Mystery Science Theater 3000
A stranded spaceship pilot captured by mad scientists survives a blitz of cheesy B movies by riffing on them with his funny robot pals.Mystery Science Theater 3000 featuring Michael J. Nelson and Kevin Murphy has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Netflix, streaming with subscription on Hulu, free on Tubi TV, and 3 others. It's a comedy and fantasy show with 197 episodes over 12 seasons. Mystery Science Theater 3000 is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 80% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.5 (21,390 votes).
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Season 1Netflix | Hulu | Tubi TV | Yahoo View | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Nov 19, 1989
The Crawling Eye Nov 19, 1989 Movie Plot: A giant rogue eyeball is decapitating people in a small mountain community.Segment One: Joel invents the electric bagpipes. Meanwhile, the Mads have moved to Deep 13, a secret underground lair. Dr. Forrester injects Dr. Erhardt with dog antiperspirant. Segment Two: Joel explains to the bots why decapitation is bad. Segment Three: Gypsy uncoils herself. Segment Four: Joel explains why giant rogue appendages are scary. Segment Five: The 'bots each point out something good and bad about the movie.
S01 E02Dec 5, 1989
The Robot vs. The Aztec Mummy Dec 5, 1989 Movie Plot: A psychiatrist unleashes a curse. The mummy released by this turns out to be an ally, however, in a battle against an evil robot.Also riffed was the short: "Commando Cody: Radar Men from the Moon, part 1."Segment One: Joel invents an airbag helmet for motorcyclists. In Deep 13, the Mads have a new security system. Segment Two: The ship is attacked by demon dogs. Segment Three: The SOL crew try to negotiate with the King of the Demon Dogs. Segment Four: Crow tries to impersonate the Demon Dog's King. Segment Five: Joel manages to fool the Demon Dogs.
S01 E03Dec 12, 1989
Mad Monster Dec 12, 1989 Movie Plot: A mad scientist turns his assistant into a monster to help get revenge.Also riffed was the short: "Commando Cody: Radar Men from the Moon, part 2."Segment One: Joel presents the Hell-in-a-Handbag anti-theft device. In Deep 13, Dr. Forrester shows off his fire=breathing thunder lizard. Segment Two: Tom falls in love with a blender, which Joel then drinks out of. Segment Three: Servo and Crow have some questions about Jedro the werewolf. Segment Four: Joel switches the bots heads. Segment Five: The 'bots each give a good thing and bad thing about the movie.
S01 E04Feb 20, 1990
Women of the Prehistoric Planet Feb 20, 1990 Movie Plot: The survivors of a space ship crash run into prehistoric amazons on a desert planet.Intro: Joel and the 'bots redecorate the SOL to look like a talk show set. Segment One: Joel invents toilet paper in a bottle. In Deep 13, the Mads open a fast food place: "Clay and Lar's Flesh Barn." Segment Two: Joel brings a strange spacecraft inside the SOL. Segment Three: The strange object is discovered to be Isaac Asimov's Literary Doomsday Device. Segment Four: While the crew tries to disarm it, the doomsday device explodes, turning the entire crew into Isaac Asimov.Segment Five: Fan letters are read. The winners of the "Name the Plant Guy Contest" are announced.
S01 E05Dec 19, 1989
The Corpse Vanishes Dec 19, 1989 Movie Plot: Bela Lugosi plays a mad scientist who steals bodies for evil experiments. Also riffed was the short: "Commando Cody: Radar Men from the Moon, part 3."Segment One: Dr. Forrester has a flower boutineer that shoots flame instead of water. He, of course, uses it on Dr. Erhardt. On the SOL, Joel has invented the "chiro-gyro". Segment Two: Servo reads 'Tiger Bot' magazine. Segment Three: The SOL crew plays tag. Segment Four: The 'bots give Joel a haircut. Segment Five: The 'bots give a good thing/bad thing about the movie.
S01 E06Dec 26, 1989
The Crawling Hand Dec 26, 1989 Movie Plot: The hand of an astronaut goes around killing people after his body is blown up.Intro: Cambot sets up a laugh track for the SOL. Segment One: Joel invents a finger-sensing saw. Dr. Forrester demonstrates his new arm-lengthener on Dr. Erhardt. Segment Two: The bots go bowling, but refuse to play with Joel. Segment Three: The crew makes fun of William Shatner. Segment Four: The crew questions the validity of a hand as a monster. Segment Five: The Bots give a good thing and a bad thing about the movie. In Deep 13, Dr. Erhardt uses his new extended arms to strangle Dr. Forrester.
S01 E07Jan 2, 1990
Robot Monster Jan 2, 1990 Movie Plot: A post-apocalyptic movie about a robot named Ro-Man. The plot of this film is almost completely unfollowable. Also riffed was the short: "Commando Cody: Radar Men from the Moon, part 5."Intro: Joel explains the show's premise. Segment One: The Mads invent a flaming whoopie cushion. Joel invents the cumber-bumbe-bund. Segment Two: The 'bots get stuck in a logic loop while trying to discuss Cody's flying skills, causing Servo's and Cambot's heads to explode. Segment Three: Crow and Tom play a Robot Monster game. Segment Four: The 'bots learn about surrealism. Segment Five: The crew puts on a skit about Ro-Man killing Joel. In Deep 13, the mads question Joel's sanity.
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S02 E01Sep 22, 1990
Rocketship X-M Sep 22, 1990 Movie Plot: An expedition to the moon goes wrong when they accidentally land on mars.Intro: Crow has a toothache. Segment One: Joel invents a large Drum Machine. In Deep 13, Dr. Erhardt has mysteriously disappeared, so Dr. Forrester has hired a new assistant: TV's Frank. He used to work at Arby's. Frank's first screw-up is to steal Joel's invention. Segment Two: The SOL Crew salutes the reporters of the movie. Segment Three:Joel and the 'bots discuss what things are funny when floating. Segment Four: Valeria from the movie Robot Holocaust visits the SOL in the Hexfield. Segment Five: Joel talks to Dr. Forrester about how mean it is to send a movie about a crashing spaceship to a guy being held captive on a spaceship. In Deep 13, Frank learns to push the button.
