- 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 "rollerskating"
“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
“Americathon”: The prescient 1979 absurd comedy that predicted America’s unfunny future
Based on a wonderfully absurd play by Firesign Theatre-alumni and Night Flight faves Phil Proctor and Peter Bergman, written at the end of President Jimmy Carter’s presidency, in 1979, when the American economy was circling in the...
- Posted September 3, 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