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The W - Movies & TV - King of the Hill - "To Sirloin With Love" 9/13/09
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I caught the latter episode of the hour-long series finale. This was more like the average KotH episode, than a half-hour goodbye, which was probably for the best. We do get one final look at the entire cast during the final minutes (including Boomhauer putting down a BADGE) in time to watch Hank and Bobby have their major bonding moment.

Not much to write home about otherwise, as Bobby on a meat team doesn't scream hilarity. This show definitely stayed on a few seasons too many and suffered from Fox juggling it around, but at least it got a decent finish.

Goodbye, Hank Hill. It was a good ride, I tell you what.




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I don't know that I've ever seen a show end a season in May, then come back for two final episodes in September, when the new season usually starts. Real odd. I was never a big KotH fan until my roommate got me into it (and Futurama) in my second year of college; now I check it out (almost) every night on Adult Swim.
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    Originally posted by It's False
    I caught the latter episode of the hour-long series finale.



I've been waiting for that episode since March after the Ace of Cakes' King of the Hill episode where they made a cake for the show (a grill, I think) and Duff and Geof got to do voices on the show.

Duff was one of the A&F guys and I think Geof was the judge at the end. They even got to sit in on a read through of the script. Everyone was there except for Mike Judge, who was on speaker-phone. It was weird seeing that chick (Pamela Segall) who was on that Mintaka III episode of ST:TNG (Who Watches The Watchers) doing Bobby's voice.




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The first part of the episode ("The Boy Can't Help It") was great as well. I think I was Bobby Hill in that scenario back in the day.

The return of Chuck Mangione at the State Meat Grading Championship was a nice touch as well.

I've enjoyed KOTH for years. The scene of Hank shaking Bobby's hand was a nice ending prior to the final scene.

Bobby's going to turn out alright, I tell you what.
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