SAUSAGE PARTY [Review]: You’re Invited to the Dirtiest Party of the Summer!

If you like laughing, and/or offensive satire, and/or Lego Movie level of subversion and playing with expectations, and have not seen Sausage Party yet, then get off your ass. Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Ariel Shaffir, and Kyle Hunter have crafted a script that is at once borderline offensive, childishly juvenile, remarkably subversive, and meta in …

RIFFTRAX LIFE – THE MST3K REUNION [Review]: The Riffs Fit to Print.

On Tuesday, June 28th, the culmination of a massive Kickstarter campaign coincided with the Tenth Anniversary of Rifftrax Live, as well as its twentieth live event, and a massive MST3K reunion show. This was the Rifftrax Live MST3K Reunion Show, broadcast live from the State Theater in Minneapolis, and it was the first time the …

RIFFTRAX LIVE – SANTA CLAUS MEETS THE ICE CREAM BUNNY [Review]: Holiday flavored bath-salts!

This past Thursday (December 3rd), at the AMC Theater on 42nd Street in New York City, I...as I have every year, for as long as it has been an ongoing event...went to the RiffTrax Live holiday screening. This year, hosts Michael Nelson, Bill Corbitt, and Kevin Murphy, failed to disappoint. After the technical issues of …

RIFFTRAX LIVE: SHARKNADO 2: THE SECOND ONE [Review] — More Than Jumping Sharks

RiffTrax --- the movie-riffing troupe starring the second generation of Mystery Science Theater 3000 stars, Michael Nelson, Bill Corbett, and Kevin Murphy --- premiered their latest live screening of the abysmal Sharknado 2: The Second One. Broadcast live on July 9th, the event was transmitted to several participating movie theaters in various cities, and, luckily, …

WHAT WE DO In The SHADOWS [Film Review]: GodLovesIndies.

About a week ago, I was lucky enough to catch What We Do In The Shadows, a low-budget vampire mockumentary by the same team that brought us Flight Of The Conchords. The film revolves around the daily goings-on of a group of New Zealand-based vampires living together, and touches upon the complications of their bringing a new figure into the …