Before the MCU, Marvel fans in the 90s had to get their fix from the comics and animated shows like 1994’s Iron Man, which was part of the syndicated “Marvel Power Hour” with the 90s Fantastic Four cartoon.
Universal was trying to get their classic monsters back in the spotlight in the mid-90s and in 1994 they went the “Xtreme” route with Monster Force, an animated series where a team of armored specialists battled the monsters to save the world of the far off future of 2020.
Very loosely based on the classic Namco/Atari arcade racing game, Pole Position hit Saturday mornings in 1984 and followed the Darrett siblings, stunt show performers who were also secretly government agents using their highly advanced vehicles to fight crime.
This weekend finds the world of King Arthur coming to the modern day in The Kid Who Would Be King but back in 1992, a 90s football team was sucked back in time by Merlin to take over for the captured Knights of the Round Table in King Arthur and the Knights of Justice.
Hitting Fox Kids in 1994, Where On Earth is Carmen Sandiego? was an Emmy winning animated series that pitted ACME detectives Ivy and Zack against the legendary thief as she stole various priceless artifacts every week in exotic locales around the globe.
Put out in 1990, That’s Action! is a celebration of Action International Pictures or AIP by AIP, the force behind movies like Deadly Prey, Space Mutiny, Killer Workout, Mankillers, Future Force and more.
He-Man and She-Ra join forces to learn the true meaning of Christmas and to stop Skeletor and Hordak from destroying it in the cult classic He-Man and She-Ra Christmas Special.
A new series based on George RR Martin’s sci-fi novella is hitting SyFy starting on December 2nd but it’s not the first adaptation, as a movie version of Nightflyers hit theaters in 1987 and you can watch the whole thing right here.
Chuck Norris and Lee Marvin lead a special ops rescue mission when Lebanese terrorists hijack a plane in the 1986 Cannon Films classic, The Delta Force, which you can watch in full right here.
Check out the bad ass 2003 William Friedkin movie The Hunted in full right here as Tommy Lee Jones takes on his former student Benicio Del Toro, who Jones trained in the art of survival and killing, in the deep woods of Oregon.