Confined to house arrest, Peter opens a bar in the basement.

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Cast

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Peter Griffin / Brian Griffin / Stewie Griffin / Glenn Quagmire / Announcer / Bicuspid / Boy / Charlie / Elderly Naked Priest / Ernie / Faun / Guy #2 / Incisor / Man / Parent #2 / Spy (voice)
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Chris Griffin / Neil Goldman / Additional Voices (voice)
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Diane Simmons (voice)
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Mr. Weed (voice)
Butch Hartman ...
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Cleveland Brown (voice)
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Various (voice)
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Soccer Mom (voice)
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Herself (voice)
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Storyline

After inadvertently punching out a pregnant woman, Peter is sentenced to house arrest. Bored out of his mind, he gets an inspiration to build a bar down in the basement so that his friends will want to hang out there. Meanwhile, Stewie is going through his first teething pains, and so tries to invent a time machine to bypass the painful experience. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Animation | Comedy

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25 April 1999 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This marks the debut of Cleveland Brown's first wife, Loretta Brown. See more »

Goofs

When Peter first goes down into the basement, there is no railing on the stairs. One suddenly appears later in the same scene. See more »

Quotes

Cleveland Brown: Oh, that's funny. That's even more humorous than that joke you told us last night.
[Cutaway to the bar]
Peter Griffin: Okay, so a Jewish guy and a Chinese guy walk into a bar, right? Oh, oh, wait a second...
[to his right, there are Jewish people, and to his left, Chinese people]
Peter Griffin: Okay, a Jewish guy and a Chinese guy walk into a bar, and there's this naked priest sitting there, and he- ooh, sorry, Father.
Naked Priest: No, I've heard 'em all.
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Connections

References Back to the Future (1985) See more »

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Steam Heat
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Music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
Sung by Lois
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Really Funny!
16 December 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The fourth episode in Season One of Family Guy is a really funny episode that has some memorable jokes, witty pop culture references, and a pretty good overall story. The characters are getting better with each episode and I particularly liked the dramatic/comedic interplay between Peter Griffin and his wife. For popular culture references, I really liked the Narnia/Tumnus reference.

This episode, "Mind Over Murder" is about how Peter gets placed under house arrest for mistakenly punching a pregnant woman so he opens a bar in his basement. Things get real when all his guests are entertained by his wife.

Overall, this is a really funny episode that has plenty of jokes to keep the usual fan entertained. I really like the stupidity of Peter Griffin, especially in this episode. I rate this episode 9/10.


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