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[[caption-width-right:350:''City Limits''? Sounds like a clothing store for high school girls!]]

Film watched: ''Film/CityLimits''
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!!The ''Mystery Science Theater 3000'' presentation contains examples of:
* BerserkButton: Joel gets increasingly irritated with the Bots' repeated ''[[Series/TheNBCMysteryMovie NBC Mystery Movie]]'' riffs every time a flashlight appeared. By the start of the [[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S04E04TeenagersFromOuterSpace next episode]], Joel is putting them through BehavioralConditioning.
* CallBack: Frank singing "[[Film/TheGiantGilaMonster I sing whenever I sing whenever I sing]]" to himself during the opening skit.
** Joel makes a quick joke about a phone in the movie being the Cheese Phone that the Mads once used in a previous invention exchange.
** Crow loses his eyes in the first segment and says [[DullSurprise "help me"]] in the same inflection as the random blind man from ''Film/RocketAttackUSA.''
** Joel references ''Film/TheSidehackers'', ''Film/MightyJack'' and ''Film/PodPeople'' when singing to the credits, ending with his comparisons with a CurseCutShort.
* CelebCrush: Crow's crush on Kim Cattrall begins here and continues until ''Film/TheMagicSword,'' where his affections switch to Estelle Winwood.
* FilkSong: The guys make up their own snarky lyrics to the end credits rap.
* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: "Would you guys mind if I opened [[GagCensor my umbrella]] here, I just thought that--you never know when something..."
* GlassesPull: Observed in Kim Cattrall's character:
-->'''Tom Servo''': She just has those glasses so she can pull them off dramatically.
-->'''Crow''': [[CelebCrush I like it!]]
* SceneryCensor: Joel stands up just at the right time while holding an umbrella to obscure Rae Dawn Chong skinny-dipping.
* SeasonalRot: In-Universe. For their Invention Exchange, the Mads use Pop Star Tupperware to keep the freshness in pop stars, with Music/{{Morrissey}} as a start.
* ShoutOut: "[[Film/ButchCassidyAndTheSundanceKid Rules? In a knife fight?]]"
* {{Troll}}: Joel clearly was getting a kick out of using [[SceneryCensor his umbrella]].
* WithLyrics: The guys sing along with the end credits.

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->'''Bolo:''' [[TheStinger AHHHHHHH!!!]] ''[[TheStinger (gets hit with an RC plane)]]''
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