The Bridget and Mary Jo Appreciation Thread

New shorts

and a few weeks back they released this

Both are currently on sale this weekend (so pick 'em up before the night ends and save some change)

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oh man i didn’t know there was more to the farm family! i’ve only seen the free fall one they put up on youtube

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Which one is this? I might have to check out some fridge-related crafting.

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i’ve only seen the free stuff on youtube but mary jo and bridget are just the best

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It’s part of The Spring Collection. The other shorts in there are great as well.

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Sounds like one for the “Oops, all RAMchips” thread.

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On my first viewing I think the premise of the movie bothered me too much (the creatures mission, the teacher/student relationships) but on a recent rewatch, the riffing really hits the spot. Very funny material, I got a lot of laughs out of it.

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I’m a big fan of many of their riffs. The dynamic and attitude they bring is really fun and works for me every time. I was really excited about the teen-agers movies, but after I watched the first one I was done. B & MJ are awesome, I just couldn’t handle spending time with the “teenagers” in more movies. Especially the singing. Woof.

B & MJ = :heart:
teenagers = :poop:

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I handled those irritating Teenagers just fine, and while the movies give me a rash, the riffing on the “Of the Bride” series saved those. But the one I really struggle with, and I haven’t gone back to because it took me 3 nights to get through it, was Rescue Me - that movie, those characters… it was like fingernails down a chalkboard.

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Not too long ago I watched Scared to Death (the 80s version, not the Bela Lugosi one) on Amazon, and while I was watching it I couldn’t help but think how perfect it would be for Rifftrax.

Then, lo and behold, a few months later I saw they’d just released a version, and it was riffed by Bridget and MJ. I couldn’t have been more thrilled. Not only was their release timing impeccable, but it was highly cathartic listening to them say some of the same things I was thinking when I’d watched the movie the first time. Be still my riff-loving heart

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Woot, thanks for the heads-up! Was waiting for a sale to snag the full Film Crew line as well. Already have those on DVD, but having the digital versions will be more convenient.

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And I just bought 32 Bridget and MJ shorts on Thursday. If I’d waited a day or two…

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Yah, I’ve done that too, until folks here hepped me that Rifftrax has loads of sales and one usually doesn’t have to wait long for one to roll around. So now I build my wishlist and bide my time…

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Ouch!

They have frequent sales, and I’ll sometimes buy a few here and there from the guys (and lately, wind up disappointed to differing degrees - but I keep hoping I’ll stumble on another Lovely But Deadly or Super Monsters).

I’m all caught up on B&MJ, so now I just buy their new releases when they come out.

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Thanks to Last Woman On Earth I’ve warmed to the British duo of MJ&I. So now I’m stocking up on some of their titles as well. Late to the game here, but glad I’m giving them a go now.

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They can over-riff - really pack in the quips and drown out the movie, but they’ve got some goodies. I liked the Veil and Warning From Space. And yup, they worked well with the ladies on Last Woman.

BTW - for the sale, in addition to the B&MJ short, I also grabbed MK&Bs Money Plane (m’eh, a chuckle here or there), Mirror Mirror (better) and Gymkata, which, with the short was the best of the bunch.

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Yes, the Brits do get chatty without an adult present. I am enjoying them so far, but do prefer the ones where they team up with the ladies of riffing. Sadly only a few of those at the moment, but hoping for more.

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I watched their short The Maturing Woman for the first time ever a few days ago, and for some reason the slideshow at the end showing their pictures just got to me and made me teary-eyed and happy.

I’m smitten with these two. :purple_heart:

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I bought the two Mary Higgins Clark riffs and I really enjoyed them, but the Sherlock Holmes riffs are still my favorite Bridget and Mary Jo riffs.

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Yes, the Sherlock Holmes episodes with them are the best. The MHC ones are pulling ahead of the Teen-Agers for me, too, as they have less bad singing in them. :laughing:

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