During the school day, Stan seeks out various adults to find out whether or not he should assist his Grandpa in killing himself, but no one wishes to discuss the issue, so Stan talks to the guys about it. Now convinced that his life is excruciating, Stan finally agrees to kill his grandpa, and tries to do so by rigging a cow on a pulley and dropping it on him. Directed by Matt Stone, Trey Parker. Stream free-to-watch Full Episodes featuring Cartman, Kenny, Stan and Kyle in South Park, create your own South Park Character with the Avatar Creator, … Meanwhile at Kyle Broflovski's house, Kyle and Ike Broflovski are also watching Terrance and Phillip when their mother, Sheila Broflovski, comes in and gets upset by the content of the program. [11] Parker and Stone recorded commentary tracks for each episode, but they were not included with the DVDs due to "standards" issues with some of the statements; Parker and Stone refused to allow the tracks to be edited and censored, so they were released in a CD separate from the DVDs. STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. Meanwhile, Kyle watches the cartoon Terrance and Phillip, which revolves largely around fart jokes. [2] Originally, they wanted Marvin Marsh to be known as the "molesting grandpa" who kept making sexual comments to Stan and attempting to play inappropriate games with him, but Comedy Central refused to allow it, which Parker said was "probably the right call". The boys join him in watching until the announcement of its cancellation. Grandpa's sole birthday wish is for Stan to take part in his assisted suicide. Fandom Apps Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Death is really after Kenny instead. The Musical. [3] The Cartoon Central network in "Death" is based on a mix between Cartoon Network and Comedy Central, the latter real-life television network that broadcasts South Park. "Death" was the last of the original six South Park episodes ordered by Comedy Central before the network committed to a full season. [12][13] In 2008, Parker and Stone made "Death" and all South Park episodes available to watch for free on the show's official website, "South Park Studios". Celebrate and remember the lives we have lost in South Park, Pennsylvania. Herzog was excited to be featured in the episode and enjoyed the portrayal. [10] "Death", along with the other twelve episodes from the first season, was also included in the DVD release "South Park: The Complete First Season", which was released on November 12, 2002. Grandpa Marsh then plans a trip to Africa where over four hundred people are eaten 'naturally' by lions every year. It originally aired on Comedy Central in the United States on September 17, 1997. Kyle's mother gets outraged by the foul language and crude humor, and contacts other South Park parents to organize a boycott at the Cartoon Central headquarters in New York City. At home, the boys have been left alone to watch Terrance and Phillip at their leisure, as most of the community has followed Sheila to Cartoon Central to demand the show be taken off the air. Just as the boys are about to do it, Death himself arrives, but starts chasing after the boys instead of Grandpa Marvin. Death (Season 1, Episode 6) - Episode Guide, https://southpark.fandom.com/wiki/Death?oldid=433320. Meanwhile still, Kenny McCormick's case of some explosive diarrhea is spreading to the whole town, particularly to the adults protesting Terrance and Phillip. With the adults out of town for the protest, the boys are free to watch Terrance and Phillip at their leisure. When he leaves with Death and Kenny's ghost, he tells Grandpa Marsh he must wait to die of natural causes. "[1], "Death" introduced several characters who would maintain important recurring roles throughout the rest of the series. WARNING: The following article contains major spoilers for South Park's Season 23 episode, "Season Finale.". Cartoon Central • At the end, Sheila and the other parents return and show the boys to watch She's the Sheriff and are again upset with the content and prepares for another boycott. This is most strongly illustrated at the end of the episode, in which the ghost of Marvin's grandfather (who had Marvin kill him long ago) tells Marvin he must not force Stan to commit such a traumatizing act. It premiered on Comedy Central in the United States on March 14, 2012. They hang a cow from a tree to drop on Grandpa when Death shows up. The episode introduced Terrance and Phillip, a comedy duo with a popular cartoon series within the South Park universe, whose show is literally nothing but a series of flatulence jokes, with even cruder animation than South Park itself. They seem to want to make television clean and wholesome so the entertainment industry can raise their kids so they themselves don't have to make the time and effort to be full-time parents. More than a dozen people have killed themselves against the headquarters building. Death then brings in the spirit