Pinky and the Brain (1995–1998)

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A genius mouse and his stupid sidekick try to conquer the world each night.

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 Pinky / ... (58 episodes, 1995-1998)
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 The Brain / ... (58 episodes, 1995-1998)
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 First Lady / ... (44 episodes, 1995-1998)
Frank Welker ...
 The President / ... (28 episodes, 1995-1998)
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 Baloney / ... (24 episodes, 1995-1998)
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A genetically engineered mouse (who sounds like Orson Welles) and his insane cohort make nightly attempts to take over the world. Written by Anonymous

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Brain's nemesis, Snowball, was named after a character in George Orwell's 'Animal Farm'. See more »

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[the Brain has made a list of the 5 things needed to be a country singer]
The Brain: Read the list to me, Pinky.
Pinky: Okay. "Cowboy clothes."
The Brain: Check.
Pinky: Southern accent.
The Brain: Check, Y'all.
Pinky: Very good, Brain. "Working-class values."
The Brain: I like beef jerky and the comedy stylings of Gallagher. Check.
Pinky: A name consisting of no less than three words.
The Brain: Just call me Bubba Bo Bob Brain. Check.
[...]
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Towards the end of the credits you'll find the definition for one of the polysyllabic words used by Brain in that week's episode. See more »

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Referenced in Madagascar (2005) See more »

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Pinky and the Brain theme song
Written by Richard Stone and Tom Ruegger
Performed by Jess Harnell, Dorian Harewood, Jim Cummings and Rob Paulsen
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Absolute hysteria! A great show for kids AND adults!
18 August 2002 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

Pinky and the Brain has got to be one of the funniest cartoon shows ever. Steven Spielberg himself co-produced this film, and once and a while actually would do a cameo on the show. If you want to see two lab mice, every week trying to take over the world, doing some of the most ridiculous, outrageous things ever see Pinky and the Brain. Just not the spin-off Pinky, Elmyra and the Brain. Yuck, talk about a bad show. The voice talents were great in the show and I loved both the characters. Especially Pinky, the stupid but of course humorous one. Then there's Brain, the brainy idea expert. Together, these two caged lab mice have a great time letting us have a good time. I was so sad when the show stopped airing after three years. I can't find it anywhere now and it makes me mad. I hope someday they do the re-runs on WB because this show is not just for kids, it's got great adult humor too. One of which like I said before, when the mice run into Steven Spielberg. But anyway, if you can find this show on your local listings, watch it. It's an instant classic. NARF!


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