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Act III 

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 ... See full summary »

Director:

Joss Whedon
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Neil Patrick Harris ... Billy (Dr. Horrible)
Nathan Fillion ... Captain Hammer
Felicia Day ... Penny
Simon Helberg ... Moist
Nick Towne Nick Towne ... Bad Horse Chorus #1
Jed Whedon ... Bad Horse Chorus #2 / Dead Bowie
Rob Reinis Rob Reinis ... Bad Horse Chorus #3 / Moving Guy (as Robert Reinis)
Richard Partlow ... Mayor
Maurissa Tancharoen ... Groupie #1
Stacy Shirk Stacy Shirk ... Groupie #2
Steve Berg ... Groupie #3
David Fury ... Newsman
Marti Noxon ... Newswoman
Michael Boretz Michael Boretz ... Other Moving Guy
Lance W. Lanfear ... Hawaiian Shirt Guy
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Storyline

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 Erin B

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Plot Keywords:

super villain | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy | Musical | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 2008 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mutant Enemy See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

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 »

Goofs

After Dr. Horrible plants the darts in the center of the dartboard over Captain Hammer's photo, he goes over to his chair and the darts are scattered on the board. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Horrible: Here lies everything
Dr. Horrible: The world I wanted at my feet
Dr. Horrible: My victory's complete
Dr. Horrible: So hail to the king
Groupie #1: Everything you ever...
Dr. Horrible: Arise and sing
Dr. Horrible: So your world's benign
Dr. Horrible: So you think justice has a voice
Dr. Horrible: And we all have a choice
Dr. Horrible: Well now your world is mine
[...]
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Connections

References Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) See more »

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