The Red Dwarf crew travels to "Waxworld" an android theme park, when Kryten discovers a matter transmission device. Lister and Cat are taken prisoner by Adolf Hitler, whilst Rimmer and Kryten leads a resistance group led by Albert Einstein and Elvis Presley against them. Written by
Did You Know?
The episode turned out to be director Ed Bye
's last. He had thought that Series IV would have been the last series and he agreed with his wife, Ruby Wax
, to direct her television show The Full Wax
(1991). He would however return to direct on Series VII and VIII. See more
When Rimmer and the Cat leave the living quarters to meet Lister and Kryten in Starbug, the chair that Rimmer was sitting in spun after he quickly got up. Since Rimmer is a hologram the chair should not have moved. See more
[looking out a prison window, after being captured by Hitler
Hang on, hang on, something's happening. Some kind of parade, or drill, but...
Hang on. These guys aren't Nazis. They're all wearing different period costumes. There's one looking like Al Capone, there's another like Mussolini, Richard III, Napoleon... Smeg, it's like all the worst people in history have been brought together in one place. My God, there's James Last. I recognize him from Rimmer's record collection.
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During the end credits, the Red Dwarf theme is sung in an Elvis Presley-esque way by Clayton Marks who portrayed Elvis in the episode. See more
Referenced in Universe Challenge