- The Wu Tang Collection: The weirdest “Ku Fung Theater”-style mostly-Asian action flicks you’ll ever see
- “Salad Days”: Night Flight talks to filmmaker Scott Crawford about Washington D.C.’s ’80s punk scene
- 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
- Something Weird: Read an exclusive excerpt from A Thousand Cuts: The Bizarre Underground World of Collectors and Dealers Who Saved the Movies
- “Junior High School”: The musical that found the high notes of your awkward hormone-driven years!
- “The Gumby Show”: America’s Favorite Clayboy is back again on Night Flight!
- Something Weird is happenin’ on Night Flight: Check out our classic cult, hippie & biker flicks, drive-in sleaze and exploitation movies!
- Night Flight brings you Italo-West from Wild East: Imported Spaghetti Westerns
All posts tagged "Los Angeles"
“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
The epic saga of Tito Larriva, the Plugz and the “St. Paddy’s Day Massacre” at the Elks Lodge, 1979
Every St. Patrick’s Day we’re reminded once again of the “St. Paddy’s Day Massacre,” an infamous night of LAPD police brutality which took place nearly forty years ago, in 1979, at the Elks Lodge Hall, located near...
- Posted March 16, 2017
“Lunch Wagon”: This 1981 sexploitation romp featured Playboy Playmates and Missing Persons
From time to time, we here at Night Flight HQ like to remind ourselves just how different the 1980s were, like that time when L.A. mayor Tom Bradley proclaimed September 11, 1981, as “Lunch Wagon Day” as...
- Posted February 22, 2017
“All Dolled Up”: Night Flight’s exclusive interview with director Bob Gruen about his New York Dolls documentary
All Dolled Up: A New York Dolls Story features amazing, rare live clips and revealing interviews that were filmed by acclaimed New York-based photographer Bob Gruen and Nadya Beck in the heady days of the band’s ascension...
- Posted February 10, 2017
“The L.A. Metal Scene Explodes”: A new doc looks at L.A.’s metal club scene circa 1982-’86
Filmmaker Bob Nalbandian’s 2016 documentary Inside Metal: The L.A. Metal Scene Explodes — the second in the planned trilogy about the L.A. metal club scene, covering the period from 1982-1986 — picks up where the first in...
- Posted October 28, 2016
American Music from L.A. band the Blasters and much more in Night Flight’s “Take Off to Rockabilly”
“Rockabilly is a strange brew,” Pat Prescott says in her intro to our “Take Off to Rockabilly,” “… part Rhythm & Blues, Country & Western, Gospel, even Pop. It’s a style that takes us back…to the 1950s.”...
- Posted October 8, 2016
Kentucky-born Dwight Yoakam’s 1987 video for “Little Sister” highlights Night Flight’s “Take Off to Country Jam”
“Tonight we’ll bring you the tastiest licks in our fresh country jam, the sweetest sounds from the back roads and honky tonks around the country… ,” says Night Flight announcer Pat Prescott at the beginning of our...
- Posted October 3, 2016
Something Mondo is happening here: “The Hippie Revolt” documented the west coast’s hippie sub-culture in 1967
The Hippie Revolt — a mondo-style documentary about California alternative hippie lifestyles circa the so-called Summer of Love — was previously released to theaters in mid-December 1967 as Something’s Happening and was later given a more exploitation-friendly...
- Posted September 29, 2016