Stallone’s ‘Rocky’ Formula to Jail
The prison escape film extended a stretch of commercial failures for its star.
30 Years Ago: ‘No Holds Barred’ Leg Drops Hulk Hogan’s Acting Career
Seven years after his bit role in 'Rocky III,' Hulk Hogan got his chance to star in 'No Holds Barred.'
35 Years Ago: ‘Happy Days’ Says Goodbye After 11 Seasons
Of course, some thought the once hugely popular sitcom had already quite literally jumped the shark.