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The steam-powered giant tarantula from "Wild Wild West" (1999)

The steam-powered giant tarantula from “Wild Wild West” (1999)

Artemus Gordon: We have the element of surprise. What does Loveless have?

[They look down into a canyon]

Artemus Gordon: He has his own city.  

[Loveless’ mechanical spider walks up over the edge of the cliff on which they are standing]

Capt. James West: He has an 80-foot tarantula.

Artemus Gordon: I was just coming to that.

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