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Gilligan vs. Gilligan
Season 3, Episode 2
Airdate September 19, 1966
Production Number 1625-0506
Written by Joanna Lee
Directed by Jerry Hopper
Produced by Sherwood Schwartz
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Gilligan vs. Gilligan is the second episode of the third season of Gilligan's Island, and the seventieth episode overall.

Starring: Bob Denver (Gilligan, Russian Spy), Alan Hale (Skipper)

Also Starring: Jim Backus (Thurston J. Howell III), Natalie Schafer (Mrs. Howell)

and Also Starring: Tina Louise (Ginger Grant)

with Russell Johnson (The Professor), Dawn Wells (Mary Ann)


Plot Overview

Gilligan has a twin who steals Pie,for which he is accused of.Gilligan tells the other Castaways that he is innocent which he is.Gilligan searches around for that missing Pie,but is knocked unconscience,and tied up out of sight.The Twin turns out to be a Russian Spy who has come to the Island to gather information on why the Castaways are on the Island.He reports to his Superior by way of a Pocket Knife which is a transmitter.Twin Gilligan pretending to be real Gilligan would antaganise the others.In his attempts to get information from the Castaways he unintentionally accuses The Skipper of causing the Shipwreck,forces himself romantically on Ginger,and accusing Mr.Howell of cheating in a Game of Chess.This strange behavior is brought to the attention of the Professor who feels that Gilligan is beginning to run amuck.His cure for this is for the others to be patient,and go along with whatever Gilligan says,and does.Gilligan has managed to untie himself,and goes to warns the others about the imposter.When he attempts to warn his fellow Castaways,they only go along with whatever he says.Gilligan is confused by their don't care attitude.He suddenly sees the imposter,and proceeds to go after him.The Spy/Imposter makes a run to the Lagoon,and Gilligan goes in pursuit of him.The Spy/Imposter has a Motor Boat waiting to get him off the Island.He starts the Motor,but before he gets on to leave,he decides he has to kill Gilligan.So he takes out the Pocket Knife with the many uses(including a Death Ray)to kill Gilligan.He does'nt get a chance however,because his Motor has takened off without him.He manages to swim after it.He catches it,and drives away.He inadvertedly drops his Pocket Knife.The Professor finds it,but having dropped the Pocket Knife in his escape,the it was rendered unusable.As for Gilligan,and his fellow Castaways they are all convinced that he is sane after all.


Arc Advancement


The Professor is reading a Book when he comes across the Skipper who is waiting for Mary Ann who has baked a Pie to serve him.Gilligan comes across what he believes to be a Hallusination...his evil twin,a Spy.Gilligan goes in pursuit of the Twin only to see him go after him Motor Boat.




Gilligan is the second of three Castaways who has an evil twin.

The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments

The Skippers reaction to Gilligan whom he believes is accusing him of causing their Shipwreck on the Island.His forceful advances towards Ginger.The Mirror routine before Gilligan tricks the Twin,Imposter.