"Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return" Reptilicus (TV Episode 2017) Poster


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Ferdinand the Bull (1938) (Short)
"Oh, Ferdinand, no."
The Sky's the Limit (1943)
"It's a quarter to three... no one in the place... except Reptilicus and me... So set 'em up, Joe."
The Naughty Nineties (1945)
"Third base!"
Jour de Fête (1949)
"Ooh, this is a Jacques Tati bit."
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
Jonah and the bots sing "All I Do is Dream of You"
Godzilla (1954)
Referenced in Jonah's rap song
Bride of the Monster (1955)
"He tampered in God's domain."
The Killer Shrews (1959)
Mentioned in "Every Country Has A Monster" lyrics.
North by Northwest (1959)
"'North by Northwest' from the plane's point of view. Just got funded on Kickstarter."
The Twilight Zone: Time Enough at Last (1959) (TV Episode)
"I had all the time in the world."
The Flintstones (1960) (TV Series)
"It's amazing to think this kind of thing Fred Flintstone used to eat all day."
The Andy Griffith Show (1960) (TV Series)
"Even Denmark has an Andy Griffith."
King Leonardo and His Short Subjects (1960) (TV Series)
"Dreezle, drazzle, drozzle, drome, time for this one to come home."
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) (TV Series)
"Ellie Mae?"
McHale's Navy (1962) (TV Series)
Jonah and the bots hum the theme.
The Pink Panther (1963)
Jonah and the bots hum the theme.
Dr. Strangelove (1964)
Crow (as Dr. Strangelove): "Mein Fuhrer!"
A Hard Day's Night (1964)
"It's been a hard day's Reptilicus!"
The Munsters (1964) (TV Series)
Jonah and Crow sing the theme song
Gilligan's Island (1964) (TV Series)
Jonah and the bots sing the theme
The Sound of Music (1965)
Film: "There is no doubt it is alive." / Servo: "With the sound of music?"
Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
Tom: "Operation Beach Blanket Bingo is on the march."
The Great Race (1965)
"Push the button, Max."
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965)
Tom: "How to Regenerate a Wild Bikini"
Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) (TV Series)
Film: "Bones!" / Jonah: "Jim!" / Film: "Fossil bones!" / Jonah: "Fossil Jim!"
The Rat Patrol (1966) (TV Series)
Crow: "'Rat Patrol,' in color"
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Jonah: "Slugworth?"
Sanford and Son (1972) (TV Series)
"I'm comin', Elizabeth! I'm comin' for ya!"
The Bob Newhart Show (1972) (TV Series)
"Hi, Bob!"
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Tom (singing): "There's got to be a morning after."
The Wicker Man (1973)
"Are they building a wicker man?"
Happy Days (1974) (TV Series)
"Al Molinaro?"
Blazing Saddles (1974)
"Petersen only pawn in game of life." Later, "Candygram for Mongo!"
Convoy (1978)
Crow, Jonah, and Tom sing the title song.
You Can't Do That on Television (1979) (TV Series)
Mentioned by name
Village People: In the Navy (1979) (Video)
Song parodied with "Danish Navy."
The Muppet Movie (1979)
"Movin' right along! Footloose and fancy free!"
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Crow: "The calls are coming from inside the aquarium!"
Xanadu (1980)
Jonah and the bots sing the theme
The Elephant Man (1980)
Film: "I am!" / Jonah: "Not an animal!"
Chariots of Fire (1981)
Jonah and the bots hum the theme.
Galaga (1981) (Video Game)
"It's the kill screen for Galaga."
Dungeons & Dragons (1983) (TV Series)
Game mentioned.
Ghostbusters (1984)
"Don't cross the streams, Venkman!"
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1984) (TV Series)
"The Island of Sodor, no!"
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986) (TV Series)
"We're going on Oprah!"
Luxo Jr. (1986) (Short)
"Man, even the Pixar lamp is getting cranky."
Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986) (TV Series)
Servo: "What do you think we should do, Dr. Pee-wee Kissinger?" / Jonah: "The word of the day is 'carpetbomb'!"
City Slickers (1991)
"I crap countries bigger than yours."
Wayne's World (1992)
Newsies (1992)
"You're under military arrest for dressing like a newsie. I'm sorry, sir."
Sailor Moon (1995) (TV Series)
Referenced by Jonah
Sex and the City (1998) (TV Series)
"He's such a Miranda."
8 Mile (2002)
Jonah sings a brief parody of "Lose Yourself"
Bruce Almighty (2003)
"Only God can play God! And sometimes Morgan Freeman!"
Finding Nemo (2003)
"Hey brah, you find Nemo yet?"
2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)
"Reptilicus returns in 'Reptilicus: 2 Fast 2 Danish'."
The Wicker Man (2006)
"Are they a wicker man?"
Evan Almighty (2007)
"Only God can play God! And sometimes Morgan Freeman!"
Breaking Bad (2008) (TV Series)
"I'll call Walter White."
Adventure Time (2010) (TV Series)
"Here it is, on the back of this 'Adventure Time' poster, check this out."
Duck Dynasty (2012) (TV Series)
"You don't wanna be a duck on the new season of 'Duck Dynasty' on A&E!"

Referenced in 

Talking Dead: Do Not Disturb (2016) (TV Episode)
Chris Hardwick, the host of "Talking Dead", references a future appearance by his guest Jonah Ray in this and following episodes of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" (1988).
Talking Dead: Swear (2016) (TV Episode)
Chris Hardwick, the host of "Talking Dead", references a future appearance by his guest Jonah Ray in this and following episodes of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" (1988).
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Time Travelers (2017) (TV Episode)
"Ib Melchior? The Reptilicus guy?"


Reptilicus (1961)
'Reptilicus' is the featured movie in this 'MST3K' episode.

Featured in 

Last Call with Carson Daly: Dominic Purcell/Night Beats/Baron Vaughn (2017) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown during Baron Vaughn's segment.


Little Caesar (1931)
Jonah does his impression of Edward G. Robinson from this movie.
The Jack Benny Program (1950) (TV Series)
Tom's exaggerated way of saying "Yes?" parodies a character on this show.
Hans Christian Andersen (1952)
Jonah and the 'bots sing "Wonderful, wonderful Super Dragon", parodying "Wonderful Copenhagen" from this musical.
The Outer Limits (1963) (TV Series)
"Do not attempt to adjust the picture. We are controlling transmission." reads on Jonah's ship's screens, parodying what The Control Voice says at the star of each episode of this show.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
"It's more man than machine now. Twisted and goofy."
Def Leppard: Rock of Ages (1983) (Video)
Crow parodies the German words to this Def Leppard song during "Every Country Has A Monster".
Murray Head: One Night in Bangkok (1985) (Video)
Jonah parodies this song.
Barenaked Ladies: One Week (1998) (Video)
Jonah and the 'bots sing "Chickity-China the Chinese chicken" from this Barenaked Ladies song.

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