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822 - Overdrawn at the Memory Bank



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Creepy Girl - 4 days ago

It's widely believed that no one has ever been able to solve the Raulbix Cube.


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Kimono Dragon - about 1 month ago

Tron meets Dreamscape meets the Matrix... They all share an 8 ball, rant incoherently and pass out in their own vomit believing they have written a sci-fi masterpiece.
And somehow, the riffing makes this one of my top 5!


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Kimono Dragon - about 1 month ago

For you, the day Fingal graced MST3K was the most important day of your life. But for me, it was Tuesday.


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Brad Walsh - about 1 month ago

That was the most face in any movie I've ever seen.


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Snuffy Wuffykiss - 3 months ago

Boy, Frank put on some weight.


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Bret Alleman - 5 months ago

this is my favorite I know everybody loves manos but I love this!


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Edmund Wolfe - 5 months ago

I freaking LOVE this movie... Not that I'm saying it's a good movie, oh gods no, but it's just so endearing how HARD they'er trying to tell a decent... or even coherent story, how desperately they want to set the story in a new and creative world, and how utterly, UTTERLY they fail at it. And for that it holds a special place in my heart.


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Mark Heckman - 6 months ago

This is one of the most bizarre episodes ever. The Casablanca flashes, futuristic comedic attempts and horrific script and casting make this film totally repulsive, which of course opens up the riffing opportunities for the gang to new heights. Classic funny!


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Teridactyl - 8 months ago

Nanite Tom is freaking adorable.


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Stereo Catz - 9 months ago

Well, Animals are Beautiful People.


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Bender Rodriguez - 11 months ago

I usually enjoy MST3K in a small window in the corner of my screen while I work so sometimes I miss plot details. But I have seen this one with full attention and it is utter nonsense! Yet, still better than Inception :)

The riffs save it tho, one of the best from the Mike era.


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Bruce Box-Liker - 12 months ago

People using computers to pretend to be animals, then walking away with a non-functional mind; that's futurism for you.


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Disreiley - 12 months ago

I wish this movie could be remade with better talent behind the camera (and in front since the one good actor in this is gone) because really if the world was fleshed out more it would be a great movie, if they explained jack shit about the feuding corporations and how and why Jamila was giving secrets away to the competing corporation. There is so much wasted potential here, but I guess if the potential had been realized we'd have lost out on a great mst3k episode.


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madmaxmiami - about 1 year ago

There's got to be a hundred reasons why I shouldn't watch this movie. Right now I can't think of one.


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Scott Allen Washburn - about 1 year ago

the password is fingle!


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Fancy Pantserton - about 1 year ago

Oh! I missed that the other times I've seen this: Crow: "Hey, don't boggart that, man."


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If nobody starting a band has yet called "Dibs" on Electron Sex Party... [cleans garage, buys drum kit]


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Heatwaves, floods, typhoons, blizzards ... all this freakish weather Fingal caused makes me wonder what the death toll was.


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Look Polish - over 1 year ago

Thirty-six minutes into this movie and I have absolutely no idea what is going on.


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This movie has a very strong "90's full-motion-video point-and-click adventure puzzle computer game" feel to it.


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Stereo Catz - over 1 year ago

Is it just my download or does the audio get WAY out of sync somewhere toward the end?


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Bees On Pie - over 1 year ago

I want to like this episode so bad but the movie is such a piece of garbage. Coming from a huge fan of shitty sci-fi and awful dystopia movies, that says a lot. I love you, Raul Julia, but Jesus Christ.


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Stephen A Nathe - over 1 year ago

ANOTHER MYLAR RIFF
7:52--- "They were made of Mylar!!"--Crow


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Jordy Carpenter - over 1 year ago

Why don't they just put his mind into another damn baboon??


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Austin Strong - over 1 year ago

The more I watch this episode the more I realize the untapped potential of this film. If this was made with even half the technology, half the dedication and half the budget of The Matrix it would have been a pretty damn good sci-fi flick.


