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Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion animation is featured in sketches lampooning everything from television movies to comic books.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Seth Green ...  Various / ... 186 episodes, 2001-2018
Matthew Senreich ...  Man / ... 121 episodes, 2001-2018
Breckin Meyer ...  Superman / ... 95 episodes, 2001-2018
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Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion animation is featured in sketches lampooning everything from television movies to comic books.

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Official Sites:

Adult Swim | Adult Swim [UK] | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A.D.D. TV See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Although some stop-motion animation figures are made of clay, the figures in this series are either a hybrid of plastic doll limbs and Styrofoam torsos, or toys that are made completely of plastic. Very few small figures, however, like the lemmings in "The Animal Kingdom Presents" sketch, are made of clay. See more »

Quotes

Mad Scientist: [holding up a sign that reads] Why did the chicken cross the road?
Robot Chicken: [holding up another sign that reads] Bawk?
Mad Scientist: [holding up another sign that reads] To die in the name of science!
[pulls out a butcher's knife and chases the chicken]
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Crazy Credits

The fourth season's first ten episode titles forms the message: "Help me. I'm trapped in a DVD factory. They took my thumbs. Two weeks without food. Tell my mom I love her, but not in that way. Love, Maurice. PS: Yes, in that way."

The fourth season's last ten episode titles forms the factory's response: "Dear Consumer, we are a humble factory. Maurice was caught unionizing our labor. President Hu forbids it! Due to constraints of time and budget, the ramblings of Maurice cannot be erased, so sorry. Please do not notify our contractors. Especially the animal Keith Crofford!"

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Alternate Versions

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Connections

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It's insane, twisted, sick... IT'S FANTASTIC!!!
15 April 2005 | by CountVladDraculaSee all my reviews

This is great! This is the best thing I've seen Cartoon Network do. Seth Green is a warped genius. This is madness in it's purest form.

Robot Chicken is a sketch show that uses action figures and various dolls to act out scenes in stop motion animation. It's only fifteen minutes long and only airs once a week but it's great fun. It's so completely random that you have no idea what's going to happen next. Nothing is sacred. Adult Swim has a real gem with this one.

This show is fun. It's like watching a mad man play with his old childhood toys. You can't help but look as you see Seth Green's sick imagination unfold bizarre and comedic situations for several famous characters with their action figure counter parts. Various celebrities lend their voices. I hope this show lasts a good long while.


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