• Welcome MSTies!

    Hi. Welcome to Deep Ape, home to gratuitous amounts of Mystery Science Theater 3000-related news, reviews, and nonsense!

  • Staff

    Matt Sanderson
    Big Boss Man | contact
  • Housekeeping

    Deep Ape is not officially connected to Best Brains, Rifftrax, Cinematic Titanic, or Shout Factory and is 100% independent. The views expressed here are dumb, probably wrong, and they in no way represent the views of the aforementioned. Amen.

    If you have a claim on any audio or video posted on this blog, contact me and it will be removed. Also, if you have any tips, corrections, relevant information, or cash gifts, I encourage you to drop me a line.

    Creative Commons License
  • Advertisements

The Reason Volume 10 Was Recalled

For months, MSTies have been speculating as to why Rhino‘s Volume 10 collection was recalled just a few short months after its release. Well, MST3K forum-goer Travis has finally found a definitive answer. The Hollywood Reporter has a listing for a lawsuit filed in October by Toho, against Krypton International and, yes, Rhino. That’s right: As many supposed, it’s Godzilla vs. Megalon that killed the set. The lawsuit claims that the defendant, Krypton, “exploited the picture giving defendant Rhino the right to use it in an unauthorized work.” So, there you have it. What happened was, basically, what most people thought had happened: Krypton loaned out what wasn’t theirs to give.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: