The horror of what Marty Hart saw on the last True Detective revealed

If you've been watching True Detective, you know that in this past Sunday's episode, ex-detective Marty Hart (played by Woody Harrelson) saw a video so upsetting that he completely freaked out. Thanks to Rifftrax's Conor Lastowka, we can now reveal the horrible truth of what Hart saw. » 3/04/14 9:00pm 3/04/14 9:00pm

Family Chaos on My Little Pony plus the horrors of Christmas Cartoon…

This week in the world of cartoons...well, I'll level with ya. Not a lot of new cartoons aired this week due to tweaks in pre-Christmas holiday scheduling. We did, however get new episodes of Tron: Uprising and MLP: Friendship is Magic, as well as a very funny Marvel Mash-Up. » 12/22/12 7:00am 12/22/12 7:00am


True Life (Day) Story: I Held Chewbacca’s Christmas Party

In 1978, the wretched Star Wars Holiday Special introduced us to the Wookiee celebration of Life Day. 31 years later, I recreated the magic, armed with $100 worth of hooch and a willingness to expose my friends to psychological torture. » 12/24/09 12:00pm 12/24/09 12:00pm

Bea Arthur Shot First (A Tribute)

In honor of the great Bea Arthur, who passed this weekend, we thought it only right to post a Star Wars Cantina singalong from the Star Wars Holiday Special. You will be missed, Bea. » 4/26/09 6:30pm 4/26/09 6:30pm

Best Unsung Filk Ever, in Honor of Star Wars Holiday Special

Today is the 30th anniversary of the ill-fated TV experience known as the Star Wars Holiday Special. Featuring a group of Wookiees trying to celebrate the holidays while being hassled by Imperial troops - along with song-and-dance numbers and comedy bits in a variety show format - the two-hour special was deemed so… » 11/17/08 6:05pm 11/17/08 6:05pm

Get Out The Vote. Again

The holidays are a stressful time for everyone, so why not do the fine people of New York and Los Angeles a favor and give them the gift of fine SF entertainment in the month of December? The Paley Center is holding a poll to find the five most popular holiday television specials, which they'll then screen at their NY… » 11/16/08 10:30am 11/16/08 10:30am