- R.I.P. filmmaker Jonathan Demme, director of “Something Wild,” “Stop Making Sense” & other Night Flight faves
- Record Store Day, every day: You got it nicer at Licorice Pizza stores in the 70s and early 80s
- “TV Party”: Glenn O’Brien’s weekly late 70s public-access punk cocktail party TV show
- Zinelandia: Night Flight talks with Joe Biel about “$100 & a T-Shirt,” his documentary about zines
- In 1977, Prince appeared on “The Gong Show,” but no one has ever talked about the episode, until now
- The Wu Tang Collection: The weirdest “Ku Fung Theater”-style mostly-Asian action flicks you’ll ever see
- Bullseye! Arrow Films’ exploitation, Italian horror, spaghetti westerns, drive-in sleaze & more, now on Night Flight Plus!
- “Dynaman”: Night Flight’s popular series featured rubber monsters, good looking Japanese teens, silly jokes, and cool pop music!
- “All Dolled Up”: Night Flight’s exclusive interview with director Bob Gruen about his New York Dolls documentary
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
All posts by Bryan Thomas
In 1977, Prince appeared on “The Gong Show,” but no one has ever talked about the episode, until now
We were astonished to find out recently that our contributor Michael Dare saw Prince performing at a live taping of TV’s “The Gong Show” in the summer of 1977, but the episode never aired and hasn’t even...
- Posted April 1, 2017
“Candy Man”: Motown’s Mary Jane Girls were protégées of the late punk funk idol Rick James
In Night Flight’s 25-minute Video Gallery: Sex collection — it originally aired on March 22, 1983, but you can now find it streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — Pat Prescott told audiences watching at home...
- Posted March 30, 2017
R.I.P. Bernie Wrightson, legendary horror illustrator & master of the macabre for more than a half-century
Night Flight were saddened to learn about the passing of Bernie “Berni” Wrightson, the legendary horror illustrator and master of the macabre for more than a half-century, who passed away on March 18, 2017, at the age...
- Posted March 29, 2017
“Bad Brains: Live at CBGB 1982″: Rare club concert footage of one of Washington D.C.’s best hardcore bands
Bad Brains: Live at CBGB 1982 — now streaming over on our Night Flight Plus channel — captures rare footage of one of Washington D.C.’s best hardcore bands at the legendary CBGB club in New York City,...
- Posted March 28, 2017
Viewers Choice: “Vienna” and Ultravox’s huge influence on the British synth-pop movement of the early ’80s
In this “Viewers Choice” episode of “Night Flight” — which originally aired on September 19, 1986, and is now streaming over on our Night Flight Plus channel — Pat Prescott introduces the video for Ultravox’s “Vienna” by...
- Posted March 27, 2017
“Why I Got Into TV & Other Stories”: Ilene Segalove’s short film about childhood was showcased on Night Flight in 1987
In this episode of Night Flight’s Short Film Showcase — originally airing on May 30, 1987, and now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — independent filmmaker Ilene Segalove’s 1983 short film, “Why I Got Into...
- Posted March 25, 2017
“Metal In Your Face”: Trashy Victorian glam rockers Britny Fox rocked their hearts out in “Girlschool”
Night Flight’s “Metal In Your Face” segment from November 12, 1988 — now streaming over on our Night Flight Plus channel — featured music videos from a host of late ’80s-era hair metal bands, including “Girlschool” by...
- Posted March 24, 2017
“Mirror Mirror”: A shocking early ’90s reflection of evil in the tradition of “Carrie” and “Heathers”
Mirror Mirror — MTV video director Marina Sargenti’s feature film debut, now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — is a shocking early ’90s reflection of evil in the tradition of revenge-themed teen horror films like...
- Posted March 23, 2017