Major Spoilers Question Of The Day: Whirlwind Pyramid Edition


When Mystery Science Theatre 3000 was on the air, they made much hay out of the imported/adapted films of Sandy Frank, to the point where he was tabbed asthe source of all [their] pain.”  I always found hilarity, not just in Joel’s dancing, but in the fact that, when I was a lad, Sandy Frank meant liquid awesome in the form of BATTLE!  OF!  THE PLANETS! planetsplanetplanets  Of course, things were different in the 1970s, and perhaps there wasn’t as much quality competition for my proverbial dollar, but BoTP is one of the entertainments of my childhood that totally still holds up (especially the music.)  Of course, it’s pretty common in comic book circles for a creator to end up on both my Best and Worst lists, something that should be obvious to anyone who ever read ‘Holy Terror,’ which makes me wonder whether anyone else has Love/Hate relationships with their favorite creators…

The MS-QOTD (pronounced, as always, “misquoted”) is trying to suggest something about the duality of man, the Jungian thing, SIR, asking: Whose work do you find to be the most inconsistent of your favorite creators/performers?