The Laugh Button Podcast #93: Baron Vaughn’s nerdy ways
Mark is back from his travels abroad and Matt fills him in on what he’s missed in pop culture while he was out. Particularly the recent reboot of The Rocky Horror Picture Show that aired on FOX this past week. They then welcome comedian/actor Baron Vaughn to the podcast. Baron was recently cas... [Read More]
“Carnival of Souls” to get the Rifftrax treatment this Halloween
Following the recent success of their Mystery Science 3000 Reunion Show, Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett take on the spooky 1962 cult classic Carnival of Souls with their unique commentary. This event will be the first big screen presentation of the recent full-color restoration of ... [Read More]
Taking on “Mothra” with Kevin Murphy of Rifftrax
A live never-before-seen riffing on Toho’s Japanese monster classic, Mothra, from the Belcourt Theatre in Nashville, TN will be taking place August 18th and you can be a part of it. Fathom Events and RiffTrax.com® are excited to bring Toho’s Mothra to the big screen for a live riff o... [Read More]
RiffTrax reuniting entire MST3K principal cast, including all three hosts for June 2016 show
Timing be damned, because the spaceship of fools known as MST3K is getting the whole gang back together -- including both previous hosts Joel Hodgson and Michael J. Nelson and new host Jonah Ray -- for a very special one-night-only reunion for RiffTrax. Set for the reunion, broadcast to movie theate... [Read More]
Documentaries on SNL, the National Lampoon highlight 2015 Tribeca Film Festival slate
The Tribeca Film Festival already had announced a big, NYC-based offering to kick off the 2015 slate -- #TFF2015 April 15-26, 2015 -- with the opening-night selection of Live From New York!, Bao Nguyen's documentary looking back at 40 years of Saturday Night Live. Now the festival has added a docume... [Read More]
Total Riff Off: RiffTrax returns to TV with more National Geographic Channel primetime specials
National Geographic enjoyed having the guys from RiffTrax take over their cable TV airwaves on April Fool's Day that they've invited Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett back for two more RiffTrax Total Riff Off specials to air in primetime this December. RiffTrax told The Comic's Comic ... [Read More]
Talking to Mike Nelson About RiffTrax's National Geographic TV Special
by Philip Stamato Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett might all be better recognized by their voices than their faces. Throughout the '90s, they were a part of a group that gathered some of the most renowned movie theater hecklers around: Mystery Science Theater 3000. In 2006, the trio took ... [Read More]
RiffTrax brings a bit of the old MST3K magic to National Geographic Channel on April Fool’s Day 2014
Everything you loved about MST3K is coming back in 2K14, but for three hours only. And only on National Geographic Channel?! Wait. Is this some sort of April Fool's Day joke? Yes and no. The "Total Riff Off" by RiffTrax is happening from 8 to 11 p.m. April 1, 2014, on the National Geographic Channel... [Read More]
'MST3K' Will Return to Television on the National Geographic Channel
by Megh Wright Mystery Science Theater 3000 is making a return to television, but probably not on the channel you're expecting. According to Zap2it, the current incarnation of MST3K called RiffTrax is set to make a three-episode return on National Geographic on April 1st with RiffTrax crew Mike Nels... [Read More]
Mystery Science Theater 2010: Riffer Madness! | TIME
The guys from Mystery Science Theater 3000 are back, and back in style. In fact, they still have so many excellent jokes to make about less-than-excellent films, they split into two groups: RiffTrax, manned by Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett; and Cinematic Titanic, with Joel Hodgson, Trace Beaulieu, J. Elvis (ne Josh) Weinstein, Frank Conniff and Mary Jo Pehl. [Read More]