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#152:

MMAR 340 "Along Came a Spider".

Features Footage from (bold = new): Kakuranger, episode 19.

The complete program, from "Today On" to end of Saban logo, lasts roughly 20:36;26.

"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

Zordon Face 1.

Medium shot.

Number of uses this episode: 3.

Zordon Face 2.

Close shot.

Number of uses this episode: 1.

Source

Description

Edit Note

MMPR 109.

Static exterior of Billy's house.

Cuts pan down; fades in from black.

MMPR 202.

Straight upward angle on Lunar Palace, beneath Zedd's balcony, as dark stormclouds roll across the skies above.

Recycled.

MMPR 131.

Exterior of Billy's house, white truck with covered back passes by completely.

Recycled; fades in from black.

MMPR 322.

The cameraman is looking in the wrong end again! Oh wait, it's Rita's eye peering through the Repulsascope.

Recycled, maybe runs longer, or not.

KAKU #19.

A large spider slides down a thin strand of web inside a warehouse.

Altered to fit in Zedd vision.

KAKU #19.

Close-up on the large spider, hanging lifelessly.

Altered to fit in Zedd vision.
Cuts before fade into Japanese guy.

KAKU #19.

White lightning crashes upon Arachnofiend, as she rises up in the middle of a dark tunnel, electricity crackling about her glowing eyes.

Energy added.

KAKU #19.

Close-up on Arachnofiend, her white glowing eyes crackling with energy, and are the only thing visible in the pitch blackness.

Energy added.

MMPR 322.

The cameraman is looking in the wrong end again! Oh wait, it's Rita's eye peering through the Repulsascope.

Recycled again already.

MMPR 307.

Lord Zedd stands next to his throne, with staff resting against it, as he talks to our right, soon motioning right hand forth.

Recycled, but runs far longer at start.

KAKU #19.

The shadow of Arachnofiend rises against a cement wall, before dashing to our left.

Trims start to remove unmorphed Kakus passing by.

KAKU #19.

In the darkness, Arachnofiend pokes her head around a corner, eyes soon flashing and glowing to life.

Eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Her eyes continuing to glow through the darkness, Arachnofiend slowly steps out of the shadows, approaching menancingly.

Eye effects added.

MMPR 109.

Static exterior of Billy's house.

Recycled already; fades in from black.

KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend, shifting arms about as her eyes continue to glow and gleam brightly.

Trims start to remove transformation from Japanese guy;
eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend slowly creeps forward, eyes gleaming, before suddenly jumping up.

Eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Sharp zoom in on Arachnofiend, leaping at the camera.

Eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Side angle on Arachnofiend, jerking arm up and down while spewing a stream of webbing to our right.

Mirror-flipped; eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Again, a side angle on Arachnofiend, continuing to spew a stream of webbing to our right.

Mirror-flipped; eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend, eyes gleaming while still spewing a stream of webbing, now to our upper slight right.

Eye effects added.

KAKU #19.

Close-up on Arachnofiend, motioning right arm up near face, then jerking arm about before rushing to our slight right.

Altered to fit in Viewing Globe.

MMPR 335.

Complete morphing sequence, all five Aquitar Rangers, all at once.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend's eyes continuing to glow through the darkness.

Recycled, trimmed heavily, no effects.

KAKU #19.

Close-up on Arachnofiend, her white glowing eyes the only thing visible in the pitch blackness.

Recycled, without effects.

KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend's left hand sticks out from around a corner, fingers clenched and moving intently.

Transitions out.

KAKU #19.

Blue Alien Ranger falls, rolls, and gets back up, holding sword forth defensively, as web cocoon behind him writhes about.

Cuts zoom out from unmorphed Yellow in background.

KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend slashing at the screen as Black & White Alien Rangers follow behind him in cave tunnel.

Cuts end of pair of Rangers looking on.

KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend sparkily slashes Blue, turns, ducks under White's sword, then Black's, shoving him away, before facing Blue again,
ducking under his attack.


KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend then grabs Blue by the shoulders, turns him to our left, then lifts him up roughly.


KAKU #19.

Blue Alien Ranger is flipped over completely by Arachnofiend.


KAKU #19.

Sharp zoom out as Blue Alien Ranger falls to the cave floor, Black & White regrouping around him defensively.

Split to fit US footage of Red vs the monster.
I should mention the source had a usable Red vs Rito battle that was cut.

KAKU #19.

Continued, Blue begins to get up, as Black stands in front of him, motioning for his hip.

Split.

KAKU #19.

Close-up on Black Alien Ranger reaching down to holster, shifting dagger handle into Blaster mode, and pulling it out.


KAKU #19.

Black points Blaster forth as White & Blue watch from behind.


KAKU #19.

Black fires yellow energy from Blaster at Arachnofiend, who flips over, causing the blast to spark burst behind her harmlessly.


KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend, spewing a stream of webbing to our upper slight right.

Recycled, without effects.

KAKU #19.

Strings of webbing spray down upon Black & Blue Alien Rangers, prompting White to dive to our right, avoiding the same fate.


KAKU #19.

White Alien Ranger rolls to the side, then gets up, reaching out in protest.


KAKU #19.

Blue & Black Alien Rangers find themselves encased in webbing, they struggle to no avail, and soon fall to the floor.


KAKU #19.

Quick shot of Arachnofiend's slashing right hand.


KAKU #19.

White Alien Ranger spark bursts upon being struck by Arachnofiend into a spin.


KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend slashing right hand into the screen.


KAKU #19.

White Alien Ranger gets sparkily struck by Arachnofiend's pincher arm attachment, sending her twirling to the ground,
beside the writhing unmorphed Kaku Yellow... Uhh, I mean fully morphed Yellow Alien Ranger.


KAKU #19.

Zoom out as Arachnofiend gives a cackling motion, pointing forth as White Alien Ranger gets up before her.


KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend, punching into the screen again.


KAKU #19.

White Alien Ranger spark bursts, leaving her open as Arachnofiend slashes by, spark bursting her again into a tumble.

Follow-ups of White getting beaten more by monster are cut.

KAKU #19.

(Unmorphed, shh) Yellow Alien Ranger, standing in his web cocoon, weapon glowing yellow, before a shimmer of light erupts into a bright spark bursting.
Freed from his webby binds, he rushes forth, morphed.

Yellow energy briefly added to match prior US insert shots.

KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend turns and reacts, pan downward right to White Alien Ranger, lying on the ground, briefly pushing up on her arms but falling back down.

Cuts follow-ups of Yellow sword-slashing the monster a few times.

KAKU #19.

Against a black backdrop, Yellow Alien Ranger raising his sword high into the air, turning blade to the side.


KAKU #19.

Still against black backdrop, Yellow Alien Ranger lowers sword, poses, then with blade glowing,
slashes a large yellow triangle symbol into the air before him, zoom in as he finishes.

Despite cutting all other Rangers' sword attacks in previous eps,
they let this one get used. Odd.

KAKU #19.

The large yellow triangle symbol cuts into Arachnofiend, shimmering and flaring, before turning into a superimposed explosion.


KAKU #19.

Turning away from Yellow Alien Ranger, Arachnofiend repeatedly spark bursts.


KAKU #19.

Repeat, closer, on Arachnofiend repeatedly spark bursting.


KAKU #19.

Blue & Black are broken out of their web cocoons by White, as Yellow regroups before the recovering pair.


KAKU #19.

Chest smoking, Arachnofiend motions arms about.


KAKU #19.

Thundercloud crackles with bluish electricity, and erupts with a downpour, not of rain, but of multiple bolts of unnatural lightning.

Recycled, per source.

KAKU #19.

Bluish lightning pours down upon Arachnofiend, causing her to glow golden as she begins to grow gigantically.


KAKU #19.

Ripping through the top of a building, giant Arachnofiend sprays debris everywhere as she rises up and stretches arms,
now sporting a huge metal wheel attached to her back.


KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend towers above us, leaning back widely.

Split.

KAKU #19.

Red Alien Ranger turns around and looks up to our upper slight left.

Pushed back in source to fit between shots.

KAKU #19.

Continued from two shots ago, Arachnofiend towers above us, finishing the leaning back, and firing a pair of eye energy beams to our lower right.

Split.

KAKU #19.

Red Alien Ranger is overwhelmed when a massive explosion bursts before him.


KAKU #19.

Red Alien Ranger is flung into the air by a massive fireball explosion bursting behind him.

Follow-up landing is replaced by US footage.

KAKU #19.

Arachanofiend continues towering above us, raising arms and nodding.

Follow-up Borg summoning shots replaced by US footage.

KAKU #19.

Five golden glowing balls streak across the scene, and in a flash of swirling energy, form into the five Battle Borgs, posing.

Cuts follow-up of Red entering Borg's forehead.

KAKU #19.

Zoom out from Arachnofiend, ready to fight, as seen between Red Battle Borg's legs.


KAKU #19.

Close on Red Battle Borg, shifting to battle ready pose, then rushing forth, as the rest of the Battle Borgs dash about in various directions.


KAKU #19.

Red's POV, as the camera speeds toward Arachnofiend.


KAKU #19.

Close on Red Battle Borg as it rushes up and kicks right leg into the screen.


KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend dodges Red Battle Borg's kick, then begins to slash right pincher arm at it.


KAKU #19.

Close, side angle, on Red Battle Borg, blocking the monster's pincher arm and then punching it down.

Cuts pan over to Red repeatedly punching monster in face.

KAKU #19.

Close on Red Battle Borg punching right fist into the screen. Repeat with a different take for effect.


KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend spark bursts upon being chest-punched by Red Battle Borg.


KAKU #19.

Pan up as Arachnofiend staggers back, but recovers.


KAKU #19.

Blue & Black Battle Borgs leap up and punch their right fists forth.


KAKU #19.

White & Yellow Battle Borgs leap up and kick their right feet forth.


KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend getting sparkily punched by Black & Blue.


KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend getting sparkily kicked by Yellow & White.


KAKU #19.

Upward shot of Arachnofiend being flung across the partly-cloudy sky.


KAKU #19.

Arachnofiend flips over onto her back, quaking the area, but still getting back up.


KAKU #19.

Red Battle Borg, facing our right, rushes into frame, and raises fist near its mouth.

Cuts follow-up of Borg doing connected hand gesture.

KAKU #19.

Five streaks of Ranger color fire in and materialize into the five Shogunzords, three atop the mountain, two in front,
as they motion arms out in unison, then lock hands in front of chests, then turn back into energy,
coming together into Red, forming, in a series of flashes, into the Shogun Megazord, lowering arms amid huge bolts of lightning.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Pan up, close on Arachnofiend, as she races forth, jerking arms from side to side.


KAKU #19.

Close on Shogun Megazord, zoom in on its face as it tilts head forward, lightning flashing off-frame.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Close on Shogun Megazord's right shoulder symbol of the golden fish thing, shimmering, zoom out as in a flash of golden light,
the hilt of its Saber materializes in its right hand.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Close-up on Shogun Megazord's Saber, as a blade of flames spews out from the fish's fanged mouth.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Close on Shogun Megazord, as it slowly points its Saber's blade of flames into the camera, engulfing it.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Against a black backdrop, Shogun Megazord begins to motions flaming saber around.

Recycled, trimmed heavily to just start, per source.

KAKU #19.

A flash, flare and shimmer of energy, as Shogun Megazord, Saber raised high, slowly steps forth and slashes flaming blade diagonally downward.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Repeat, closer, on Shogun Megazord slashing flaming blade of its Saber diagonally downward through the screen.

Recycled.

KAKU #19.

Close on Arachnofiend as the flames cut across her, causing her to flare and shimmer.


KAKU #19.

Close on Shogun Megazord as it holds up its left hand vertically in front of its face, and nods.

Recycled, per source.

KAKU #19.

Shown between Shogun Megazord's legs, Arachnofiend collapses, and then explodes massively.


MMPR 202.

Straight upward angle on Lunar Palace, beneath Zedd's balcony, as dark stormclouds roll across the skies above.

Recycled.

MMPR 325.

Lord Zedd motions arm while talking to Rita, who has her back to us in foreground right, an hourglass visible (shh!).

Recycled.

MMPR 325.

Continued, Lord Zedd raises right arm up to left shoulder and releases, prompting Rita to step closer, still with her back to us in foreground right,
an hourglass visible (shh!).

Recycled, but runs a little longer at end.

MMPR 325.

Continued, Lord Zedd is much closer to Rita, motioning right hand as he talks, Rita, still with her back to us in foreground right,
an hourglass visible (shh!).

Recycled, cuts before she turns.

MMPR 217.

Command Center exterior, close, ground level angle.

Recycled; fades in from black.

MMPR 340.

30 second montage of extended gags from the ep.

Altered to fit in end credits.


Updated 2011