An encore showing was shown in theaters the next day. Yes, the cop they call Samurai has travelled to Los Angeles from a faraway land they call San Diego. As of February 2015 , the RiffTrax Player currently supports Microsoft Windows and and up. If you're still not familiar with us, check out this video for a little taste of what we do at RiffTrax: Why we're on Kickstarter In 2009 we did an experiment: a live show in Nashville, riffing the Ed Wood classic , simulcast to 500 movie theaters around the U. Look, there are shitty movies out there.
The only wig Shervan was able to obtain was a woman's wig that did not resemble the long hair Karedas had. However, many of the bit-part actors were not available to speak their lines again so Shervan used his own voice and warped it in post-production to sound different. Check out the massive list on the right to see all the goodies up for grabs! For now, we're simply calling it the. First off the script feels like it was written by a ten year old who just discovered swear words. A replay on the the 18th is scheduled as well if you happened to miss this one.
Any help is most appreciated! With your help, this year could be the biggest one yet! Sing your way through the Little Shop of Horrors with Eat Me, or hurl yourself back to the synth-laden eighties on a Missile to Your Heart. He has a distinct apprehension for trolling and clips shows. Here, the host segments are nearly flawlessly entertaining: during The Beast of Hollow Mountain, Jonah walks in to find Tom and Crow chanting a native song and wearing creepy masks, for absolutely no reason, which freaks all the human actors out; Cry Wilderness features a bit in which Jonah and the bots try to map out the geography of the film; but the host segment in Reptilicus is actually worth mentioning on its own as well as embed below : This moment is where Jonah, and the whole purpose of the revival itself, sold itself to me. And if you buy the full album, you'll receive two toe-tapping bonus tracks! On February 25, 2013, RiffTrax announced a campaign to raise money to secure the rights to riff , the first film of , for their live show in August 2013. To fund this year of amazing RiffTrax Live events, we need your help.
This year's design will be revealed soon! Check out his design for last year's backer shirt: Last year's Backer Shirt. One very noticeable thing though is that the the Rifftrax guys are still very uncomfortable with the movies they do being hard R movies. Nelson has said that he would like to bring in other guests. With either Joel or Mike, such a scene would not have had the same charming air truth be told, it would have been a bit sad, given both their ages, to see them try to connect to the new audiences and sensibilities watching this iteration. Tompkins, Trace Beaulieu, Frank Conniff, Mary Jo Pehl and Bridget Nelson, and some very funny yet-to-be-announced guests! There would be no legal or monetary restrictions to prevent Nelson from producing them, though viewers would have to provide the movies themselves.
Decapitations, explosions, poorly subbed-in stunt doubles, mangled dialogue, prominent lion heads and unfortunate hammocks abound in a movie made in the '90s, but stuck in the '80s. They show a preview of the new season prior to their first short did I mention they had a short before the movie? Maybe one of them will be wearing a jump suit. Samurai Cop: Rockin' Action Theme! Manufacturing a cult film has never worked and Samurai Cop 2 was every bit as manufactured and fake as silicone implants. They won the competition, beating fellow musicians , and, in the final round, Jason Morris. Archived from on 26 July 2011. Unfortunately, this film features actors giving some of the worst performances seen in awhile.
To a riff a film is not as easy as people think it is. But then that's the point. December 3, 2015 Santa Claus' Story, The Tale of Custard the Dragon, and Santa's Enchanted Village May 5, 2016 Chimp The Fireman June 28, 2016 None The Talking Car, , More Dates for Kay, Shake Hands with Danger, Americans at Work: Barbers and Beauticians, , At Your Fingertips: Grasses Bridget Nelson, Mary Jo Pehl, Trace Beaulieu, Frank Conniff, Jonah Ray, and Joel Hodgson August 18, 2016 Soapy the Germ Fighter October 27, 2016 The Dirt-Witch Cleans Up and Masks of Grass April 13, 2017 Manners in School June 15, 2017 None Ricky Raccoon Shows the Way, Office Etiquette, Rhythmic Ball Skills, The Griper, Sentinels of Safety, , The Baggs Bridget Nelson, Mary Jo Pehl, Trace Beaulieu, Frank Conniff, and Paul F. This train wreck is known as Samurai Cop, complete with a short about the importance of Manners In School. The cost to pull it all off is beyond doing on our own, but with a little help from our fans, we can make it happen. Larry also takes the time to erase Chalky by the end of the short and of course the comedy was on poignant here as well. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett , song parodies and fake cinema facts cards preceded the main event, which was itself preceded by a short 1950s film about the importance of manners, featuring a creepy animated stick figure instructing a delinquent student on how to not be an insufferable bastard.
