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
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
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
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
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 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
A Milhouse Divided: Milhouse's parents split up: 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'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
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...
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
The Springfield Files: FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana 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
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
Mountain of Madness: An avalanche traps Homer and Mr Burns in a mountain cabin.
Episode 13 - Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala (Annoyed Grunt) cious
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
In Marge We Trust: Homer discovers that a Japanese dishwashing powder company is using his face as its logo.
Episode 23 - Homer's Enemy
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
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
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.