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Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.

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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 9 Summary

Apu's bachelor days are over - or can the Simpsons help him to escape his arranged marriage? Elsewhere, Moe falls in love with a beautiful woman - who strangely enough quite likes him - and Homer is recruited to track down the trillion-dollar bill that Mr Burns stole in the 1940s.

  • Angry Homer driving a wrecked car

    Episode 1 - The City of New York vs Homer Simpson

    The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson: Barney borrows Homer's car and vanishes on a drunken binge. Weeks later, Homer gets a letter from New York to say the vehicle is illegally parked.

  • Seymour Skinner with an imposter

    Episode 2 - The Principal and the Pauper

    The Principal and the Pauper: The real Seymour Skinner (Martin Sheen) returns to Springfield, revealing that Principal Skinner - whose real name is Armin Tamzarian - is an impostor.

  • Bart and Lisa wrestle for the saxophone

    Episode 3 - Lisa's Sax

    Lisa's Sax: The family recall the story of when Lisa got her saxophone. It all started when Bart was having trouble at school and had to see the school psychologist...

  • Marge as a witch

    Episode 4 - Treehouse of Horror VIII

    Treehouse of Horror VIII: Quimby insults the French government, which launches a neutron bomb in retaliation at Springfield. Homer escapes the blast and begins enjoying himself.

  • Homer with a handgun

    Episode 5 - The Cartridge Family

    The Cartridge Family: After witnessing a riot, Homer decides to buy a gun, but after taking possession of the weapon he starts to use it in a shockingly irresponsible way.

  • Bart in football gear with Milhouse

    Episode 6 - Bart Star

    Bart Star: Homer takes over from Ned as the manager of Bart's American football team after forcing him to quit. Guest starring Mike Judge as Hank Hill.

  • Apu with Homer and Marge, with his mother looking on

    Episode 7 - The Two Mrs Nahasapeemapetilons

    The Two Mrs Nahasapeemapetilons: Marge agrees to pretend to be Apu's wife when his mother visits to set up his arranged marriage, and Homer moves into the Retirement Castle.

  • Caveman with large fishing eating his arms

    Episode 8 - Lisa the Sceptic

    Lisa the Sceptic: During a school archaeological dig, Lisa finds the skeleton of an angel on the site where a new shopping mall is to be built.

  • Bart, Lisa and Maggie

    Episode 9 - Realty Bites

    Realty Bites: Marge takes a job with Lionel Hutz's Red Blazer Realty, an estate agency, but begins to question her morals when she has to sell properties that aren't quite up to scratch.

  • The Simpsons stand in the snow in the midst of fiery debris

    Episode 10 - Miracle on Evergreen Terrace

    Miracle on Evergreen Terrace: When Bart destroys the family's Christmas tree and presents, his lies about a burglar stealing them spiral out of control...

  • The Simpsons in song

    Episode 11 - All Singing, All Dancing

    All Singing, All Dancing: The Simpsons remember all the great songs from their eventful lives after renting the movie Paint Your Wagon. With the guest voice of George Harrison.

  • Bart and Homer on the verge of biting heads from chickens

    Episode 12 - Bart Carny

    Bart Carny: Homer and Bart get jobs working at the fair, but because of Homer's stupidity, a fair worker and his son lose their jobs. So they steal the Simpsons' house.

  • Mr Burns with muscled torso, praised by Smithers

    Episode 13 - The Joy of Sect

    The Joy of Sect: The family joins a cult that brainwashes its disciples into believing they will be taken to the planet Blisstonia, but Marge manages to escape and stage a rescue.

  • Milhouse being attacked by the other shcoolchildren

    Episode 14 - Das Bus

    Das Bus: Bart, Lisa and their classmates fight for survival when they become stranded on a remote island after Otto crashes the school bus off a bridge and into the sea.

  • Krusty doing cool standup

    Episode 15 - The Last Temptation of Krust

    The Last Temptation of Krust: When Krusty shuns his old routines in favour of edgier material, he suddenly becomes the hottest comic in showbusiness.

  • Moe and Renee

    Episode 16 - Dumbbell Indemnity

    Dumbbell Indemnity: Moe lets Homer take him to a singles' bar, where he gets ignored. But on the way home, they meet Rene (guest star Helen Hunt), who starts dating Moe.

  • Lisa with a penknife

    Episode 17 - Lisa the Simpson

    Lisa the Simpson: Lisa begins to suspect that she's not as clever as she used to be - she worries that she's going to end up like Homer.

  • Ralph with a Leprechaun

    Episode 18 - This Little Wiggy

    This Little Wiggy: When Marge meets Ralph Wiggum, she decides to invite him over for a play-date with Bart.

  • Homer and a giant monster donut

    Episode 19 - Simpson Tide

    Simpson Tide: Homer, Barney and Moe find themselves trapped in a nuclear submarine in a combat situation. Then Homer accidentally ejects the captain (guest star Rod Steiger).

  • Smithers, Mr Burns and Homer on a raft

    Episode 20 - The Trouble with Trillions

    The Trouble with Trillions: Homer and Mr Burns go on the run to Cuba with a trillion-dollar note that Mr Burns was meant to deliver to post-war Europe.

  • Bart as Lisa as news anchors

    Episode 21 - The Girly Edition

    The Girly Edition: Lisa is made anchor of a new childrens' news programme, but it is Bart's charisma that gets noticed and the two start a battle - both on and off-air.

  • Homer being beaten by security on the big screen at a rock concert

    Episode 22 - Trash of the Titans

    Trash of the Titans: After insulting the bin men, Homer finds his rubbish not being collected and challenges the current Sanitation Commissioner to an election.

  • Homer and Apu admire the Reiner Wolfcastle fitness promotion

    Episode 23 - King of the Hill

    King of the Hill: As part of an advertising campaign for a new apple-flavoured breakfast bar, Homer agrees to climb the Murderhorn, Springfield's tallest mountain.

  • Marge, Maggie and Dr Hibbert with a bundle of syringes

    Episode 24 - Lost Our Lisa

    Lost Our Lisa: Lisa wants to go to the last day of an Egyptian exhibition, but her plans are ruined when Bart needs hospital treatment after gluing novelty items to his face.

  • Homer and Marge hide their bodies

    Episode 25 - Natural Born Kissers

    Natural Born Kissers: Homer and Marge spice up their love life by snuggling in public places, including a barn and the crazy golf course.

The Simpsons synopsis

Homer. Marge. Bart. Lisa. Maggie. They're unique, they're extraordinary, and they're yellow. Say hello to the Simpsons.

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