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Fall of Saigon (1975)

The war in Vietnam ended abruptly on 30 April 1975.  Saigon surrendered almost without a struggle as North Vietnamese tanks rolled into the city...

My Lai massacre

In one of the most horrific incidents of violence against civilians during the Vietnam War, a company of American soldiers brutally killed the majority...

Agent Orange

The selective weed killer known as "Agent Orange" became notorious for its use in the 1960s during the Vietnam War by US forces to...

Ho Chi Minh

1 8 9 0 - 1 9 6 9 Ho Chi Minh was the adopted name of Nguyen Tat Thanh - a North Vietnamese communist...

Vietnam War

French Indochina was captured by the Japanese during WWII. After 1945 the French tried unsuccessfully to restore their rule in Vietnam, and in 1954...

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Emu’s Broadcasting Company

1 9 7 5 - 1 9 8 0 (UK) Rod Hull and his Emu presented this kid's show from Emu's own studios at EBC1 - the...

Prudence and the Pill (1968)

Complications arise when aspirins are surreptitiously substituted for a woman's birth-control pills. Judy Geeson - of To Sir With Love (1966) fame - was something of a blonde sex...

Redd Kross

Barely teenagers at the time, Redd Kross was one of the first bands in So Cal to pick up guitars and lash out at...

Shirts , The

'The Shoits', as their Brooklyn accents would have it, engaged on a long, hard climb in the mid to late 70s along the US...

Struck by Lightning

1 9 7 9 (USA) 10 x 30 minute episodes Following the death of his grandfather, Emil Stein, high school science teacher Ted Stein (Jeffrey Kramer) inherits the spooky Bridgewater...

Frogger

The object of Frogger was almost Zen-like: to get to the other side. But considerably less Zen were the many obstacles in your path:...

Brides of Fu Manchu, The (1966)

Chinese criminal mastermind Fu Manchu (Christopher Lee) and his army of henchmen return in this, the second film of five in producer Harry Alan...

Reggae

"White kids have lost their heroes; Jagger has become a wealthy socialite, Dylan a mellowed, home-loving man, even Lennon has little to say. So along comes this guy with amazing...