December 19, 2016


This Week In History: Wes Craven's 'Scream' Releases, Madonna's 'Like a Virgin' Tops Hot 100 & More

Who knew this week was filled with historic music greatest and unforgettable pop culture moments. In the latest episode of Fuse's This Week in History series, we take a look back at all the memorable events that occurred from December 19 - December 25.

A few awesome notables include:

  • Madonna's "Like a Virgin" single went # 1 and remained for six weeks
  • On December 19, 1971, A Clockwork Orange premiered in NYC
  • In 1996, Wes Craven's Scream hit theaters
  • Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol was published 173 years ago
  • ...and more in the video above!

Below, watch Scream star David Arquette describe how the film Sold is less of a movie and more of a "call to action," in an effort to raise awareness to human trafficking: