Engineered to be the teen-movie equivalent of the mid-’90s alt-rock zeitgeist, Empire Records flopped in the theaters, only to become a cult classic a generation later. For the first time, the people who made the movie talk about how it came together, why it bombed, and how it found its second life.
Everyone had “The Rachel” haircut and the emotional pain of existence only loomed in the future.
Smash Mouth is much better than whatever figure skaters normally dance to.
As of January 1, 2014, Can’t Hardly Wait will be taken OFF Netflix Instant. Here’s why you should watch it tonight while you still can.
Nostalgia comes at a price.
You kids don’t know how good you have it.
Elijah Wood was almost in what movie?!
Welp, we’ve come a long way.
Before text messaging, we communicated using numbers like prehistoric ’90s robots. Here’s a quick refresher.
Check out the latest from your favorite suburban rapper Lil Dicky - an homage to everything 90s, from Koosh balls to landlines! Because we don’t have enough appreciation for the ’90s yet.
The insightful protagonist of Clueless is anything but. Here are some of Cher’s most valuable lessons.
If you were a young working actor between 1999 and 2002, there’s a good chance you had a role on MTV’s steamy late-night series. Here are some of Undressed’s most notable alumni.
Only true ’90s ghosts will get this.
If you were young and figuring yourself out, these were the flicks you paid extra attention to.
Let these three respectful young men teach you a thing or two about how to present yourself in public.
If you were a star in the ’90s or early aughts, you paid a visit to the TRL photo booth.
Put on your plaid, grab a cabbie hat, and slip on some Vans, because Reel Big Fish are opening for The Aquabats and the minivan’s leaving, dude.
Because the only thing you love more than your significant other is Salute Your Shorts.
When it comes to the troubled teenagers at St. Francis School, some became big stars. Others, not so much.
It wasn’t all earthquakes and riots. But that was definitely part of it.
You simply cannot fathom the joy of being able to record on a disc in 1993.
The king of face malleability turns 51 today. And there is no Jim Carrey like classic ’90s Jim Carrey.
Another year, another slew of New Year’s resolutions. What would yours have looked like 20 years ago?
This is the most mid-’90s thing that has ever happened.
Only true ’90s kids will get this.
Check out our definitive Nicki Minaj/Rita Repulsa facial expression chart.
Bowser! Keenan and Kel! Pluto was a planet! Find me in the 90s YO.
Apparently micro-nostalgia has determined that it’s 1999 again. Case in point: the latest lightsaber Gogurt ad to promote the 3D release of “Episode I: The Phantom Menace.”
So everyone knows the internet regurgitates cultural garbage over and over again until it becomes gibberish. And it’s been doing that for a really long time. So dig through your Livejournals and YTMND accounts and let us know what the oldest meme you can remember is.