Wednesday Jul 30
Dallas Morning News
Is 'Sharknado 2' too schlocky for shark snark? We ask a former MST3K writer
As head writer for the now-defunct cult TV series Mystery Science Theater 3000 , Nelson and his crew of Crow T. Robot, Tom Servo and Gypsy riffed on all kinds of cinematic cheese from Santa Claus Conquers the Martians to Hercules and the Captive Women .
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XXX
Written by: Michael J. Nelson, Trace Beaulieu, Frank Coniff, Joel Hodgson, Bridget Jones, Kevin Murphy, Jim Mallon, Lisa Scheretz, Colleen Henjum, Mary Jo Pehl, Paul Chaplin Producers: Jim Mallon, Joel Hodgson, Kevin Murphy Starring: Trace Beaulieu, Joel Hodgson, Jim Mallon, Kevin Murphy, Frank Coniff, Michael J. Nelson, Mary Jo Pehl Shout! Factory ... (more)
Pie Man to the Rescue: 13-plus One-off TV Superheroes
It's difficult to design a superhero that can sustain a series of comic books or his/her own TV show.
Flashback: 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' Battles 'Hercules'
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's Hercules hits theaters this weekend, but it's far from the first time the hero has appeared on the big screen.
RiffTrax to Take Down Godzilla '98
Monstrous laughs incoming! RiffTrax have their sights set on one of the most frequently requested titles in Rifftrax history -- the King of the Monsters himself -- Gozilla! Thanks to a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign that raised money to license a "big" Hollywood title, the RiffTrax crew -- Michael J. Nelson , Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett ... (more)