50's Music Videos
Music Video of Bill Haley; Rip It Up (1956). Bill Haley and His Comets (Haleys Comets) was established in 1952 and were one of Americ's most popular Rock and Roll bands until 1981.
Music Video of Elvis Presley: Heartbreak Hotel (1956). Heartbreak Hotel was the best selling single in 1956. The song was introduced on live TV on the CBS televions program Stage Show.
Music Video of Chuck Berry: Johnny B. Goode (1958). Chuck Berry wrote Johnny B. Goode in 1955 and was introduced in 1958. It is by far one of the most popular Rock n Roll song from the 1950s. The orginal was featured in the hit film "American Graffiti"
50's Movie Clips
Grease Lightning from the film Grease (1978). The film takes place in 1958, and in this scene the "Thunderbirds" are building a car to race against some local rivals.
Summer Nights from the film Grease (1978). Reached #5 on Billboard Charts. This scene is sung by John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John.
Trailer for the film Grease 2 (1982) starring Maxwell Caulfield and Michelle Pfeiffer. Sequel to the film Grease (1978)