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7.4
/10
146 Ratings

Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie

Directed by Jim Mallon
United States, 1996
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Cult

Synopsis

Mike Nelson and his robot companions watch and give their comments about “This Island Earth”.

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Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie Directed by Jim Mallon

Critics reviews

Along with the modest budget afforded to a feature-film production came the infinite wisdom of Hollywood professionals who intended to make the garage-and-duct-tape origins of the show more palatable for the masses. The result was, suffice it to say, a buzz-kill: painfully watered down, soulless, and bastardized, reminiscent of the vegetable imposters of Invasion of the Body Snatchers, sans recognizable marks or identifiable feelings.
September 04, 2013
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In Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie the filmmakers have expanded their range enough to allow the feature to be in color — undoubtedly because they don’t want TV networks paying less to show it. But they’ve hit a fatal snag. The feature they selected happens to be a pretty good one — certainly much better than Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie by just about any criterion one could think of (story, pacing, dialogue, visual design, characterization, even acting).
April 19, 1996
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