Raging Bender
Episode 12 of 20 within Season Two : FOX. Item 21 of 145 overall.
Production number 2ACV08.
Lewis Morton - Writer
Ron Hughart - Director
8.08
66 votes

When Bender goes to the movies, he ends up wrestling around to get a better view. While brawling, he gets discovered and signs on as the featured attraction in the brutal Ultimate Robot Fighting League -- with some knock-out results.

original airdate-- February 27,2000    rating--5.0 million

network--Fox

music--"Theme from Futurama" by Christopher Tyng

  1. "James Bond Theme" by music composed by Monty Norman.

 

opening subtitle--Nominated for three Glemmys

opening cartoon--"Hollywood Capers"

Title reference--The 1980 film Raging Bull.

Trivia--Leela uses Rust-O-Leum to prepare Bender for his first fight.

  • First appearance of the Chain Smoker.
  • "James Bond Theme" by music composed by Monty Norman.

Goofs--The appearance of Bender's eyes after he's been flattened by Destructo changes between shots.

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Previous episode :
020 The Lesser of Two Evils
Next episode :
022 A Bicyclops Built for Two

regional titles

Dutch
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English
Raging Bender
French
Raging Bender
German
Wie ein wilder Bender
Irish
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Italian
Il Bender furioso
Spanish
Bender Embravecido