With America in a Captain Hammer frenzy Dr. Horrible invents a 'death ray' which he plans to use on the superhero at the unveiling of the new Captain Hammer statue. Penny is torn between the hero and the villain, realizing that she may have feelings for Horrible. The stand-off between Hammer and Horrible ends in an ultimately tragic event for the doctor. Horrible becomes a worldwide phenomenon. Written by
Did You Know?
Dr Horrible's Death Ray is in fact a prop from Joss Whedon
's show Firefly
(2002). It is an "alliance pulse rifle" that has been painted red and turned upside down and a "scope" attached to it. See more
In the credits the "Bestboy Grip" is listed at "Bestbot Grip". See more
Give my regards to St. Peter- or you know, whoever has his job... but in Hell.
Music and Lyrics by Joss Whedon
Performed by Neil Patrick Harris See more