Gilligan's Island: "V" For Vitamins (1966)

Genres - Comedy  |   Sub-Genres - Sitcom [TV]  |   Run Time - 30 min.  |  
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When the Skipper (Alan Hale Jr.) shows signs of losing his strength, the Professor (Russell Johnson) concludes that the Castaways are seriously deficient in Vitamin C. Alas, there is only a handful of orange seeds left on the island, which Gilligan (Bob Denver) is assigned to guard throughout the night. Inevitably, our hero falls asleep at his post, leading to a surrealistic "Jack and the Beanstalk" nightmare in which the Skipper is cast as the Giant! Incidentally, the "Little Gilligan" in the dream sequence is played by Patrick Denver, the real-life son of series star Bob Denver.

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