S02 E02Sep 29, 1990
The Sidehackers Sep 29, 1990 Movie Plot: A couple of sidehacking gangs get into a minor war of vengeance against each other.Intro: Joel tries to get the 'bots to go to bed. Segment One: Joel invents a Slinky named Getchen that talks and does tricks. In Deep 13, Dr. Forrester creates the Slinky tube which can let him be in two places at once. Segment Two: The crew discusses the requirements necessary to be a sidehacker. Segment Three: Joel instructs us on the terminology of sidehacking. Segment Four: Joel makes the 'bots Rommel hats. Segment Five: Joel sings "Love Pads the Film".
S02 E03Oct 6, 1990
Jungle Goddess Oct 6, 1990 Movie Plot: An expedition to Africa to recover a missing heiress leads to trouble when she is made queen of the jungle. Also riffed was the short: "The Phantom Creeps, part 1."Intro: Joel and the 'bots toy with the forces of the universe. Segment One: Joel invents a radio controlled saw. Dr. Forrester has had his head transplanted onto a saxophone. Segment Two: The SOL crew presents an infomercial selling some of Bela Lugosi's Phantom Creeps. Segment Three: Joel explains to the 'bots the movie binocular vision trick. Segment Four: Two aliens visit the SOL with a list of demands. Segment Five: Joel and the 'bots put on a fake TV show, which has Frank entertained.
S02 E04Oct 13, 1990
Catalina Caper Oct 13, 1990 Movie Plot: A group of teenagers on vacation stumble upon a bizarre mystery.Intro: The 'bots say their prayers. Segment One: Joel invents the "Tickle Bazooka", which fires out feathers. The Mads invent "Tank Tops" armored beachwear. Segment Two: Joel tries to explain the sixties. Segment Three: Servo sings the "Creepy Girl Song". Segment Four: Frank throws a Tupperware party, which upsets Dr. Forrester. Segment Five: Using charts, the Crew tries to explain the movie.
S02 E05Oct 27, 1990
Rocket Attack USA Oct 27, 1990 Movie Plot: An American spy is dropped into the Soviet Union to sabotage a rocket mission. He, of course, fails. Also riffed was the short: "The Phantom Creeps, part 2."Intro: Joel gives Servo a haircut. Segment One: Joel invents a calculator that prints in paper candy. In Deep 13, the Mads play water polo by filling a foosball table with water. Segment Two: Joel attempts to explain the cold war. Segment Three: The crew plays "Civil Defense Quiz Bowl". Segment Four: A Cosmonaut shows up and insults Billy Joel. Segment Five: Frank tries to suggest a movie for next week, but is rebuffed by Dr. Forrester.
S02 E06Nov 3, 1990
Ring of Terror Nov 3, 1990 Movie Plot: A medical student must rob a grave as a fraternity prank. Also riffed was the short: "The Phantom Creeps, part 3."Intro: Crow and Servo trick Joel into thinking it's movie sign. Segment One: Joel creates a pinball machine out of intestines. In Deep 13, Dr. Forrester plays a real life game of operation on Frank. Segment Two: Joel and the 'bots create the "Old School for Old Students". Segment Three: Joel performs an autopsy on a vacuum cleaner, much to Gypsy's chagrin. Segment Four: The 'bots can't think of a single good thing about the movie. Segment Five: Frank sings "If Chauffeurs Ruled the World."
S02 E07Nov 17, 1990
The Wild Rebels Nov 17, 1990 Movie Plot: A former race car driver gets in trouble with a gang of bikers.Intro: Joel allows Gypsy to speak her mind, which means shutting down the SOL's higher functions. Segment One: Joel invents the 3-D pizza, the Mads have invented Hobby Hogs. Segment Two: The 'bots learn about the biker culture. Segment Three: the crew show off "Wild Rebels Cereal", it is great for breakfast. Segment Four: Joel sings to Gypsy, later Servo and Crow jump him. Segment Five: Joel convinces the 'bots to look at the movie as a positive experience.
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S03 E01Jun 1, 1991
Cave Dwellers Jun 1, 1991 Movie Plot: Miles O'Keefe plays Ator, the caveman-ish hero of the future.Intro: The Crew and Magic Voice discuss changing their names. Segment One: Joel invents the Smoking Jacket. In Deep 13, The Mads try robotic arm wrestling. Segment Two: The crew try a new version of the opening sequence. Segment Three: Joel tells the bots how the makers of this week's film tries to make the movie better than it actually was. Segment Four: Joel demonstrates the magic of sound effects. Segment Five: The Mads try to convince the SOL crew that the movie wasn't that bad.
S03 E02Jun 8, 1991
Gamera Jun 8, 1991 Movie Plot: Some Japanese children have an adventure with the monster Gamera.On the SOL: The crew does vocal warm-ups / Joel creates an endless salad bar / Crow tries voodoo / Gypsy opens a beauty parlor.In Deep 13: The mads do their spring cleaning / Dr. Forrester had Frank shock Joel.
S03 E03Jun 15, 1991
Pod People Jun 15, 1991 Movie Plot: Alien beings hatch on earth after a meteor crash.On the SOL: The SOL hosts an art festival / The crew sings a nonsense song.In Deep 13: The Mads have a very lame Karaoke machine.
S03 E04Jun 22, 1991
Gamera vs. Barugon Jun 22, 1991 Movie Plot: The Japanese monsters Gamera and Barugon fight each other.On the SOL: Crow and Servo battle Mac vs. IBM / the Crew plays with the 5,000 piece Man vs. Monster play set / Joel, Servo, and Crow pretend they are at the beach / the Crew pitches Barugon's book "You'll Never Eat this Town again!"In Deep 13: The Mads celebrate Disco / Frank gives Dr. Forrester a copy of "The Stand."
S03 E05Jun 29, 1991
Stranded in Space Jun 29, 1991 Movie Plot: An astronaut lands on the planet Terra where he must fight the "Perfect Order."On the SOL: Tom makes some cookies and Crow has bad nightmares / Joel turns Servo into an arcade game / Joel becomes an evil overlord.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester tries to promote Frank, but Frank couldn't care less.
S03 E06Jul 13, 1991
Time of the Apes Jul 13, 1991 Movie Plot: A Planet-of-the-Apes ripoff with 2 kids being sent to an ape ruled future.On the SOL: Joel plays tee-ball with the 'bots / Joel invents the Cellulite Phone.In Deep 13: Frank presents Miracle-Grow Baby Formula, you can guess what happens.
S03 E07Jul 20, 1991
Daddy-O Jul 20, 1991 Movie Plot: Teenager risk their lives drag-racing.On the SOL: Joel demonstrated the value of a spit-take / The crew re-creates the drag-race scene from the movie.In Deep 13: The Mads are still dealing with the Miracle-Grow baby.
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S04 E01Jun 6, 1992
Space Travelers Jun 6, 1992 Movie Plot: 3 astronauts become stranded when their ship fails.On the SOL: Crow becomes an escape artist / Joel invents a machine that puts your face on cash / the crew discusses the side effects of the space program.In Deep 13: The Mads invent tissues with famous people's faces printed on it.
S04 E02Jun 13, 1992
The Giant Gila Monster Jun 13, 1992 Movie Plot: Not much unexpected happens: a giant gila monster goes on a rampage.On the SOL: Crow and Tom tape themselves together / Joel opens a small malt shop / the crew forms a rock band.In Deep 13: The Mads create motivational punching bags.
S04 E03Jun 20, 1992
City Limits Jun 20, 1992 Movie Plot: Teenagers are the only survivors in a post-apocalyptic wasteland.On the SOL: The crew plays with leftovers / the 'bots try to perform a scene from "Mannequin" / Servo and Crow create superheroes.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester has to deal with pop star Morrisey.
S04 E04Jun 27, 1992
Teenagers from Outer Space Jun 27, 1992 Movie Plot: Teens from outer space come to earth for the purpose of livestock grazing.On the SOL: Joel tries electroshock on Servo and Crow / the 'bots invent scratch-and- sniff report cards / the crew shoots snacks into space.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester tries ventriloquism.
S04 E05Jul 4, 1992
Being from Another Planet Jul 4, 1992 Movie Plot: A scientist steals a mummy that turns out to be alien.On the SOL: The crew plays 20 questions / Servo and Crow put on a haunted house / the crew tempts Frank by presenting the "TV's Frank Shopping Network" in an attempt to get him to bring the SOL back to earth.In Deep 13: The Mads invent tragic moments figures.
S04 E06Jul 18, 1992
Attack of the Giant Leeches Jul 18, 1992 Movie Plot: Giant leeches attack a bunch of hicks in the Everglades. Also riffed was the short "The Undersea Kingdom."On the SOL: Joel finally gets rid of the Holo-clowns / Servo becomes a teenager / the 'bots discuss fashion for megalomaniacs / the crew discusses their dreams.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester puts a leech on Frank's neck instead of a nicotine patch / Dr. Forrester tries to get Joel to bow down to him.
S04 E07Jul 25, 1992
The Killer Shrews Jul 25, 1992 Movie Plot: Some scientists on an island accidentally create giant poisonous shrews. Also riffed was the short "Junior Rodeo Daredevils."On the SOL: Joel gives gifts to the 'bots / Joel tries to impersonate Will Rogers / Servo and Crow create a Killer Shrews board game.In Deep 13: The Mads have a missile ready to split the earth in two, but they don't have much to gain from using it / they try a drink that Servo and Crow came up with which makes Frank go crazy.
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S05 E01Jul 24, 1993
Warrior of the Lost World Jul 24, 1993 Movie Plot: In a post-apocalyptic world, a woman hires the Warrior to rescue her father.On the SOL: Servo can't handle the pressure of introducing the show / Joel invents candy hearts with adult messages like "Get Out!" / Crow and Servo race slot cars / The crew discusses all the cool stuff they would do after the apocalypse, like play stickball on the interstate / the Crew calls the Megaweapon from the movie.In Deep 13: The mads invent some fitness equipment / The Mads discover the good life, they play tennis and go dancing.
S05 E02Jul 17, 1993
Hercules Jul 17, 1993 Movie Plot: Hercule and Ulysses go on a quest to find the Golden Fleece.On the SOL: The Crew tries to improvise a skit / Tom, Joel, and Crow unveil "Instant Karma." / Two Amazon Women visit the SOL, the 'bots are VERY happy to see them.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester invents a portable desk that you wear / Frank accidentally hits Dr. Forrester in the groin with the portable desk.
S05 E03Jul 31, 1993
Swamp Diamonds Jul 31, 1993 Movie Plot: A bunch of female convicts escape from prison and search for a hidden stash of diamonds. Also riffed was the short "What to do on a Date."On the SOL: The Crew invents a grill that burns Andrew Lloyd Webber songs / Servo wants to ask out Gypsy, Joel and Crow offer tips like those in the short / Gypsy and Tom go on a date, but they break up because she just wants to be friends.In Deep 13: The mads invent a tv camera that shows you what you would be doing if you weren't watching TV / Fan watches his life with Michelle Pfeifer go by on TV.
