Thursday, July 2, 2009

1966 "Mad" Lost In Space spoof

Heaven knows, "Lost In Space" was infinitely deserving of being lampooned, and Mad magazine does a good job of it. This spot-on spoof, scanned from my copy of issue 104, published July of 1966, came out while the show was still in first-run. Writer Dick De Bartolo accurately parodies the show's constantly-repeating situations, and artist Mort Drucker nails the charicatures; in all, it's truly funny!

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Oh, man... heh, heh, heh... (snort) oh, that was good.


  1. If your a fan of Morts, have yo seen this film on him yet?

  2. Stephen,

    Thanks for the link! I've heard of it but not watched it yet, I look forward to seeing it!

  3. Here's fanmade relaunch trailer for an LIS tv series. I especially like their choice for Dr Smith.

  4. Dr.Z,
    Thanks for the post, I liked it! It could be done really well.