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"Family Guy" Episode VI: It's a Trap (2010)

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Episode VI: It's a Trap -- The stars of this fairy tale describe the advantages of wearing wings to help them get into character and truly inhabit the world of fairies.
Episode VI: It's a Trap -- The film-makers behind the Eddie Murphy comedy-from-another-planet reveal the tricks of the trade to make the Times Square sequence realistic, terrifying and hilarious at the same time.
Episode VI: It's a Trap -- The voice talent and film-makers of the prehistoric adventure series reveal the challenges behind the "Jungle of Misery" sequence where beautiful plants hide lethal surprises for our heroes.
Episode VI: It's a Trap -- The voice of "Manny," the mammoth found a personal relationship between himself and the character he created in this, the third installment of the prehistoric family comedy series.
Episode VI: It's a Trap -- The voice of "Ellie," the mama mammoth describes her amazement when she sees her animated character's expressions and movements which are often based on her actual, in-studio performance.

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Original Air Date:
21 December 2010 (Season 9, Episode 18)
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Plot:
Clear some space for the third chapter of the funniest freakin' trilogy in the galaxy! | Add synopsis »
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Still funny but not as good as the previous two specials See more (16 total) »

Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Seth MacFarlane ... Peter Griffin as Han Solo / Stewie Griffin as Darth Vader / Brian Griffin as Chewbacca / Glenn Quagmire as C-3PO / Carter Pewterschmidt as Emperor Palpatine / Roger as Moff Jerjerrod / Tim the Bear as Wickett / Live Studio Ostrich (voice)

Alex Borstein ... Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / Sy Snootles (voice)

Seth Green ... Chris Griffin as Luke Skywalker (voice)

Mila Kunis ... Meg Griffin (voice)

Mike Henry ... Cleveland Brown as R2-D2 / John Herbert as Obi-Wan Kenobi / Rallo Tubbs as Nien Nunb / Consuela as Gatekeeper Droid (voice)

Dee Bradley Baker ... Klaus Heissler as Admiral Ackbar (voice)

H. Jon Benjamin ... Carl as Yoda (voice) (as Jon Benjamin)
John G. Brennan ... Mort Goldman as Lando Calrissian (voice) (as Johnny Brennan)

Max Burkholder ... Will Robinson (voice)
Steve Callaghan ... (voice)
Chris Cox ... (voice)

Michael Dorn ... Lieutenant Worf (voice)

Chris Edgerly ... (voice)

Carrie Fisher ... Angela as Mon Mothma (voice)

Colin Ford ... Flick / Jeremy (voice)

Ralph Garman ... (voice)

Mary Hart ... Herself (voice)

Anne Hathaway ... Hot Blonde (voice)
Mark Hentemann ... Opie as a Small Amphibious Alien (voice)
Rush Limbaugh ... Himself as The Rancor (voice)

Bruce McGill ... John Williams (voice)

Yara Shahidi ... Little Girl (voice)
Chris Sheridan ... (voice)
Danny Smith ... (voice)

Patrick Stewart ... Captain Jean-Luc Picard (voice)
Alec Sulkin ... (voice)

John Viener ... Osama Bin Laden (voice)

Patrick Warburton ... Joe Swanson as Jabba the Hutt (voice)

Adam West ... Mayor Adam West as Grand Moff Tarkin (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Ted Knight ... Judge Elihu Smails (archive footage) (uncredited)
Power Station ... Themselves (uncredited)
Conway Twitty ... Himself as Darth Twitty (archive footage) (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Peter Shin  (supervising director)
 
Writing credits
Seth MacFarlane  created by &
Seth MacFarlane  creator

Seth MacFarlane  developed by &
Seth MacFarlane  developer &
David Zuckerman  developed by &
David Zuckerman  developer

Cherry Chevapravatdumrong (written by) and
David A. Goodman (written by)

Aaron Blitzstein  staff writer

Produced by
Steve Callaghan .... executive producer
Kim Fertman .... co-producer
David A. Goodman .... executive producer
Seth MacFarlane .... executive producer
Karin Perrotta .... associate producer
Brian Scully .... co-executive producer
Danny Smith .... executive producer
Shannon Smith .... producer
Kara Vallow .... producer
David Zuckerman .... executive producer
 
Film Editing by
Mike Elias 
 
Art Department
Dominic Bianchi .... storyboard revisionist
David Boudreau .... storyboard revisionist
Annemarie Brown .... storyboard artist (as Annie McMillan)
Kristina Bustamante .... storyboard revisionist
Won Ki Cho .... storyboard revisionist
Deborah Cone .... storyboard revisionist
Mark Covell .... storyboard artist
Rick Del Carmen .... storyboard artist
Kurt Dumas .... storyboard artist
Steve Fonti .... storyboard artist
Sarah Frost .... storyboard revisionist
Louis Gallegos .... storyboard revisionist (as Louis C. Gallegos)
Mark Garcia .... storyboard artist
Jonathan Gebhart .... storyboard artist
Young Lee .... storyboard artist
Pete Michels .... storyboard revisionist
Erik Moxcey .... storyboard artist
Bao Nguyen .... storyboard revisionist
Shawn Palmer .... storyboard artist
Lindsey Pollard .... storyboard revisionist
Dave Sherburne .... storyboard artist
Debbie Shin .... storyboard revisionist
Ron Smith .... storyboard revisionist
Jeff Stewart .... storyboard artist
Joe Vaux .... storyboard revisionist
 
