Which is your favored experiment?
MST3K Asked by MST3K
10/23/2020

Which is your favored experiment?

53%
The Day the Earth Froze WINNER

60

47%
Laserblast

66

53%
The Day the Earth Froze

60 Comments
Jackson Munden
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Jackson Munden

SAMPO!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:51:04 -0500

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Lord Alpha
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Lord Alpha

"Here Comes The Circus" short is one of their best riffs. TDTEF is also a top tier riff episode.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 10:48:41 -0500

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Russell Boyer
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Russell Boyer

SAMPO!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:15:44 -0500

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Leslie Maryann Neal
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Leslie Maryann Neal

It's my girlfriend's favorite episode.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:08:55 -0500

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Tim Soholt
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Tim Soholt

This is near-peak Joel-era zaniness!

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 17:28:20 -0500

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Kimberly Heiser
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Kimberly Heiser

A look at alternative climate change.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:43:18 -0500

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Emma Jochum
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Emma Jochum

It's always hilarious, and the Circus Short at the front of the film nearly makes me pee myself every. damn. time.

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:10:59 -0500

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Laura Moore
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Laura Moore

I LOVE this one. I actually looked into the whole Sampo deal - very interesting, & makes the movie so much better.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:53:16 -0500

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John Matthew Mattie
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John Matthew Mattie

Wizzzzzzzzzards!

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 07:23:48 -0500

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Rebecca
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Rebecca

Sampo. 'Nough Said.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 02:35:27 -0500

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Kim VanHooser
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Kim VanHooser

Hands down, my favorite MST3K ever! Goofy movie, hysterical riffs, what more could a MSTie want!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 23:31:23 -0500

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Mike Welker
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Mike Welker

Because we need a sampo in our lives! The bizarre Russo Finnish misties are always a cultural fender bender of riffing fun!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:52:42 -0500

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Myrrh Kingwell
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Myrrh Kingwell

I can't get enough of the costume and mythology type episodes. And you can toast to Sampo!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 21:02:14 -0500

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Raven Cain
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Raven Cain

My absolute favorite episode of all time.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 17:58:46 -0500

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Brian Edsell
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Brian Edsell

I've seen Lazer last a lot

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 17:51:53 -0500

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Jim DeSalvo
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Jim DeSalvo

Sampo!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 17:27:20 -0500

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Not Billehecka
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Not Billehecka

Lake Wobegon

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:25:25 -0500

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James Paparella
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James Paparella

Somehow I missed this one before...

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 13:04:03 -0500

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Clayton Trotz
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Clayton Trotz

Because I'm sick of laserblast every year

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 12:57:00 -0500

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Jason R
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Jason R

What IS a Sampo?

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:57:40 -0500

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Kenneth E. Morgan
0
Kenneth E. Morgan

More enjoyable movie.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:49:18 -0500

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Diana Psotka
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Diana Psotka

This was my first ever episode. Someday, I hope to find out what a Sampo is.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:41:40 -0500

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Ashley Jo Verity
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Ashley Jo Verity

ANYTHING BUT LASERBLAST!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:28:17 -0500

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Anthony Rios
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Anthony Rios

"You were right! The boat is bringing Lemminkäinen!" Mmmmmmmmmm!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 02:52:52 -0500

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Andrew Hageman
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Andrew Hageman

ask for it by name

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 22:16:43 -0500

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Chris Labye
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Chris Labye

SAMPO!!!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:51:33 -0500

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Brian Walch
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Brian Walch

"Oh, cripes, I remember that day.."

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:46:20 -0500

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Cristi Gale
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Cristi Gale

Simply Sampo (but this was a tough choice)

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:43:12 -0500

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Honest Jonn
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Honest Jonn

This movie is a classic, how can I NOT vote for the film that contains THE SAMPO!!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:17:31 -0500

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Chris Labye
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Chris Labye

Both are favorites...but SAMPO will love on forever

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:16:26 -0500

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Troy Thomas
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Troy Thomas

What can I say, like Boggy Creek, it's another family favorite.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 21:06:16 -0500

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Rob Gullo
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Rob Gullo

SAMPO instead of potatoes?! Honey, I love you!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:04:44 -0500

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Ann Linderman
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Ann Linderman

Can't beat the Sampo!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 18:58:34 -0500

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Terry Lehman
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Terry Lehman

Mmm frosty Lemminkainen

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 17:00:16 -0500

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Sean McDonnell
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Sean McDonnell

SAMPO LIVES

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:29:59 -0500

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Todd Divel
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Todd Divel

no more laserblast. thank you.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:28:46 -0500

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Amber Scaggs
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Amber Scaggs

Not only it has Sampo my favorite short "Here comes the circus".

