The 1990s were a time of immense social change, and the decade’s pop culture was just as captivating. With VICE’s documentary series “90s Pop Culture: The Untold History,” viewers are taken on an in-depth exploration of some of the most influential moments, trends, and personalities of the era.
Throughout its 10 episodes, audiences get an inside look at talk shows that went from intellectual to downright trashy; Hollywood’s refuge –the Viper Room nightclub; how the upstart Fox Network completely changed television; the Beanie Baby craze; SubPop’s classic 90’s indie ethos; Sex Sells with Baywatch; two doomsday cults—Waco and Heaven’s Gate; Hip Hop’s East vs West Media War; Supermodels being abused off the runway; and Internet 1.0 with Pets.com.
Whether you lived through this period or just want to take a trip down memory lane, this series takes you on an exciting journey through time. It reveals secrets, perspectives, and first-hand accounts that often go untold, providing a comprehensive snapshot of the ‘90s in ways that only VICE can deliver. With visually stunning reenactments and interviews with celebrities like Johnny Depp and musicians like Krist Novoselic—the series makes for an exciting watch for all ages! So join us as we explore one of the most fascinating decades in history!