Darkwing Duck

Season 1 Episode 47

Dead Duck

Aired Weekdays 3:30 PM Nov 12, 1991 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • Tony Jay, who voices the Grim Reaper in this episode is also famous for having voiced other characters in the Disney Universe, such as Shere Khan in TaleSpin, Monsieur D'Arque in Beauty and the Beast and Judge Claude Frollo in The Hunchback of Notre-Dame.

  • Quotes

    • Launchpad: (Reading the newspaper) Megavolt will be signing his new book, "Doing Away With Superheroes for Fun and Profit." Hmm, I wonder if I'm in it.

    • Gosalyn: So you got any hocus pocus to get my dad back among the living?
      Morgana: Oh...(Stammers)...Well, there's reincarnation, but that's a very grave matter.
      Launchpad: Yeah. And it's DW's grave.

    • (Both Launchpad and Gosalyn are crying)
      Darkwing Ghost: Oh, what's the matter. sweetheart? Bad grades, sad movie? Launchpad cooked dinner?

    • Darkwing: (Talking to the Devil as he hops in an elevator) Sorry Lucifer, but I wouldn't be caught dead down here.

    • Darkwing: It's all over, Megavolt. your goose is cooked.
      Megavolt: (Laughs) Oh, yeah? That shows what you know. (Opens an oven with a cooking goose inside) It has a good 20 minutes left.

    • Megavolt: There's nothing I can't do. (Laughs and drops another anvil that just misses Darkwing)
      Darkwing: Why, that electronic egomaniac! (Yells at Megavolt) I be you can't do this...(Does a hand trick)
      Megavolt: Ha! Any idiot can do that. Ow! Ohh! (He can't do it) Ok, so it just proves I'm not any idiot.

    • Herb: (About Death) Binky, the gardener's here!

    • Darkwing: This afternoon I was at death's door, now Death is at my door!

    • Megavolt: The duck hasn't been hatched that can stop me!

    • Darkwing: I am the ghost of a chance that you don't have!

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • The Oprah Winfrey Show

      The show that Megavolt appears on is hosted by Opal Windbag, who is parodying Oprah Winfrey, a popular talk show host on the American daytime television show, The Oprah Winfrey Show.