TV Series | TV-14 | | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Philip J. Fry, a pizza guy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out New Year's Eve 2999.
Bender's name is especially fitting. He's "a stock MomCorps Bending Unit", a robot who was built and programmed specifically to bend girders, and he also regularly drinks heavily, which is sometimes referred to as going on a "bender". Those ... ...
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In Season 4 Episode 12 "Where No Fan Has Gone Before" Fry mentions the Star Trek films attracts negative attention because the show was banned long before then, and apparently saying the show's name is forbidden. In Season 3 Episode 8 "That's Lobstertainment!" at an Oscar awards ceremony a featured film is titled "Star Trek: The Pepsi Generation" and no mention of Star Trek being forbidden is made.
The production company logo shown at the very end of the show is "30th Century Fox".
Originally, one episode had a scene where Fry pulls down his pants and moons the business magnate Mom (of Mom's Friendly Robots). Her original dialogue was, "You call that an anus?", but it only appeared in closed captioning and was redubbed with "You call that a pressed ham?".
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