Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (abbreviated as MMPR) is an American
United States
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 live-action children's television series
Children's television series
Children's television series, are commercial television programs designed for, and marketed to children, normally scheduled for broadcast during the morning and afternoon when children are awake. They can sometimes run in the early evening, for the children that go to school...

 based on the 16th installment of the Japan
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ese Super Sentai
Super Sentai
The is the name given to the long-running Japanese superhero team genre of shows produced by Toei Co., Ltd., Toei Agency and Bandai, and aired by TV Asahi...

franchise, Kyōryū Sentai Zyuranger. Both the show and its related merchandise saw unbridled overnight success, catapulting into pop culture in mere months. Under the original name Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, the series ran from 1993 to 1995 and spawned the feature film Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie is a 1995 American superhero action fantasy based on the television series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers on Fox Kids. It featured the characters and actors from the series itself, and used the zords from Ninja Sentai Kakuranger...


The second and third seasons of the show drew on footage and elements from the Super Sentai series Gosei Sentai Dairanger
Gosei Sentai Dairanger
is a Japanese tokusatsu television series. It was the seventeenth production in the long-running Super Sentai franchise of television tokusatsu dramas produced by Toei Company, following Kyōryū Sentai Zyuranger. It was originally broadcast from February 19, 1993 to February 11, 1994...

and Ninja Sentai Kakuranger
Ninja Sentai Kakuranger
was TOEI Company Limited's eighteenth production of the Super Sentai television series. The name given to this series by Toei for international distribution is Ninja Rangers....

respectively, though the Zyuranger costumes were still used for the five main Rangers and several regular villains.

Kimberly: What's going on!!!

Tommy: Kimberly!

Kimberly: Tommy!!!!

Samurai Fan Man: (laugh) (Kimberly screams, Tommy fell into a ground.)

Kimberly: Tommy!!!!

Kimberly: Where am I? Tommy? TOMMY! (Samurai Fan man joins with Goldar, Baboo, and Squatt, they laugh.)