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Teri Gee - over 1 year ago

Just so you all know, I saw a giant anteater at the San Diego Zoo yesterday and it was really neat. All the anti-anteater stuff is definitely unwarranted.

I am officially pro-anteater.


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Marc Bady - over 1 year ago

54:54 might be the funniest moment in MST3k history! followed by the epic, "Breathing knocks the wind outta' this guy!"


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Rosebud - over 1 year ago

Okay, this is my third time watching this one. So I only have this one teensy weeny little question: JUST WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON IN THIS MOVIE?! I can't figure out what the hell the movie is about! Great riffing, but really. Has anyone actually tried to follow the story?


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Jane Sproul - over 1 year ago

This piece of shi-surely quality, quality entertainment.


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Robbie Pinkleton - over 1 year ago

Seriously how did someone like Doobie qualify for a job in a place where they do BRAIN SURGERY?!


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Stephen A Nathe - over 1 year ago

retread his condom??


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Daniel Wood - over 1 year ago

I got home after a 16+ hour day, and sat down, and realized that I needed to doppel into someone enjoying a nice scrolled up cinema. You are all just a part of my doppelling experience, sorry!


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Peter Trinidad Niederbrach - over 1 year ago

Anti-anteaterism? Someone really hated UCI.


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Tommy Hahn - over 1 year ago

Oh MAN!!! My wife is like in LOVE with Crow. (He is the only real threat to our monogamy) Anyone know where I might get her a tee shirt like that?


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Rock Harris - over 1 year ago

You know, all things being equal, the Peter Lorre impersonator is actually dead on. And the corporate chairman isn't bad if you realize he's a Charles Laughton proxy.

This is a better movie to watch after viewing a second time. Much better than dreck like Time Chasers, but then so is a fourth grade production of Raisin in the Sun....


Feyd? Where's my Feyd...?
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Rock Harris - over 1 year ago

Been a long time since I've seen this, and I'm only halfway through, but I'd be sad if there's no Baron Harkkonen reference regarding the corporate chairman in it....


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Just Johnny Baca - over 1 year ago

Quick, someone pull my fingal.


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Clyde Rysdale - over 1 year ago

It's the sincerity in Crow's voice when he asks " Mike, is that lady sick?" that' get's me every time.


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Erik Huntsinger - almost 2 years ago

Wow, Space Mutiny, Time Chasers, and now Overdrawn at the Memory Bank. Season 8 ended with a bang! Definitely in the running for best 3 episodes in a sequence.


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Marcus Hardy - almost 2 years ago

Doobie IS the best actor in this, haha


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Marcus Hardy - almost 2 years ago

oh poor M Bison/ Gomez Addams......but he will live in MST3K INFAMY!!!!


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Can anybody explain to me the joke about "all the people who are writing scripts for Parker Posey"?


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Clyde Rysdale - almost 2 years ago

I lose it when Mike says " Ralph Malhp here." every single time.


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Stephen A Nathe - about 2 years ago

that guy DOES sound like Barney!!
"I LOVE YOU..."......ahhhh....Crow!


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Stephen A Nathe - about 2 years ago

dude, where's Fingal's quarry!!??


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Stephen A Nathe - about 2 years ago

knock Street Fighter II, but at least that movie was based on somethng RELEVANT, and Raul played M. Bison well....THIS catastrophic calamity would make Manos seem reasonably normal....wait...no, Mans still sucks the big one.

still, give it up to the late great Gomez!


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Ted Chase - about 2 years ago

This was actually one of three PBS adaptions of sci-fi literature - the other two were of Ursula K. Le Guin & Kurt Vonnegut!: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Overdrawn_at_the_Memory_Bank


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Stephen A Nathe - about 2 years ago

"i didn't want to bungle or boggle the fingle dopple"---tweet worthy


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Stephen A Nathe - about 2 years ago

Raul's way too good an actor, this makes STREET FIGHTER II the movie LOOK like Casablanca.


