Airing in 1997, Captain Simian and the Space Monkeys pitted the titular crew of primates, who gain enhanced intelligence from a mysterious alien race, against Nebula, a living black hole who wants to destroy the universe and remake it in his own image.
American Ninja’s Michael Dudikoff starred in this 90’s syndicated show as Scandal Jackson, an ex-Navy SEAL who is recruited by the mysterious Cobra agency to be their field agent and help people the criminal justice system has failed.
Created as basically an advertisement for the new Dodge Viper SR 1, Viper debuted on NBC in 1994 and followed a special task force in the fictional future city of Metro City, where Project Viper is created to help stop the evil crime syndicate The Outfit with a souped up, gadget filled muscle car.
Rapper Tone-Loc was everywhere in the 90’s with his distinctive gravelly voice in movies like Blank Check, Ace Ventura and Heat to cartoons like C-Bear and Jamal and, of course, his two gigantic hit songs Wild Thing and Funky Cold Medina.
Depending on the season or DVD release, Baywatch had a number of different theme songs but the most iconic was “I’m Always Here” by former Survivor frontman Jimi Jamison.
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As part of her domination of all forms of media since the 80’s, Elvira aka Cassandra Peterson put out a number of albums, including 1994’s Monster Hits that included the song Monster Rap.
For the latest Everything Action Commentary, Zach and Chris dive into the 90’s espionage world of The Saint, starring Val Kilmer and his many alter egos.
We’re watching 1997’s The Saint this month for our Movie of the Month, which features peak Val Kilmer getting to go crazy with an endless supply of wigs, mustaches and accents to play master of disguise and master thief Simon Templar.
Matthew McConaughey was not screwing around getting into his character of Kenny Wells for Gold, gaining 40 pounds and shaving his head into a very unfortunate bald crown but it could pay off, as Gold could be one of the big Oscar contenders later this year. Based on a true story, Kenny Wells is a […]