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:24:21 -0500

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Nathaniel Roe
0
Nathaniel Roe

I’m bored with seeing Lazerblast every Turkey Day.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:02:05 -0500

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Tiffany Fricke
0
Tiffany Fricke

Because I could really use a Sampo in the kitchen this Thanksgiving.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:43:04 -0500

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Lance Howard
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Lance Howard

I need Sampo

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:07:11 -0500

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Aabra Jaggard
0
Aabra Jaggard

Russo-Finnish cinema a gorgeous fever dream

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:00:49 -0500

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Candy Allison
0
Candy Allison

Underrated gem

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:50:23 -0500

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Bruce Turbeville
0
Bruce Turbeville

Where is the many-colored dome of the Sampo?

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:49:21 -0500

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Sitting Duck
0
Sitting Duck

He's a failure, la la la.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:39:11 -0500

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KozyTimeOnline
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KozyTimeOnline

One of my top 5. have to love anytime the crew takes on some fantasy movies

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:31:00 -0500

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Jeff Mangum
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Jeff Mangum

SAMPO! Of course!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:20:57 -0500

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Chris Wilson
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Chris Wilson

The film itself is at least watchable and the riffs make it a great episode. I didn't particularly care for Laserblast except for the epic bit during the end credits

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:13:27 -0500

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Patricia Groves Dobrowski
0
Patricia Groves Dobrowski

My favorite ever. Haven't seen in ages.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:10:25 -0500

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Mike Imboden
0
Mike Imboden

Where is it, huh? Where IS the Sampo?!?

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:05:15 -0500

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Paul Smith
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Paul Smith

Lasblast. Too many questions. What is the point of Eddie Deezen? Why does Star Wars have to die? What’s with the hush hush? Why does he end up in Hill Valley and does he save the clock tower? Why?

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:01:54 -0500

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Brian O'Connell
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Brian O'Connell

Sampo!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:01:27 -0500

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M'Hael Adam McMorgann
0
M'Hael Adam McMorgann

SAMPO!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:46:16 -0500

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Robert Webster Caldwell
0
Robert Webster Caldwell

Don’t you want to be Russo-Finnish? Sure, we all do.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:40:54 -0500

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Michael Kilgore
0
Michael Kilgore

My biggest MST3K laugh ever was for "Oh no, they're doing it clown-style!"

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:37:21 -0500

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D.C. Moon
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D.C. Moon

SAMPO!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:37:10 -0500

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Neighborsans
0
Neighborsans

I wanted some sampo

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:31:28 -0500

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Kelly Luck
0
Kelly Luck

The Russo-Finnish movies are just unabashedly crazy. Love 'em.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:28:47 -0500

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Sharyl Volpe
0
Sharyl Volpe

This episode made me want SAMPO. At any price.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:22:41 -0500

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Marian Luther
0
Marian Luther

My daughter said to, so I'm making up to her for voting for "Tormented."

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:10:28 -0500

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Joseph Klemm
0
Joseph Klemm

Here comes the Devil!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:06:00 -0500

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47%
Laserblast

66 Comments
Gregory G Wied Jr
2
Gregory G Wied Jr

You know, I don't think you're ready for some football...

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:50:18 -0500

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🐳NeutralLizHotel🐳
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🐳NeutralLizHotel🐳

sounds like someone isnt READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:33:39 -0500

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Davey The Rapture Cat TV
1
Davey The Rapture Cat TV

IF YOU DIDN'T VOTE LASERBLAST, YOU MIGHT NOT BE READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL !!!

