Young film student tries to sell his weird movie to a desparate film producer who is in need of a tax write-off. The producer screens the film "Lobster Man From Mars". What follows is one of the most bizarre and funny film within-a-film sendups: Mars suffers from an air leakage, and send the dreaded Lobster Man to Earth to steal its air. The plot is foiled by a mad scientist, a girl, and an army colonel. The producer buys the movie, but it makes a huge profit and the producer is sent to jail, with the film student taking his place as the studio hot shot Written by
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Although shot using 35mm film, this was the first feature length movie to have its picture and sound post production completed entirely by means of video technology. No traditional film post production methods were used. Only the final release print used 35mm film. See more
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No Lobsters Were Harmed During This Production, Only Eaten. See more
References The Producers
Written by Kate Pierson
(uncredited), Fred Schneider
(as F. Schneider), Keith Strickland
(uncredited), Cindy Wilson
(uncredited) / Ricky Wilson
(as R. Wilson) See more