- 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 "VHS"
“Adjust Your Tracking: The Untold Story of the VHS Collector” dives deep into the subculture of all things VHS
Adjust Your Tracking: The Untold Story of the VHS Collector is a full-fledged, feature-length documentary by two first-time directors who traveled across America to dive deep down into the sub-culture of VHS tape collecting, which they refer...
- Posted March 6, 2017
“Horror Rock”: Horror movie maven John Russo’s 1989 music video compilation featured the clown princes of L.A. punk, the Dickies
Horror Rock — now streaming over on our Night Flight Plus channel — was first produced as a VHS title in 1989 by the legendary horror movie maven John Russo (screenwriter, novelist and occasional actor and film...
- Posted February 2, 2017
“Eurocrime!”: Mike Malloy’s 70s-era Italian “poliziotteschi” cinematic movement doc gets a VHS release
Tough-guy film expert Mike Malloy’s feature-length cinema documentary Eurocrime!: The Italian Cop And Gangster Films That Ruled The ’70s — about the violent Italian ‘poliziotteschi’ (a literal translation is “policesque”) cinematic movement of the 1970s — has...
- Posted June 18, 2016
“Blonde Death”: A transgressive no-budget frenzy of sex, drugs and violence
Remember that guy in high school who had a score to settle with all the phonies, bullies, and hypocrites of the world? The intelligent, sensitive kid who had peeled back America’s Norman Rockwall veneer and gone mad...
- Posted April 6, 2016
“I Lost It at the Video Store: A Filmmakers’ Oral History of a Vanished Era”
In this book trailer for I Lost it at the Video Store: A Filmmakers’ Oral History of a Vanished Era, by filmmaker and New York Times writer Tom Roston, we see just how important those carefully-curated video...
- Posted October 1, 2015
“Saving the Scream Queens”: Yale university just bought 3000 VHS tapes for their collection
We recently came across this rather astute, academic article (“Saving the Scream Queens: Why Yale University Library decided to preserve nearly 3,000 horror and exploitation movies on VHS”) in The Atlantic by David Gary, the Kaplanoff Librarian...
- Posted August 24, 2015