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 16:21:32 -0500

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The Dark Face
1
The Dark Face

'Cause I'm ready for some FOOTBAAAALL

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:43:32 -0500

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Ben Murphy
1
Ben Murphy

Cause I'm ready for some football!!!! (rinse, repeat)

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 00:01:29 -0500

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Travis Huffman
1
Travis Huffman

Easily one of the best episodes.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 19:59:40 -0500

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Beardo Beatnick
1
Beardo Beatnick

I'm ready for some fooooootball!

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 11:18:47 -0500

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Shadetrap🎃
1
Shadetrap🎃

I'm ready for some football

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:05:16 -0500

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ThePeronah
1
ThePeronah

Because I'm ready for some FOOTBALL!!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:50:13 -0500

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Nathan Smith
1
Nathan Smith

I'm just afraid you might not be ready for some football...

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 17:00:19 -0500

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Merri Hall Cross
1
Merri Hall Cross

Goodbye Dr F 😢

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:24:34 -0500

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Ben
1
Ben

Last of Dr.F (tear wipe) a stoner 1970’s kid okie with a van and a laser cannon arm, magical alien necklace with unshelled alien turtles. As a bonus he blasts away a Star Wars sign. What’s not to like

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:19:50 -0500

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Chris Tari
1
Chris Tari

Because I just feel you aren't ready for some football!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:50:44 -0500

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William Lane
1
William Lane

Because on Thanksgiving, you need to get Ready For Some FOOOOOT BALLLLLLL!!!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:45:13 -0500

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Michael Pullmann
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Michael Pullmann

For sheet cake and back fat!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:09:11 -0500

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Corey Core Grundstein
0
Corey Core Grundstein

The end of the Comedy Central Era!

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:06:35 -0500

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Corey Core Grundstein
0
Corey Core Grundstein

The end of the Comedy Central Era!

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:05:37 -0500

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Ben Murphy
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Ben Murphy

Pa-POW! Pa-POW! And the fantastic claymation stop motion alien jerks who leave a powerful weapon behind where Johnny the Bland can use it to blow up a Star Wars billboard from a hippy van.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 23:57:51 -0500

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Hilary Aronow
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Hilary Aronow

Perhaps Eddie Deezen's finest performance...

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 15:04:15 -0500

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Andrew Gauer
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Andrew Gauer

Laserblast the final episode of season 7 the forgotten about season. The short season. TVs Frank is gone. Dr Forester is with his mother. And the SOL is doomed!!! Also claymation aliens.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 13:37:57 -0500

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Luis Reyes
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Luis Reyes

Those cute aliens!

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 10:33:35 -0500

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Troy LeMoine
0
Troy LeMoine

I really am just Dust in the Wind, man, they are so right.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:50:27 -0500

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Joshua Keene
0
Joshua Keene

Claymation aliens!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:25:37 -0500

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Matt Watson
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Matt Watson

Trent Reznor has run out of gas

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 19:55:12 -0500

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Dale Short
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Dale Short

70s shlock

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 18:24:12 -0500

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Chuck Howell
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Chuck Howell

DEEZEN !!!!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 17:18:06 -0500

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Gretchen Crumpacker
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Gretchen Crumpacker

I have no idea why I voted for this film. That gaping hole in Billy’s chest is just gross and uncalled for. But this film is like a damn road accident — I don’t want to look, but I can’t look away.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 16:29:19 -0500

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Howard Sauertieg
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Howard Sauertieg

I never warmed to the Day the Earth Froze. But Laserblast is a film for kids like I was.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:00:44 -0500

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Jasmyn Nichelle Britton
0
Jasmyn Nichelle Britton

Dr. Forrester ends up dying in the last host segment.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 13:02:10 -0500

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Chelsea McQuaid
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Chelsea McQuaid

LASERS

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:49:27 -0500

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Masque of the Redrua Death
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Masque of the Redrua Death

EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE DEEZEN EDDIE

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:28:53 -0500

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Josh Ryals
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Josh Ryals

No Sampo here but there's Roddy McDowall, Keenan Wynn and a thorough examination of Leonard Maltin's movie guide.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:19:53 -0500

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Sara Lipowitz
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Sara Lipowitz

Illegal use of a Deezen!

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 08:44:51 -0500

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Newt Calkins
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Newt Calkins

I just don't think yer ready fer some footbawl.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 00:52:17 -0500

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Al Lloyd
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Al Lloyd

One of my all-time favorites. Actually saw it in the theater when it came out, due to "rave reviews" from Starlog magazine.

