We are introduced to Dr. Horrible who tells us through musical numbers about his plan for world domination, his arch nemesis; Captain Hammer and his long-time crush on the girl from the laundromat; Penny. Penny also happens to be falling for Captain Hammer after he 'saves her life.' Written by
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After Captain Hammer jumps on top of the van that Dr. Horrible is attempting to hijack, he punches and destroys the device Dr. Horrible was using to remotely control the van. The fist punching the device is Joss Whedon
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When Dr. Horrible connects into the electronic piece he threw onto the van carrying the Wonderflonium, his hand-held device reads it is 5:00 PM. A few minutes later, after changing into his outfit after the start of "A Man's Gotta Do," the same device reads 4:57 PM. See more
[responding to e-mails
Here's one from our good friend, Johnny Snow: "Dr. Horrible, I see you are once again afriad to do battle with your arch nemesis! I waited at Dooley Park for forty-five minutes..." Ok, *dude*, you are *not* my nemesis! My nemesis is Captain Hammer. Captain Hammer, corporate tool!... dislocated my shoulder... *again*... last week... Look, I'm just trying to change the world, ok? I don't have time for a grudge match with every poser in a parka! Besides, there's kids in that...
A Man's Gotta Do
Music and Lyrics by Jed Whedon
Performed by Neil Patrick Harris
, Nathan Fillion
, and Felicia Day See more