Something Ventured, Nothing Gained #7

The Venture Brothers rewatch continues!

In this episode, the gang discusses “Trial of the Monarch” and “Return to Spider Skull Island”

Podcast notes!

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Hank and Dean at the opening of “Trial of the Monarch”, Hank as Indiana Jones and Dean as Thomas Magnum

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As if this caption was needed, it’s Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones!

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Thomas Magnum, played by Tom Selleck, from Magnum PI. Also frequently wears Hawaiian shirts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Are Chip and Dale dressed as Indy and Magnum in Rescue Rangers? You be the judge!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Brock in that sequence, dressed as Michael Knight

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David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight from Knight Rider

 

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Helper in the opening Sequence

 

 

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A rendering of the robot from 1998’s “Lost in Space” movie.

 

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Doc Hammer and Jackson Publick (creators of The Venture Brothers), on the jury, listening to Tiny Attorney, who was inspired by Quato from Total Recall.Quato

The Strangers from Dark City. Inspiration for the Guild of Calamitous Intent?

The Strangers from Dark City. Inspiration for the Guild of Calamitous Intent?

Officer Poncharello from CHiPs, played by Erik Estrada
Officer Poncharello from CHiPs, played by Erik Estrada

 

Tom of Finland, another of the nicknames the Monarch gives the dirty cop.

Tom of Finland, another of the nicknames the Monarch gives the dirty cop.

 

"The Fonz" or "Fonzie" played by Henry Winkler, the last of the nicknames Monarch gives the cop.

“The Fonz” or “Fonzie” played by Henry Winkler, the last of the nicknames Monarch gives the cop.

 

Rocky Horror

From left to right, Columbia, Magenta, Dr. Frank-N-Furter, and Riff-Raff, from Rocky Horror Picture Show

 

On the right, Rocky from Rocky Horror Picture Show

On the right, Rocky from Rocky Horror Picture Show

 

Brock as Rocky and Rusty as Dr. Frank-N-Furter

Brock as Rocky and Rusty as Dr. Frank-N-Furter

 

Dean as Riff-Raff and Hank as Columbia

Dean as Riff-Raff and Hank as Columbia

 

Dr. Slice! A soda that existed!

Dr. Slice! A soda that existed!

 

Master-Blaster, from Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome

Master-Blaster, from Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome