Benjamin Svetkey
October 04, 1996 at 04:00 AM EDT

Still suffering from those ”Comedy Central canceled Mystery Science Theater 3000” blues? Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie will help. Although a box office bust, MST3K‘s big-screen adventure feels perfectly at home on video. Riffing on This Island Earth, a moderately stinky 1954 sci-fi flick, host Nelson and his robot sidekicks are in tip-top form as they heckle from the corner of the screen and crack wise in skits (the best bit features a satellite accidentally rear-ending the Hubble telescope). A-

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