042 – Rick and Morty, “Pilot”

rick and morty pilot

Back to the Future is my favorite movie. Ever. I’ve seen it innumerable times; I used to check the trilogy out from the library and watch the whole thing multiple times over the course of a weekend. Christopher Lloyd’s Doc Brown was a personal hero, Lea Thompson was an early crush (because Lorraine was my density), and Crispin Glover’s odd career trajectory (and odder personality) was endlessly fascinating. The sequels are both fine movies (Part III is better than Part II and I will refute any arguments claiming otherwise), but the short-lived cartoon is a real travesty. Luckily Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland have undertaken the job of correcting this injustice with their new Adult Swim series Rick and Morty.

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