Prior to 1993, the Super Bowl halftime show was a showcase for college marching bands, Up With People and gimmicks like Brian Boitano figure skating with Dorothy Hamill. Since then, however, the show has become a spectacle that’s every bit as the game around it. For The Win looks back at the 21 Super Bowl halftime shows since then and ranks them from worst to first.
21. Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Forbidden Eye, 1995
(Other performers: Patti Labelle, Teddy Pendergrass, Tony Bennett)
The Vince Lombardi trophy was stolen and Indiana Jones and Marion Ravenwood had to recover it while Tony Bennett and Patti Labelle performed songs in a fictitious “Club Disneyland.” This was the actual premise of the Super Bowl halftime show in 1995. Nineteen ninety-five! It would stand as most embarrassing moment in Indiana Jones history until Kingdom of the Crystal Skull was released. It’s still…
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