For those of you who are already getting hungry after the recent Mystery Science Theater 3000 Turkey Day Marathon, Mike Nelson and two of his old pals will be ushering in the holiday season properly. This isn’t merely them making fun of a Christmas themed Lifetime movie. They have dug up a fine piece of weirdness in Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny. The event should be at a theater near you on Thursday Dec. 3. Here’s the press release:
Amidst the excitement surrounding new episodes of MST3K with all new Version 3.0 cast, the crew of the Satellite of Love from the 2.0 seasons: Mike Nelson, Kevin “Tom Servo” Murphy and Bill “Crow T. Robot” Corbett will be performing LIVE Thursday night and beamed directly into movie theaters nationwide. Here’s the press release from RiffTrax:
Santa and The Ice Cream Bunny is one of the most bizarre and popular RiffTrax titles of all time and a cheesy holiday classic. This rare version of the film includes a never before seen Jack and the Beanstalk story as told by Santa for an as yet unknown reason. Join Mike, Kevin, and Bill as they present it live on the big screen for the very first time!
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