Fandom

Family Guy Wiki

Something, Something, Something, Dark Side/References

< Something, Something, Something, Dark Side

5,849pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
  • Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back is the basis for this episode.
  • Stewie/Vader hangs out the window of the Star Destroyer and smashes a mailbox labeled "Nimoy" with a bat. This is a reference to Leonard Nimoy, of the Star Trek fame.
  • Peter/Han and Brian/Chewie's pride and saying "You ma' Nerf Herda" is a reference to African American characters in movies sometimes saying "You ma' nigga" to each other when they achieve something. In the same vein, Peter/Han punches Lois/Leia after she calls him a "nerf-herder", saying only they could use that word.
  • After a small argument, the screen cuts to Peter/Han addressing the camera, much like in reality shows like Survivor or Big Brother.
  • The song "My Little Buttercup" sung by Chris/Luke, The Decapitated Head and Yoda is from the 1986 film The Three Amigos.
  • When Chris/Luke flies out of the window during the battle with Stewie/Darth Vader, he stands in mid-air and holds a sign stating "Help!" before gravity kicks in, in the style of Looney Tunes cartoons, particularly Wile E. Coyote.
  • At the end when Peter begins to tell the story of Without a Paddle, Chris yells "FUCK YOU, DAD!". The voice artist for Chris, Seth Green, starred in this film. In essence, Peter/Seth MacFarlane is making fun of Chris/Seth Green's attachment to a commercial and critical flop, in the same vein as the occasional jokes about Robot Chicken.

Previous Episode's References /// Something, Something, Something, Dark Side's References \\\ Next Episode's References


Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki