TV Episode | TV-PG | | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Richard Bellero, a dedicated scientist, is working on experiments involving sending laser beams into outer space. His father, Richard Bellero Sr., believes the scientist isn't strong enough... See full summary »
The plot of an easily controlled male and an ambitious wife has parallels with William Shakespeare's Macbeth. The analogy is made clear in the line 'lust is what becomes of an aspiration when it is allowed to grow and become ambition' (cf Macbeth IV iii).
When this passion called aspiration becomes lust, then aspiration degenerates - becomes vulgar ambition - by which sin, the angels fell.
When Bellero tries to reassure his wife she is now free, the dialogue doesn't match the movements of his mouth.