When zany mad scientist Dr. Clayton Forrester and his loopy assistant Frank get bored with their work at the Deep Thirteen research center, they kidnap Joel the janitor and shoot him into orbit on the Satellite of Love. While in space Joel builds wacky robot sidekicks Tom Servo and Crow T. Robot to help him withstand an onslaught of grade 'Z' movies that the mad scientists force him to watch. Written by
Jeremy Lunt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Making unwatchable movies essential viewing.
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Did You Know?
The invention exchange at the beginning of each episode ended shortly after Joel Hodgson
left the show, since Joel always came up with the inventions. The tradition continued after Mike arrived, but only for a few episodes. See more
Joel and Mike's head mics are often visible when they turn their heads during theater sequences. See more
Bobo, we have to do something. Please tell me you're not a pod.
Oh, me? Noooo. Everybody else is down here - not me. You know why not me? Because the monkey isn't good enough... AGAIN. Should we assimilate the monkey? Noooo. The monkey's got a red butt. Stupid monkey's got a red butt. Does the monkey want a BAH-NAH-NAH?
It takes its toll, Mike.
In some episodes Torgo's theme from 'manos' the hands of fate plays in the background of the credits See more