"A.I.": A young programmer works long hours in the lab on the latest A.I. project. Funny that he can't ever remember leaving... "Gorblat's Jig": It's alien abduction meets fishing derby in this hilarious short subject. Recorded before a live audience. "A Distant Land": Years after leaving the planetary colony where she grew up, a woman returns as an Inspector General, only to discover that things have changed beyond imagining in this sci fi drama.
In the far North, near the US-Canadian border, there sits a little town where everything is a bit different. After a meteorite splashed down in 1975, all wireless communication was knocked out except for the tiny, low-power radio station operating out of the town's historic opera house. Now, 40 years later, the station, known simply as Radio Icebox, is fighting against mysterious aliens, zombie turkeys, disappearing gypsy women, men in black, and more! And it all keeps coming back to that meteorite....
"Not Like "Frozen Frights"! Be Aware..."
Enjoy these original, full-cast tales of terror set in the frigid Northland, including The Demon, The Woods, The Monster in the Ashes, and more.
"Tough Volume Levels"
A sampling of comedy from the Icebox Radio Theater, with much of it recorded in front of a live audience! 1) Coffee Landing World Conquest 02:25: An actual commercial for a local coffee shop. 2) The Customs Guard 8:31: An IBRT classic. A woman in a hurry and a customs guard with WAY too much time on his hands. 3) Have you Anything to Declare? 28:31: Peter Linus is the very definition of an "Ugly American", viewing Canada as the 51st state until the very fabric of the universe warps to change his mind.... Plus 13 additional hilarious skits.
When you live along an international border, the temptation to smuggle a small item or two (Cuban cigars, illicitly caught fish) across can be quite strong. When two women are asked to smuggle a box of steaks across, they readily agree. But the night is Halloween, and when the "steaks" end up eating a customs guard, there appears to be no way out in this comedy sketch from the Icebox of the Nation. Recorded before a live audience.
"You never think to look at the weather when you ice fish." So begins one man's amazing journey onto frozen lakes of Minnesota. Trapped by a vicious storm, a fisherman holds on against the horrifying thing that comes for him out of the storm.
"Great Frozen Tales"
Up north on the very edge of America is the town of Icebox, Minnesota. And in tiny Icebox there is a family of three lovely ladies; a daughter, a mother, and a grandmother who together run the local newspaper. And trouble simply cannot leave these three "Scoop Sisters" alone.
In this Valentine's Day special, young Louie Polanski, a Wisconsin teen growing up in the early 1960s travels down the eternal path of his first crush. But can Louie ask out the girl of his dreams without being murdered by the huge, athletic competition for her affections?
When the Regal family moves into a idyllic lake home for a few weeks of family fun, they don't think much of the dilapidated and obviously abandoned cabin next door. But as mysteries begin to pile up around the ancient structure, the Regal kids decide to do a little sleuthing to pass the time. Starring Brock Krahnke and Anna Remus. The first production ever by the Icebox Radio Theater.
With nowhere to go after the death of her husband, an old woman returns to the tiny town she left decades earlier. As the strain of living in an unfamiliar climate, and trying to reconnect with her daughter-in-law, builds, Minnie begins to hear voices in the large house she lives in. Soon, she must confront the demons of her past or fall victim to the harsh, Minnesota winter.