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Stephen A Nathe - about 2 years ago

Imagine me and you, and you and me. No matter how they tossed the dice, they'll always be...

LOVE CROOOOOOOOW!!!!


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K.T. Robot - about 2 years ago

I'm.....speechless. 171 laughs?. For what? Can anyone tell me what this movie was about? And why....what....WHY!


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John Carnahan - about 2 years ago

I want that shirt


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Andrew James - over 2 years ago

Hmm....Psychist or Bajoran Security chief?


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Aaron Kuehmichel - over 2 years ago

I'm tickled they didn't dangle Fingal's dongle while bungling his doppel.


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Clyde Rysdale - over 2 years ago

It's the extreme babooning that keeps bringing me back to this one.


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suzy lux - over 2 years ago

sways gently to Pearl Pearl Pearl Pearl Pearl (and her press-ons). lovely loving loveness


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Clyde Rysdale - over 2 years ago

I find this title to be slightly insensitive for an Alzheimer's documentary.


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suzy lux - over 2 years ago

'..and viola!' lol, oh pearl. (she has her moments)


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Joshua Bivens - over 2 years ago

"Hi. What's your name? Ortega? That's pretty."


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Crypto Dentist - over 2 years ago

The narrator, one tool for exposition in this movie, doesn't understand the pseudoscientific exposition (around minute 30) so asks the computer for MORE EXPOSITION. It's like some "as you know Bob" infodumping gone wrong.


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The Beg-a-Thon duet is perhaps the best song of all host segments, IMHO....


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Warm Tumbler of Jagermeister - over 2 years ago

I guess it never occurred to the director to film the Casablanca Fingal scenes in black and white.


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Joseph Ewing - over 2 years ago

The riffs starting at 1:21:50 each time the two Fingals flying at the screen are the hardest I've laughed at this show in a years. "Weeee." Wooohooo." "I love this this much." "I don't care for you."


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Mike Carmona - over 2 years ago

1:21:10 Rahl preps himself for his role in Street Fighter with this intense PSYCHO CRUSHER! Too bad he's spinning the wrong way.


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RevJoan - over 2 years ago

Doobie. That's the real actor in this film.


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Bruce Box-Liker - almost 3 years ago

Destabilizing society to protect a perceived right to watch free movies during work hours, Fingal is living the dream of every entitled douche on YouTube.


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Austin Strong - almost 3 years ago

So the "mainframe computer that more or less ran the world" is crackable with a six digit code? Is the President of the United States' password just "password" in this movie?!


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Dan Rudy - almost 3 years ago

Long before Bloomberg devised his soda ban, MST3K was already there with the obscenely sized Mega-Big Border Pop, redefining the way we think.


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Mitchell - almost 3 years ago

Jeremy Brett is (was) one of the best! Saw him on stage in the Edward Gorey designed Dracula over 30 years ago and still remember it and him. Great Holmes, too.


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Andrew Jones - almost 3 years ago

Just noticed that the chubby lady who complains about the heat apparently is the one narking Fingal out in the first scene.


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Daniel Lopez - almost 3 years ago

Nothing like getting home, pouring myself a nice, cool glass of reconst, grabbing a box of flavo-fibes, turning on my syntho-tron-vision console, pressing a few dozen buttons and scrolling up this cinema.


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James Perez - almost 3 years ago

Nano Tom Servo is honestly pretty cute.


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Rachel Adams - almost 3 years ago

Pearl looks so much like my room mate. They even do their makeup the same way, same expressions, lol!


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Rachel Adams - almost 3 years ago

Can anyone explain Jamilla's purpose in this movie? Is she passing information on to the chairman? Am I thinking too hard?


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Alex Stefanic - almost 3 years ago

When Apalonia (or whatever the hell her name is) is checking her list of dopples, it says that a woman is being doppled into a lion named "Bruno", a man is being doppled into a panda named "Flossy", and Fingal is being doppled into Daisy....Can you only be doppled into an animal of the opposite sex?


