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Musical Montage: The B-52s “(Meet) the Flintstones”

June 8, 2020

1994’s live-action version of The Flintstones launched an all-out promotional assault that helped it become a massive worldwide hit and one part of that was The B-52s performing a new version of the iconic TV theme, “(Meet) the Flintstones”, for the movie’s soundtrack.

News Shotgun 10/20

October 20, 2018

WB is rebooting a number of classic cartoons into live action/animated hybrids like Tom & Jerry and Scooby Doo, Lex Luthor is coming to Supergirl, Grimm may get a spin-off series, Jungle Cruise is pushed back to Summer 2020, Luke Cage gets canceled and more in this week’s News Shotgun.

Musical Montage: Was (Not Was) “Walk the Dinosaur”

June 25, 2018

Despite it’s true nature as a commentary/satire about nuclear apocalypse, Walk the Dinosaur by Was (Not Was) became a massive hit in 1987, especially in the dance clubs, and was also featured in 1994’s The Flintstones and had covers by George Clinton and Queen Latifah.

News Shotgun 5/20

May 20, 2011

Tons of TV news this week, remakes up the wazoo and one of Everything Action’s favorite people, Macho Man Randy Savage, died in a car crash.