All posts by Bryan Thomas

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    Leonard Nimoy’s Pet Pad: “Come In And Be Petted”

    With the recent passage of actor Leonard Nimoy, we have been reminded in some of his obituaries about the many side-projects that he involved himself with over the years, but what caught our attention here at Night...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    Francesco Francavilla’s 70s-style Batman Illustrations

    Acclaimed comics artist Francesco Francavilla shares a vision of the Dark Knight that’s more reflective of the 70s than the actual Batman comic books that were published in the 70s. Francavilla’s made a name for himself on...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    Julian Rentzsch’s Portraits of 3 Great Film Directors

    We wanted to share three of Julian Rentzsch’s recent portraits of filmmakers David Lynch, Martin Scorsese, and Alfred Hitchcock, which reference their movies. They’re available from Stellavie Design. Rentzsch lives and works in Hamburg, Germany, as an illustrator...

    • Posted March 8, 2015
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    Night Flight Remembers Cinéma Vérité Giant Albert Maysles

    Night Flight has learned that Albert Maysles died yesterday, March 5, 2015, age 88, on the eve of the distribution of a newly-restored version of one the Maysles’ best known documentaries, Grey Gardens. Here’s an interview from...

    • Posted March 6, 2015
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    Revolution #9: The Beatles’ Musique Concrète Sound Collage Performed Live!

    On February 28, 2015, at the 1500-seat Alex Theater in Glendale, California, we were among the sold-out audience on hand to witness members of the Wild Honey Orchestra collective paying special tribute to the Beatles’ 1968 so-called...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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    Captain Sticky: America’s Only Practicing Caped Crusader!

    Meet Captain Sticky! “I am America’s only practicing caped crusader,” Captain Sticky — his real name was Richard Pesta, and he was born in 1946, in Pittsburgh, PA — told the San Diego Tribune in 1984. “That...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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    Revisiting “Dark Side Of The Moon”: The Aural Equivalent Of “The Tell-Tale Heart”

    Today, March 1st, marks the anniversary of the release of Pink Floyd’s celebrated concept album Dark Side Of The Moon, which sparks to life with a minute-long sound collage “Speak To Me”/“Breathe,” which was one of the...

    • Posted March 1, 2015
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    Night Flight Remembers Leonard Nimoy

    Night Flight joins the mourning chorus of netizen voices today remembering the versatile actor Leonard Nimoy, who died, age 83, after, it has to be said, he lived long and prospered. He is, of course, best known...

    • Posted February 27, 2015
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