‘Queenie – Radar O’Reilly’
This parody of Queen’s ‘Radio Ga Ga‘ is really a stretch from the original concept of the video. I kept most of the ‘futuristic’ Fritz Lang ‘Metropolis‘ imagery’, but turned it into a tribute to Gary Burghoff’s character in M*A*S*H, Radar.
I don’t know why…’Radio Ga Ga’..’Radar O’Reilly’…It just sounded right!
Some nice little background gags in the 4rth panel of Page 1 giving nods to more modern sci fi references like the star ship Enterprise, a Tie fighter from Star Wars, Superman (in the wrong ‘Metropolis) and of course…George Jetson!
Here’s the original video by Queen: