NightMan (1997–1999)
"Night Man" (original title)

TV Series  |   |  Action, Adventure, Drama
6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 363 users  
Reviews: 13 user

After lightning strikes saxophonist Johnny Domino, he finds he is telepathically tuned to the frequency of evil. This gives him an edge for finding the bad guys, and some special classified... See full summary »

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

"Hand of God" - What to Watch

IMDb sits down with the cast of the thriller drama "Hand of God," including Ron Perlman, Julian Morris, Garret Dillahunt, and Alona Tal.

Watch our interview

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 titles
created 19 Feb 2011
 
a list of 49 titles
created 03 Apr 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 30 Oct 2012
 
list image
a list of 44 titles
created 12 Dec 2013
 
a list of 25 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "NightMan" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: NightMan (1997–1999)

NightMan (1997–1999) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of NightMan.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1999   1998   1997  
1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

M.A.N.T.I.S. (TV Series 1994)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A paralyzed African-American scientist builds a powerful exo-skeleton in order to walk again, and uses his new abilities to fight crime.

Stars: Carl Lumbly, Roger Rees, Chris Gartin
Mutant X (2001–2004)
Action | Drama | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A fugitive geneticist and four of his "creations" search for others of their kind while attempting to stay a step ahead of a morally ambiguous government agent.

Stars: Victoria Pratt, Forbes March, Victor Webster
NightMan (TV Movie 1997)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Johnny Domino is a musician. While performing for some VIP's he is struck by a lightning bolt. He then thinks he hears things but no one it talking, and the things that he hears are ... See full summary »

Directors: Nick Daniel, Mark Jones, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Matt McColm, Derek Webster, Earl Holliman
Time Trax (1993–1994)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A cop from the future is sent back to contemporary times to track down fugitives hiding in the past.

Stars: Dale Midkiff, Elizabeth Alexander, Peter Donat
Ninja (2009)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A westerner named Casey, studying Ninjutsu in Japan, is asked by the Sensei to return to New York to protect the legendary Yoroi Bitsu, an armored chest that contains the weapons of the last Koga Ninja.

Director: Isaac Florentine
Stars: Scott Adkins, Tsuyoshi Ihara, Mika Hijii
Super Force (TV Series 1990)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In the year 2020, an astronaut becomes a vigilante when he returns from a mission to learn his cop brother's been murdered.

Stars: Ken Olandt, Patrick Macnee, Larry B. Scott
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In addition to fighting evil, Superman has a burning romance with Lois Lane in both his identities.

Stars: Dean Cain, Teri Hatcher, Lane Smith
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

When a devastating illness threatens to end Evan Lake's career in the C.I.A., he goes rogue to hunt down a terrorist who tortured him during a mission gone awry years ago.

Director: Paul Schrader
Stars: Nicolas Cage, Anton Yelchin, Alexander Karim
Tales from the Crypt (1989–1996)
Comedy | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Tales of horror based on the gruesome EC horror comics of the 1950's.

Stars: John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer
The Bulkin Trail (TV Short 1992)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The Bulkin Trail is a 1992 Christmas Classic starring DAVID HASSELFHOFF. The film centers around a young man by the name of Dimitri, and his younger sister Evelyn as they travel across the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael J. Nathanson
Stars: Tony Burton, David Hasselhoff, Jeremy Jackson
Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Kathe Duba-Barnett
Stars: Patrick Macnee, Daniel Roebuck, William Sanderson
Manimal (TV Series 1983)
Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A man who can change himself into any animal fights crime.

Stars: Simon MacCorkindale, Melody Anderson, Reni Santoni
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Johnny Domino / ... (44 episodes, 1997-1999)
...
 Frank Dominus / ... (25 episodes, 1997-1999)
...
 Lt. Briony Branca (22 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Rollie Jordan (22 episodes, 1997-1998)
...
 Rollie Jordan (22 episodes, 1998-1999)
...
 Lt. Charlie Dann / ... (22 episodes, 1997-1998)
Felecia M. Bell ...
 Jessica Rodgers (21 episodes, 1997-1998)
Edit

Storyline

After lightning strikes saxophonist Johnny Domino, he finds he is telepathically tuned to the frequency of evil. This gives him an edge for finding the bad guys, and some special classified wearable gear gives him an edge for fighting them. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

30 September 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

NightMan  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(44 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

A second season episode featured Simon MacCorkindale playing Professor Jonathan Chase, his character from "Manimal" (1983). Both shows were produced by Glen A. Larson. See more »

Connections

Followed by NightMan (1997) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Watch out batman, there is a new superhero in town...
11 August 1999 | by (new york, US) – See all my reviews

To all those superheros out there, I ask you this: "Can you play the saxophone and fight crime all in one day?" Director Nick Daniel brings a fresh new look to an overplayed theme of superheroes. Using his sheer brilliance, Daniel created the character Jonny Domino, aka Nightman, who is an amazing saxophone player but is "tuned to the frequency of evil." Domino is able to hear the plans of criminals, so he built a crime fighting suit that makes him look like a cross between Robocop and the Pumaman. I love this show but because it is only showed after 12am, I hardly get to watch it. I give this show a 10!


10 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What ep. does he fight dayman? treadmiller
DVD? Loqieu
Futuristic Truck from Nightman? alexnazarov
'Whole Lota Sakin' ...' Episode tueken
Episode about a doctor and the black market pidge32241
Any chance of a DVD release? detour1945
Discuss NightMan (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?