S05 E04Aug 7, 1993
Secret Agent Super Dragon Aug 7, 1993 Movie Plot: A secret agent comes out of retirement to bust a drug ring.On the SOL: Tom and Servo make a new robot / the crew presents Micro golf, a microscopic golf course / the Crew form a jazz group to make fun of the movie's soundtrack / Joel explains to the 'bots about schools for prosperous spies / the crew attends Dr. Forrester's lecture on Super-villainy.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester is at a class reunion, so Frank sends the movie. He opens up a virtual reality club in Deep 13. / Dr. Forrester holds a lecture on the art of Super-Villainy.
S05 E05Aug 14, 1993
The Magic Voyage of Sinbad Aug 14, 1993 Movie Plot: Sinbad returns home from a trip to find his people in need of great help.On the SOL: Crow fixes an award show, much to Servo's chagrin / Joel invents a cheese set modeled after the Rat Pack / the Crew acts like the Jester from the movie / Crow fires himself out the air lock to go on a voyage like Sinbad.In Deep 13: The Mads present "Chin-derwear." It is exactly what you think it is.
S05 E06Aug 28, 1993
Eegah Aug 28, 1993 Movie Plot: Story of a caveman in modern times. Really dumb.Intro: Servo attempts to freeze Crow to absolute zero. Joel interrupts the experiment and shatters Crow. Segment One: Joel has fixed Crow...sort of. In Deep 13, Dr. Forrester replaces Frank's blood with anti-freeze. Segment Two: The Crew discusses the workings of Hell. Segment Three: The 'bots do some disastrous plastic surgery on Joel, to make him look like Arch Hall Jr. from the movie. Segment Four: The crew discusses why all 1960s sitcom families had single dads. They realize that the Munsters were the only normal 60s TV family. Segment Five: The 'bots take showers to try to clean the movie's residue off.
S05 E07Sep 4, 1993
I Accuse My Parents Sep 4, 1993 Movie Plot: A teenager's dysfunctional family life leads him into trouble with a night club dancer and the mob. Also riffed was the short: "The Truck Farmer."Intro: Crow paints Servo flesh toned because he has "Pinocchio Syndrome". Segment One: Joel invents an organizer for your junk drawer that holds some really odd stuff. In Deep 13, the Mads invent a cake mix that includes an exotic dancer, who is accidentally baked into the cake by Frank. Segment Two: The crew re-enacts the night club scene from the movie. Segment Three: Joel analyzes the 'bots hopes for their families. Segment Four: The crew tries to find the cause of Jimmy's (the kid in the movie) social illness. Segment Five: The 'bots try to rob Joel of hamburgers. They get out the heavy artillery to do so. In Deep 13, the exotic dancer from the cake tries to seduce Dr. Forrester.
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S06 E01Jul 16, 1994
Girls Town Jul 16, 1994 Movie Plot: After being accused of killing a man, a woman is sent to a convent.On the SOL: Crow hires the Power Steves for a party the crew is having / Servo, in honor of Mel Torme, scats / the crew designs the woman of the future.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester presents the Umbilicus, a giant cable connecting Deep 13 to the SOL. It connects directly to Gypsy, who is not pleased / Dr. Forrester gets pied by Mike and the 'bots via the Umbilicus.
S06 E02Jul 23, 1994
Invasion USA Jul 23, 1994 Movie Plot: The USSR completes a nuclear attack on the USA. Also riffed was the short "A Date with Your Family."On the SOL: Mike builds a new, psycho robot / the crew has a calm dinner / the bomb from the movie visits the SOL / Servo becomes convinced that reality is a dream.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester tries an experiment on Crow by making him choose between a wire mother and a Dr. Forrester plush doll. / Frank is held at gunpoint by Dr. Forrester.
S06 E03Jul 30, 1994
The Dead Talk Back Jul 30, 1994 Movie Plot: After a murder, the people at a rooming house are questioned, including a man who is working on talking to dead people. Also riffed was the short "The Selling Wizard."On the SOL: It's time for a Fire Drill / Servo and crow host "The Dead Talk Back" radio show / the crew dresses as the Grateful Dead / the Crew is interrogated by Dr. Forrester, but he is interrupted when Frank confesses.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester tries to use direct marketing with ""Nelson Cigarettes."" Mike, with no help from Crow, resists / Dr. Forrester and Frank play "William Tell."
S06 E04Nov 24, 1994
Zombie Nightmare Nov 24, 1994 Movie Plot: A boy is brought back from the dead to seek revenge on his killers.On the SOL: Secret Service agents Crow and Tom Servo protect Mike / the crew does some good voodoo / Servo runs over Crow with a car / the crew chills in a hot tub / Mike and Servo are Robin and Batman / the 'bots write to Adam West.in Deep 13: The Mads use voodoo to inflict inexpensive evil on the world / Frank turns Dr. Forrester into a zombie.
S06 E05Aug 20, 1994
Colossus and the Headhunters Aug 20, 1994 Movie Plot: Colossus leads a bunch of poor islanders to a battle against the enemy headhunters.On the SOL: Servo does the crew's taxes / the SOL deals with NummyMuffinCocolButter, the worlds cutest pet, which has been given to them by Dr. Forrester / Gypsy is allergic to Nummy / The crew talks about the concept of decapitation.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester invents the world's cutest pet / Frank misses Nummy so much that he becomes ill.
S06 E06Sep 17, 1994
The Creeping Terror Sep 17, 1994 Movie Plot: A giant centipede-like alien attacks Earth.On the SOL: Servo becomes the satellite's security guard / the SOL is forced by the Mads to open a coffeehouse / Crow becomes a sovereign nation / Mike tries out his new sound system / Gypsy eats Servo.In Deep 13: Frank does the laundry / Dr. Forrester tortures Frank for messing up the wash.
S06 E07Sep 3, 1994
Bloodlust Sep 3, 1994 Movie Plot: A group of vacationers are captured and hunted by a madman. Also riffed was the short "Uncle Jim's Dairy Farm."On the SOL: The Crew helps Dr. Forrester impress his mother / Mike becomes Kenny G. and Crow opens a fruit stand / the crew does a hoedown / Crow confesses, thus ruining the crew's murder mystery party / the 'bots think that Mike is hunting them.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester's mother, Pearl, is visiting. She and Frank get along very well.
