[Reel Insights – A Continuing Series on Movies and Television Programs that Convey Unexpectedly Profound Spiritual Ideas.]
Death as Transformation
This clip is from the final episode of a TV show called "Mystery Science Theater 3000." In their spaceship called the Satellite of Love, the hosts of the program, Mike Nelson and his robot pals Crow, Tom, and Gypsy, bump up against the edge of the universe, and - essentially - die. But, of course, they do it in their unique, fun-loving way! Watch them as they drop their corporeal bodies and become pure energy.