Tag Archives: cult classic

memories of the ’70s – Mystery Island

In the late 1970s, CBS TV aired a live-action series to lure in young mystery viewers: Mystery Island. Produced by Hanna Barbera and distributed by Warner Bros, the 10 minute segment was aired during The Skatebirds on CBS Television and … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

memories of the ’80s – Heavy Metal

Fans of the music genre got to see their dreams transformed into a big screen fantasy with the animated film Heavy Metal. Produced by Ivan Reitman and Heavy Metal Magazine publisher Leonard Mogel, the film is an anthology of several … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

memories of the ’80s – Body Rock

In the 1980s, break dancing was the new obsession and the desire to dance was shown through the eyes of a young man in the film Body Rock. Starring Lorenzo Lamas as Chilly, Body Rock focused on Chilly’s dream to … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

memories of the ’70s – The Rocky Horror Picture Show

From the successful British stage to the film screen – this 1970s cult classic created the midnight movie market and is a favourite all over the world: The Rocky Horror Picture Show. First staged in 1973 at London’s Royal Court … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment