|Grim In Love|
|Series||The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy|
|Cartoon Network US Premiere||July 11, 2003|
|Paired with|| Crushed|
Love is Evol Spelled Backwards
When Billy, Mandy and Grim go to the beach, Grim falls in love with a gothic woman named Malaria. Grim and Malaria have fun dating, but Mandy points out that it will change once Grim tells Malaria that he's not human and is actually the Grim Reaper. In the following date, Grim demonstrates his supernatural powers while dancing and, as predicted, Malaria leaves in panic.
- Story by: Gord Zajac
- Storyboard by: Brett Varon
- Directed by: John McIntyre, Robert Alvarez
- This episode and the two other pair episodes that aired the same time as this, are all considered as Valentine's Day specials.
- Malaria is named after an infectious disease transmitted to people by a female infected mosquito.
- The Malaria/Grim Restaurant scene is a parody from the film, When Harry Met Sally.
- Malaria and Grim went to a 'Hard Rot Cafe' this is an allusion to 'Hard Rock Cafe'.
- There are at least 3 movies references to this episode: When Harry Meets Sally (1987); Pulp Fiction (1995); and Titanic (1997)
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