Mork & Mindy

Season 2 Episode 5

Dr. Morkenstein

Aired Thursday 8:00 PM Oct 07, 1979 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Orson: You mean he's gone forever?
      Mork: No, he'll always be here (starts to cry) in my heart. Until next time, na-nu.

    • Mork: He was a robot, you see he was made of nuts and bolts, and I made him human.
      Orson: You created a monster?
      Mork: No, I made a friend.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • "Chuck The Robot" is in actuality, "Robby The Robot". Robby, as designed by Robert Kinosh-ita first appeared in the 1956 film "Forbidden Planet", and has made numerous movie and televsion appearances since. The original suit was retired in 1970. The version that appears in this episode is a recreation made by Fred Barton in 1974.

    • The title is a pun of Dr. Frankenstein, a character from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.