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Dial M for Monkey: Simion
Season 1, Episode 3b
Simion Title Card
Air date May 11, 1996 (TNT)
May 12, 1996 (Sequence)
Production number 101b
Written by Lou Romano
Directed by Paul Rudish
Genndy Tartakovsky

Simion is the third episode of Dial M for Monkey, and the second part of the third episode in season 1 of Dexter's Laboratory, which first aired on May 12, 1996. In this episode, Simion, an intelligent chimpanzee, plans to get his revenge on humans for making him into his current state.





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Cultural References

  • Simion paraphrases Darth Vader's speech to Luke Skywalker in The Empire Strikes Back (1982): "With our combined strength, we can end this destructive conflict and bring order to the galaxy ... Search your feelings. You know it to be true." Simion says to Monkey, "Together we can combine our forces and bring a new order to the galaxy ... Seek your heart. You know it to be true."
  • After Monkey has converted him, Simion quotes the song "I Wanna Be Like You" from Walt Disney's The Jungle Book (1967): "I wanna walk like you, talk like you, oo-ooo!"