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- “Junior High School”: The musical that found the high notes of your awkward hormone-driven years!
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- Night Flight’s World Music Library: Featuring eight music docs by Moroccan-born producer/director Izza Génini
- Night Flight’s Stuart Samuels tells us about co-producing “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years”
- Something Weird is happenin’ on Night Flight: Check out our classic cult, hippie & biker flicks, drive-in sleaze and exploitation movies!
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All posts tagged "exploitation"
“The Flaming Teenage”: A mid-50s exploitation scare film from the director of “The Blob”
Filmmaker (and radio and TV producer) Irvin S. Yeaworth, Jr. will probably always be remembered for directing 1958’s The Blob, a sci-fi thriller starring Steve McQueen and a gelatinous red menace, but Night Flight would like to...
- Posted January 18, 2017
“The Bees”: These mutant super-smart killer bees can talk to humans, but also prey on their flesh!
In the mid-70s, a low-budget horror film about killer bees, imaginatively-titled The Bees — starring John Saxon, John Carradine and the lovely former Playboy Playmate Angel Tompkins — was quickly rushed into production in Mexico City by...
- Posted January 12, 2017
“The Naked Zoo”: One of Rita Hayworth’s last movies was a sex, drugs & crime-filled sleazefest filmed in “psychedelic color”
William Grefé’s The Naked Zoo — filmed as The Grove in 1969 but not distributed in the U.S. for another two years, opening in Lima, Ohio, on May 12, 1971 — is memorable for being the penultimate...
- Posted January 5, 2017
“Savages from Hell”: No-budget drive-in sleaze from South Florida circa 1968, featuring chicks, choppers ‘n’ cheats
K. Gordon Murray and Joseph Prieto’s 1968 biker flick Savages from Hell — aka Big Enough ‘n Old Enough — was filmed on location in and around Naples, Florida, and features the “Outlaws” biker gang, migrant farmworkers,...
- Posted September 26, 2016
“The Girls from Thunder Strip”: Dynamite action, souped-up cars, illegal whiskey, wild women & souped-up thrills!
The Girls from Thunder Strip — an exploitation biker/moonshiner flick that we’ve collected in our Something Weird selections now streaming over on Night Flight Plus — features “dynamite action, souped-up cars, illegal whiskey, wild women and souped-up...
- Posted September 19, 2016
“Pinball Summer”: the late 70s movie that makes you wish summer would last forever
In 1983, just a few years after the 1979 Canadian-made coming-of-age T&A-fest Pinball Summer was first screened theatrically in its own country, Film Ventures International re-titled and distributed the film in the U.S. as Pick-Up Summer, after...
- Posted September 10, 2016
Something Weird is happenin’ on Night Flight: Check out our classic cult, hippie & biker flicks, drive-in sleaze and exploitation movies!
Night Flight are excited to announce our new collection of classic cult, horror and exploitation movies on Night Flight Plus, culled from the legendary Something Weird library! Something Weird Video was founded by the late great Mike...
- Posted September 8, 2016
“Malamondo”: An elegant look at early-Sixties’ teenage angst and “way out youth,” Euro-style
The semi-obscure 1964 exploitation documentary Malamondo — included in Night Flight’s “Something Weird” collection, now streaming on Night Flight Plus — took two years to film, and focused on young Europeans, showing them having fun and hanging...
- Posted September 5, 2016