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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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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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Trivia

Alex Hirsch, the creator of the animation series Gravity Falls (2012), made a guest appearance on this show in the second season episode, "Big Trouble in Little Sanchez." He voiced a character called "Toby Matthews." See more »

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The Gearheads have mouths composed of three interlocked Gears which would seize up instead of being able to rotate. See more »

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The Devil: I'm going back to Hell where everyone thinks I'm Smart and Funny.
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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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A genius mix of emotion, comedy and sci-fi!
24 December 2013 | by See all my reviews

Rick and Morty is a hilarious new show by the genius behind Community seasons 1-3 and 5, Dan Harmon. The episodes so far have always seemed fresh and the writing is hilarious and creative. But then there's no surprise really since its co-creator created Community.

The hilarious mixture of wittiness, slapstick and action all add to making this show one of the best cartoons I have ever seen.

From what I've seen so far, the show easily parodies different movies and topics, also slyly sneaking in references (sometimes not slyly).

The art also is simple, but very appealing. Because the show is animated, Dan Harmon, Justin Roiland and the writers have been able to break free from the chains of live action, making the show more out of this world.

I highly recommend this show to anyone, especially fans of the Regular Show, Adventure Time and Community.


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