"Family Guy" Meet the Quagmires (TV Episode ) - Goofs - IMDb
Look at the articles for the rest of the Family Guy episodes; References" section is an essential part of any Family Guy. "Family Guy" Meet the Quagmires (TV Episode ) Goofs on IMDb: Mistakes, Quagmire's drivers license says he is 61 years old, meaning him, Peter, and Lois This is a direct reference to the scene in Back to the Future in which Marty. General References Notes/Trivia Quotes Goofs Numerous plot-points are derived from Back to the Future. The time travel is animated to resemble Quantum.
Plot[ edit ] Peter and Joe help Quagmire pick out a new Apple computer at the mall. Quagmire later calls Peter for help finding his cat pictures, and his computer ends up crashing. Taking it back for service help the next day, the clerk, Sonya, discovers his tastes in porn, and they end up on a date.
They find they have much in common, but Quagmire wakes up the next morning handcuffed to the bed, discovering he was drugged to have sex, and decides he's finally found his true love. Telling the guys at The Drunken Clam, they caution him to be careful. Quagmire and Sonya engage in a variety of wild sexual acts, such as having sex at the high school in front of Quagmire's former now completely senile high-school principal, Mr.
Goodrich who once suspended Quagmire for exposing himself at schoolpainting their bodies in black ink and making out until they've painted every letter in the Chinese alphabet, and Sonya watching Quagmire having sex with his transgender father, Ida.
They tell him his sex life with Sonya is getting out of hand but Quagmire feels he can't openly share their concerns in case Sonya overhears. Leaving the Drunken Clam, Sonya meets Quagmire outside, beats him and shuts him in the trunk of his car, claiming that she is satisfying his fantasies of being dominated and humiliated, as she drives away with him. The next day, Ida shows up at Peter's door and expresses concern that Quagmire hasn't been seen for days.
Joe is also aware that Quagmire hasn't been around. The guys search for Quagmire by going to all his usual hangouts.
Wandering into a seedy area, they find Sonya has a reputation of sexual instability and are directed to a storage container. He calls her bluff and approaches. She pulls the trigger to a bulletless gun and Joe tackles her, admitting he has to keep his gun unloaded after a mental breakdown in April. Night" playing in the background, a reference to Caddyshack. Appearing to others as his year-old self, Peter cancels his scheduled movie date to see Zapped!
Peter enjoys the evening, and ends up making out with actress Molly Ringwald before Death appears to return him to the present. Back in the present day, Peter discovers that his past actions have had drastic effects on the world: Brian explains to Peter that by missing out on his date with Lois and making out with Molly, he altered the time line. Despite Brian's objections about leaving his idea of a "perfect" world in which there are flying cars that run on vegetable oil and Gore has killed Osama bin Laden by strangling him with his bare handsPeter wants to go back to the past so he can undo his mistake.
This seems to be a challenge because Death can only be summoned if someone dies, and Brian believes Al Gore's universal health care and zero-tolerance gun control laws have led to people living much longer. However, when Jane Jetson suddenly falls on the sidewalk and dies, Death arrives and again grants Peter's wish to return to the past. Back in the past, Peter is determined to accept Lois' invitation but repeatedly blows his opportunity and ends up repeatedly asking Death for a do-over.
When Peter finally gets it right, he forgets a few hours later and parties with Cleveland instead of keeping the date. He asks Death for another chance but Death, fed up with Peter's continued blunders, tells him that he will have to fix the problem on his own. When Peter tries to apologize the next day, Lois is still upset with him for missing their date and has decided to go to the country club dance with Quagmire.
Later that night, Peter and Brian sneak into the dance to prevent the kiss that caused Lois to fall in love with Quagmire. They get in by crawling through the air vent, but crash through and accidentally injure one of the guys playing in the band on the stage, so Brian has to play guitar and sing. Peter tries to convince Lois that they belong together but she stubbornly informs Peter that he had his chance and blew it, and therefore she loves Quagmire now.
Peter almost gives up but Brian notices Chris, Stewie, and Meg disappearing from a family picture, indicating that they have fallen off the plane of existence and tells Peter it is his last chance to do something that proves he loves Lois. Peter then demonstrates his passion by punching Quagmire and kissing Lois, showing toughness and that he cares deeply for her and wins back her love.
He asks her to marry him and she accepts.
Meet the Quagmires - Wikipedia
The episode ends with things seemingly back to normal, with the exception of Roger from American Dad! Production[ edit ] "Meet the Quagmires" was the last episode to be directed by Dan Povenmire. The episode was written by series regular and future showrunner Mark Hentemannand directed by Chris Robertson and series regular Dan Povenmirewho left the series after completing the episode, in order to create his own series for the Disney Channel entitled Phineas and Ferbwhich has since been nominated for three Emmy Awards.