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S07 E01Feb 3, 1996
Night of the Blood Beast Feb 3, 1996 Movie Plot: After a rocket crash, an alien beast starts to attack people in southern California. Also riffed was the short "Once Upon a Honeymoon."On the SOL: The 'bots attack Mike with Mace and tasers / Crow plays the trombone / Gypsy imitates the woman from the short / Crow pretends to be pregnant.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester's mother, Pearl, has moved in with him. She forces him to do a trombone recital / Pearl makes Dr. Forrester confess to the SOL crew, but he doesn't know what he is supposed to be confessing / Pearl treats Dr. Forrester like a baby.Stinger: "Wounded animal that large isn't good."
S07 E02Feb 10, 1996
The Brute Man Feb 10, 1996 Movie plot: Rondo Hatton stars as a disfigured man who takes revenge on the college pals he believes caused his condition. The short is a documentary-style examination of chicken farming. Also rifft was the short "The Chicken of Tomorrow".Stinger: Crotchety old grocer: "Creeper, creeper, creeper. You give me the creeps!"
S07 E03Feb 17, 1996
Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell Feb 17, 1996 Movie Plot: A very hard to follow film featuring Deathstalker, a very disgusting hero, and a princess she is trying to protect, but doesn't.On the SOL: Crow gets a toupee / the crew dresses up as fast food workers to try and terrorize an ailing Pearl / the 'bots put on a Renaissance Festival to cheat Mike out of money / Crow reads a story to Pearl.In Deep 13: Pearl is very sick, thus making Dr. Forrester miserable / Dr. Forrester tries to poison his mother, but ends up poisoning himself.
S07 E04Feb 24, 1996
The Incredible Melting Man Feb 24, 1996 Movie Plot: An astronaut returns from a mission and begins to melt while going on a bizarre killing spree.On the SOL: The crew plays baseball / Crow's screenplay is being made into a movie by Pearl and Dr. Forrester. Of the $30 million budget, Crow gets $800 / They start filming the movie with Mike starring as Kevin Bacon / Dr. Forrester and Pearl come up to the SOL to revise the movie script / Crow fails as a director.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester conducts a focus group to see how people like Crow's movie / Dr. Forrester and Pearl tell Crow the movie is a failure.
S07 E05Mar 2, 1996
Escape 2000 Mar 2, 1996 Movie Plot: An evil corporation and the government are kicking people out of the Bronx and moving them to New Mexico to be killed.On the SOL: Crow holds a charity auction / the SOL catches fire, which is luckily put out by Gypsy / Crow's use of the biofeedback machine causes more fires to break out on the SOL / Servo gets sick.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester has put Pearl in a nursing home, which is really just another part of Deep 13 / to boost ratings, Dr. Forrester presents Timmy Bobby Rusty, a cute little kid / Dablone swoons Pearl.
S07 E06May 18, 1996
Laserblast May 18, 1996 Movie Plot: An alien invasion is foiled by a man wielding one of the alien's own laser guns.On the SOL: The 'bots tell a captive Mike the ""thunderdome"" joke / the SOL crew taunts a perfectionist satellite / the 'bots change the diaper of a star baby / Mike dressed as Star trek's Captain Janeway / the SOL reaches the edge of the universe and the Crew is turned into pure energy.In Deep 13: Dr. Forrester has lost his funding and cuts the SOL loose in space / Dr. Forrester watches himself grow old (a la 2001: Space Odyssey) and turns into a Star Baby. Instead of a monolith, there is a giant VHS tape. Pearl decides to try and raise baby Clayton right.Stinger: "Far out!"
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S08 E01Feb 1, 1997
Revenge of the Creature Feb 1, 1997 Movie Plot: A mutant fish-man escapes from captivity at a Florida aquarium.Intro: Mike, Servo, and Gypsy return to the SOL to find Crow has been there alone for a VERY long time. Segment One: The crew discovers that the year is now 2525, and the earth is being ruled by apes. They are contacted by Professor Bobo and Dr. peanut, two ape scientists. Following orders from their Lawgiver, they sent the SOL the movie. Segment Two: Crow introduces us to the Nanites, tiny robots that have infested the SOL, and are helping Servo fix the ship. Segment Three: An alien named Phil that Servo did business with comes looking for him. Segment Four: Mike and the 'bots catch up with what they've been doing before returning to the SOL. Segment Five: We discover that Mike's ancestors are responsible for the ape takeover. On Ape Earth, we learn that the Lawgiver is Pearl Forrester, who was cryogenically frozen for 500 years. She has become more evil than she was before and she vows to continue
S08 E02Feb 8, 1997
Leech Woman Feb 8, 1997 Movie Plot: A sordid tale about the fountain of youth and a woman who wishes to be younger.On the SOL: Crow rids the SOL of a prairie dog problem / the Nanites go on strike / Servo and Crow attack Mike to extract eternal youth from him / Servo demands that Crow and Mike play "Beverly Hillbillies."On Ape Earth: Mike convinces the apes to revert to their monkey nature, which causes Pearl to get upset / Pearl makes up dumb laws to help reinforce her authority as lawgiver.Stinger: The cop tries to outwit his suspect.
S08 E03Feb 15, 1997
The Mole People Feb 15, 1997 Movie Plot: An expedition to the center of the Earth encounters an underground civilization.On the SOL: Crow tries to make Gypsy, Mike, and Servo his slaves / Crow does an archaeological dig through the SOL / Mike meets some of the underground dwellers.On Ape Earth: Pearl demands a parade in her honor / the apes give Pearl a hunky guy, played by Robert Smith of the Minnesota Vikings.Stinger: "It" hits the wall.
