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Old 12-05-09, 03:38 PM
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RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

I might have to check this out:

http://www.ncm.com/Fathom/Comedy/Rif..._Fathom%2BPage

RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza!
12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

EVENT OVERVIEW
The stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 are back on the big screen this holiday season with special guest "Weird Al" Yankovic!

Grab your friends for this one-of-a-kind hilarious holiday event! RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza will broadcast LIVE to movie theatres nationwide on Wednesday, December 16th with an ENCORE on Thursday, December 17th. Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy (Tom Servo) and Bill Corbett (Crow T. Robot), now of RiffTrax.com, will zing their wisecracking commentary at a wonderfully warped collection of Christmas shorts for some much needed comic relief.

The evening will feature a collection of brand new and old favorite shorts including the bizarre animated “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” classic commercials and a musical short extolling the virtues of pork.
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http://www.ncm.com/FathomContent/PDF...TXMAS_LIVE.pdf
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

I can't wait for this.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

Thanks for the heads up. I saw the Plan 9 from Outer Space one and it was a blast.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

Weird Al AND the MST3K guys ripping on Christmas shorts? Oh my God I'm so there.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

I might have to check this out. Thanks for the heads up.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

I'll be seeing the live show in person. Looking forward to it.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

Showing right down the street from me, I'll have to check this out.
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Going to see this in a couple hours, can't wait.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

Originally Posted by Geddlo View Post
Thanks for the heads up. I saw the Plan 9 from Outer Space one and it was a blast.
Yep, the last one was a really good time. I'm really looking forward to this one, even if I'm pretty exhausted today. Already got my ticket!
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

Just got back. Hilarious riffs. Now I gotta amend my Christmas list to include a Gaylord, a Jimmy Jet, and a Ding-a-Ling.

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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

Great show. Some minor audio problems in the first short or two (it seemed like the shorts were overpowering the riffers' audio levels) but it got fixed. If you didn't see it last night and you enjoy MST3k/Rifftrax, you should go out and catch the encore tonight.
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Re: RiffTrax: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza! 12/16/2009 - 12/17/2009

The show was great, and thankfully the audience didn't try to shout their own riffs (which I was worried someone in my party might be tempted to do). I think my favorite short was Christmas Dream.

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