GMM: King Kong vs Godzilla (1962)

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Taylor continues to mispronounce things, we look into the real and imaginary symbolism, differences, and similarities in our discussion for the 1962 film King Kong vs Godzilla. Yes, this covers both versions.

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Time

02:02 History
14:18 Plot
21:36 Talking Points
34:14 Messages
44:14 Final Thoughts
46:59 Listener Feedback

References

Eiji Tsuburaya : Master of Monsters

A Critical History and Filmography of the Godzilla Series

Ishiro Honda: A Life in Film, from Godzilla to Kurosawa

Godzilla on my Mind: 50 years of the King of Monsters

The Big Book of Japanese Giant Monster Movies Vol1: 1954-1980

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GMM: Mysterious Island (1961)

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We ask who the giant monster is in this adaptation of the Jules Verne story where survival isn’t enough anymore in our episode for the 1961 film Mysterious Island. Also, there are puns.

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01:40 History
09:16 Plot
15:55 Talking Points
23:43 Messages
31:54 Final Thoughts
35:07 Listener Feedback

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GMM: Attack of the Giant Leeches (1959)

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What would you do if you were given all the money in the world? What makes us human? These are the types of questions we ask ourselves in this episode for the 1959 film Attack of the Giant Leeches. We also get real America all up in here.

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Time

02:05 History
11:44 Plot
19:05 Talking Points
33:42 Messages
41:35 Final Thoughts
44:44 Listener Feedback

References

MST3k 406

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GMM: The 30 Foot Bride of Candy Rock (1959)

gmm36 pic finalWe discuss out England is jealous of America, the power of the people, and time travel in this episode for the 1959 film The 30 Foot Bride of Candy Rock.

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Time

02:02 History
08:53 Plot
15:43 Talking Points
30:09 Messages
41:26 Final Thoughts
43:26 Listener Feedback

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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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Time

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: 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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Time

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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