When I reviewed MST3K Volume Xxxv, I noted that you could divide Shout! Factory’s releases of the TV series episodes into the “good” and “great” categories. Volume Xxxv fell in the former category, as does the latest one, Volume Xxxvii (I skipped Volume Xxxvi). It’s certainly a worthwhile purchase for completists, but the bonus features didn’t quite hit the heights established by some previous entries in this series.
Here’s what you’ll find in this collection:
Invasion of the Neptune Men: This eighth season episode features a 1961 Japanese science-fiction movie that was later shown on American TV. It’s a great example of the nuances that exist when someone talks about a bad movie. Sure, there are bad movies like Plan 9 From Outer Space that are just ineptly made, but then there are bad