Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Redux

Hillary's crossing swords with the coffee maker in the convenience store reminds me of Joel Robinson matching comic riffs with his robot buddies Tom Servo and Crow T. Robot on the TV cult classic Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K). The comedy series ran from 1988 to 1999 and featured the merciless put-downs and jokes of Joel and his robot buddies directed at the Z-grade Science Fiction movies they were forced to watch by mad scientist Dr. Clayton Forrester as they traveled in space aboard the S.O.L. (Satellite of Love)

Here are a couple of segments from the Best of MST3K:

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