It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on October 27, 1996. The Exor-Sis: Maggie gets possessed by an evil demon called Pazuzu. Coralisa: Lisa, along with Snowball V, discover a creepy/perfect version of her family in an alternate universe. The Treehouse of Horror series, formerly known as The Simpsons Halloween Specials, are an annual tradition in which there is a special Halloween episode consisting of three separate, self-contained pieces. In another Treehouse of Horror, when attempting to stake the Vampire-Burns, Homers nailed him in the crotch first, before Lisa corrected him. In the third annual Treehouse of Horror episode, Homer buys Bart an evil talking Krusty doll, King Homer is captured by Mr. Burns, and Bart and Lisa inadvertently cause zombies to attack Springfield. It first aired on the Fox network in the United States on October 29, 1995, and contains three self-contained segments. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. These are The Simpsons' special annual Halloween Episodes.Earlier installments have the onscreen title of The Simpsons Halloween Special.Every season but the first one has had one. Treehouse of Horror III Treehouse of Horror III For the continuing series of Halloween specials, see Treehouse of Horror series. "Oh, dear Lord! didn't help. The specials are anthologies of three short stories with a Horror theme, all Played for Laughs. All Just a Dream : A few stories end with it being revealed to be a dream or fantasy of one of the characters. "- Lisa. The first five specials all feature a disclaimer by Marge (or Homer, in the case of III) about the episode's content (the first of which was a sincere attempt to warn the viewers), and an opening sequence featuring a pan across Springfield Cemetery (in homage to the usual opening sequence's swoop over Springfield), passing several humorous tombstones. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. The second segment, "Nightmare on Evergreen Terrace" is a parody of the "A Nightmare on Elm Street" film series, in which Groundskeeper Willie attacks schoolchildren in their sleep. He can feel it, too. ...I Totally Saved the Earth's Butt and Made the Glavin Cry Like a Little Wuss! "- Mayor Quimby. In one episode, Homer's head is turned into a donut. A black hole threatens to swallow Springfield, Homer tries to find the source of paranormal activity, and a "Back to the Future" parody in … In another early Treehouse of Horror episode, the aliens' cookbook "How to Cook For Forty Humans" caused Lisa to think they were going to eat The Simpsons, first thinking the dust covered title was "How to Cook Humans" until Kang blew some dust off to reveal that it said "How to Cook For Humans" until Lisa blew more dust off revealing "How to Cook Forty Humans" before the final dust was blew off revealing its full title. WHEEEEEE-AAAAAAAAAH! For the event, see Treehouse of Horror XXIII Event.. It essentially serves as a Canadian version of Nick Jr., but with rather more variety. ", wasn't even cursed, despite coming from an occult curio shop run by a strange Chinese man. Jump to: References (15) | Referenced in (3) | Featured in (3) | Spoofs (3) References . Every season but the first one has had one. Bart in “You Gotta Know When To Golem”: “I didn’t say ‘kick Homer’s WALLS’”. Showing all 24 items. The Treehouse of Horror episodes as a whole starting with. See more ideas about simpsons characters, simpson, the simpsons. And Kent Brockman, for one, welcomes our new insect overlords. Oh, Lisa, everybody already figured that out a while ago. The Bad Dream House is a limited-time building first released during the Treehouse of Horror XXIII Event where it could have been bought for 150 treats.. Tropes used in Treehouse of Horror include: Abnormal Limb Rotation Range : Happens to Homer to parody The Exorcist in "Treehouse of Horror XVI". Silly scares, hilarious haunts and ghoulish gags that defy this copywriter's alliterative… The next three had different framing stories (respectively, Homer, Bart, and Lisa having nightmares after eating too much candy, telling scary stories at a Halloween party, and a parody of Night Gallery), but from the fifth onward, they were cut because of time constraints and the fact that the writers couldn't think of any good framing devices for the stories. The Salem Witch trial parody in another Halloween episode had Marge and her sisters, being witches for the act, take up the Flanders idea that they would eat children. 0 219. according to main THOH writer David X. Cohen, Theremin-style arrangement of the theme music, warning the audience that the episode in question is violent, Daffy Duck and Porky Pig Meet the Groovie Goolies, Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the 13th. This is the special Gracie Films vignette from " The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror" special episodes. The TV show even used it as one of its episode titles (appropriately "Worst Episode EVER", though it actually refers to a cardiac episode). ever! Oohh, I've wasted my life..."- Comic Book Guy. I'm the last of the Simpsons! "I’ll strike where ye kina protect them – in their dreams! "Lucite hardening ... must end life in classic Lorne Greene pose from 'Battlestar Galactica'. 0 Comments. The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror: Installment XII October 14, 2020. The Simpsons first aired from 1987 to 1989 as a series of animated shorts on The Tracey Ullman Show.Unofficially known as "Season 0," the original 48 ad-bumpers kicked off what is now well established as one of television's all-time classic series (which premiered on the then-fledgling FOX network in December 1989). As polarizing as recent seasons of The Simpsons can be among fans, there is no question that the quality of the non-canonical series of “Treehouse of Horror” episodes has largely remained of high quality over the years. Treehouse of Horror XXII (2011) ... tropes, and characters. Homer is trapped forever in the live action dimension, but he is happy when he finds a bakery that sells erotic cakes. after his arm gets trapped under a boulder, Bart manages to keep the Gremlin from crashing the bus but gets institutionalized for his efforts, with the Gremlin coming back to torment him, The Simpsons stake Count Burns in the heart but Marge turns out to be the head vampire and the family attacks the somehow still-human Lisa. From "If I Only Had a Brain", when Mr. Burns' robot collapses on him; Harry Shearer's name in many of the end credits is this, as he often forgoes a Halloween credit and just uses his real name. Dennis Perkins of The A.V. In 2001, Fox Interactive, Software Creations, and THQ Inc. released The Simpsons: Night of the Living Treehouse of Horror for the Game Boy Color, which saw the Simpsons going through levels based off of the classic segments. “Hey Simpson! The first TOH had a different director for each segment, and lacked the scary names for the cast and crew which would become standard. Homer being Homer, naturally keeps picking at it. “Halloween - the one time of the year where the squalor of our home works to our advantage.” Homer Simpson[src] "Treehouse of Horror XXII" is the third episode of Season 23 and the twenty-second Treehouse of Horror episode. Before "XI", which aired in 2000, every ... Treehouse of Horror (The Simpsons episode) The plot revolves around three scary stories told by the Simpson children in the family's treehouse. Fine! Club gave the episode a B- stating, "The 28th ‘Treehouse Of Horror’ carries on the venerable Simpsons institution by, as ever, tossing a whole lot of stuff at the screen and seeing what sticks. Yes, “Bad Dream House” is about an unsuspecting family that moves into a house built on the fabled “ancient Indian burial ground”, but it uses that as a platform for its own story and broader satire about scary movies and horror tropes in general. "Treehouse of Horror II" has Lisa, Bart and Homer experiencing. Oddly enough, due to the Fox network's commitment to televising baseball's World Series, few of the "Treehouse" episodes since 2000 have aired anywhere near Halloween itself. The original "Treehouse of Horror" episode aired on October 25, 1990 and was inspired by EC Comics Horror tales. The ending with the sudden transformation into a Spider-Man parody only makes it worse. Inverted in another episode: "Don't eat me! In "Treehouse Of Horror I", Maggie turns her head around 360 degrees while looking for a knife. A black hole threatens to swallow Springfield, Homer tries to find the source of paranormal activity, and a "Back to the Future" parody in … Earlier installments have the onscreen title of The Simpsons Halloween Special. I'm coming to rescue the lot of you! Directed by Jim Reardon. At the end of "The Day the Earth Looked Stupid", the scene shows the ruins of Springfield while "I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire" by The Ink Spots plays. "I'll see you in Hell yet, Homer Simpson!" TVTropes is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. You were in a Treehouse of Horror episode... he's forced to shoot Homer to stop him causing a nuclear meltdown-which then happens anyway, you'll repeat it to yourself quite a lot while you watch them, The Simpsons: Night of the Living Treehouse of Horror. For most of the 2000s they were scheduled. Because of the framing device, unlike every other. In the seventh annual Treehouse of Horror episode, Bart discovers his long-lost twin, Lisa grows a colony of small beings, and Kang and Kodos impersonate Bill Clinton and Bob Dole in order to win the 1996 presidential election. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on October 27, 1996. "Treehouse of Horror V" is the sixth episode of The Simpsons' sixth season and the fifth episode in the Treehouse of Horror series. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) In "Wiz Kids," Mrs. Krabappel's witch costume is the same as the evil queen's in "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs." References. The Simpsons really suffers from this one… to the point, an entire page was done just on the series alone. It is the twelfth episode of the annual Treehouse of Horror Halloween specials, and, due to Fox's contract with Major League Baseball's World Series, the episode was pushed back to November 6, 2001 on the Fox network, airing six days after Halloween. Treehouse of Horror XXIII is the character collection for the Treehouse of Horror XXIII Event; all characters are no longer available for purchase, but still may be used if the Player owns them from the event. Starting with Treehouse of Horror XIII, the words "Treehouse of Horror" will be in its place in the title before the roman numerals. When The Simpsons was still itself that meant taking familiar ideas, themes and stories and remaking them in … sent to the electric chair for smoking inside the Kwik-E-Mart, such differing levels of anthropomorphism. This was the writers' way of showing that they were tired of coming up with ideas for humorous tombstone messages. Like many other Treehouse of Horror episodes, it contains three self-contained segments. TVTropes is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Others are inspired by more traditional horror — there is even a Dramatic Reading of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" in the first "Treehouse" episode. 7: “Bart’s Nightmare” Season 3. All Just a Dream : A few stories end with it being revealed to be a dream or fantasy of one of the characters. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. Homer offers himself to a zombie horde so that his family can escape. "- The Collector/Comic Book Guy. Zombie Jimbo, Dolph and Kearney kick zombie Skinner's head around in TOH III. Only to take a further turn for the freaky shortly afterwards. Harsher in Hindsight: In "Hex and the City" from Treehouse Of Horror XII, aired in 2001, Carl and Lenny are crushed to death by a helicopter crashing into Moe's Tavern.Homer graves until he's see Moe's death.While meant to show how Homer's attention is limited, it lost it's humor when a similar disaster happened in Scotland in 2013 [dead link].Nine people were killed as a result. Oh great, now I gotta work in the dark. "Treehouse of Horror XXII" originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on October 30, 2011, the night before Halloween. To solve both problems, the faculty starts eating the children one by one and sending the kids to "detention" for even minor infractions to process them as cattle. Directed by Steven Dean Moore, Mike B. Anderson. The first three make varying attempts to fit the show's canonicity; the fourth, a take-off of, The first few specials opened with Marge on a stage warning parents about the content that was about to follow (the first one was a sincere attempt to head off inevitable complaints from. And when the family turned inside-out from the strange, viral cloud that got into their home due to cheap weather stripping. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. ; Darkness (2002), starring Anna Paquin, had a family moving into a haunted house as part of an Evil Plan to complete a demonic ritual. Lines like "They put all the jerks in Tower One!" As a result, these special episodes are hotly anticipated by fans every year, even if the quality of the series as a whole has dipped significantly. it never finds its home at any point of the sliding scale. These are The Simpsons' special annual Halloween Episodes. Often lampooning the tropes and trends of horror, sci-fi, and the supernatural, The Treehouse of Horror episodes see The Simpsons at their best. "- Bart. Directed by Matthew Faughnan, Mike B. Anderson. "Treehouse of Horror XI" is the first episode of The Simpsons' twelfth season and the 249th overall, and the eleventh Halloween episode. "Is that the best you can do? Movies n TV. "We can all work together to build a Utopian society, free of violence, hate, and prejudice! Earlier installments have the onscreen title of The Simpsons Halloween Special. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from thestaff@tvtropes.org. But Bob isn’t satisfied, so he brings him back to life and kills him over and over until Lisa and Santa’s Little Helper finally discover the corpse. ("Treehouse of Horror IV", Flanders/Satan), "See you in Hell." Special thanks to Mike Finn for requesting this list on Patreon! "Treehouse of Horror XXVIII" scored a 1.6 rating with a 6 share and was watched by 3.66 million people, making it Fox's highest rated show of the night. "Don't worry, Dad. Also, the first four have framing stories told by the main characters. "Treehouse of Horror III" has the family throwing a Halloween party for the neighborhood kids, with scary stories once more being exchanged. "Life with the Simpsons... what choice do I have? Bart, Lisa and Maggie replaced the candy with vegetables offscreen. Cut to the planes flying around the top of the tower, with the pilots looking confused. I can get you home, but you'll have to do exactly as I-. I'm feeling a mite peckish. Except that was what their job is, and Bart was being a traitor by going native with the aliens. http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/YMMV/TheSimpsonsS23E3TreehouseOfHorrorXXII. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. May 25, 2019 - Explore MC Lars's board "Lesser known Simpsons characters", followed by 402 people on Pinterest. The only thing keeping them from being a regular episode is a willingness to have crazier endings. I am a dervish of declension and a conjurer of conjugation, with a million hit points and maximum charisma! Directed by Matthew Faughnan, Mike B. Anderson. Many of the tales feature Affectionate Parodies of contemporary Horror Films. 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