Family Guy Review: Crazy Little Thing Called Love

There’s a joke in the opening credits of "Valentine’s Day in Quahog" that says this is "Further evidence of Family Guy’s decline." Sure, the later era of this series can be mediocre. But if anything, this episode is actually evidence that this show still has a lot to work with and can be legitimately hilarious and enjoyable.

The episode was a parody of the movie Valentine’s Day, with many stories centered around individual characters. It’s hectic, and the intercutting of each can make it hard to keep track, but the brevity of each segment helped to make each one work. There were still occasional cutaways and referential humor, but each story had to make its point quickly, and it felt like the jokes and funny lines just kept on coming. Read More...


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