S08 E04Feb 22, 1997
The Deadly Mantis Feb 22, 1997 Movie Plot: After being exposed to atomic radiation, a giant Praying Mantis attacks the North Pole.On the SOL: Mike and Crow upset Servo by not participating in casual day / the Crew holds a memorial service for Pearl, who then calls to tell them that she is angry and she will pursue them to the bitter end / Crow is eaten by an alien that was brought on board the SOL / the Crew gets a letter from Dr. Peanut, who survived the blast and is now in Wisconsin.On Ape Earth: Pearl, Bobo, and Dr. Peanut accidentally (with help from Mike) detonate a bomb that destroys the planet / Pearl has survived and, with Bobo, she will hunt down the SOL across space.Stinger: The corporal goes for a little stroll.
S08 E05Mar 1, 1997
The Thing That Couldn't Die Mar 1, 1997 Movie Plot: The decapitated head of a dead Spaniard curses a household of farmers and leads to senseless deaths.On the SOL: Crow gives Servo an art grant / the SOL is pulled to orbit over a strange planet / An Observer appears on the SOL, but Mike and the 'bots are annoyed to the point that they throw him off the ship / Crow produces a Civil War documentary / Servo pretends to be the head from the movie.On the Observer's Planet: The Observers are amused by Pearl and Bobo / Pearl kicks Bobo out of bed, forcing him to give up his mint.Stinger: The Observers staring.
S08 E06Mar 8, 1997
The Undead Mar 8, 1997 Movie Plot: A psychic causes a woman to regress to medieval France.On the SOL: Servo tests higher than Mike, Crow, Gypsy, Pearl, and Bobo on the Observers' IQ test / the witch from the movie visits the SOL.On the Observers' Planet: The Observers administer an IQ test / Servo tries to join the Observers / Bobo accidentally eats one of the Observers' brains.Stinger: The Observers staring.
S08 E07Mar 15, 1997
Terror from the Year 5000 Mar 15, 1997 Movie Plot: Using a time machine, a scientist brings back a creature from the year 5000.On the SOL: The Crew samples some of the Observers' food / Crow goes back in time to visit Mike's family / Mike summons the Terror from the year 500 to be Crow's blind date.On the Observers' Planet: The Observers want to dissect Pearl and Bobo / the Observers' sing the love song "When I Held Your Brain In My Arms."Stinger: The Observers staring.
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S09 E01Mar 14, 1998
The Projected Man Mar 14, 1998 Movie Plot: A scientist is turned into a monster when his matter transference beam malfunctions.Intro: After another wormhole, the crew is back orbiting present day Earth. Segment One: Pearl, Bobo, and Brain Guy find an old castle which turns out to be Pearl's ancestral home. Segment Two: The 'bots "project" some of Mike's treasured objects to an undisclosed location. Segment Three: Pearl reads about the Forrester family history. Mike pleads for one of the movie's characters to stay. Segment Four: Crow gets the touch of death and tries to kill Mike. Segment Five: Mike denies Servo a grant, but gives one to Crow. Pearl decides to set up shop in the castle permanently.Stinger: Lembach decides to stay in London.
S09 E02Mar 21, 1998
The Phantom Planet Mar 21, 1998 Movie Plot: An astronaut ends up on a planet inhabited by miniature people.Intro: The Crew compare their Andy Rooney imitations. Segment One: The Doomsday Device pearl ordered finally arrives. Unfortunately, its radioactive core was sent to the SOL, and the 'bots do not want to part with it. Segment Two: Servo tries to look at beautiful things, so he can enjoy life. Segment Three: Mike takes a space walk, and the 'bots refuse to let him back in. In Castle Forrester, Pearl and Brain Guy discover that the ghostly noises around the castle are actually being made by Bobo. Segment Four: Mike upstages the 'bots in water-glass playing. Segment Five: Crow dresses as an alien from the movie. Pearl, doubting her evilness after failing to assemble the Doomsday Device, is cheered up by a mob of villagers. Turns out, however, that they are just the local welcome wagon.Stinger: The "Good and the Beautiful" are extolled.
S09 E03Apr 4, 1998
Puma Man Apr 4, 1998 Movie Plot: A man discovers that he is an Aztec god-like creature that has the power of a Puma.Intro: Servo comes down with "Short Man's Disease." Segment One: Pearl is holding a fancy dress ball at the same time that Brain Guy is throwing a normal party. Servo gets into mingling for Pearl's ball. Segment Two: Mike enlists the help of Shelli the Nanite to give his hair the "dry look." Segment Three: The 'bots force Mike to dress as Cotamundi Man. Segment Four: Crow and Servo create a voodoo head of Roger Whittaker. Segment Five: Crow resigns, then accepts a lower pay to do the same job. In Castle Forrester, Brain Guy's party is more popular than Pearl's ball. Roger Whittaker stops by for a visit.Stinger: Puma Man is befuddled.
S09 E04Apr 18, 1998
Werewolf Apr 18, 1998 Movie Plot: A man on a archaeological dig becomes a werewolf.Intro: Mike pretends to be James Lipton. Segment One: With the SOL in geosynchronous orbit, he uses a ladder to climb down to Earth. Mike's ladder escape is ruined when he ends up in the castle. Segment Two: Mike and Servo play "Who do you want in your werewolf movie?" Segment Three: Mike and the 'bots sing a song about the movie. Segment Four: Mike becomes a werecrow. Segment Five: Servo becomes a weremike. Pearl wants to make a werewolf, but can only find a cocker spaniel to use.
S09 E05May 9, 1998
The Deadly Bees May 9, 1998 Movie Plot: Bees start killing people on a bee farm.Intro: The crew does a series of "previously on..." skits. Segment One: The other Observers return to take back Brain Guy. Segment Two: Crow writes a poem to the cigarette smoking lady in the movie. Segment Three: Bobo and Pearl sing a song to convince Brain Guy to stay. Segment Four: Mike dresses as a bee and tries to communicate by movement. Segment Five: Brain Guy banishes the Observers to Wisconsin.