It ranks up there with The Final Sacrifice or Hobgoblins with how laser-focused and fast-paced the riffs come. Since then, we've done over 20 more live simulcast shows, including: ; the sorpnl-filled D-movie ; the bug-infested classic ; the SyFy sensation ; an and many more, most of which were only made possible thanks to the generous support of the Kickstarter community. Join Mike, Kevin, Bill, and Alfonso Rafael Federico Sebastian for Samurai Cop! It will take the trio a long time to find a movie lacking quality and substance like this one. Everything in the above rewards package plus. While Joel was always the prop comic with the astute observation and deadpan delivery, and where Mike provided a more topical, playful yet sarcastic demeanor, I was worried Jonah would alternate between pastiches of both. If only they edited out Matt Hatton, who is just terrible as the samurai cop.
Decapitations, explosions, poorly subbed in stunt doubles, mangled dialogue, prominent lion heads, and unfortunate banana hammocks abound in this extremely eighties-y nineties movie. RiffTrax Live is a shared comedy experience that is best enjoyed with friends. The only possible complaint I can think of is the voices of Crow and Tom. Not only does the Rifftrax comedy accentuate the film but it helps to give a voice to those who genuinely love it for what it is. August 16, 2012 At Your Fingertips: Cylinders and Welcome Back, Norman October 25, 2012 Norman Checks In August 15, 2013 October 24, 2013 Norman Gives a Speech December 5, 2013 Santa and the Fairy Snow Queen July 10, 2014 A Case of Spring Fever August 14, 2014 October 30, 2014 Halloween Party December 4, 2014 At Your Fingertips: Sugar and Spice May 6, 2015 At Your Fingertips: Floats July 9, 2015 Why Do I Need Parents? A murder scene that accidentally included a bare breast was taken out, along with a scene where Yamashita Robert Z'Dar tried to force a female cop to tell him where Samurai Cop lived. All of the above, plus your personal name personally thanked on a special thank-you page at RiffTrax. He even returned for the seriously awful and not fun at all Samurai Cop 2 last year, a film that is terrible in every way with absolutely zero understanding of why the first film was so loved as an unsung cult classic.
Decapitations, explosions, poorly subbed in stunt doubles, mangled dialogue, prominent lion heads, and unfortunate banana hammocks abound in this extremely eighties-y nineties movie. Archived from on December 13, 2007. This year, we're headlining our Live show slate with one of our biggest names ever!. Each episode is one hour long featuring the three riffing on older National Geographic footage. Boiling oil from a frying pan. We have the best fans in the world, and we know how lucky we are.
From riffs on the biggest Hollywood blockbusters to the worst B-movies, RiffTrax has a library of over 500 titles available at RiffTrax. The reason for this is that we can't control which theaters will pick up the show, and on top of the fact that they all use different systems, the logistics of pre-selling tickets to all the various theater chains is pretty much impossible. The main crew of Rifftrax from left : , , and The early RiffTrax were almost all solo efforts on Mike's part, but it soon became apparent that there was a strong demand for them, and Nelson was quickly able to recruit more riffers for the project. Director Amir Shervan was making films in his native Iran some 25 films over 13 years until he came to California where he made Hollywood Cop in 1987, Young Rebels in 1989, Gypsy in 1990 along with Killing American Style that same year and finally Samurai Cop, the film he will always be remembered for. The voice of the film editor in the puzzling editing booth scene is that of , not. Return of the Invention Exchange. Back in 1999, I watched what was presumably the series finale for the original Mystery Science Theater 3000.