39. Go Big or Go Home. [MST3K: The Movie, featuring This Island Earth.] / by Chris Piuma

This Island Earth rams its ovipositor down Beth and Adam’s throats (but it’s not an alien!) during an awkward dinner party exchange about interocitors, interfering studios, interplanetary strife, interloping cats, and international space research.

Show Notes.

This Island Earth: IMDB. MST3K Wiki. Trailer.

The Shout! Factory MST3K: The Movie Blu-Ray/DVD is great.

Adam’s new Canadian horror movie podcast, A Part Of Our Scare-itage.

Adam on This Is Your Mixtape! [Finally joining Beth and Producer Chris.]

ParaNorman [trailer] [but not the one Adam describes].

The Dana Gould Hour: Phantom of the Halloweenery.

Chris’s original t-shirt looked like this one.

Barb Wire [trailer].

London Has Fallen [trailer].

Siskel & Ebert’s review.

Forbidden Planet [trailer].

Our episodes on the season 8 Universal Monster movies: Revenge of the Creature; The Leech Woman; The Mole People; The Deadly Mantis.

The Comedy of Terrors [trailer].

Rhubarb [clip].

The PATSY Awards.

John McCormack: It’s a Long Way to Tipperary [1914].

Snoopy’s World War One fantasies often include the song.

Vince Guaraldi: It’s a Long Way to Tipperary.

More on It’s a Long Way to Tipperary.

Highlights of the Hubble’s exploration of the universe [NASA].

One astronaut who nearly broke the Hubble.

The Canadarm.

The current Canadian $5 note.

Raymond F. Jones: This Island Earth [the novel].


Support It’s Just A Show on Patreon and you can hear a bonus bit with more on This Island Earth, the novel.