Recap: Mystery Science Theater 3000 S 09 E 09 Gorgo

The Vice President's unimaginative campaign slogan.

Film watched: Gorgo

Before being released on DVD and Digital, it only aired twice on its premiere day. It was taken down from rotation due to copyright disputes.

The Segments:

Prologue
  • Crow's nesting an egg for a Spix's macaw. He soon gains another egg.

Segment 1
  • Crow fires hot lead to weasels trying eat the eggs. Meanwhile, Pearl is in Los Angeles with film critic Leonard Maltin to present today's experiment, Gorgo. He says that the film sent two of his assistants to the hospital.

Segment 2

Segment 3
  • Mike tries to play Trivial Pursuit: William Sylvester edition with Crow and Servo, but the two don't care.

Segment 4
  • The Nanites set up a circus with live animals, carnival games, acrobats and Nate the Clown. Mike drops some quarters, which causes chaos and destruction to the circus and Nate the Clown.

Segment 5
  • Crow and Servo are screwed with the mob over erotic calenders, as they can't find a single woman in today's film. Mike points two; one in Nara Island, another during Mama Gorgo's rampage. Pearl and Maltin are shocked as the film gave no effect to Mike or the Bots. For a worse film, Maltin suggests one with Mickey Rourke, and teams up with Pearl for future experiments.


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