About the Show
Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.
Series 1 Summary
In the classic first series, Marge's marriage is threatened when she meets debonair bowling tutor Jacques, Krusty the Clown is framed for the armed robbery of the Kwik-E-Mart, and Bart and Lisa face the wrath of the Babysitter Bandit - with only Maggie to save them.
Episode 1 - Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire
Marge spends the family's Christmas money on getting Bart's tattoo removed, so Homer gets a job as Santa but bets his wages on a dog with a festive name
Episode 2 - Bart the Genius
Bart cheats at a test, but is so successful that he is sent to a school for the gifted...
Episode 3 - Homer's Odyssey
Homer decides to become a safety campaigner after he causes a meltdown at the nuclear power plant
Episode 4 - There's No Disgrace Like Home
The Simpsons go to therapy after an embarrassing incident at the company picnic
Episode 5 - Bart the General
Bart and his friends stand up to Nelson, with a little bit of help from Grandpa and Herman
Episode 6 - Moaning Lisa
Lisa meets Bleeding Gums Murphy, who helps her express her emotions through music
Episode 7 - The Call of the Simpsons
The family go camping but drive off the edge of a cliff and have to fend for themselves in the woods where Homer is mistaken for Bigfoot
Episode 8 - The Telltale Head
Bart steals the head of the Jebediah Springfield statue, little realising quite how much it will upset the townspeople
Episode 9 - Life on the Fast Lane
Homer buys Marge a bowling ball for her birthday. She takes lessons with a smooth Frenchman (guest star Albert Brooks), but does he have an ulterior motive?
Episode 10 - Homer's Night Out
Homer's in trouble when Bart captures him on film cavorting with belly dancer Princess Kashmir
Episode 11 - The Crepes of Wrath
Bart goes on a foreign exchange to France, where he stays with a couple of slave-driving wine makers
Episode 12 - Krusty Gets Busted
Krusty is accused of robbing the Kwik-E-Mart, thanks to witness Homer Simpson. But Bart is sure that his hero is innocent and, with Lisa's help, sets out to prove it.
Episode 13 - Some Enchanted Evening
Bart is convinced that his babysitter is the Babysitter Bandit.