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Release Date:
4 November 2008 (USA) See more »
Plot:
The Planet Express crew get trapped in a fantasy world. | Full synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
NewsDesk:
(16 articles)
User Reviews:
The second best Futurama film so far. See more (36 total) »

Cast

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Billy West ... Philip J. Fry / Frydo / Professor Hubert Farnsworth / The Great Wizard Greyfarn / Dr. Zoidberg / Monster Zoidberg / Farmer / Dwarf / Smitty / Treedledum (voice)

Katey Sagal ... Turanga Leela / Leegola (voice)

John DiMaggio ... Bender / Titanius Anglesmith / Igner / Ignus / Sal / Hood Ornament Thief / Hermaphrobot / Frydo's Reflection #1 / URL / Bellboy Robot (voice)

Tress MacNeille ... Mom / Momon / Turanga Munda / Nurse Ratchet / Linda / Slurm Queen / Ship's Computer / Natalie Maines / Intercom Robot / Rosie the Robot Maid / Swamp Hag / Centaurette (voice)

Maurice LaMarche ... Walt / Waltazar / The Scary Door Narrator / Dr. Perceptron / Morbo / Calculon / Mad Hatter Robot / Vending Machine Robot / Killbots / Morcs / Centaur (voice)

Phil LaMarr ... Hermes Conrad / Hermaphrodite / Dwight Conrad / Pay 'n' Chew Robot / Nibblonian #1 / Slave Robot / Peaches (voice)

Lauren Tom ... Amy Wong / Gynecaladriel / Chinese Boy (voice)

David Herman ... Larry / Larius / Turanga Morris / Scruffy / Dr. Ogden Wernstrom / Roberto / Nibblonian #2 / Cook / Redneck / Military Man / Frydo's Reflection #2 (voice)

Kath Soucie ... Cubert Farnsworth / Indian Boy (voice)

Frank Welker ... Nibbler / Trolls / Tyrannosaurus Rex / Monkey / Polar Bear / Rat / Chickens / Tunneling Horror (voice)
E. Gary Gygax ... Himself (voice) (archive footage) (as Gary Gygax)

Rich Little ... Himself (voice)

George Takei ... Himself (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul D. Calder ... The Die of Power (voice) (uncredited)

David X. Cohen ... The Die of Power (voice) (uncredited)
Danik Thomas ... The Die of Power (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Dwayne Carey-Hill 
 
Writing credits
Matt Groening (created by)

Matt Groening (developed by) &
David X. Cohen (developed by)

Eric Horsted (teleplay) (parts 1 & 2)

Michael Rowe (teleplay) (part 3) &
Eric Kaplan (teleplay) (part 3)

David X. Cohen (teleplay) (part 4) &
Patric M. Verrone (teleplay) (part 4)

Eric Horsted (story) &
David X. Cohen (story)

Produced by
David X. Cohen .... executive producer
Matt Groening .... executive producer
Eric Horsted .... co-executive producer
Eric Kaplan .... co-executive producer
Claudia Katz .... producer
Rich Moore .... animation executive producer
Michael Rowe .... co-executive producer
Lee Supercinski .... producer
Gregg Vanzo .... animation executive producer
Patric M. Verrone .... co-executive producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Tyng 
 
Film Editing by
Paul D. Calder 
 
Casting by
Scott Muller 
 
Production Management
Michael Hughes .... production supervisor
 
Art Department
Stephen Sandoval .... storyboard artist
Cindy Azada Whitman .... design coordinator
 
Sound Department
Travis Powers .... sound designer
Carlos Sotolongo .... adr mixer
Carlos Sotolongo .... original dialogue mixer
Samuel C. Crutcher .... sound effects editor (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Don W. Kim .... cg artist
Mark Orme .... 3D generalist
Jason Plapp .... digital camera and composite
Chris Stover .... 3D animator
Scott Vanzo .... director of computer graphics
Mike Wodkowski .... digital camera and composite
 
Animation Department
David D. Au .... character layout artist
Edmund Fong .... story artist
Megan Kelly .... character layout artist
Brian LoSchiavo .... character layout artist
Jeff Mertz .... background artist
Robert P. Moore .... character layout artist
Jeanette Moreno .... character layout artist
Drew T. Pierce .... character layout artist
Carolyn Roach .... production assistant
Vladi Rubizhevsky .... background artist
T.C. Starnes Jr. .... background layout artist
Chad Woods .... color key artist
 
Music Department
Scott Schirle .... music editor
 
Other crew
Marci Proietto .... studio executive
Michael Saikin .... production assistant
Ben Sigman .... systems administrator
 
Thanks
E. Gary Gygax .... in memory of (as Gary Gygax)
 

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88 min
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Trivia:
When we first see the Dark Matter mine, a truck comes out. The alien-language phrase written on the side of the truck reads "OBEY MOM".See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: During the title sequence, after the ship flies through the screen, four porthole windows detach from the ship and land in a funnel. When the first window detaches, the surface behind it is solid - in the next shot, there's a hole.See more »
Quotes:
The Scary Door Narrator:[Voice over] In the end, it was not guns or bombs that defeated the aliens but the humblest of all God's creatures, the Tyrannosaurus Rex.See more »
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Soundtrack:
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FAQ

Why are Fry and Leela the only two people that seem out of place in the fantasy world when many characters were in the room that had the two crystals?
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16 out of 31 people found the following review useful.
The second best Futurama film so far., 4 November 2008
Author: WALL-E-field from United States

Bender's Big Score still remains the best of the series, displaying all of the emotion, intelligence, romance, and fun of the rest of the series into one feature film. However, whereas I was disappointed with Beast With a Billion Backs (which was the perfect demonstration of why Futurama is at its best not when it's funny, but when it tells a good story like it did in BBS), I was very impressed with Bender's Game. It missed out on the emotion of the first film by a mile, which is why it's not nearly on the same level, but it is still a marvelous love-letter to the fantasy genre and role playing games. Very funny and very entertaining, with Amy on Leela action that will have the fans salivating while they role their 12-sided die, Bender's Game is not quite the impressive feat that the first film was, but is a return to form after the disappointment of BWBB. Let's hope the final film tops them all.

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