Kevin and Bill's re-enactment of a scene from David and Hazel: A Tale of Communication. Subtle and hilarious.
The riff of Casablanca, the ultimate statement that their choice of movies does not automatically mean they hate them.
Also their ultimate statement that a movie does not have to be bad to find hilarious riffs in it.
On Feb. 25th, 2013, Rifftrax set up a kickstarter account to get the rights to do a live-riff of Twilight. It took them a little over an hour to reach their goal of $55,000 (as of this writing, they're up to $92,000 on their first day).
As of March 14th they are nearly up to a quarter of a million dollars, and still have weeks to go.
As of completion of the Kickstarter campaign, they received nearly $265,000, nearly five times their goal.
Unfortunately, they couldn't secure the rights. However, they picked up something that's just as cheesy. Starship Troopers! (And they're doing it again!)
Mike and the boys proving themselves to be more than capable voice actors when they impersonated the Daleks in their riff of Dr. Who and the Daleks, a voice that other people would need a machine to create.
On April 1st 2014, Rifftrax teamed up with the National Geographic Channel to bring a three-hour "Total Riff-Off" special to TV. That's right, 15 years after MST's cancellation, the guys who made up its final cast come back to TV for one special night.
On May 2014, they ran another Kickstarter to do a live riff of another big-budget Hollywood movie. Which one? the 1998 Godzilla remake, that one! Within a day it met and exceeded it's goal, and unlike the Twilight riff where they ended up not getting the rights, they have a 100% guarantee that they will indeed be riffing on 'Zilla.
Helping in gathering the money were the promised bonus shorts: a fully re-riffed version of A Case of Spring Fever, another "At Your Fingetips" short, and the classic nuclear survival short "Duck And Cover".
Midway through the campaign they added a stretch goal: If they made it to $250,000 they would riff on Anaconda.
By the campaign's end, they not only met the stretch goal goal, but they exceeded the amount they received in the previous campaign by a couple hundred dollars.