In 1988, (or perhaps 1987, depending on who you ask), “Night Flight” premiered Dynaman, a re-dubbed parody of the seventh Super Sentai series, Kagaku Sentai Dynaman. The show featured hyperkinetic editing, quick zooms cribbed from Kung fu flicks, and plenty of very early computer special effects. Dynaman was like anime or manga come to life in hyper real color.
Gumby – Everybody's Favorite Clayboy
A match made in retro heaven. We are thrilled to add the original 1950s and '60s Gumby series. With some of the best digital transfers around, we've worked with our archivists to recut special half-hour Night Flight 'episodes' of Art Clokey's classic series.
It is the year 2032 A.D. Like a Phoenix, the city of MegaTokyo is rising from the ashes of a devastating earthquake. In the twisted canyons of the megalopolis, the Knight Sabers, a small band of high tech mercenaries, fight a lonely battle against the evil GENOM Corporation and its sinister androids, the Boomers.
The Dr. Ruth Show
Like long-lost siblings of 1980s late night TV, Night Flight and Dr. Ruth are together at last with the start of a collection of vintage episodes that are streaming right now.
Night Flight Slumber Party
Welcome to the Night Flight Slumber Party - A pajama-clad podcast hosted by Nick Prueher of the Found Footage Festival, along with Night Flight Media Producer, Kara Jean. Joined by an array of celebrity guests like Fred Armisen, Rachel True (The Craft, Nowhere), John Ross Bowie (The Big Bang Theory, Speechless) and more.
RoboCop: The Compete Series
Based on the classic 1987 film by Paul Verhoeven, ROBOCOP: THE SERIES (1994) stars Richard Eden as the titular cyborg.
Let Jeff Goldblum be your guide to the future. This lost 1994 PBS series is led by experts as they compare the futuristic visions of pop-culturists with the breakthrough advances in science and technology, hosted by Jeff Goldblum and featuring George Lucas, Kurt Vonnegut and more.
The Hilarious House of Frightenstein
The lost, tripped-out Canadian kid's series starring Vincent Price and produced by Hamilton, Ontario's independent station CHCH-TV in 1971. Stream 15 episodes of this oddball series about the mishaps and learning curves of Count Frightenstein and his wacky friends in exile at Frankenstone.
Baked and fried in the Sonoran Desert and New York City, WASTOIDS is a throwback to the halcyon days when stoned teenagers could stay up all night watching music videos, loopy comedy, and arty strangeness on the TV set.
The Disinformation Television Series caused quite a stir when it aired on the UK's Channel 4. Later picked up (and then dropped) by the Sci Fi Channel in the US, this lost cult treasure is now streaming on Night Flight Plus.
Featuring Kenneth Anger, Joe Coleman, Grant Morrison and more.
Jane Fonda's Workout Tapes
The program that sparked a fitness revolution, made gyms fashionable, & sold mountains of VHS tapes. Five tapes from 1982-88.
Double Dragon: The Animated Series
A martial-arts master and his twin brother fight evil in this animated series based on the extremely popular "Beat 'em up" Video-Game franchise published by SEGA.
AD Police Files
Visit the Dark Side of MEGATOKYO 2027 in three exciting episodes. Relentless technological development has resulted in the creation of Boomers, artificially intelligent androids with the potential to free mankind from physical labor. But anything that can be used, can also be misused. Part of the Mega Tokyo universe as made popular in the Bubblegum Crisis saga.
The Vanishing Shadow
A 12-episode Universal serial in which a son avenges the death of his father at the hands of corrupt politicians. He develops a wide variety of complex devices in his crusade . . . ray guns, robots and a 'vanishing belt.'
The Veil: The Complete Series
Two years before “Thriller,” Boris Karloff hosted THE VEIL, a never-broadcast ten episode pilot of a TV horror anthology. “The Veil” was produced a full year before “The Twilight Zone” and “One Step Beyond” made their debut, yet it uncannily evokes both.
Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future
It is the year 2148 - the Metal Wars have ended - machines battled man, and the machines won. Out of the ashes of defeat came Jonathon Power, humanity's last hope of defeating the Bio Dread warriors led by the evil Lord Dread. Originally aired in 1987-1988 on Canadian and American syndicated television.
Tailspin Tommy In The Great Air Mystery
Tailspin Tommy is back in a second explosive serial filled with non-stop action, nail-biting suspense, thrilling stunts, and unbelievable special effects. Tommy and Skeeter try to foil an unscrupulous plan concocted by Manuel Casmetto and Horace Raymore to steal Nazi Island's valuable oil reserves. They are fortunately aided in their efforts by Bill McGuire, a newspaperman who poses as Raymond's right-hand man, as well as pilot Milt H...Read More
Other Side with Zabrecky
The celebrity séance series hosted by award-winning magician/mentalist/musician/actor Rob Zabrecky. Supernatural hijinks ensue when Zabrecky puts celebs like Jack Black, Kate Flannery (The Office), Jason Sudeikis, Mark Mothersbaugh (DEVO), Will Forte (and MORE!) in touch w/ the spirit world.