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Rick and Morty 

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An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Justin Roiland ...  Rick Sanchez / ... 32 episodes, 2013-2017
Chris Parnell ...  Jerry Smith / ... 31 episodes, 2013-2017
Spencer Grammer ...  Summer Smith / ... 31 episodes, 2013-2017
Sarah Chalke ...  Beth Smith / ... 31 episodes, 2013-2017
Kari Wahlgren ...  Jessica / ... 18 episodes, 2013-2017
Tom Kenny ...  Squanchy / ... 14 episodes, 2014-2017
Ryan Ridley ...  Additional Voices / ... 14 episodes, 2013-2017
Maurice LaMarche ...  Abradolph Lincler / ... 14 episodes, 2013-2017
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Storyline

An animated series on adult-swim about the infinite adventures of Rick, a genius alcoholic and careless scientist, with his grandson Morty, a 14 year-old anxious boy who is not so smart. Together, they explore the infinite universes; causing mayhem and running into trouble. Written by Ruben Galaviz

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Science makes sense, family doesn't.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rick and Morty See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Creators Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland have stated that they conceived a backstory for Rick with no intention of ever revealing it, because they are of the opinion that too many shows "jumped the shark" by revealing too many details. However, they have admitted to putting in clues to one of Rick's dark secrets since the beginning, and later confirmed that a fan had correctly guessed the secret in an online forum. By a process of elimination, fans have been able to narrow it down to four fan theories: Rick is aware that he is a fictional character; Rick's constant drinking isn't alcoholism, he is drinking an extract that keeps him super-intelligent; Rick is actually an aged Morty who traveled back in time; and finally: Rick's 'original Morty' is dead, and has been replaced by a copy from a parallel dimension. See more »

Goofs

Morty is in high school, so he should be in algebra classes for math. However, Mr. Goldenfold is shown only teaching his classes simple arithmetic. One of these incidents is in a Simulation. See more »

Quotes

Rick: I'm not paying 70 Smidgeons for a Broken Defrackulator!
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Crazy Credits

There is a scene based on what happened earlier is shown at the very end of the credits of most episodes. See more »

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The DVD/Blu-Ray release of Season One un-censors all cursing/profanity from episodes that are bleeped in televised airings. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Night Before (2015) See more »

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Rick and Morty Theme
Written by Ryan Elder
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Original and Hand Drawn.
11 December 2013 | by ShakenJakeSee all my reviews

Heads Up: This review is based on the first few episodes of Season 1 only. I was really looking forward to Rick and Morty based on the hilarious teaser and the fact that this is a hand drawn show like older, more classic cartoons. My concern was that it would end up with a weak, poorly written script. That is not the case whatsoever. This show is incredibly original with its writing, characters, style and imagination. Every episode AND joke is completely different from the last, which keeps this show fresh and exciting to watch. While I think Rick (the grandpa) is the funniest, No character is bad. Morty, his dog Snuffles, and even Morty's math teacher all pack in great jokes. The directing is great and the art style and the way it is drawn is really really good. The only problem I have with the show, is that I don't really think they know how to end each episode (so far at least). But, this is truly a breath of fresh air when it comes to comedy, and I think adultswim has a really good show on their hands... 9/10


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