Posts Tagged ‘1981’

Ronald Reagan Assassination Attempt

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

The Reagan assassination attempt occurred on March 30, 1981, just 69 days into the presidency of Ronald Reagan. While leaving a speaking engagement at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C., President Reagan and three others were shot and wounded by John Hinckley. Found at YouTube from WorldsAssassinations.

The Four Tasks Of Danger Mouse

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

Penfold has been captured by Baron Silas Greenback. Can Danger Mouse save his friend? Danger House was a British children’s television series from the 1980s. Found at YouTube from slaveleia.

Part two found at YouTube.

Who Can It Be Now

Friday, August 22nd, 2008

The ultimate song of paranoia from in 1981.

Merv Griffin Show Video

Monday, August 13th, 2007

Sixties and seventies talk show host and game show pioneer at the age of 82. His talk show aired for 20 years and he created the popular game shows and . featured a wide variety of guests, ranging from musicians and actors to authors and politicians. He was not afraid to tackle controversial subjects such as the Vietnam War.

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Show

This interview with and George and Kathy Lutz, the owners of the Amityville house upon whose experiences the film is based.

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With Rod Steiger – Part 1

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With Rod Steiger – Part 2

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With Rod Steiger – Part 3

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With George and Kathy Lutz – Part 4

Amityville Horror – Merv Griffin Interview With George and Kathy Lutz – Part 5

Deborah Harry & Chris Stein Interview

This interview of & of was conducted in 1981, at the height of that group’s fame.

Whitney Houston’s Debut on Merv Griffin

Singer made her debut as a teenager in 1983 on The Merv Griffin Show.

Cutting Edge Computer Animation From 1981

Friday, July 27th, 2007

This is a demonstration of (Computer Generated Imagery) from 1981 that was used to convince Disney executive to produce the movie :

This is a scene from the movie TRON. At the time, the graphics were an unprecedented innovation for Hollywood movies: