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.
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
During the montage of newspaper headlines displayed during the final song, one reads "Heroes Girlfriend Murdered"; the headline should read "Hero's Girlfriend Murdered". See more
Justice has a name! And the name it has... besides "Justice"... is Captain Hammer!
Music by Jed Whedon See more