Miss "Mystery Science Theater 3000?" What about Garry Shandling's other TV comedy, the one before "The Larry Sanders Show?"
Shout! Factory wants you.
The company announced its new, free ad-supported streaming service today offering more than 2,500 hours of movies and full-length TV episodes.
Shout! Factory TV can be viewed through your computer, tablet, smartphone or its Roku TV App. Among the titles either available now or coming soon include:
- MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000
- HOME MOVIES animated comedy series
- THE WEIRD AL SHOW
- IT’S GARRY SHANDLING’S SHOW
- FATHER KNOWS BEST
- DENNIS THE MENACE
- THE MANY LOVES OF DOBIE GILLIS
- Gerry Anderson collection (hand-picked episodes from Thunderbirds, Stingray, Captain Scarlet, Fireball XL5,Joe 90, and Supercar)
- SECRET AGENT
- KEVIN SMITH: SMODIMATIONS
- Steve Martin Stand-Up Show Case, featuring STEVE MARTIN: COMEDY IS NOT PRETTY & STEVE MARTIN: WILD AND CRAZY GUY
- THE ERNIE KOVACS SHOW
- Werner Herzog movie collection, featuring 16 acclaimed films and documentaries
- Roger Corman’s Cult Classics (select movie titles)
- The Marx Brother’s A NIGHT IN CASABLANCA
- THE LONG VOYAGE HOME (John Wayne), THE STUNT MAN (Peter O’Toole, Steve Railsback, Barbara Hershey), STAGECOACH (John Wayne), Bruce Beresford’s BREAKER MORANT(Jack Thompson), THE RULING CLASS (Peter O’Toole)
Here’s a list of the MST3K installments available now:
Attack of the Giant Leeches, Beast of Yucca Flats, Beatniks, Beginning of the End, Blood Waters of Dr. Z, Bride of the Monster, Brute Man, Castle of Fu Manchu, Cave Dwellers, Code Name: Diamond Head, Eegah, Girl in Gold Boots, Gunslinger,Hamlet, Hercules Against the Moon Men, Hercules Unchained, Horrors of Spider Island, I Accuse My Parents, Incredibly Strange Creatures, Indestructible Creatures, Indestructible Man, Monster A-Go-Go, Red Zone Cuba, Ring of Terror, Secret Agent Super Dragon, Swamp Diamonds, The Giant Gila Monster, The Killer Shrews, The Phantom Planet, The Rebel Set, The Starfighters, The Touch of Satan, and The Unearthly.
The service doesn’t offer nearly as much content as streaming giants like Amazon Prime and Netflix. Some users might flinch at the occasional ad served up compared to the latter services’ commercial free content. Both Amazon Prime and Netflix require a fee to access their libraries.
Still, Shout! Factory TV is another reason to consider cutting the cable cord once and for all.
DID YOU KNOW: “Mystery Science Theater 3000” or MST3K to fans, ran on Comedy Central for six seasons before moving to the then-Sci-Fi Channel for three more seasons.