Recap / Mystery Science Theater 3000 S 04 E 13 Manhunt In Space

Film watched: Manhunt in Space.

This MST3K presentation contains examples of:

  • Biting-the-Hand Humour: After a character says "There's like a million to one shot we'll ever be seen" Crow chimes in with:
    Crow: Oh, they're on Comedy Central
  • Breaking the Fourth Wall: Servo does this shortly after the beginning credits for the movie.
    Servo: Look, it's the MST3K logo up there!
    Joel: You're not supposed to know about that.
  • Call-Back: Crow has trouble differentiating this film from Fugitive Alien.
    Crow: I don't get why Ken and Tammy and Captain Joe are flying to the planet with the guy in the mime getup, and all that "Tried to kill him with a forklift!"
    Joel: Uh, Crow, listen, that was, like, twenty experiments ago.
    Crow: It was?!
  • Even Evil Has Standards: When it comes out that Servo is partly colorblind, Dr Forrester immediately starts mocking him by pointing at different colored objects and asking, "What color is this?" before feeling guilty and apologizing.
  • Have a Gay Old Time: The crew gets a lot of mileage about Winky's "gay nightlife."
  • Hypocritical Humor: Servo makes fun of the movie's Off-the-Shelf FX, prompting Joel and Crow to look around at the kitbashed SOL set.
  • Mondegreen: Queen Cleolanta's henchman Atlasan shall hereinafter known as "Ampersand."
  • SpaceX: Lampooned to hell and back.
  • 0's and 1's: Parodied, during General Hospital:
    Servo: The body sees a hernia as a series of ones and zeros.