- 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 tagged "disco"
Travoltasploitation: The 1979 Italian film “The Face with Two Left Feet” parodied “Saturday Night Fever”
In 1979, just sixteen months after the December ’77 theatrical release of Saturday Night Fever, a PG-rated Italian disco comedy called The Face with Two Left Feet was released into Italian theaters under its original title, making...
- Posted March 7, 2017
December 16, 1979: It’s the “End of the Decade” on Australia’s “Countdown”
36 years ago, on December 16, 1979, the long running Australian music series “Countdown” — which aired on the ABC network for 13 years, from 1974-1987, showcasing all the latest hits and music fads, current chart trends,...
- Posted December 16, 2015
“NY77: The Coolest Year in Hell”: Creation from NYC’s July 13-14, 1977 blackout chaos
Tomorrow night, PBS’s “American Experience“ program will air a new episode, “Blackout” — about the 1977 blackout in New York City that took place on a hot and humid day of July 13, 1977 and the days...
- Posted July 13, 2015
“Roller Boogie”: Polyurethane, polyester & more feathered hair than “Charlie’s Angels”
Roller Boogie has many distinctions, a few of which we’ll discuss here, starting with the fact that it was the very last movie of the 1970s, released in late December, 1979. United Artist, the major film company...
- Posted May 2, 2015