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Keeping alive the tradition of Horror Host programming in Los Angeles 'Horror/Kung-Fu Theatre' started in 1991. The show is a mixture of: playing cheezy Horror and Martial Arts movies, ... See full summary »
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Keeping alive the tradition of Horror Host programming in Los Angeles 'Horror/Kung-Fu Theatre' started in 1991. The show is a mixture of: playing cheezy Horror and Martial Arts movies, Comedy Skits, Live Guests and Unusual Performers. The show boasts of having the most Bizarre characters in Cable TV history. HKFT is hosted by 'The Nightshadow, a former Pro-Wrestler who terrorized Independent Federations. The show started in East Los Angeles and aired its 'live' weekly shows, then later contaminated Santa Monica, Diamond Bar, Beverly Hills and on regular Cable TV KHIZ-TV, Dishnet and Direct TV reaching over 3.5 million viewers weekly. HKFT is the longest running Horror Cable TV show in Los Angeles. Written by Cinema Press

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 October 1992 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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$10,000 (estimated)
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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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HKFT has had a mixture of diverse Guests: Forest J. Ackerman 'Editor of Famous Monsters Magazine', California State Senator Hilda Solis, 'Paranormal Icon' Psychic Peter James, Gary Coleman 'Different Strokes', Director Joe Dante 'Gremlins/The Howling' to Maila Nurmi 'Thee Original Vampira'. See more »

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