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  1. Samurai Cop 2

    You all already made samurai cop one of the best riffs ever out of possibly one of the worst movies I have ever seen, but now those individuals have decided to indie fund a sequel. You need to riff this sequel made 25 years later. It retains the same characters and same plot. I couldn't believe it had a sequel until Amazon informed me. It has the same smirks from Mark Frazer and the same flowing locks of Mathew Karedas. The movie may already be a parody of itself, but it needs your riffs for greatness.

    61 votes
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      1 comment  ·  Short  ·  Admin →
    • The Finishing Line

      This is a seriously F***ed up British PSA about children playing on railroad tracks. This kid daydreams about holding his own Olympics on a train crossing. Dozens of children get killed. It's both horrifying and surreal.

      45 votes
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      • The Christmas Tree- Animated Christmas Abomination

        1991 animated christmas movie. An all around bad movie- bad animation, bad voice characters, etc. Orphans, mean caretaker, and the Orphans best friend is a tree. YES a tree. Some how the children seem to live really close to santa claus. Its been called the Room version of Christmas Special bad.

        33 votes
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        • Walt Disney The story of Menstruation

          Walt Disney and the story of Menstruation. This is 70 years old now. Might be a good one to riff. Thanks
          Found this a while ago. http://listverse.com/2014/05/18/10-bizarre-things-you-never-knew-about-disne/

          30 votes
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          • The American Heart Association's current BLS (Basic Life Saving) video

            There are various skits with live actors about someone who becomes unresponsive and needs CPR, only when the actor or actress actually starts doing CPR, the person in need of help is switched out for a mannequin, which is suddenly wearing the person's clothes and and is in the same position the person was just in! This effect was especially creepy for the baby- CPR skit. Our entire class was laughing so hard it hurt!

            29 votes
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            • "Swingin' Six" ZIP Code Video

              4 good reasons (because I'm an overachiever) to riff this short from the 1960's about using ZIP codes, found at https://youtu.be/QIChoMEQ4Cs:

              1.This is an actual US government short. If you don't riff it, the terrorists win.

              2. Cavemen. Not sure what it has to do with the postal service, but cavemen. Occasionally in very short skirts (yes, still the men).

              3. To find out why not using ZIP codes will make your true love desert you.

              4. They rhyme 'question' and 'indigestion' in a song. Oh, did I mention it's a musical?

              27 votes
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              • Drawing for Beginners: the Triangle

                Drawing for Beginners: the Rectangle was not the only film in its series. I don't know whether the Circle and Square installments are still extent, but somebody sold a copy of the Triangle last year, so it's out there, and I think it's safe to assume it is worthy of Rifftrax.

                A few stills from the film are on the eBay auction, including some sort of tree dinosaur. http://www.ebay.com/itm/16-mm-Drawing-For-Beginners-The-Triangle-400-039-/361658877539?nma=true&si=FIM%252BS%252FBNp5mlh%252BgVgo4dHv%252Bgdh0%253D&orig_cvip=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557

                24 votes
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                • Johhny Sokko and his Flying Robot

                  The monsters and villains are just sooooo bad.

                  23 votes
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                  • "A Touch of Magic" https://archive.org/details/TouchofM1961

                    "A Touch of Magic" is the MPO produced, GM financed sequel to "Design for Dreaming." Nuvena herself , Thelma "Tad" Tadlock stars in it once again, and it is just as bonkers. 1961.

                    21 votes
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                    • Garlic is as Good as Ten Mothers

                      It's 51 minute foodie documentary from 1980 (and it looks it too).

                      It's a love story to garlic (which as depicted wasn't really a big trend in the US back in the 1970s and earlier if you believe the talking heads).

                      One talking head mentions that he believes that vampires are real. Werner Herzog also makes a cameo.

                      Lots of dialogueless food prep providing plenty of space for riffing.

                      21 votes
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                      • Pathé newsreels

                        There are literally decades of Pathé newsreels out there that are just *itching* for the Rifftrax treatment.