S09 E06Jun 13, 1998
The Space Children Jun 13, 1998 Movie Plot: An alien blob forces children to sabotage a military project. Also riffed was the short: "Century 21 Calling."Intro: Servo opens a very expensive kissing booth. Segment One: Pearl installs a new phone system in the castle and on the SOL. Segment Two: Mike pretends to be the young star of the short. Segment Three: While launching a model rocket Mike gets blown up. Pearl plans to launch Bobo into space in a rocket, but the training doesn't go well. Segment Four: Crow present s a not-so-sexy fashion line. Segment Five: The blob from the movie takes control of Servo. Bobo misses the rocket launch, which causes the castle to be destroyed when it crashes.
S09 E07Jun 27, 1998
Hobgoblins Jun 27, 1998 Movie Plot: Goblins wreak havoc when they escape from a movie studio.Intro: The crew of the SOL keeps turning each other on. Segment One: The crew rough-houses on the couch Pearl sent them. Segment Two: Crow makes a film questioning the existence of women. Segment Three: Crow starts a hotline for people who have suffered trauma from watching this movie. Only Bobo calls in to talk about his love life. Segment Four: The crew uses cardboard cutouts to distract Pearl while they try to escape. Segment Five: Servo goes back in time to punish Rick Sloane for making this movie. In the Castle, Pearl lectures Mike and the 'bots on how she can no longer trust them with furniture.
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S10 E01Apr 11, 1999
Soultaker Apr 11, 1999 Movie Plot: The souls of 4 teenagers are being hunted by a soultaker.Intro: The 'bots have a wet t-shirt contest. They don't seem to grasp the point, and leave Mike confused. Commercial sign doesn't come on when it's supposed to, leaving Mike to have to push the button. Segment One: Cambot picks up some odd interference. Gypsy informs Mike that the ship is having serious malfunctions. Meanwhile, in Castle Forrester, Pearl, Bobo, and Brain Guy are playing Monopoly. They couldn't care less about the SOL. Segment Two: Gypsy, and other parts of the ship, are seriously malfunctioning. Mike takes charge, but only succeeds in breaking the Hexfield Viewscreen. Segment Three: The SOL, still malfunctioning, is caught in another ship's tractor beam. In Castle Forrester, a soultaker comes for Bobo's soul. It turns out to be TV's Frank, who became a soultaker when he realized that second banana heaven wasn't all that great. Segment Four: The person form the other ship boards the SOL, and i
S10 E02Apr 18, 1999
The Girl in Gold Boots Apr 18, 1999 Movie Plot: A night club dancer goes off to California with a drifter.Intro: Crow has a WWBSMD bracelet. Segment One: Pearl is being inspected by the Institute for Mad Science. Segment Two: Crow exacts revenge on Mike. Segment Three: Crow does an exotic dance. The 'bots belittle Mike for not recognizing Crow as a sexual being. Segment Four: Mike sings a sad song in the rain, oblivious to the fact that the SOL is on fire. Segment Five: The SOL crew dress as the thug from the movie. Pearl finally impresses the inspector by forcing Brain Guy to dance in a dress.
S10 E03Sep 12, 1999
Merlin's Shop of Mystical Wonders Sep 12, 1999 Movie Plot: An old man tells his grandson a story about the magician Merlin.Intro: The Crew pulls old-school college pranks. Segment One: Pearl makes Servo the SOL's supreme dictator, to see if that makes the experiment more evil. Segment Two: Servo and Crow review each other. Neither likes the other. Segment Three: Servo turns Mike into a baby. Segment Four: Mike shows off his Ernest Borgnine kids books. Segment Five: Pearl sends Bobo to the SOL to torture Mike and the 'bots. They send him back.
S10 E04Apr 25, 1999
Future War Apr 25, 1999 Movie Plot: Dinosaurs attack LA looking for a cyborg.Intro: The 'bots figure out how many times a lady Gypsy is. Crow realizes that Mike is more feminine than Gypsy. Segment One: Pearl conducts LSD tests on Crow and Servo. Segment Two: Servo and Gypsy kickbox. Segment Three: The SOL crew graciously thank Pearl for not killing them. The gesture gives pearl a gilt trip about her next plan. Segment Four: The SOL is visited by Droppy the Water Droplet. Segment Five: Mike gets a giant chin, Pearl puts collars on Bobo and Brain Guy before they go on tour with their acid rock band.
S10 E05May 2, 1999
Blood Waters of Dr. Z May 2, 1999 Movie Plot: A mad doctor turns himself into a mutant-fish.Intro: Crow takes up chewing tobacco. Segment One: Pearl deprives the SOL of love, as part of an experiment. Segment Two: Crow's evil voice-over causes Mike to get wedged in a bulkhead. Segment Three: The SOL crew goes fishing. Segment Four: Crow and Tom get Bobo and Brain Guy to help convince Mike that nudity in acting is good. Segment Five: The 'bots create personalized food carrying cases. Pearl turns Bobo into a Mermonkey.Stinger: "Sargassum: the weed of deceit!"
