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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

    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 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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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 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

    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

    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

    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 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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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