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
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Notice that Billy never puts on the goggles that he has on his head until the end of act 3 when he is accepted into the ELE and officially becomes Dr Horrible. Until that point they are merely a prop for a wannabe. The goggles would seem to signify that 'Dr Horrible is here' as the song lyrics would attest. Billy is no longer the dominant personality and Dr Horrible has taken over. See more
In the credits the "Bestboy Grip" is listed at "Bestbot Grip". See more
Give my regards to St Peter... or whoever does his job... but in hell.
References Firefly: Ariel
Everyone's A Hero
Music and Lyrics by Joss Whedon
Performed by Nathan Fillion
Backing Vocals by Stacy Shirk
and Maurissa Tancharoen
Piano by Danny Chaimson See more