- 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 "parody"
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
“Dynaman”: Night Flight’s popular series featured rubber monsters, good looking Japanese teens, silly jokes, and cool pop music!
Dynaman is peak Night Flight with its blend of rubber monsters, good looking Japanese teens, silly jokes, and cool pop music. Night Flight Plus is currently streaming three episodes of the bonkers, re-dubbed parody of Kagaku Sentai...
- Posted March 4, 2017
Comedy Cuts: Meet Norman Gunston, Australian TV’s award-winning multi-media personality!!
In this truncated segment from an episode of “Night Flight” — it originally aired on February 26, 1988, and you can now find it streaming on Night Flight Plus — viewers got the chance to see Australian...
- Posted February 14, 2017
“My Breakfast with Blassie”: Andy Kaufman meets outrageous wrestling legend Freddie Blassie in a downtown L.A. diner
One morning, in the summer of 1982, meta-stand up comedian, actor and longtime wrestling enthusiast Andy Kaufman met outrageous wrestling legend “Classy” Freddie Blassie at a Sambo’s diner in Los Angeles, where they had a strange, spirited...
- Posted January 21, 2017
“Not Necessarily The News”: HBO’s ’80s news satire paved the way for “The Daily Show” & other TV parodies
Years before Comedy Central’s beloved “The Daily Show“ premiered on July 22, 1996 — in the evening time slot previously occupied by Bill Maher’s “Politically Incorrect” (which had been snapped up by the ABC network), and originally...
- Posted January 2, 2017
“Driller”: The XXX “Thriller” parody that answers the question: “What would Michael Jackson’s werewolf penis look like?”
Michael Jackson’s sixth studio album, Thriller, was released November 30th 1982, rapidly becoming the best-selling album of all time and catapulting the singer to previously unimagined levels of international superstardom. Soon he was appearing at the Reagan...
- Posted June 24, 2016
“The Dragon Lives Again”: Bizarro 70s Bruceploitation with post-mortem boners and more
The Dragon Lives Again — now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — begins with a title card stating “This film is dedicated to millions who love Bruce Lee,” which is immediately followed by a scene...
- Posted May 28, 2016
“In Smog and Thunder”: Sandow Birk’s “half-terrifying, half-absurd scenarios” about the Great War between L.A. and San Francisco
You’ll find In Smog and Thunder: The Great War of the Californias under the Comedy section over on our Night Flight Plus channel, because this is a satirical mockumentary about a civil war between two California rivals,...
- Posted May 27, 2016