Peter loses his job after drinking too much at a stag party and falls asleep at work. He then signs on to welfare to keep his wife Lois from finding out, but gets much more than he expected. Eventually, Lois finds out however, and Peter decides to dump the money from a blimp, at the Super Bowl. He is then arrested, and must await his family's rescue.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It shows these movies...

Philadelphia

  • Dates: - December 23, 1999
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is shown on Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
The Griffin family is watching the movie Philadelphia on TV
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It is based on these movies...

The Life of Larry

This Movie is the basis of Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
  • Buy The Life of Larry on Amazon
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It refers to these movies...

Assablanca

This Movie is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
Peter is talking about a porno, and has a copy of Assablanca (which happens to be the title of a real gay pornography movie)
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Big

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
Peter recognizes Tom Hanks in Philadelphia because he was also in Big
  • Buy Big on Amazon
  • Buy Big on iTunes
  • Buy Big on GooglePlay

Forrest Gump

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
Stewie quotes part of Forrest Gump, "You know, Mother, life is like a box of chocolates... you never know what you're going to get. Your life, however, is more like a box of active grenades!"
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  • Buy Forrest Gump on GooglePlay

The Sound of Music

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
The announcer mentions the Von Trapp Family Singers from The Sound of Music
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It refers to these television series...

Joanie Loves Chachi

This Television Series is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
The Griffins are watching Joanie Loves Chachi on TV
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The Brady Bunch

This Television Series is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
The beginning of the episode show the family watching an episode of The Brady Bunch on TV
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TV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes

This Television Series is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
The Griffin family is seen watching TV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes at the end of the episode
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It refers to these television episodes...

Diff'rent Strokes:
Season:  5  / Episode:  16 
The Bicycle Man (Part 1)

This Television Episode is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
Peter refers to the episode about the pedophile bike shop owner (which is actually a two part episode of Diff'rent Strokes)

It refers to these products...

Cocoa Puffs

This Product is referred to by Death Has a Shadow part of Family Guy Season 1
Peter does commercial for CooCoo Puffs which is a parody of the General Mills cereal
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  • Buy Cocoa Puffs on Target
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Pop Culture Connections - Incoming

It is shown on these television episodes...

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

Family Guy Season 1

# Title Air Date
Family Guy
1:1 Death Has a Shadow Jan 31, 1999
1:2 I Never Met the Dead Man Apr 11, 1999
1:3 Chitty Chitty Death Bang Apr 18, 1999
1:4 Mind Over Murder Apr 25, 1999
1:5 A Hero Sits Next Door May 2, 1999
1:6 The Son Also Draws May 9, 1999
1:7 Portrait of a Dog May 16, 1999

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