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#58:

MMPR 158: "Football Season".

Features Footage from: Zyuranger Episodes 2, 5, 6, 15, 16, 17, 21, 37, 38, 42, 49; up to 2 segments of Original Zyu footage (Zyu½); and episodes 7 & 13 of Zyu2.

The ep, with opening, lasts roughly 21:47;20 from very start to end of the end credits and past the Saban logo (also includes a bit of black slug for opening commercials and quickly post Saban logo).

"Today on" segment is about :30; by itself.

Opening is about 1:00;00 by itself.

Ending is about 0:30; by itself.

Opening Credits


The Episode Itself

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Original stock.

Angel Grove High School walkway, black guy runs around as two girls pass camera (one pointing to the right twice),
two guys following just behind to their side, one bouncing basketball.

Alternate take, with exact same extras, as shot in MMPR 112.
Fades in from black, fades out to next shot.

ZYU02.

Far shot exterior of Rita's Lunar Palace.

Recycled; transitions in via retracting iris effect.

ZYU16.

Squatt is looking into Repulsascope, then leans out, jumping up and down with arms up, alerting Baboo, who then peers inside briefly.
He tells Rita, who slides in near balcony railing, looking Earthward, appearing unhappy, holding right hand up then motioning it forth as she speaks and Squatt claps.

Recycled; still cuts off longer sequence.

ZYU15.

Close up of Baboo raising right index finger and nodding.

Recycled.

ZYU15.

Close up of Squatt, pointing at temple, then raising right index finger up, talking and nodding.

Recycled.

MMPR 142.

Real close on US Goldar's face facing our slight left on dark balcony, talking up a head-bobbing storm.

Recycled.

ZYU16.

Standing at balcony railing, looking past our right, Rita grumbles something then raises right hand and slaps down at railing.
Baboo, just behind her side, nods happily, while Squatt, behind Repulsascope, also nods.

Last bit of previously unused footage trimmed from this long,
already used sequence.

ZYU16.

Close up on Rita's hand as she slaps it against the railing twice.

Recycled.

ZYU02.

Static shot of Earth from the Lunar surface.

Recycled; Fades to black.

MMPR 107.

Aerial circling view of Angel Grove Park, the beginning.

Mostly previously unseen lead-in, with a little bit at end recycled;
Fades in from prior shot.

ZYU ORIGINAL FOOTAGE #69.

Squatt & Goldar stand at balcony railing, the former leaning against the rail, then clapping, as Goldar raises a fist then pounds it to his chest.
Squatt turns to him, taps his elbow and points Earthward, then faces forth and hops up against the rail, then back, jumping up and down, clapping, then pointing to Earth, as Goldar breathes menacingly.

Recycled, buts runs much longer at start than prior use, yet trims end.

ZYU49.

Four Putties flip over the camera under a partly-cloudy sky.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Close on Rhinoblaster as he gestures right arm up, then to sides, before covering face with both hands.

Altered to fit in Viewing Globe; slowed.

MMPR 101 & ZYU02.

Standard morphing sequence, main five.

Recycled. No flash; fades to white.

ZYU2 #13.

Red, Black, Blue, Yellow, and Pink Rangers flip kind of across and over the camera under a blue sky.

Fades in from white.

ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out sharply as the five Rangers land and turn to face Rhinoblaster, who stands in side foreground.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Red Ranger as he does both of his poses.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Black Ranger as he does both of his poses.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Blue Ranger as he does both of his poses.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Yellow Ranger as she does both of her simplified poses.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Pink Ranger as she does both of her poses.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the Rangers do their standard group pose.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Rhinoblaster, as he gestures right arm up, then to sides, before covering face with both hands.
Zoom out as he spreads arms, causing five Putty Patrollers in white American football uniforms to teleport in on both of his sides.

Start is recycled, but unaltered.

ZYU2 #13.

Side angle on line of five Football Putties as each one steps forth on left leg, bent, bracing left forearms outward.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as Rhinoblaster raises right arm, causing the Football Putties to cease their stance, slap the ground with their hand, then rush forth as a team.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the Rangers also pose on left-bent legs, motioning right arms to the ground, then rushing forth as a team.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the wall of five Football Putties collides with the wall of Rangers, each pressing against one another, but the Putties advancing to the right.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out from behind the Rangers as they continue to hold on as a human wall, all their heads pressed in between the Football Putties' sides,
feet sliding as the Rangers are pushed back by the advancing formation of Putties.


ZYU2 #13.

Panning up beneath the Football Putties & Rangers, we see at an upward angle Black, Yellow, Red, Pink, and Blue getting their holds broken and punched by their enemies.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the Rangers are flung across the field, fall and roll, getting up defensive crouches.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the Football Putties gesture arms to chest, then charge forth in formation, once more.


ZYU2 #13.

Side angle on the Rangers, as the Football Putties dash through them, causing all five to flip over onto their backs.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the Football Putties stand in a line and whip out their right-armed Bladehands (one has a Ballhand), raise them, then charge to our left.


ZYU2 #13.

Side angle again of the Rangers, as they've just recovered from the first advance, the Bladehanded Football Putties dash back through them,
sparkily slashing all five Rangers down as they pass.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as the Rangers flop onto the ground, writhing about in pain.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster steps in front of his line of Football Putties, raises arm, snaps fingers, sharp zoom in as he motions hands to face then outward.


ZYU2 #13.

Close side angle on Rhinoblaster as he releases a mist spray from his mouth to our right.


ZYU2 #13.

The Rangers stand and struggle as the mist sprays upon them, a flashing of light leads to a twirling purple energy whirlwind that spins upward, teleporting them all away.

Flashing, and purple energy effect added;
Fades to next shot.

MMPR Pilot.

Standard Command Center exterior.

Recycled; fades in from black.

MMPR 102.

Command Center's alarm light spins.

Recycled.

Original stock.

Close up of console, as Alpha's hand soon comes into frame, pressing, the big yellow button, holding it down for a moment, then pulling hand away entirely.

Not to be confused with near-identical shot in MMPR 151.

MMPR 107.

As Zordon talks, Alpha walks away from main console, clutching dome and wobbiling a little, then leaning in on camera, lights flashing in front of him.

End of partially recycled, but most of the start is new stuff.

MMPR 102.

Close-up shot of Alpha flicking switch on console, then pressing button.

Recycled.

MMPR 118.

Tommy's morphing sequence.

Recycled. Flash after bolt, and at end.

ZYU2 #13.

Green leaps up and at us with knees tucked in, then springs forth, punching both hands at us.

Fades in from white.

ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green punching two Football Putties in the chest at the same time.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green kicking Ballhand Football Putty in chest with right leg.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green kicking Football Putty in chest with left leg.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green, lording over the camera, and punching right into the screen.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green punching away final Football Putty in the shoulder.


ZYU2 #13.

Side angle on Green tucking in and backflipping away.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster steps back, as shot zooms out, Green lands across from him.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green, nod-talking a little with a fist raised, which he soon lowers.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom in past Green as Rhinoblaster raises arms and then gestures right arm.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green as he raises an angry fist, then charges forth.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster ducks under Green's kick, then blocks his arm when he tries to punch and hits back, then kicks at him, but the Ranger blocks.
Green punches, but misses the monster, tries again, but Rhinoblaster grabs and holds his arm with both hands.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Rhinoblaster's feet as Green's boots come together and jump in front of them.


ZYU2 #13.

Green leaps up and kicks both legs into Rhinoblaster at the same time.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster falls, rolls, gets up, gestures arm in a rage.


ZYU02.

Lunar Palace exterior, sharp zoom onto the upper tower.

Recycled.

ZYU ORIGINAL FOOTAGE #54A.

Upward shot, of Rita holding arms outspread and up at balcony railing, shouting at us, "...wand! Make my monster, GROW!", as she flings wand down past us.

Recycled.

ZYU05.

Rita's Wand soars to Earth in space.

Recycled.

ZYU05.

Rita's Wand passes through the atmosphere.

Recycled.

ZYU05.

Rita's Wand stakes into dirt.


ZYU05.

Rita's Wand unleashes energy from its center orb.

Recycled.

ZYU05.

Rita's Wand's energy ripples into the ground beneath causing a quake.

Recycled.

ZYU05.

Smoke bellows from big fault in ground.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster grows gigantic amid continuing updraft of smoke.


ZYU2 #13.

Giant Rhinoblaster looms over normal sized Green Ranger, who runs from side to side, trying to avoid the monster's hand swiping at him.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green, looking up, whipping out Dragon Dagger, then holding it to mouthpiece and playing it like a flute.


ZYU21.

Downward shot of pier edge against the bay, as the fully submerged Dragonzord, red eyes visible beneath the waves, approaches, unsettling the water above him.

Recycled.

ZYU21.

Side angle on the bay waters bubbling up ferociously, beside the edge of the docks.

Recycled; trims waters spilling over.

ZYU21.

Closer on the bubbling waters, as the head of the Dragonzord rises from beneath the waves.

Recycled.

ZYU21.

Water sprays through the air as Dragonzord's tail tip lifts up out of the sea and is flung at camera.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green playing Dragon Dagger like a flute.

Recycled; trimmed to just the playing.

ZYU2 #13.

Slow zoom out as Dragonzord walks into the city, faces Rhinoblaster, raises arms and roars.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom in on Rhinoblaster, raising arms, then lowering them with some gusto.


ZYU2 #13.

Dragonzord gestures arms, then turns to his right, whipping back his tail.


ZYU2 #13.

Repeat, a little farther away, as Dragonzord whips tail into the screen.


ZYU2 #13.

Sparkily slashed by the tail, Rhinoblaster is unfazed, then lunges forth, locking hand in hand with Dragonzord, before breaking free,
then sparkily butting him in the chest with his horn. Dragon tries to hit as he passes, but the monster dodges, then kicks back, it's blocked, punches, but misses.
Dragon whips tail around, Rhino ducks, then rushes up and sparkily butts into him again.


ZYU2 #13.

Close pan up from Dragonzord's stumbling-back feet, as he regains his bearings.


ZYU2 #13.

Real close on Rhinoblaster as he raises his right fist and punches us.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster sparkily punches Dragonzord in the chest, causing him to stagger back.


ZYU2 #13.

Real close on Rhinoblaster as he raises his left fist and punches us.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster sparkily punches Dragonzord in the chest again, causing him to stagger back.


ZYU2 #13.

Distant downward angle on Green, stepping forth, shifting about as he stands there in the field watching to our slight left.


MMPR 140.

Alpha turns from side console, holding a piece of paper, and walks closer to us, raising arms and talking to our upper left for a moment.
As camera pushes in on him, he looks at the paper, talking, raising arm, touching head dome.

Recycled, but runs longer on either end than initial use.

ZYU2 #13.

Continued from two shots ago, distant downward angle on Green, sharp zoom in as he suddenly raises his left forearm across chest and looks down at it.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green as he holds back of his left wrist close to his mouth, looking down at it, giving a little bit of talking movement twice.


ZYU2 #13.

Downward close angle on Green, who lowers left arm, looks upward our left, and steps forth.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as Rhinoblaster pulls out a sword, thrusts it at Dragonzord's passing tail, then slices it sparkily against him.


ZYU2 #13.

Close pan up from Dragonzord's stumbling-back feet, again, to his upper torso, lingering on him as he kind of jerks about in a daze.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green, who steps forth and looks to our upper right, spreads arms out to sides, shakes head, then puts right hand to chest for a moment.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out from Rhinoblaster, as he lowers his sword, raises arms up, then motions sword to mouth, before firing reddish beam from it.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on an explosion, the firewall eruption colors going from white, to yellow, to orange, to red, to black.


ZYU2 #13.

As the fireball erupts in the distance, Green Ranger is flung up, flipping over onto his back.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green as he falls onto his right side on the ground, then looks upward our left.


ZYU17.

Zoom out as Rita looks out from Repulsascope, laughs, talks, makes her way over to the railing, and Baboo approaches the 'scope.

Recycled; cuts just as we see Goldar.

ZYU2 #13.

Continued from two shots ago, Green quickly rises from the ground, reaching left arm up to our left, nod-talking, then spreading arms out with a nod.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster taps sword against left hand twice, then raises left arm up, gestures to face, sharp zoom in as he releases mist from his crowded maw.


ZYU2 #13.

Green finishes standing as the mist spray engulfs the screen, causing him to motion arms and dive to our right.


ZYU2 #13.

Green rolls into a crouch, and looks at Dragon Dagger, nodding, causing it to glow so brightly green it flares the screen to a flash.
Then in dramatic slow-motion, he stands and flings the gleaming green Dagger skyward.


ZYU2 #13.

The green glow of the Dragon Dagger is visible as it travels up within the mist spray of Rhinoblaster, causing the monster to jolt as it enters his mouth.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on the Green Ranger as he looks upward, then makes a right fist, looking down at it, before posing arms, then jumping up.


ZYU2 #13.

Green Ranger leaps directly up, arms raised, flipping as he reaches the top of the screen.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Dragonzord as he spreads arms out and roars, before releasing pose.


ZYU42.

In Dragonzord cockpit, slow zoom on Green Ranger as he nod-talks, then raises his left fist.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Close pan up of Rhinoblaster as he runs forth, raising sword and slashing it.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as Rhinoblaster sparkily slashes Dragonzord with sword, then tries it again, but this time, Dragon grabs his arm, holding it at bay.
Rhino leads him around, then they break off, allowing the monster to sparkily slash as he passes Dragonzord, then ducking under his tail,
before thrusting at him, but the Zord dodges. Rhinoblaster turns, raises sword and slashes at him once more.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Rhinoblaster sparkily slicing into Dragonzord, causing him to stagger back.


ZYU2 #13.

Yes, folks, the third different version of "pan up as Dragonzord staggers back" this episode, virtually the same as both prior.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster lowers sword, then motions both hands to horn, stepping forth and firing an orange energy beam from it.


ZYU2 #13.

Dragonzord gets pelted with a pair of spark bursts, before a third, larger explosion erupts on the ground around him.


ZYU42.

In right-tilted Dragonzord cockpit, Green Ranger ceases touching the glass, slumping down, then slowly raising arms upward desperately.

Mirror-flipped from source;
trims start to remove unmorphed ZyuGreen.

ZYU2 #13.

As Rhinoblaster is barely visible in distance, Dragonzord writhes on its stomach beneath an already-in-progress explosion of sparks,
which wafts into a huge cloud of smoke.


ZYU2 #13.

Green Ranger plummets from the sky, falling back-first from the bottom of the screen to the top.


ZYU2 #13.

Sharp zoom out as Green crashes onto his back amid a pile of smoking rubble, getting up to a crouch and nod-talking to our slight left.


ZYU2 #13.

Upward on the looming, giant Rhinoblaster, as he motions arms with a menacingly leaning in and out, before raising right leg up and stomping foot onto the screen.


ZYU2 #13.

Close on Green as he rolls to our right, amid more rubble, getting up, bent over, clutching chest, looking to our upper left.


ZYU2 #13.

The huge cloud of smoke suddenly flashes, as a purple swirl of energy spins about,
leading to the fully formed Megazord slowly stepping out of the smoke, then posing battle ready.


ZYU06.

Red Ranger looks at teammates in Megazord cockpit, whole team raises fists.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Close on Megazord's feet, as they come together and jump.


ZYU2 #13.

Megazord leaps up into the air, and punches both fists into the screen during zoom in.


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster gets sparkily punched in the face by both of Megazord's fists, knocking him back.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as Rhinoblaster rolls to a crouch, holding out sword, as Megazord's legs land in foreground, facing him.


ZYU2 #13.

Dragon Dagger spins as it descends from the sky.


ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out as Green Ranger catches the Dragon Dagger, holds it close and nods to it.


ZYU2 #13.

Sharp zoom in on Dragonzord, lying on its side and writhing amid the smoking ruins of a building.


ZYU2 #7.

Green Ranger, looking to our upper right, plays Dragon Dagger like a flute.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Extreme close-up on Dragonzord's chest plate as all five lights blink red.


ZYU2 #13.

Dragonzord springs to an upright position through the power of footage reversal!


ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster steps forth, zoom in as he holds sword forth.


ZYU2 #13.

Dragonzord walks over to Megazord, who looks at him, nods, then both face front, posing battle ready.


ZYU06.

Male Rangers raise fists in triumph, while Yellow grabs Blue's arm and Pink looks sharply to our right,
pointing to that direction, the Rangers all turning their attention that way, Red sitting up as he looks.

Recycled, but runs uncut for the first time.

ZYU2 #13.

Zoom out from Green as he stands amid the smoking rubble, looks to our upper left, raises the Dragon Dagger up, then plays it like a flute.


ZYU38.

In Megazord cockpit, the five Rangers mostly stand up from their chairs, look to our slight right, and give quick gestures of thanks.

Recycled.

ZYU38.

Dragonzord nods whole upper body in response.

Recycled.

ZYU2 #13.

Rhinoblaster lowers sword nervously, and jumps back, raising sword again following a zoom in.


ZYU38.

In Megazord cockpit, zoom in on Red as he makes a fist, then crosses forearm in front of chest.

Recycled.

ZYU38.

Zoom out as Dragonzord's chest plate shoots forth, while sides contract upward, creating a platform for the rising Megazord to lock into.

Recycled.

ZYU38.

In the cockpit, zoom out as the Rangers do a wrist-crossed arm gesture, then reach out with left hands open, before grabbing and shifting controls.

Recycled.

ZYU38.

MegaDragonzord spreads arms, the side danglers send glowing Z's to the chest, forming a big green energy circle with Z on it.
Zoom out as lights flash out, glowing occurs, and finally bluish-white power erupts around Z-ball as it's launched forth into the screen.

Recycled.

ZYU38.

The glowing Z ball smashes into Weaveworm, filling the area around him with a white light.

Recycled; cuts after the flare out.

ZYU2 #13.

Bright explosion bursts against Rhinoblaster, when it fades, he remains stunned amid sparks.
Upon falling on the ground, he then erupts into a quick but bright explosion, with a spark-burst chaser, rhinoblasting him for good.


ZYU37.

In the cockpit, the five Rangers each make a gesture of happy success.

Recycled.

ZYU06.

Zoom out from Rita's angry, screaming face, behind the Repulsascope, stomps her right leg onto globe,
causing Squatt & Baboo to grab each other and quivvering in fear as she gestures to forehead and whines.

Recycled; Fades to black.

Ending Credits


Updated 2010