Cleopatra 2525

Season 2 Episode 13

Noir or Never

Aired Monday 8:00 PM Feb 26, 2001 on
out of 10
User Rating
14 votes

By Users

Episode Summary

Noir or Never
An agent from the sinister Bureau of Health is assigned to track down a "thaw" named Cleopatra.

Who was the Episode MVP ?

No results found.
No results found.
No results found.

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


    • TRIVIA (3)

      • Gunpowder was declared illegal before the Baileys took over the surface.

      • We discover that Marcus, Voice's first Team Leader, is a thaw (someone criogenically frozen) like Cleo. That explains his preference for out of date weaponry.

      • Cleo has a busy time. She sings the torch song "I Get A Kick Out Of You", she gets a boyfriend, and she indulges in fisticuffs (successfully, surprisingly enough).

    • QUOTES (5)

      • Cleopatra: So Marcus was here 'til midnight three days ago. Supposed to meet a big guy about Betrayer information. Somebody must have followed him out.
        Hel: How do you find all this out?!
        Cleopatra: I pour myself into this dress and the boys start pouring out their hearts.

      • Cleopatra: (to her friends) Careful? Nothing bad ever happens at a karaoke bar!

      • Drack: (trying to find which woman had a donated kidney) Hey sweetheart, are those your original organs? (the woman responds by slapping him)

      • Cleopatra: (in referrence to the discovery of the tracker her new boyfriend just planted on her) No, he just likes keeping tabs on a girl he likes, like a stalker, only nicer!

      • Mauser: We should have no trouble synthesizing a vaccine from Cleo's immunities.
        Hel: Well congratulations, Cleo. You just saved the Underworld.
        Cleopatra: Again?

    • NOTES (0)

    • ALLUSIONS (5)

      • Cleo (to Drack): Is that all I am to you? A thaw? Some kind of 'Typhoid' Cleo?

        Typhoid Cleo is an allusion to the famed Typhoid Mary, the first woman in the United States to be identified as a healthy carrier of typhoid fever.

      • When Cleo enters the lab after seeing Drack for the second time she sings, "I Could Have Danced All Night", from the musical My Fair Lady.

      • Cleo: (talking about a man who attacked Drack) ...And all of a sudden this WWF wannabe bulldozes him.

        Cleo is making an allusion to the wrestling organization, the WWF, which is owned by Vince McMahon, where most of the men a very large and muscular.

      • Cleo's song "I Get A Kick Out Of You" was first recorded by Dinah Washington.

      • Film Noir
        The title is an allusion to the movie genre "film noir", which usually includes a down and out private eye and a shady lady.