GMM: The Giant Gila Monster (1959)

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We go over our favorite characters, alternate film titles, and discuss Manifest Destiny in this episode for the 1959 film The Giant Gila Monster.

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01:48 History
08:30 Plot
13:49 Talking Points
23:57 Messages
30:19 Final Thoughts
33:44 Listener Feedback

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GMM: The Giant Behemoth (1959)

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We ask a Theologin and review the good and bad science in our episode for the 1959 film The Giant Behemoth.

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01:39 History
05:55 Plot
11:17 Talking Points
23:52 Messages
30:54 Final Thoughts
33:34 Listener Feedback

References:

The Dinosaur Filmography by Mark F. Berry

Radiation in fish

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GMM: The Crawling Eye (1958)

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We discuss psychics and bad wingwomen in this episode for our first british film, The Crawling Eye from 1958. Also, Joshua thinks way too much about this film and makes it great.

 

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01:25 History
06:57 Plot
08:59 Talking Points
26:01 Messages
34:54 Final Thoughts
39:45 Listener Feedback

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GMM: Varan The Unbelievable (1962)

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WOOOOOOOO AMERICA! We talk about the lack of flying and bad scientist in this episode for the 1962 film Varan The Unbelievable.

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Time

01:39 History
05:09 Plot
07:30 Talking Points
16:28 Messages
24:31 Final Thoughts
27:51 Listener Feedback

References

A Critical History and Filmography of Toho’s Godzilla Series – David Kalat

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GMM: Daikaiju Varan (1958)

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In this episode we talk about the originally made for TV film Daikaiju Varan from 1958. Taylor mispronounces many words and we discuss how the atomic option never was an option.

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01:25 History
12:32 Plot
18:25 Talking Points
28:59 Messages
44:44 Final Thoughts
48:20 Listener Feedback

References:

A Critical History and Filmography of Toho’s Godzilla Series – David Kalat

Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II – by John W. Dower,

Ishiro Honda: A life in film, from Godzilla to Kurosawa – By Steve Ryfle and Ed Godziszewski

Eiji Tsuburaya: Master of Monsters – By August Ragone

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GMM: Earth vs The Spider (1958)

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We learn more about Spiders, Terry Masson, and that there is no bad writing. We also find out that Taylor knows nothing about electricity and that his is our first teenager story.

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Time

01:21 History
12:38 Plot
17:43 Talking Points
32:06 Messages
40:08 Final Thoughts
43:48 Listener Feedback

References

MST3k 313: Earth vs The Spider

Spider Silk

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GMM: War of the Colossal Beast (1958)

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We talk suicide, bad science, regret, and get more non-answers in our episode for the 1958 film War of the Colossal Beast.

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01:24 History
04:06 Plot
07:56 Talking Points
22:42 Messages
29:18 Final Thoughts
32:42 Listener Feedback

References

MST3k 319: War of the Colossal Beast

Suicide Prevention Line: 1-800-273-8255

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INT: JAWS 3D (1983)

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The Carolina Theatre is nice enough to let me interview people going to watch JAWS 3D where we find out what the people think the message this movie or the monster is trying to tell us.  Also, thank you to everyone who stopped by and let me interview them.

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GMM: Attack of the 50ft. Woman (1958)

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We play everyone’s least favorite game “Quiz Joshua on Perry Mason” and learn that he has a new creaky couch. We also rank the characters on the Skittles Ranking System and talk about relationships in our episode for the 1958 film Attack of the 50ft. Woman.

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Time

01:35 History
08:23 Plot
13:01 Talking Points
26:04 Messages
41:13 Final Thoughts
48:24 Listener Feedback

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