South Park: Season 1, Episode 12

Mecha-Streisand (18 Feb. 1998)

TV Episode  -   -  Animation | Comedy
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.9/10 from 1,102 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Barbra Streisand comes to South Park after she learns that the boys have discovered a mysterious ancient stone. She hopes to unlock the stone's magical powers and transform herself into a deadly robotic giant.



(created by), (developer), 6 more credits »
0Check in

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Related News

Best of South Park Season One Quotes
| TVfanatic

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 13 titles
created 24 May 2012
a list of 578 titles
created 11 months ago
a list of 29 images
created 10 months ago
list image
a list of 42 titles
created 2 months ago
a list of 38 titles
created 2 months ago

Related Items

Search for "Mecha-Streisand" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Mecha-Streisand (18 Feb 1998)

Mecha-Streisand (18 Feb 1998) on IMDb 7.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of South Park.

User Polls

« Previous Episode | 13 of 260 Episodes | Next Episode »





Episode complete credited cast:
Mary Kay Bergman ...
Barbra Streisand / Mayor McDaniels / Sheila Broflovski / Screaming Woman (voice) (as Shannen Cassidy)
Stan Marsh / Eric Cartman / Mr. Garrison / Tom the News Reader / Quadriplegic Swiss Man on a Pony / Leonard Maltin / Officer Barbrady / Director / Clam Girl #1 / Tom the News Reporter / Japanese Singer / General / Ned Gerblansky (voice)
Kyle Broflovski / Kenny McCormick / Anthropologist / Pip Pirrup / Milo / Sidney Poitier / Clam Girl #1 / Jimbo Kern / Ted / Jesus (voice)
Chef (voice)
Robert Smith (voice)


While on a field trip, Cartman discovers what looks like an ancient Indian arrowhead. He tosses it away as garbage but Kyle decides to keep it in his room. Soon after, a strange woman who keeps insisting she's an important star arrives in South Park demanding the stone. Little do they know the woman is actually Barbra Streisand, who is seeking the stone to unlock the terrible power it holds. Only the kids, with the help of Chef, Leonard Maltin, Sidney Poitier and Robert Smith, can stop her before it's too late. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Animation | Comedy


TV-MA | See all certifications »




Release Date:

18 February 1998 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


In the opening scene, Cartman offers to "rochambeau" (that is, groin-kick) the British-accented Pip over possession of an arrowhead. Rochambeau was a French general who aided America in its War of Independence against England. John Trumbull's painting "The Surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown" shows British general Cornwallis surrendering to the French troops of Rochambeau on one side and the American troops of George Washington on the other. See more »


[Cartman is on an anthropological dig with the rest of the class]
Eric Cartman: [singing] Days never endin', massa got me workin', someday massa set me free!
See more »


Spoofs Godzilla (1954) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

Very funny!
29 September 2008 | by (Canada(Montreal,Quebec)) – See all my reviews

Mecha Striesand is a very funny episode of South Park.Cartman finds a triangle during a field trip and throws it away, Kyle then picks it up and gets all the credit for finding it but Cartman now wants it back.He always complains about how he found the triangle until Kyle gives it to him.Meanwhile Barbra Striesand comes to South Park looking for the triangle.She wants it so she can turn into Mecha Striesand(a metal godzilla like version of herself) and take over the world.Now Chef and Leonard Maltin must stop her.Leonard Maltin also gets Sidney Poitier and Robert Smith of the cure(who guest-stars in this episode) to help try and stop her.This is a really funny episode with some hilarious scenes! A great classic South park episode.

4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Petition for Mysterion tufreeh
Most polarizing episode of South Park ever? napgar1982
Season 18 (LONG ) shamsterdamz
Hard to imagine arkayenether
PewDiePie Reference? (UPDATE: CONFIRMED CAMEO) Robsonmonkey
We're irrelevant and that's okay! DaDudeAbides
Discuss Mecha-Streisand (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: