Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie, by Albert W. Vogt III

How does one explain Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)?  It is a bona fide film, with a big-time production studio, release, and everything else you would expect from Hollywood.  Such a description alone, though, would be quite misleading.  The movie is based on a television show of the same name (before the colon) that began in the late… Read more “Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie, by Albert W. Vogt III”

Black Dynamite, by Albert W. Vogt III

Full disclosure up front: I do not recommend Black Dynamite (2009).  For starters, unless you are familiar with the 1970s so-called “blacksploitation” films it spoofs, you might be a bit lost.  Related to that, it relies heavily on you understanding the racial stereotypes it underscores to make its point.  If you watch this without a working knowledge of these things,… Read more “Black Dynamite, by Albert W. Vogt III”