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Everything Action Theater

It’s kind of like Masterpiece Theater, but with more explosions.

Everything Action Theater: The Addams Family (1992)

Hot off the heels of the excellent 1991 live-action movie, The Addams Family started airing on Saturday mornings on ABC in 1992 and ran until November 1993 with 60s Gomez John Astin back to voice the character alongside a slew of 90s cartoon voice acting all-stars.
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Everything Action Theater: Mummies Alive!

Running for one season in 1997, Mummies Alive! followed a team of ancient warriors who come back from the dead in modern times to protect the reincarnation of a young Egyptian prince from an evil sorcerer looking to kill him and drain his lifeforce for immortality.
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Everything Action Theater: Maximum Potential

Back in 1987, Dolph Lundgren released the epic workout video Maximum Potential, which had Dolph leading you through a series of exercises that would hopefully help you get a He-Man like physique. Check out the whole thing here.
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Everything Action Theater: Heroes on Hot Wheels

Based on the iconic toy line by Mattel, Heroes on Hot Wheels was also an American adaptation of the long-running French racing comic Michel Vaillant that started back in the 1950s where heroic racing champion Michael Valiant and his team/family traveled the globe competing in anything and everything that ties into racing.
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Everything Action Theater: Starcade

As we get ready to head out to A Video Game Con this coming weekend, what better way is there to get into the retro gaming mindset than with the classic 80s arcade game show, Starcade, hosted by the awesome Geoff Edwards.
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Everything Action Theater” Wild West COW-Boys of Moo Mesa

Debuting in 1992 and trying to pull off some of the heat from the white-hot TMNT, Wild West COW-Boys of Moo Mesa put a Wild West theme on the anthropomorphic animal genre as a trio of bovine lawmen protected the town of Moo Mesa from various outlaws and villains.
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Everything Action Theater: Mighty Max

Based on the highly popular 90s toyline which featured awesome mini-playsets, Mighty Max followed the titular pre-teen hero as he came into possession of a powerful artifact that took the form of a red baseball cap that lets him travel across time and space. Teaming with his allies Virgil and Norman, Max has to battle the evil forces of Skullmaster, who wants the cap for his own evil purposes.
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Everything Action Theater: Wishbone

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is hitting theaters this weekend after decades of the books intriguing and scarring children for life, mostly due to the horrific imagery created by Stephen Gammell.  Slightly less scarring book adaptations appeared on PBS throughout the 90s thanks to a scrappy Jack Russell terrier named Wishbone.  Debuting on […]
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Everything Action Theater: Taxi Brooklyn

Based on both the 1998 and 2004 versions of the action-comedy Taxi, Taxi Brooklyn found Supergirl’s Chyler Leigh starring as NYPD Detective Caitlin “Cat” Sullivan, who is forced to partner up with a taxi driver to solve crimes when her license is suspended.
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