Motorcycle Madness at Daytona, 1948

In 1948, LIFE magazine covered the Daytona 200 at Daytona Beach and reported in its April issue, that “for four days last month the resort city of Daytona Beach could hardly have been noisier or in more danger if it had been under bombardment.” Here are some rarely seen photos of a weekend that thrilled racing fans.

Full Release: DVD/Blu-Ray

This week’s new releases on DVD and Blu-Ray include grisly horror remake The Wolfman, scary surreal fantasia Alice in Wonderland and BBC documentary Life.

The Strange Life and Times of Richie Rich

Debuting as a cow-licked Croesus in the comic books of a simpler time, perpetually pre-teen tycoon Richie Rich has enjoyed a career which has spanned television, film, animation, a brief super-hero career with his aged butler and… gay softcore?