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Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.
Series 11 Summary
Moe gets cosmetic facial surgery, and the brooding barkeeper enjoys a rare streak of happiness before everything comes crashing down - on his face. Meanwhile, Maude Flanders takes a tumble, and Apu becomes father to a litter of wide-eyed octuplets.
Episode 1 - Beyond Blunderdome
Beyond Blunderdome: When Homer criticises Mel Gibson's remake of Mr Smith Goes to Washington at a test screening, Mel hires Homer to help him rewrite it.
Episode 2 - Brother's Little Helper
Brother's Little Helper: Bart is put on an experimental Attention Deficit Disorder drug, which improves his behaviour but makes him paranoid that a satellite is reading his thoughts.
Episode 3 - Guess Who's Coming to Criticise Dinner
Guess Who's Coming to Criticize Dinner: Homer becomes the restaurant critic of the Springfield Shopper. He is so feared that the town's restaurant owners plot to kill him.
Episode 4 - Treehouse of Horror X
Tree House of Horror X: Ned comes back to haunt the Simpsons after Marge accidentally runs him down and Bart and Lisa get zapped by radiation and become superheroes.
Episode 5 - E-I-E-I-(Annoyed Grunt)
E-I-E-I-(Annoyed Grunt): Inspired by Zorro, Homer starts challenging people to duels, but goes a step too far and challenges an old-fashioned colonel, who takes him up on his offer.
Episode 6 - Hello Gutter, Hello Fadder
Hello Gutter, Hello Fadder: Homer bowls a perfect 300 and becomes a celebrity, even appearing on the Springfield Squares with Bumble Bee Man, Sideshow Mel and his old nemesis Ron Howard.
Episode 7 - Eight Misbehavin'
Eight Misbehavin': Apu and Manjula take fertility drugs to get pregnant and end up with octuplets. Local companies shower them with gifts until the Shelbyville Nine are born.
Episode 8 - Take My Wife, Sleaze
Take My Wife, Sleaze: Homer wins a Harley Davidson and forms the Hell's Satans biker gang with Lenny, Carl, Moe and Flanders. But then they run into the original Hell's Satans...
Episode 9 - Grift of the Magi
Grift of the Magi: Bart breaks his coccyx and ends up using a wheelchair, so Principal Skinner has to hire Fat Tony to build ramps for Bart.
Episode 10 - Little Big Mom
Little Big Mom: When Marge breaks her leg in a skiing accident, Lisa takes over running the Simpsons household and Homer and Bart end up relocating to a leper colony in Hawaii.
Episode 11 - Faith Off
Faith Off: Homer gets a bucket of superglue stuck to his head and the only person who can get it off is preacher Brother Faith (Don Cheadle), inspiring Bart to become a faith healer.
Episode 12 - The Mansion Family
The Mansion Family: Mr Burns leaves town for a full medical check-up, leaving the Simpsons in charge of his mansion. Guest starring Britney Spears as herself.
Episode 13 - Saddlesore Galactica
Saddlesore Galactica: Homer and Bart save a horse from the fair and decide to train him as an American footballer. Or maybe a racehorse.
Episode 14 - Alone Again Natura-Diddily
Alone Again Natura-Diddily: Tragedy strikes Maude Flanders at Springfield's new race track.
Episode 15 - Missionary: Impossible
Missionary: Impossible: Homer pledges $10,000 to save his favourite British sitcom Do Shut Up. But when the channel comes for the cash, he flees to the church followed by a violent posse.
Episode 16 - Pygmoelian
Pygmoelian: After he is snubbed for a Duff beer calendar because he is so ugly, Moe goes for plastic surgery and ends up so good looking that he becomes a soap star...
Episode 17 - Bart to the Future
Bart to the Future: Bart sees his adult future as a struggling rock guitarist crashing on Ralph Wiggum's couch, while Lisa becomes the first straight female President.
Episode 18 - Days of Wine and D'Oh'ses
Days of Wine and D'Oh'ses: After forgetting his recent birthday party, Barney quits drinking and takes helicopter flying lessons.
Episode 19 - Kill the Alligator and Run
Kill the Alligator and Run: When Homer becomes convinced he only has four years to live, the Simpsons go to Florida so that he can have a better quality of life.
Episode 20 - Last Tap Dance in Springfield
Last Tap Dance in Springfield: Lisa takes up dancing but discovers that she's not very good at it. Bart and Milhouse duck out of their camping trip and decide to hide out in the mall.
Episode 21 - It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Marge
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Marge: Otto marries his girlfriend Betsy (guest star Parker Posey), but, in true rock 'n' roll fashion, the marriage is over as soon as it has begun.
Episode 22 - Behind the Laughter
Behind The Laughter: A behind-the-scenes look at the Simpson family. How did they win their fame? And how did they cope when the showbiz pressure got too much?
The Simpsons synopsis
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