                        Example: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xROXat5cBDc

                        21 votes
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                        • Mickey Mouse: Seat Belt Expert

                          Co-produced by the infamous Coronet Films, this Disney live-action short teaches kids (and one negligent adult) the importance of wearing a seat belt. This short also makes liberal use of the following: the same Mickey Mouse costume you'd find at Disneyland; a little girl with the apparent power to absorb other people into her daydreams; a cameo by the protagonist of the classic short "Courtesy: A Good Egg-sample;" and, even some zoom-ins on our beloved mouse's crotch. This short just begs for a good riffing!

                          16 votes
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                          • How to Succeed with Brunettes

                            An overly tacky do's and don'ts video, produced by the Navy, mixing dates and business (no, not like prostitution). The picture quality is really good, for some reason, unlike most old shorts. There's some great riffable moments, but in general it flows well enough to keep people watching in case you guys crap out on some quality riffing..haha..j/k Take a gander.
                            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vVV8hRTxgE

                            16 votes
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                            • Let's Face It (1954 Federal Civil Defense Administration Short)

                              Have you ever questioned the economic validity of building an entire city just to blow it up? Have you ever wanted to test the validity of building an entire city just to blow it up?

                              The film that gave us the iconic stock footage of houses being blasted to smithereens and made us realize that the atomic bomb was more than just sending Indiana Jones helluva far in a refrigerator. Consider this for what would really happen to Bert the Turtle if he was in the vicinity of this force of radiation.

                              The three reasons why I suggest this film…

                              15 votes
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                              • W*A*L*T*E*R

                                A spin-off of M*A*S*H so bad, it was canceled before the pilot episode could air, its unknown when it was filmed or originally going to premiere, all anyone knows is it got broadcast once in july of 1984 as a "CBS Special Presentation" & was presumed for a long time as a lost TV pilot until it was uploaded to you tube by someone who had it recorded on VHS , its unknown if CBS has a copy but can find it on the net now a days

                                http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0203189/

                                15 votes
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                                • Dating Do's And Don'ts

                                  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FxBOSdl-b54

                                  The lead character's name is Woody. There are probably at least ten good jokes in that alone. One of those dating etiquette shorts that offers divergent time lines in how to choose, ask for, and end a date

                                  13 votes
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                                  • Too Tough to Care (1964)

                                    From https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Too_Tough_to_Care

                                    Too Tough to Care is an 18-minute educational film produced in 1964 to undermine teenage resistance to anti-smoking education.

                                    Farley, an advertising copy writer for the fictional Finster Cigarette Company, is dismayed by the medical establishment's successful campaign to link smoking with lung cancer. It dawns on Farley that one effective way to counter this campaign would be to promote the concept of being "too tough to care" about the hazards of smoking. So he launches an advertising campaign, complete with a compelling jingle, showing men such as dynamite workers and gas workers lighting up Finster cigarettes in…

                                    12 votes
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                                    • The Geek (1971)

                                      What happens when you take the worlds most boring unattractive porn (its also known as the big foot porn) and edit out the porn?, you get the 15 minute "bonus feature" on the Godmonster Of Indian Flats DVD from Something Weird Video,

                                      1. its a terrible big foot documentary

                                      2. its a terrible short film about about finding big foot

                                      3. stereotypical bad porn acting without the porn

                                      4. even though the actors are unattractive, the original had the promise of boobs that helps make it easier to sit through the films boring parts, there's no boobs in the 15…

                                      12 votes
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                                      • The Boy Who Liked Deer

                                        A mid 70s cautionary tale of bad crowds and vandalism. In the late 1980s, this was aired to all the 3rd graders in our class, and may well be one of the best cases of nightmare fuel for a young child to see.
                                        I don't know if this could be made funny, but I'd love to see what could be done with it

                                        12 votes
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                                        • The Nutshack

                                          I'm not sure if this counts as a short, it's a TV show, but I couldn't find a TV show suggestion function. So anyway, this is one of the worst cartoons ever made, and I think you could get some material out of this.

                                          12 votes
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