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Big McLargehuge - about 3 years ago

"The whole world's at 6's and 7's." Does this actually mean something or is it just a load of bull hock?


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Rhys Patterson - about 3 years ago

Okay they are clearly holding this telethon thing in the castle which they haven't got to yet, and the first part of the next episode has them coming out of the worm hole back to normal present time. So where and when did they hold this thing? Pocket dimension? Limbo? A back room on the Tardis?

Or was this a special episode deal like some of the thanksgiving ones? Normaly they do continuity better, and I know they were riffing on the fact PBS made the movie and all, but come on they had Ortega there crying out loud. To paraphrase Tom Servo "how'd they get off the cockadoodie Einstein-Rosen Bridge?"


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Desiree Ashcraft - about 3 years ago

Brilliant actor, horrid movie.


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Sage Harpuia - about 3 years ago

At about the 14 minute mark, I'm strongly reminded of the starting area of Half-Life 2...


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Big McLargehuge - over 3 years ago

My favorite thing in this movie is Servo's impatience with all of the pseudo-science gibberish. Pointless abbreviations and sticking parts of words together to make a stupider word?! Yeah, THAT'S the future, sure! Oh wait...


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Stereo Catz - over 3 years ago

The most depressing thing about this? YouTube has four links to the original movie.


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Scooter Atreides - over 3 years ago

"You could have got mustard all over hiis brain!"

I love it when the funniest line in the episode is NOT a rif, but actual diialogue from the movie.


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Aaron Kuehmichel - over 3 years ago

It's too bad TV's Frank wasn't around when they did this movie...they could have done a skit about how his dad played the Fat Man.


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I am giving this episode its 47th laugh. The same number of laughs as credits that buy a doppel as an anteater... maybe.


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Scott Davis - over 3 years ago

Man, and I thought Hobgoblins was bad!


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Scott Davis - over 3 years ago

Hey, its Maury Chaykin/Nero Wolfe! One of my favorite TV shows of all time!


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GallariaIchiban - over 3 years ago

Okay so. I've seen this film a few times and I think I have a handle on what's going on. There are two like SUPER big companies in this world, Novicorp and Lexicorp. Fingal works for Novicorp, and when his body goes missing after his doppling, Lexicorp gets a hold of that information and releases it. Novicorp's stock nosedives really hard, so the Fat Man is forced to put resources into getting Fingal back/make sure he doesn't hack their Novicorp-y main frame stuff. That's about as far as I got before I just started screaming.


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Jacob Ivy - over 3 years ago

I have to give this episodes points for some of the best riffs ever, unfortunately the movie was SO bad it actually kind of overwhelmed them and it really drags the episode down on my list.


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Calvin Morie McCarthy - over 3 years ago

Hands down, one of the best !


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John Belleville - over 3 years ago

"Breathing knocks the wind out of this guy"


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Mark Eddleman - over 3 years ago

Dunno if anyone else was curious as me but....
http://www.mst3k.com/store/product.php?productid=41&cat=10&page=1
You know you want me, baby!!


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timeofthecapes - almost 4 years ago

I reccomend link 3 for the full episode, link 1 has an AV desync.


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LostHighway - almost 4 years ago

Before The Matrix, there was Fingal's bungled doppel.


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Ryan J. - almost 4 years ago

The baboon sequence is actually re-used footage from a nature documentary film about Africa called "Animals Are Beautiful People", which I watched almost religiously as a kid. Can't believe they showed up again! hah. The guy who made that movie would go on to direct "The Gods Must Be Crazy."


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Neil Connery - almost 4 years ago

Raul Julia, rabid anti-anteater rhetoric, and a violent mail-order baboon named Henry Kissinger... yup, this one"s looking to crack my top five.


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Alex Stefanic - almost 4 years ago

The reason this movie doesn't make much sense is because it's unfinished. They ran out of money before they could shoot several scenes and just released it as is.


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NS - almost 4 years ago

Check Mary Jo trying to keep a straight face during her duet with Bill. :-D