Family Guy--Road to Germany

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  1. Trebor

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    did anybody see this episode, last night? I did and I gotta say, I loved it! I think they did a beautiful job with the historical accuracies, and the way they made the aircraft just blew me away. the ME-109s, the Spitfires, and the Avro Lancaster. they didn't look half-assed. they looked like they were the real thing.

    did anybody else like this episode?
     
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    I really don't watch it that much. I saw that one. It was funny but there are other less sensative topics then the holocaust that could have been chosen.
     
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    I saw it Trebor, but I didn't watch it all. I turned it on something else right after Stewie, Brian, and the other guy met Hitler.

    The plane scene was pretty good actually.
     
  4. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    I wonder if it is on Youtube yet? It will take a few weeks till it airs over here probably.
     
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  6. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    That sucks... great site with lots of TV and movies straight from the studios not the poorly digitized YouTube stuff..

    Maybe u can use an IP address emulator

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    Darn! Got the same as Adler. It's not a programme shown in the U.K., shame, as I wouldn't mind seeing the bits described.
     
  9. Trebor

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    if you guys want, I downloaded the episode from a torrent. I could take some screenshots and put them up here. would that work for ya?
     
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    That's very nice of you Trebor! Thanks, I wouldn't mind seeing the aircraft.
    Terry.
     
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    It was very well done except for the Lancasters on a daylight mission with Spitfires escorting deep into Germany!

    The planes and tanks looked cool... someone enjoyed making them.
    There were some pretty pointed barbs toward our English friends though..

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  12. Trebor

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    I do spot one mistake in the episode. they're using late model spitfires. lol
     
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    Looks like someone did thier homework though...not bad accuracy for a cartoon...

    Those look like Pzkfw III tanks, too.
     
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    Thanks Cosimo! I missed it the other night, working late. The graphics were good. Someone did do their homework.
     
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    Pretty cool, thanks for the pics, I tried finding the video on youtube, but every video pertaining to this episode is just a stillshot, or a rickroll.
     
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    Actually, I cant believe they included the swastika on the tails.
     
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    Not too shabby.

    Looks like they based the lancs scheme off the late war grand slam lancasters.
     
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    ur welcome.. it's a great site. I watch movies when I'm on the road for free.

    More people will hear about it in the coming months.
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    you're welcome for the pictures, btw
     
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    Thanks Trebor. I hadn't realised it was a cartoon, so pretty good effort on the part of the production team. Shame that Mk.IX Spits, in very spurious camouflage, were up against '109E's in equally strange cammo! But, what the H**l, it WAS a cartoon!
    Thanks again for taking the time to post the pics.
    Terry.
     
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