About the Show
Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.
Series 8 Summary
There's shock in Springfield when the peacable Ned Flanders explodes with fury after a hurricane destroys his home. Poochie joins the ranks of Itchy & Scratchy, and the malevolent - yet intensely charming - Hank Scorpio offers Homer the perfect job.
Episode 1 - Tree House of Horror VII
Bart finds his evil twin in the attic, Lisa becomes God to a race of tiny people, and aliens Kang and Kodos assume the identities of Bill Clinton and Bob Dole
Episode 2 - You Only Move Twice
Homer is offered a new job by mysterious businessman Hank Scorpio. But will Marge, Bart and Lisa be happy in their idyllic new home town?
Episode 3 - The Homer They Fall
Thanks to his abnormally hard head, Homer becomes a boxer. But is his skull strong enough for a fight against heavyweight champ Drederick Tatum?
Episode 4 - Burns, Baby Burns
Mr Burns' long-lost illegitimate son Larry - guest star Rodney Dangerfield - turns up. Mr Burns rejects him because he thinks he's a bit of an idiot.
Episode 5 - Bart After Dark
Bart gets a job at a burlesque theatre. Several residents are keen customers, but others are less happy to have the showgirls peddling their wares in the town.
Episode 6 - A Milhouse Divided
Milhouse's parents split up and his mum gets together with an American Gladiator called Pyro, his dad self-produces an album, and Milhouse goes a bit crazy
Episode 7 - Lisa's Date with Density
Lisa has a crush on Nelson the bully. But can she get him to change his ways?
Episode 8 - Hurricane Neddy
The Flanders' home is blown down by a hurricane and the Leftorium is looted. Homer leads the rebuilding project, but will Ned be happy with his new house?
Episode 9 - El Viaje Misterioso de nuestro Jomer...
The Mysterious Voyage of Our Homer - Homer eats a dangerous chilli grown by Guatemalan psychiatric patients and embarks on a hallucinogenic trip
Episode 10 - The Springfield Files
FBI agents Mulder and Scully - David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson - investigate Homer's claims that he has seen an alien in the woods
Episode 11 - The Twisted World of Marge Simpson
Marge opens a pretzel franchise after meeting the Pretzel Man - guest star Jack Lemmon. But Fat Tony wants a slice of the pretzel action.
Episode 12 - Mountain of Madness
An avalanche traps Homer and Mr Burns in a mountain cabin
Episode 13 - Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala (Annoyed Grunt) cious
Nanny Bobbins comes to the rescue of the Simpson family, where eldest son Bart is a tearaway and husband Homer doesn't lift a finger.
Episode 14 - The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show
Homer gets a job on the Itchy & Scratchy Show, providing the voice of a new character
Episode 15 - Homer's Phobia
When Bart befriends a gay shop owner - guest star John Waters, Homer decides to take his son hunting, but not everything goes according to plan
Episode 16 - Brother from Another Series
Sideshow Bob - Kelsey Grammer - is once again released from prison, into the care of his respectable brother Cecil - David Hyde Pierce
Episode 17 - My Sister, My Sitter
Lisa starts a new career as a babysitter, and all is going well until Marge and Homer employ her to look after Bart and Maggie
Episode 18 - Homer vs the Eighteenth Amendment
When alcohol is banned in Springfield, Moe's Tavern becomes a speakeasy and Homer reinvents himself as the Beer Baron
Episode 19 - Grade School Confidential
Principal Skinner and Mrs Krabappel embark on a torrid affair, and bribe Bart to keep it secret
Episode 20 - The Canine Mutiny
Bart buys Laddie, an amazing new dog, with a credit card that has accidentally been sent to Santa's Little Helper
Episode 21 - The Old Man and Lisa
Mr Burns loses all his money and employs Lisa to help him earn his fortune back. But they don't see eye to eye over ethical issues.
Episode 22 - In Marge We Trust
Homer discovers that a Japanese dishwashing powder company is using his face as its logo
Episode 23 - Homer's Enemy
A new employee at the power plant who has struggled to build a decent life is incensed that anyone as foolish as Homer could appear so affluent
Episode 24 - The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase
Troy McClure hosts a vision of the future of the Simpsons in which Chief Wiggum becomes private detective Wiggum, P.I.
Episode 25 - The Secret War of Lisa Simpson
Bart and Lisa enrol in military school, but Lisa finds it hard to fit in. Guest starring Willem Dafoe.