A escape pod containing a "Microbe" a genetically-engineered virus that eats metal and programmed not to harm glass has arrived on-board "Red Dwarf" and begins to eat away Red Dwarf. Left on-board "Red Dwarf" to die, Rimmer, Lister, Cat, Kryten, Kochanski and Holly find their own chance at finding a antidote is in a mirror universe where everything is opposite, and Rimmer is sent into the Mirror universe to find the antidote before Red Dwarf is destroyed along with Lister, Kryten, Cat and Holly. Written by
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The original planned finale was a two-part episode titled "Earth". It was to have the Red Dwarf crew arrive back at Earth only for the ship to accidentally destroy the world's major landmarks. This idea was discarded due to budget limitations. Doug Naylor
would blame the expensive special effects in "Pete" as the cause of the lack of budget for "Earth". See more
During the cell inspection scene the time on the alarm clock changes back and forth between shots. See more
Arnold Judas Rimmer, your life is over. Come with me. You will travel to the River Styx, where you will place a coin and...
Not today, matey.
[kicks him in the groin
Remember, only the good die young.
[He runs off
That's never happened before...
Adagio for Strings
Written by Samuel Barber See more