Pinky and the Brain

Season 1 Episode 1

Das Mouse

Aired Saturday 8:00 PM Sep 09, 1995 on The WB
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Episode Summary

Brain opens their cage by using a rocket, made out of a bottle of water. He hatches a plot to hypnotize people, but he needs white crab meat to succeed. In order to get the crab meat, he takes a submarine to the wreck of the Titanic. Unfortunately, the CIA spots his sub and orders its destruction.moreless

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    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


    • TRIVIA (1)

    • QUOTES (10)

      • Admiral : Thanks for hurry over, Jonesy. How the kids?
        Jonesy : Actually sir, Angela broke both legs and Jeffery thinks he's a koala.

      • Pinky: Narf!
        The Brain: What is narf? Please tell me.
        Pinky: Well, it's like "Zort!", or "Poit!"

      • Pinky: Oh, please, Brain! If we don't do something soon, I'll go out of my mind!
        The Brain: That's a short trip.

      • Brain: We shall receive the aid of legions of unassuming humans because they will be hypnotized by the secretions of a rare Peruvian Gaokin. After we collect the frog's fluid, we shall mix the floury batter and have a giant pancake jamboree!

      • (Brain is showing Pinky a map of their trajectory)
        Brain: This is our position, and here is the hull of the Titanic.
        (Pinky looks at the map and mistakes the feet between them for inches)
        Pinky: Egad, Brain. It's so close. We'll be there before you can yell poit.
        Brain: We'll reach mars before I yell poit, Pinky.
        (Later, as the sub is being bombed)
        Pinky: Egad, Brain. We'll be okay, won't we?
        Brain: POIT!

      • Pinky: (After Brain escapes from his cage) Boy, that was a good one Brain!
        Brain: They are all good ones, Pinky.

      • Brain: The sea, Pinky. "Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean. Roll." - Byron.
        Pinky: Good one, Brain. Oh, oh, I've got one too! Um..."Hey you kids stay out of that rip tide"... Baywatch.

      • Brain: Pinky, are you pondering what I'm pondering?
        Pinky: I think so Brain, but there's still a bug stuck in there from last time.

      • Jack McGuire: I take no joy in the demise of another man... usually!

      • Pinky: If you could be any animal, what would you be?
        Brain: Well, Pinky, I'd be a hawk, and I would swoop down and catch little white mice in my talons and feed them to my young.
        Pinky: Uh ... That's just weird, Brain.

    • NOTES (2)

    • ALLUSIONS (2)

      • Star Trek TOS episode Balance of Terror:
        Captain Jack McGuire's mid-battle speech to Brain is very reminiscent of the Romulan captain's speech to Kirk... "We are of a kind you and I. In another reality I could have called you 'Friend'"

      • Episode Title: Das Mouse
        The title of this episode is a reference to the German submarine film Das Boot (1981).