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Recap / Mystery Science Theater 3000 S03 E18: Star Force: Fugitive Alien II

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...Electric Boogaloo!

Film watched: Star Force: Fugitive Alien II

Now strap in tight, and let's get set for action,
To launch the ship out of the sand!
He tried to kill me with a forklift! Huzzah!

This is one of the nine Sandy Frank Japanese films originally used for a KTMA episode that was riffed again a few years later on Comedy Central.

The latter episode is available in the Gizmoplex here.

The KTMA Segments:note 

Segment 1

Segment 2

  • Crow and Servo try to get high from clothespins.

Segment 3

  • Crow tells Gypsum about Thanksgiving, at least how he thinks it goes.

Segment 4

  • Joel finds Gypsum with a clothespin, which lead him to show Gypsum about the effects of drugs. This involves Joel showing the Drug Glasses and smacking Gypsum back and forth.

The Comedy Central Segments:

  • Crow and Servo have a discussion about puppets and their symbiotic relationship to man, while Joel mediates.

Segment 1/Invention Exchange

  • Joel quizzes the 'Bots on how to identify different puppets as either a puppet or costume. Then, the Mads call to show off their invention, Big Noses. Coincidentally, Joel's invention also involves overgrown anatomy, the Big Head.

Segment 2

  • The movie gets so bad that it makes Servo's head explode! Joel has to perform emergency repairs in dramatic fashion.

Segment 3

  • The SOL crew presents the Captain Joe action figure! Now, you too can act out scenes with the Bacchus-3's drunken wreck of a commander (wetbar sold separately, existential void where prohibited).

Segment 4

  • The SOL crew sings the Fugitive Alien Medley. Don't tryyyy to kill them with a forklift!note 

Segment 5

  • Crow and Servo read through Leonard Maltin's movie guide, looking for film suggestions to give the Mads. Joel talks with them about who they think would be the perfect villain. Frank tries to prove to Dr. Forrester that he's evil, but all he can think to do is sing about baby ducks.

The KTMA version of Star Force: Fugitive Alien II provides examples of:

The Comedy Central presentation of Star Force: Fugitive Alien II contains examples of:

Alternative Title(s): Mystery Science Theater 3000 S 0 EK 03 Star Force Fugitive Alien II