Season 3 Episode 5

My Dinner with Rataxes

Aired Unknown Apr 02, 1990 on CBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Babar: Nice working with you, Rataxes.
      Rataxes: I couldn't agree more, Babar.
      Babar: Who knows? This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
      Both: Nah!

    • Basil: I found it, your rhighness! A document detailing the diverse detours within those darn dark dungeon depths!
      Lady Rataxes: (to Babar and Celeste) He found the map.

    • Rataxes: You know, it's a good thing you signed that peace treaty when you did. You elephants would never have survived a full-fledged rhino attack!
      Babar: I believe you. I'm barely surviving dinner.

    • Babar: (about Rataxes) Last year, he wanted to arm-wrestle for the last piece of bread!
      Alexander: And you would have taken him too dad, if the dinner table hadn't broken!

    • Celeste: Cheer up, Babar. It's only one night a year.
      Babar: To me, dinner with Rataxes seems like one night that (lasts) a year!

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Rataxes: Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the suavest of them all?

      This is a reference to the Evil Queen in Snow White, who proclaims to her magic mirror "Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the fairest of them all?"

    • The episode title is a parody of the 1981 film My Dinner With Andre.