History Recap / MysteryScienceTheater3000S08E04TheDeadlyMantis

7th Feb '16 11:20:39 AM Morgenthaler
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* XMeetsY: Mike describes the tunnel climax scene as "The cast of ''Film/{{Outbreak}}'' in ''Film/TheUntouchables''."

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* XMeetsY: Mike describes the tunnel climax scene as "The cast of ''Film/{{Outbreak}}'' in ''Film/TheUntouchables''."
7th Feb '16 11:20:25 AM Morgenthaler
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* TakeThat: "Hopefully John Madden was on that bus."

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* TakeThat: TakeThat:
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"Hopefully John Madden was on that bus."



** "Still, that was sadder than ''TermsOfEndearment''."

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** "Still, that was sadder than ''TermsOfEndearment''.''Film/TermsOfEndearment''."
22nd Nov '15 5:12:39 AM SpideyTerry
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* DirtyCoward: One of the tribesmen abandoning another when the mantis attacks:
-->'''Servo:''' Good luck!



* GeneralFailure: "Sir, I just remembered you didn't tell us what your plan is or anything!"



-->'''Crow:''' ''(as the mantis)'' We're very alike, you and I, General. Join me. No? You care too much, don't you? ''(laughs)''

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-->'''Crow:''' ''(as the mantis)'' We're very alike, you and I, General.Colonel. Join me. No? You care too much, don't you? ''(laughs)''



* PaperThinDisguise: In the tunnel, Servo suggests the mantis tries to disguise itself as a highway worker but is given away by his giant ovipositor.



-->'''Army General''': That'll put [the giant mantis] over [[{{Joisey}} Newark]] in a few minutes.\\

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-->'''Army --->'''Army General''': That'll put [the giant mantis] over [[{{Joisey}} Newark]] in a few minutes.\\




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* XMeetsY: Mike describes the tunnel climax scene as "The cast of ''Film/{{Outbreak}}'' in ''Film/TheUntouchables''."
22nd Nov '15 1:28:37 AM The_Glorious_SOB
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* IAteWhat: Crow takes great delight in telling Mike and Servo just what the well marbled, piquant meat they're eating is.

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* IAteWhat: Crow takes great delight in telling Mike and Servo just what the well marbled, well-marbled, piquant meat they're eating is.
16th Oct '15 11:37:34 PM nombretomado
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* ShoutOut: The bomb worshipers and the subsequent planetary destruction by said bomb is a clear reference to ''[[PlanetOfTheApes Beneath the Planet of the Apes]]''.
** Peanut getting blasted into the past references the sequel to ''Beneath'', ''[[PlanetOfTheApes Escape From the Planet of the Apes]]''.

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* ShoutOut: The bomb worshipers and the subsequent planetary destruction by said bomb is a clear reference to ''[[PlanetOfTheApes Beneath the Planet of the Apes]]''.
''Film/BeneathThePlanetOfTheApes''.
** Peanut getting blasted into the past references the sequel to ''Beneath'', ''[[PlanetOfTheApes Escape From the Planet of the Apes]]''.''Film/EscapeFromThePlanetOfTheApes''.
1st Sep '15 9:13:19 PM nombretomado
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!!The MysteryScienceTheater3000 presentation includes the following tropes:

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!!The MysteryScienceTheater3000 Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 presentation includes the following tropes:
9th Aug '15 5:04:16 PM AnotherGuy
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* IAteWhat: Crow takes great delight in telling Mike and Servo just what the well marbled, piquant meat they're eating is.
9th Aug '15 4:58:29 PM AnotherGuy
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* SayingSoundEffectsOutLoud: Since space has no noise, Servo supplies the sound of cars driving. "Watch, I'll downshift now!"
-->''(Tom Servo hums)''
-->'''Crow:''' What's that?
-->'''Servo:''' I'm idling.
2nd Jul '15 8:51:01 AM SomeNewGuy
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* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: In 2013, NBC declared that ''The Deadly Mantis'' was under their copyright due to apparently using one or more of their sets, making it considerably more difficult to find the episode online.
2nd Jul '15 8:07:00 AM TnAdct1
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* SkewedPriorities: Crow's main concern about Bobo and Peanut helping the religious cult detonate the "holy and everlasting Bomb" is that they're doing that instead of providing the Satellite of Love with this week's movie.
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