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Robot Chicken 

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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 / ... 197 episodes, 2005-2019
Matthew Senreich ...  Man / ... 132 episodes, 2005-2019
Breckin Meyer ...  Superman / ... 103 episodes, 2005-2019
Tom Root Tom Root ...  Various / ... 85 episodes, 2005-2019
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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:

20 February 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A.D.D. TV See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Over sixty titles were considered for this show, including "Junk in the Trunk", "ADD TV", "Gold Dust Gasoline", "Toyz in the Hood", "Vegetable Fun Fest", and "S&M Presents", but all were rejected due to trademark or other legal reasons. Out of the many titles the show's creators submitted, only "Robot Chicken", the name of a local Chinese restaurant dish, was accepted. Some of the rejected names were later used as episode titles. See more »

Quotes

Asian Massuese: [shouts] Happy ending! Happy ending! Happy ending!
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Crazy Credits

The end credit "music" is just chicken noises. See more »

Alternate Versions

The aired episodes have all utterances of "Jesus Christ" as a swear word bleeped out. The DVD leaves them uncensored, but still censors all other language. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Family Guy: Road to the Multiverse (2009) See more »

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The Gonk
Written by H. Chappell
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Hit and miss
27 March 2015 | by J-bot6See all my reviews

When this show's skits are good, they're generally really good.

However, there's an unfortunate tendency for shows like this to eventually degrade into unfunny territory. You can generally tell when the gross-out jokes start to outnumber the legitimately funny ones. This same issue plagued Aqua Teen Hunger Force as well. Likely it's a result of writers getting too used to each other in an insular environment with few trusted people to check or critique their work.

Having said that, Robot Chicken is a fantastic show for people who know and love their pop culture references. Stop-motion is the ideal format and the patience of the animators is very much appreciated.

Well worth a look.


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