of Stan's great great grandfather (Marvin's grandfather), who was killed by Marvin when he was Stan's age; the ghost warns Marvin that he must die of natural causes and not place the burden of his suicide on anybody else's shoulders or else he will spend his eternity after death in limbo. "Death" was written and directed by series co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone. Although the ghost tells Grandpa Marvin he must die of "natural causes", Marvin nevertheless continues seeking ways to kill himself, but without involving other people. [1][4][5] This is also demonstrated by the line Kyle says, "I think that parents only get so offended by television because they rely on it as a babysitter and the sole educator of their kids. The episode was released on the "Volume III" video along with "An Elephant Makes Love to a Pig"; other featured episodes included "Cartman Gets an Anal Probe", "Volcano", "Weight Gain 4000", and "Big Gay Al's Big Gay Boat Ride". Watch Random Episode. In South Park, while chasing the boys, Death stops at the window of a TV store and watches an episode of Terrance and Philip. The second riddle is a little more tricky, but the place in South Park most associated with death (other than the morgue you briefly visit) is Jimbo's Guns, so head on over there. Parker said, "After about the first year of South Park, Paramount already wanted to make a South Park movie, and we sort of thought this episode would make the best model just because we liked the sort of pointing at ourselves kind of thing. "[3], "Death" warns against such misplaced values and condemns the practice of censorship, as well as demonstrating there can be value in a show often dismissed as juvenile and immature, like South Park or Terrance and Phillip. Death himself arrives to kill Kenny, and presents a warning to Grandpa Marvin against forcing others to help him commit suicide. [South Park Main Street. Without Terrance and Phillip to watch, Cartman, Stan, and Kyle discuss doing drugs and watching porn to ease their boredom. Among them were Sheila Broflovski and Grandpa Marvin Marsh. "South Park" had previously mocked the idea of man-made climate change in the 2005 episode "Two Days Before the Day After Tomorrow" and had taken smaller pot shots at the idea on subsequent occasions. "Are you … Death is a minor antagonist from South Park, first appearing in the episode, Death. South Park. Throughout her career, Bergman performed voice work for over 400 television commercials and voiced over 100 cartoon, film, and video game characters. Season 9 E 6 • 04/13/2005. "Death" was written in response to that criticism. When Terrance and Phillip is cancelled in "Death", it is replaced by She's the Sheriff, a sitcom starring actress Suzanne Somers. [1] "Death" included a consistency error in that Mr. Garrison's classroom had its own separate bathroom, which was never again seen in future South Park episodes. Meanwhile, Death continues chasing the boys, but stops in front of a television playing Terrance and Phillip. "Death" is the sixth episode of the first season of the American animated television series South Park. [1][6] The episode's script indicates it is wrong for someone wishing to kill oneself to place the burden of that decision on a loved one: in this case, Grandpa Marvin demanding that Stan kill him, without considering how traumatizing an experience it would be for Stan. [1], The episode refers to Jack Kevorkian, the right-to-die activist best known for his advocacy of physician-assisted suicide, although Kyle mistakenly refers to him as "Jack Leborkian". Meanwhile, Mrs. Broflovski has organized a protest against the boys' favorite TV show, "Terrance and Phillip." "Death" is the 6th episode of Season One, and the 6th overall episode of South Park. Death and the boys start laughing together, but after it is taken off the air, Death angrily touches and kills Kenny. Meanwhile, Mrs. Broflovski has organized a protest against the boys' favorite TV show, "Terrance and Phillip".[1]. Synopsis. [3] During one scene, Cartman moons Kyle while making fun of Kyle's mother. Comedy Central censors forced Parker and Stone to remove the image of Cartman's bare bottom, although such images would be allowed in future episodes. South Park Season show reviews & Metacritic score: Stan's Grandpa turns 102, and all he wants for his birthday is Stan to kill him. Season 1 E 6 • 09/17/1997. Angered, Grandpa Marvin demands that Death kill him, but Death refuses. [14], https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Death_(South_Park)&oldid=999893896, Television episodes about personifications of death, Short description is different from Wikidata, Television episode articles with short description for single episodes, Television episode articles with short description and disambiguated page names, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 12 January 2021, at 13:52. 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