Archived from on October 1, 2007. Original Air Date: May 30, 2000 Peter agrees to a vasectomy but makes a deposit at a sperm bank prior to surgery. When the Emperor expresses his indifference, Vader explains that they will be lucky to escape without a lawsuit. On the ship are the , and the rebel leader. MacFarlane said they were extremely helpful when the Family Guy crew wanted to parody their works. A running joke at the end of the first two episodes deals with voiced by criticizing Peter's take on Star Wars as a of.
Butler wrote the first draft of the episode in four weeks, under the guidance of series creator. Archived from on September 5, 2011. The smartest joke, however, occurs right in the opening of the episode, when Peter explains to the family why they've been canceled, and how impossible it will be for their show to return unless a laundry list of other shows get canceled. The episode aired on September 23, 2007, with some slight changes from the clips shown at Comic Con. To produce the installment the staff asked , the company who owns the rights to the Star Wars franchise, for permission. Because Luke asks Vader politely for help, Vader gathers his remaining strength and kills the distracted Emperor by throwing him into the reactor core. It originally aired on in the United States on September 23, 2007.
Han, meanwhile, is thrown into a prison cell with. The episode was written by , who has been with the show since the fourth season. On , and find 's palace in order to initiate a plan to save , still frozen in carbonite for posterity. He gave the episode sixty-five out of a possible one-hundred. The episode's music was composed by Walter Murphy. Season: 9 Episode: 18 Total Episode Count: 165 Prod.
Leia's message explains that R2 contains the plans to the , which must be sent to her father on her home planet of and asks Obi-Wan to help. Meanwhile, onboard the Death Star, the Emperor orders Vader to go to the moon and wait for his son. The rebels begin planning an assault on the new Death Star and explains that they must first destroy a shield generator located on the forest moon of Endor. After killing the beast, Luke, Han and Chewbacca are brought to Jabba, who decrees that they are to be thrown into the Sarlacc Meg Griffin. Following Yoda's advice, Luke surrenders to Vader in order to confront him. Family Guy creator explained that the reason they made a parody of Star Wars in particular was because the show's staff members were huge fans of the films.
The episode also included recurring voice actors , , , , , , , , , , , and. The droids are sold to a family of moisture farmers, whose nephew wishes to join the and fight the. The group is soon spotted by stormtroopers and they flee into space, evading the pursuing Star Destroyers before jumping into. Guided by the Force, Luke fires into the port, destroying the Death Star, and he returns to the Rebel base with his friends to celebrate their victory. Luke refuses and the two meet with the Emperor, who reveals that Luke's friends are walking into a trap on the forest moon.
I mean, what if they had done it instead of just kissed? Most of the episode itself is a retelling of George Lucas' film Star Wars. Series regulars and served as supervising directors. Jabba opens a trap door and Luke falls into a pit where he battles and kills the. In order to land on the forest moon of , Han uses a stolen Imperial ship and old access code to sneak past the Empire's blockade. Obi-Wan tells Luke that he must learn the ways of and accompany him to Alderaan, and gives him his own. .
Archived from on December 29, 2011. Archived from on October 16, 2007. Peter dismisses and mocks the show, and Chris storms off. Afterwards, Jabba orders Luke and his friends to be eaten by the. Before passing away, he reveals to Luke that he has a sister. When Family Guy did them, they were beloved iconic films from many years before.
When this revelation fails to anger Luke, the Emperor begins to mock actor who voices Chris. Luke becomes enraged and begins dueling with Vader. Rather than setting up the plot, the states that required to complete the trilogy to be allowed to direct. However, they are soon captured by reinforcements as the Alliance fleet arrives in the system and is pinned down by the assembled Imperial navy. Whether it's Peter fighting a giant chicken or meeting Jesus for the first time, the best episodes keep us laughing time and again. On Dagobah, Luke meets with Yoda Carl , who tells the young Jedi that his training is complete and that he must face Vader once more.