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 00:05:07 -0500

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R M
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R M

It's just a hilariously bad movie. Very riff-able.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 22:47:42 -0500

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Octoyaki
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Octoyaki

Lasers...and blasting

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:50:22 -0500

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Sean Moss
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Sean Moss

You get to see Deasel, or however you spell it, burst in flames. Next question...

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:42:26 -0500

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Benjamin Hom
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Benjamin Hom

I know what you're thinking...did I fire six gorlocks or only five?

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:32:35 -0500

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Naggle Toof
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Naggle Toof

Mark Hamill

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:30:47 -0500

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Dee Schendel
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Dee Schendel

Are you ready for some football?!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 20:22:16 -0500

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Craig Hill
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Craig Hill

'70s van, Eddie Deezen, the bad guy from Corvette Summer, what's not great about this movie!?

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:57:20 -0500

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Casey Killingsworth
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Casey Killingsworth

I've seen "Day The Earth Froze" more than I've seen Laserblast.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:46:35 -0500

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Dan Asnis
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Dan Asnis

After all Leonard Maltin gave Laserblast 2 1/2 stars

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:36:04 -0500

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Matthew Finch
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Matthew Finch

Because the South's gonna do it again!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:30:50 -0500

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Justin Wingate
0
Justin Wingate

Because this episode was the first great send off for the MST3K gang.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 19:04:17 -0500

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DataAngel Nine
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DataAngel Nine

HUSH HUSH SWEET CHARLOTTE

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 18:58:01 -0500

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Brian Heinz
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Brian Heinz

Why not? Awful aliens, the final Comedy Central ep, and of course, Eddie Deezen.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 18:05:04 -0500

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Elfie Nelson
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Elfie Nelson

pow! powpowpow!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:10:05 -0500

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Mark Burger
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Mark Burger

Laserblast will always be my favorite.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:50:10 -0500

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Jess Burke
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Jess Burke

eddie deezen is a thanksgiving tradition.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:47:01 -0500

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Alexandrea Cyril Niell
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Alexandrea Cyril Niell

I mean, if it is good enough for Leonard Maltin, it is good enough for me.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:46:04 -0500

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Victoria Maille
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Victoria Maille

I'm gonna drink the hell out of this Coke...

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:50:40 -0500

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Greg Method
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Greg Method

Classic episode regardless of its history as the final DrF experiment. The riffing fires on all cylinders and the Leonard Maltin guide offers a fun running gag. Wonderful end of an era.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:38:00 -0500

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E. G. Lowe
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E. G. Lowe

While you COULD make a Sampo, you wouldn't have Brick Hardcheese to wield it!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:57:25 -0500

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Mikey Elms
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Mikey Elms

Eddie F'N Deezen!!!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:30:06 -0500

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Jeff Oskins
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Jeff Oskins

I love them both. But Mike Nelson in a Captain Janeway cosplay singing "Proud Mary?" I don't even know if the rich taste of sampo can top that.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:18:55 -0500

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Tony Rosales
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Tony Rosales

Mind your own business.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:16:40 -0500

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Phyllis Lanza
0
Phyllis Lanza

If only to see Mike as Captain Janeway. Rawr! ♥️

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:16:16 -0500

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🌊harasan
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🌊harasan

Frankly (pun intended), I don't think I've seen the other one.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:58:32 -0500

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Chuck Campbell
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Chuck Campbell

This was a tough choice, even though this movie lacks a sampo. But there are other odd Russo/Finnish co-productions, and this flick did mark the end of the Comedy Central era.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:40:48 -0500

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Mike Aronow
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Mike Aronow

Leonard Maltin gave it 2 and a half stars, how bad could it be??

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:33:10 -0500

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artrockz
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artrockz

Are you ready for some football?!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:31:08 -0500

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Denise L
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Denise L

it's got lasers!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:15:09 -0500

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Mick Murtha
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Mick Murtha

I saw a Cops where they pulled a skinny guy out from under a couch.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 12:13:02 -0500

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Michael Schiavo
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Michael Schiavo

Tension extraction!

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:48:59 -0500

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