Roswell That Ends Well
Episode 1 of 12 within Season Four : FOX. Item 45 of 145 overall.
Production number 3ACV19.
J. Stewart Burns - Writer
Rich Moore - Director
71 votes

The combined explosions of a supernova and Fry putting metal in the microwave hurtle the Planet Express crew back in time to 1947.

However, they land at Roswell, New Mexico, where a shattered Bender is mistaken for UFO debris, Zoidberg is taken in for an alien autopsy, and Fry accidentally kills his grandfather, Enis, in a nuclear explosion.

original airdate: December 09,2001 rating--5.4 million


music--"Theme from Futurama" by Christopher Tyng


opening subtitle--Fun for the whole family Except grandma and grandpa

opening cartoon--Congo Jazz

Annie Awards--Outstanding Directing in an Animated Television Production, 2003, Rich Moore (won)

Emmy Awards--Outstanding Animated Program, 2002 (won)


"Pizza delivery boy and major underachieving loser, Philip J. Fry, is cryogenically frozen by accident on New Year's Eve, 1999 and re-awakened 1000 years later in the 31st century".

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Previous episode :
044 I Dated a Robot (season finale)
Next episode :
046 A Tale of Two Santas
Related to this story :
036 The Day the Earth Stood Stupid
  Futurama, Season Three
064 The Why Of Fry
  Futurama, Season Five

regional titles

Roswell dat goed eindigt
Roswell That Ends Well
Tout se termine bien à Roswell
Roswell gut - alles gut
Roswell Go Críoch Well
Roswell quel che finisce bene
Bien Esta lo que Esta Roswell