Articles tagged frank conniff

Cinematic Titanic: Blood of the Vampires (2009)

To paraphrase a famous quote by one Homer J. Simpson, family is the cause of, and the solution for, all of life’s problems. Issues

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Cinematic Titanic: Frankenstein’s Castle of Freaks (2009)

2008 was an interesting year for fans of the comedy classic Mystery Science Theater 3000. Not only did Mike Nelson and his creative collective - Kevin Murphy

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Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008

Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.

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Cinematic Titanic: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians

It’s said that you can’t go home again. Other maxim-mized clichés include the inability to revisit past glories and the ever popular

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8 Nov 2008 // 10:06 PM

Cinematic Titanic: Legacy of Blood

Has it really been 20 years? Was it really just two decades ago when a local Minnesota UHF station, desperate for some cheap weekend programming, hired

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8 Aug 2008 // 11:05 PM

Cinematic Titanic: The Wasp Woman

According to the reports, it was a rather surreal Comic-con for the members of the Mystery Science Theater 3000 mythos. With almost everyone involved in the

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Cinematic Titanic: Doomsday Machine

It’s been nearly six solid months of agony and waiting, speculation leading to momentary bouts of joy and sullen disbelief. With reliable information a

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Part 4 - Feasts from the Fringe

Cable created supply where there was little or no demand. Out of the myriad of subject specific programming, a few gemstones managed to shine.

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The Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection Volume 8

What we have here is a reference book for rib tickling; a televisual tome where every possible pratfall or wicked witticism is stored for future, frequent use.

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