March 28, 1999 – September 4, 2013

Futurama is a 1999 animated series produced by The Curiosity Company and 20th Century Fox Television.


Accidentally frozen, pizza-deliverer Fry wakes up 1,000 years in the future. He is taken in by his sole descendant, an elderly and addled scientist who owns a small cargo delivery service. Among the other crew members are Capt. Leela, accountant Hermes, intern Amy, obnoxious robot Bender and lobsterlike moocher "Dr." Zoidberg.

TV Show Intro

Sound Effects Used

  • Hollywoodedge, Cats Fighting Loud Sc PE917007/Hollywoodedge, Cats Two Angry YowlsD PE022601 (Sixth yowl heard once in "The Space Pilot 3000." as a cat flies by on a jet pack. Sixth yowl heard once in "Law and Oracle." as a cat hisses and swipes at Smitty after being found in a box. Fifth yowl heard in a normal pitch and sixth yowl heard twice in a high pitch in "The Day the Earth Stood Stupid" when a group of cats and kittens go crazy after Nibbler falls in their bowl of milk at the pet show. First, third and sixth yowls heard once in "A Pharaoh to Remember." when a pharaoh throws a bag of cats on a coffin. Fifth and third yowls heard once in "31st Century Fox." as a group of cats attack Bender after pouring catnip on himself. )

Sound Ideas, SLIDE, CARTOON - SILLY SLIDE UP (Heard once in "Saturday Morning Fun Pit.")

  • Sound Ideas, BABY - CRYING, HUMAN 01 or HiT Entertainment Sample Library (in association with HollywoodEdge) - Baby Cries (Heard twice in "Why Must I Be a Crustacean In Love?" when the Pregnercise women spontaneously gave birth to premature babies off-screen in the pool after being scared by an angry Zoidberg; briefly once in "Time Keeps on Slippin'" as one of the mutant supermen babies drank the chronitron particles and started to grow into adults; once in "Obsoletely Fabulous" as the orphanage babies at the Cookieville Minimum-Security Orphanarium cry off-screen after Bender cackles at them after sneaking in and smashing a night light then laughs; once in "The Silence of the Clamps" as Amy holds a crying baby with an umbilical cord for Clamps to cut the cord but Zoidberg does it instead; and once in "Law and Oracle" when Chief O'Mannahan walks out of the toilet holding her newborn baby while saying "Eight pounds. I'll name her Bert.")

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