Puppets Who Kill

Season 3 Episode 1

Buttons On A Hot Tin Roof

Aired Friday 10:00 PM Feb 11, 2005 on The Comedy Network
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Episode Summary

Buttons On A Hot Tin Roof
Buttons is working at his new job as a handyman for a retired Colonel but his wayward nature quickly causes problems....for Dan!

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    Dan Redican

    Dan Redican

    Dan Barlow

    Bruce Hunter

    Bruce Hunter

    Rocko (Puppeteer)

    Bob Martin

    Bob Martin

    Cuddles (Puppeteer)

    Gord Robertson

    Gord Robertson

    Bill (Puppeteer)

    James Rankin

    James Rankin

    Buttons the Bear (Puppeteer)

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


    • TRIVIA (1)

      • Odds posted by Bill and Rocko for Dan's death at the hands of the Colonel:

        5- 1 : Shot & Stuffed
        4 - 1 : Sliced & Diced
        10 - 1 : Flagellation
        40 - 1 : Tarred & Feathered

    • QUOTES (5)

      • Bill: Dan, you're still alive!
        Rocko: Damn you! You living was a longshot! Now I have to pay off 50-1 !
        Dan: Sorry to mess up your plans.
        Bill: You know, it'd almost pay to strangle him on the spot.

      • Buttons: Well, Dan, good luck. Say the right thing and you get out of it. Say the wrong thing and he blows your balls off with a .45.
        Dan: Well, you're going to go with me to make things right with the Colonel.
        Buttons: What? Are you crazy? He could kill me!
        Dan: Well, either he does or I do! C'mon!
        (drags Buttons away by his nose)

      • Dan: (to Buttons) The guy impeds garden shears four inches into the door and you tell me I worry too much.

      • Dan: I teach you guys simple math and you use it for gambling!
        Rocko: You know what, you were right! Math is fun and exciting.
        Dan: You can't be a bookie!
        Rocko: Fine! I'll go back to selling crack.
        Dan: I guess being a bookie isn't so bad......

      • Dan: The guy's a military veteran and you're making out with his wife!
        Buttons: So? You said you wanted me to work with my hands.

    • NOTES (0)

    • ALLUSIONS (1)

      • The episode title is a play on words for the 1958 movie Cat On a Hot Tin Roof, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman. The Southern setting of the movie is emulated in the episode's trial scenes.