Sound Department
Patrick S. Clark .... production sound mixer
Mark Eklund .... dialogue editor
Andrew Ellerd .... sound designer
Jim Fitzpatrick .... sound re-recording mixer
Kunal Lanjewar .... dubbing editor (uncredited)
Jordan Lezama .... assistant sound editor
Stuart Martin .... sound effects editor
Bob Newlan .... supervising sound editor
Dale W. Perry .... foley artist
 
Visual Effects by
Andy Jolliff .... compositor
 
Animation Department
Ed Acosta .... character designer
Anthony Blasucci .... assistant retake coordinator
Jerilyn Dever .... animation timer
Fitzgerald Gonzalez .... retake production assistant
Kevin Hanley .... color designer
Younghee Higa .... animation timer
Scott Hill .... animation production assistant
Sean Isroelit .... animatic editor
Michael Kinkade .... color designer
Bike Kinzle .... color designer
Monica Lee .... animatic editor
Chris Loudon .... animation timer
Greg Lovell .... retake director
Mark Miraglia .... animation timer
Kip Noschese .... background designer
Helen Roh .... animation timer
Sharon Ross .... character designer
Robert Schulbaum .... animatic editor (as Rob Schulbaum)
Adela Schwab .... lip assignment
Yelena Tokman .... color designer
Dave Woody .... animatic editor
Ken Yi .... background designer
 
Music Department
Bryan D. Arata .... orchestrator
Elizabeth C. Axford .... musician: piano
Patrick S. Clark .... music editor
Stan Jones .... music editor
Douglas M. Lackey .... music editor
Tommy Morgan .... musician: harmonica
Victor Pesavento .... music preparation
Todd Sheidenberger .... orchestrator
Fletcher Sheridan .... playback singer
Joe Zimmerman .... music librarian
 
Other crew
Emily Belsey .... production assistant
Jennifer Beltrami .... assistant office manager
Nick Cofrancesco .... production coordinator (as Nicholas Cofrancesco)
Mike Desilets .... writers assistant
B.J. Ford .... first assistant accountant
Kristy Grant .... assistant: Chris Sheridan
David Ihlenfeld .... assistant: David A. Goodman
Artie Johann .... assistant: Seth MacFarlane
Michael T. Kennedy .... assistant: animation producer
Elaine Ko .... staff writer
Katie Krentz .... studio executive
Kristin Long .... writers assistant
Sarah Mozal .... assistant office manager
Sean Perry .... assistant to director
Marci Proietto .... production executive
Bradley Winters .... assistant to production executive
David Wright .... writers assistant
 

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Seth MacFarlane  created by
David Zuckerman  developed by

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Runtime:
30 min | 56 min
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Certification:
Australia:M | Canada:14A (Canadian Home Video rating) | Germany:12 | Netherlands:6 | Singapore:NC-16 | UK:15

Did You Know?

Trivia:
In the Sarlacc scene, Jabba the Hutt gives a command that is subtitled as 'Put him in', but pronounces the words 'Mila Kunis'See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Peter as Han Solo is revealed in carbonite as Jabba's "favourite decoration", he's looking over his left shoulder while mooning. But when he was encased in carbonite during "Family Guy: Something, Something, Something, Dark Side (#8.20)" (2009) he was looking back over his right shoulder.See more »
Quotes:
Peter Griffin as Han Solo:Hey, Leia, you got a date for the We Just Killed Thousands of People Dance tonight?
Lois Griffin as Princess Leia:No.
Peter Griffin as Han Solo:You do now. Pick you up at 7:00. And save Yub Nub for me. Come to think of it, you can shave your yub nub for me, too! I'll see you at 7:00.
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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Still funny but not as good as the previous two specials, 16 January 2011
Author: bob the moo from United Kingdom

With the regularity of a third world country, another power cut hits the Griffin house and it is with a weary sigh that everyone knows that the telling of Jedi is on its way.

This film has not been particularly well received but for me I found it funny enough to like if not love. The Family Guy Star Wars parodies are structured on the movies themselves so the fact that Jedi is not particularly good sort of makes it harder to do as a comedy everyone will like. In combination with this is that the spoof "franchise" is perhaps not as fresh as it was when they did Blue Harvest. This leads to some bits that are amusing but drag on far too long (the nodding bit for example, or that country singer) as well as material that is funny but is a bit obvious and seen-before. I still laughed though and there is enough here to draw regular laughs from those that like Family Guy – although I will caveat that by saying I do not watch the TV show so perhaps It's a Trap feels fresher for me whereas for regular viewers it may just be more of the same.

The in-joking is overdone even if it is funny. I liked them sticking it to Seth Green even if it did lack teeth in terms of what was said, but they did do it for too long. The rest of the material is reasonably good but, like I said, there didn't seem to be much enthusiasm or imaginative wit in the writing, like the obvious jokes were enough and if everything could be made to last a few more seconds it would only help the writers fill it up. The voice cast are typically good and the animation cannot be faulted (I do love how they look just like the original films), but the material just needed more spark.

I'm not sure if the "we were forced to make this by Fox" line is a joke or true but there is certainly a sense that it is an expectation rather than a good idea. I still found it funny and it provided me some good laughs throughout, but they were mostly silly gags and most of them ran on for a few seconds after my laugh had finished. Worth seeing and certainly not the dire spectacle that others here have said, but not as good as they first managed and it certainly had room to be sharper.

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