Collectibles

Drummer Alex Van Halen of Van Halen performs during the 2015 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 17, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Alex Van Halen’s Auction Brought in Some Big Bucks!

Wait til you see what the legendary acrylic Ludwig drum kit went for!

Betty Boop, lobbycard, 1930s

Betty Boop Exhibit Coming to Comic-Con Museum This Month

This sounds like so much fun!

‘Taxi Driver,’ ‘The Magnificent Seven,’ & ‘Purple Rain’ are Just Some of June’s Best Blu-ray & 4K UHD Releases

When you’re watching content at home, nothing beats physical media. So this month, let’s physical with ‘Blue Velvet,’ ‘South Park,’ ‘RoboCop 2’ and more.

Racks of German Magazines inside a news-stand in Berlin.

J-14 Magazine Returns to Print This August

Not gonna lie… we are so excited that more physical magazines are coming back!

Precious Moments collection

Precious Moments Creator, Sam Butcher Dies at 85

He was the artist behind the collectible figurines.

Batman Adam West in The Batmobile, 1966-68

The True Story of The Batmobile

There have been many versions over the years.

Las Vegas, USA - MAR 11, 2019: famous Las Vegas sign at city entrance, detail by night.

Welcome to Las Vegas Sign Turns 65, Did You Know This About it?

It is one of the most iconic signs in the world!

Clash of the Titans Harry Hamlin

Harry Hamlin Has Only One Item From the ‘Clash of the Titans’ Set

A clash with producers left the Perseus actor with just one relic from the movie set (and it’s not what you think!)

Viva Knievel! Evel Knievel, 1977

Evel Knievel Museum Moving to New Home in Las Vegas

Big changes are coming! Find out what his son has to say about it.

Mondo Video Story

Building a Dream VHS Store in Your Basement: The Story of Mondo Video (Photos)

You will never believe this basement!

American Girl dolls

American Girl Bringing Back Classic Dolls + Which Ones Are Now the Most Valuable?

You might have an American Doll worth some $$$ sitting in your closet!

Toy Story Mr. Potato Head, 1995

6 Wacky Facts About Mr. Potato Head

Do you remember when Mr. Potato Head was an actual potato?!

FAMILY AFFAIR, from left, Johnny Whitaker, Sebastian Cabot, Brian Keith, Kathy Garver, Anissa Jones, 1966-71. courtesy Everett Collection

Exclusive: Mrs. Beasley Is Making a Comeback! The Most Iconic Doll in Television

It took a strong upbringing to survive playing Sissy and Hollywood, but Kathy Garver is still acting and on a mission to share Mrs. Beasley.

A Monopoly game is seen during the Monopoly U.S. National Championship tournament at Union Station April 15, 2009 in Washington, DC. 28 finalists are competing for the title of National Champion who will represent the U.S. in the World Championship in October in Las Vegas

Bizarre History & 5 Fun Facts About Monopoly Board Game Ahead of New Margot Robbie Film

There are over 1,000 different versions!

1966 Mustang in Teenage Girl: First Wheels 2020

In 1964, the Ford Mustang Debuted as a ‘Working Man’s Thunderbird’

60 years later, it remains one of the most iconic and beloved cars out there.

Chinatown Jack Nicholson, 1974

‘Chinatown’ Releasing 4K UHD Version for its 50th Anniversary

The movie has been restored with bonus features for fans.

The Ten Commandments tablets

How Much Did the Tablets From ‘The Ten Commandments’ Movie Sell for at Auction?

The faux stone props were used by Charlton Heston in 1956 biblical epic.

Last Chance Garage on Motortrend, 1933 Ford Roadster

Classic Cars Get Restored on New Series ‘Last Chance Garage’

Delightful to see classic cars like a ’67 Mustang, ’69 Chevy Nova, 1933 Ford Cabriolet and so many more get restored to their original beauty.

Calgary, Alberta - January 13, 2023: Vintage comic book collection showing comic book covers,

These Rare Superhero Comics Can be Worth Big Bucks

Crime doesn’t pay … but fighting crime does! Items dedicated to comic book heroes have hit high-flying prices.

picture from the Season 5 premiere of MeTV's

MeTV’s ‘Collector’s Call’ Returns for Season 5

The popular series that follows host Lisa Whelchel as she visits pop-culture collectors around the country returns with 26 episodes, including its 100th installment in August.

Old telephone and obsolet electronic equipment on wooden floor

Celebrate Retro Day: Remember These 20 Items From Days Gone by?

Remember the sound of dial-up modem? How about needing to use a phone book? Check out our list of everyday almost extinct items.

SiriusXM's Town Hall With Don Henley Hosted By Bob Seger At Austin City Limits Live At The Moody Theater In Austin, TX

Don Henley Testifies in Strange Eagles’ “Hotel California” Court Case

While testifying, he opened up about his 1980 arrest.

Actor Nicolas Cage with Superman comic

Does Johnny Depp Really Collect Insects?

We tracked down some of the wild collections from your favorite stars!

Ken and Barbie breakup

Barbie & Ken Broke Up 20 Years Ago. The Drama Explained

Why did the iconic couple break up?

Precious Moments puppies

Are Your Precious Moments Figurines Worth Hundreds or Even Thousands?

Find out which ones are worth the most.

G.I. Joe 1964 ad

The Original Action Figure, G.I. Joe, Celebrates His 60th Birthday

G.I. Joe was created in the 1960s since Hasbro wanted their own piece of the doll craze.

August 2010 image of a large crowd of people gathered in line awaiting their chance to have collectible items appraised by the PBS series

‘Antiques Roadshow’ Has Announced Its 2024 Production Tour

Do you have the next big find for PBS’ collectibles appraisal series hidden somewhere in your house? Bring it along to one of these five cities and you might be showcased in Season 29.

Iconic ruby slippers from

Tales of the Bizarre: Mobster Comes Out of Retirement for ‘Wizard of Oz’ Ruby Slippers

A ‘Wizard of Oz’ mystery is finally unraveling.

Sports Illustrated Football Phone Commercial

Remembering the ‘Sports Illustrated’ Football Phone

With the sad news that the entire staff of ‘Sports Illustrated’ has been laid off and the magazine’s future is in doubt, we fondly recall how SI gave us a free football-shaped phone (with paid subscription).

Fruit Stripe Gum and Super Bubble gum

Fruit Stripe Gum and Super Bubble Are Going Away Forever

Both kinds of gum are discontinued so if you find some in stores, buy them now!