S10 E06May 9, 1999
Boggy Creek II May 9, 1999 Movie Plot: A crew searches for a monster in an Arkansas swamp.Intro: The SOL has a cub scout meeting. Servo shows up in a Brownie uniform. Segment One: Pear is going to take over the world by knocking out power to all the major cities and buying all the world's potatoes. She will then make millions of those little potato batteries and control the world's electricity. Unfortunately, Bobo forgets to get the potatoes. Segment Two: The crew has flashbacks to remember why Mike came up to the bridge. Mike's flashback is so blurry he can't remember anything about it. Until he remembers that he came to get his contact lenses. Segment Three: Pearl decides to make money off of the tourist trade by cooking up a monster lengend. Brain Guy sings a country song of "The Legend of Forrester Swamp." Segment Four: Servo starts a corporate whittling business. Segment Five: Crow starts some fires on the SOL. Down at Castle Forrester, Bobo drives away customers at the Legend of Forrester Swamp Girl
S10 E07Jun 13, 1999
Track of the Moon Beast Jun 13, 1999 Movie Plot: A man turns into a lizard monster after being hit by a meteorite.Intro: The 'bots use their new onion blossomer to blossom everything, including Servo's head. Segment One: In Castle Forrester, Pearl has exposed Bobo's brain as a way to control him with a remote control. Mike tries it and almost escapes, but fouls up the plan. Segment Two: The Crew show how pathetic the "practical joke" at the beginning of the movie is. Segment Three: Mike presents a "Behind the Music"-style documentary about the folk-rock band in the movie. Segment Four: Crow and Servo send a camera, taped to a remote-control truck, to spy on Mike. Segment Five: Servo hits a satellite with his bow and arrow. In Castle Forrester, Brain Guy is showing Bobo how to take care of his new exterior brain.
S11 E01Apr 14, 2017
Reptilicus Apr 14, 2017 Jonah Heston is shanghaied during a space mission by Kinga, Dr. Forrester's ambitious daughter. Jonah does a major redesign on Gypsy. Tom Servo and Crow settle in with Jonah as they riff on Reptillicus!Movie Plot: Copenhagen is terrorized by a prehistoric beast that has regenerated itself from a recently discovered tail segment.Original film made in 1961.
S11 E02Apr 14, 2017
Cry Wilderness Apr 14, 2017 Pearl Forrester, Bobo and Brain Guy pay an awkward visit to Moon 13 revealing fractured family dynamics. Jonah starts working on a space suit. Special guest stars Bill Corbett, Kevin Murphy and Mary Jo Pehl. Jonah and the bots riff on Cry Wilderness.Movie Plot: Bigfoot's ghost brings a boy (Eric Foster) to where his father (Maurice Grandmaison) and a hunter are mistaking Bigfoot for a Bengal tiger.Original film made in 1986.
S11 E03Apr 14, 2017
The Time Travelers Apr 14, 2017 Jonah introduces a series of new robots to Tom and Crow with unexpected results. The Satellite of Love receives visitors Larry (series creator, Joel Hodgson) and Dr. Varno (head writer, Elliott Kalan). Jonah and the bots riff on The Time Travelers. Kinga and Max celebrate the 200th episode of MST3K.Movie Plot: Research scientists experimenting with time warps are accidentally propelled forward into an unbearable future.Original film made in 1964.
S11 E04Apr 14, 2017
Avalanche Apr 14, 2017 Max ruefully considers his affection for Kinga while she openly declares her love for online soul mate, Neville LaRoy (Neil Patrick Harris). Together they sing the hit song, “Our Love is On Wings (You Can’t See).” Jonah and the bots riff on Rock Hudson’s Avalanche.Movie Plot: Hanging over a new ski resort are charges of corruption and a big snow wedge that's been there for years.Original film made in 1978.
S11 E05Apr 14, 2017
The Beast of Hollow Mountain Apr 14, 2017 Crow and Tom don mysterious costumes inspired by the film and perform an unnerving parade. Jonah and the bots discuss how other popular movies could benefit from dinosaur attacks. Jonah and bots riff on The Beast of Hollow Mountain.Movie Plot: A Mexican cattleman's (Eduardo Noriega) beef with a rancher (Guy Madison) is settled by a tyrannosaur from the local swamp.Original film made in 1956.
S11 E06Apr 14, 2017
Starcrash Apr 14, 2017 Kinga and Max pitch several money-making ideas to big-time space venture capitalist, Freak Masterstroke (Jerry Seinfeld). The bots obsess over their newfound-devotion to Starcrash character, Akton. Jonah and the bots riff on Starcrash.Movie Plot: An outlaw smuggler and her alien companion are recruited by the Emperor of the Galaxy to rescue his son and destroy a secret weapon by the evil Count Zarth Arn.Original film made in 1978.
S11 E07Apr 14, 2017
The Land that Time Forgot Apr 14, 2017 Jonah and the bots realize the Mads have been stealing their ideas for Invention Exchanges. The Satellite of Love attracts a giant space squid, and Kinga and Max debut a promotional ad for their new venture, Dinosaur BBQ. Jonah and the bots riff on The Land that Time Forgot.Movie Plot: Bowen Tyler (Doug McClure) is among a small group of survivors taken in by a German submarine after the vessel has sunk their ship. When a struggle ensues between the German officers and their captives, the U-boat, which is running out of fuel, ends up coming across an uncharted island. Unfortunately for the passengers and crew, dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures roam the land, and everyone must fight to survive the perils of the lost island.Original film made in 1975.
S12 E01Nov 22, 2018
Mac and Me Nov 22, 2018 An alien trying to escape from NASA is befriended by a wheelchair-bound boy.
S12 E02Nov 22, 2018
Atlantic Rim Nov 22, 2018 When giant monsters crawl out of the Atlantic Ocean and attack the Eastern Seaboard the US Government is forced to trust a trio of mischievous soldiers, specialized in piloting gigantic robots, to defend America.
S12 E03Nov 22, 2018
Lords of the Deep Nov 22, 2018 Man has finally conquered the ocean. America's first self-contained undersea laboratory is the pride of the nation, and expectations are high for an elaborate undersea mining operation. What wasn't expected was the inhabitants of an undiscovered world.
S12 E04Nov 22, 2018
The Day Time Ended Nov 22, 2018 Aliens visit the solar-powered house of a middle-class family, and the house is suddenly sucked into a time warp that transports it back to prehistoric times.
S12 E05Nov 22, 2018
Killer Fish Nov 22, 2018 Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold.
S12 E06Nov 22, 2018
Ator, the Fighting Eagle Nov 22, 2018 The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant spiders, swordsmen cloaked in shadow, re-animated dead warriors, and horribly hideous witches.