Kids … After reading fifty things that Donald Trump did as President, Homer finally decides who to vote for. The ‘Treehouse Of Horror’ specials began in 1990, when The Simpsons was on its second season. The only "Treehouse of Horror" to use the tree house motif and is so far one of two "Treehouse of Horrors" that don't use the spooky names. [4] Starting with season fifteen's "XIV", only one writer was credited as having written a Treehouse of Horror episode, and the trend has continued since. Treehouse of Horror XXX Treehouse of Horror XXX For the continuation series of Halloween specials, see Treehouse of Horror series. The rest of the toys decide to seek revenge against Bart, so they kill him and turn him into a toy, greatly distressing his family. A nuclear-plant employee, he does his best to lead his family but often finds that … This is a list of Treehouse of Horror episodes produced by the … [1], The episode was originally scheduled to air on October 18, 2020,[8] however, due to being preempted by game seven of the 2020 National League Championship Series,[9] the episode was rescheduled to air on November 1, 2020. At home, everything is back to normal except that Ralph's head is backwards. The head of the Simpson family, Homer, is not a typical family man. [16], 4th episode of the thirty-second season of, Please help to establish notability by citing, Learn how and when to remove this template message, announcing the wrong Best Picture winner at Oscars, "The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror Clip Turns Homer Into a Disney Princess and Yogi Bear", ". The 31st annual Simpsons Halloween special includes a frightening look at the 2020 election, parodies of Pixar and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and a ninth birthday Lisa … The episode is made up of four segments: "2020 election," "Toy Gory" (a parody of the Toy Story franchise), "Into the Homerverse" (a parody of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse), and "Be Nine, Rewind" (a parody of Russian Doll). The scariest Simpsons Halloween show yet, featuring an opening by Guillermo Del Toro. "Treehouse of Horror XXX" is the fourth episode ofSeason 31 and the 30th The SimpsonsHalloween special. No character is safe on Halloween. From "Treehouse of Horror" to "XIII", all three segments were written by different writers and in some cases there was a fourth writer that wrote the opening and wraparound segments. Treehouse of Horror, also known as The Simpsons Halloween specials, is a series of Halloween-themed episodes of the animated sitcom The Simpsons, each consisting of three separate, self-contained segments.These segments usually involve the Simpson family in some horror, science fiction, or supernatural … Lisa enters the booth and tries to get Homer to remember everything bad about the previous four years, but Homer remembers nothing. This is a list of Treehouse of Horror episodes produced by the American animated sitcom The Simpsons. : A Complete Guide to Our Favorite Family ...Still Continued, The Simpsons One Step Beyond Forever! "Treehouse of Horror XXXI" is the fourth episode of the thirty-second season of the American animated sitcom The Simpsons, and the 688th episode overall as well as the thirty-first "Treehouse of Horror" episode. [1] The episode was screened earlier on October 14, 2020, at "Paley Front Row: Simpsons Treehouse of Horror", a panel discussion put on by Decider, Paley Center for Media, and Fox, and in Canada on Citytv on its originally scheduled airdate of October 18, 2020. Later, Marge gives him a Radioactive Man toy which Bart puts in a microwave, causing it to melt. Variety's exclusive first-look at 'The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror XXXI: Homer is given 50 scary reasons re-electing Trump is terrifying. ; Tempting Fate: … The Simpsons’ upcoming ‘Treehouse Of Horror XXXI’ episode has been delayed until November. However, it turns out Homer just dreamed of voting. Season 31 is the thirty-first season of The Simpsons that … Similar to previous multi-events, it was divided into 4 acts: Act 1: October 14, 2020 - November 18, 2020 … The clip shown at Comic-con @ Home of the segment, showed Homer meeting Homer Barbera, a parody of Yogi Bear named after Yogi Bear co-creator Joseph Barbera, and Disney Princess Homer, a parody of Disney Princesses. [10], The segment "Toy Gory", is a parody of the 1995 film, Toy Story. For an overview of the sub-series as a whole, see Treehouse of Horror series. [5] The segment "Toy Gory", was animated entirely in CGI, which marks the first time the series has used that animation style since "Treehouse of Horror VI" in 1996. The Simpsons’ upcoming ‘Treehouse Of Horror XXXI’ episode has been delayed until November. Halloween has arrived, and part of that spooktacular celebration (for myself, at least) is watching the annual The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror. The Homers become friends and spend time together around Springfield. So, Lisa tries to get him to remember everything that had happened in the previous four years, referring to the Presidency of Donald Trump, but Homer only remembers Faye Dunaway announcing the wrong Best Picture winner at Oscars, so fifty things that Donald Trump did during the previous four years that make him unfit to continue being President are just listed on the screen. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. This was the first time in 10 years that a Treehouse of Horror episode aired in November. Clips & Extras See All. It aired in the United States on Fox on November 1, 2020. So they realize the only way to end it is to kill Gil Gunderson, which they manage to do. Treehouse of Horror Treehouse of Horror This article refers to the first episode in the Treehouse of Horror sub-series. [11] "Be Nine, Rewind" is a reference to the 2008 film, Be Kind Rewind, and a parody of the 2019 series Russian Doll. The second is The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XIII (2002). : A Complete Guide to Our Favorite Family ...Continued Yet Again, Planet Simpson: How a Cartoon Masterpiece Documented an Era and Defined a Generation, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_The_Simpsons_Treehouse_of_Horror_episodes&oldid=994496701, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Episode guide from Warren Martyn and Adrian Wood's book "I Can't Believe It's a Bigger and Better Updated Unofficial Simpsons Guide" on the, This page was last edited on 16 December 2020, at 00:49. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. "Into the Homerverse" is a parody of the 2018 film, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. The opening segment is a political thriller, but the segments themselves are classic comedy." [4] Upon meeting Homer Barbera, Homer remarks that Homer Barbera sounds like Art Carney, whose character from The Honeymooners, Ed Norton, is reportedly the inspiration for Yogi Bear. The Treehouse of Horror special has been a Halloween tradition of The Simpsons since 1990, and we cannot wait to see what this year’s horrifying twist will bring. It is 666th episode of the show. You can kill Gil as many times as you like. Between 2000 to 2008 and 2010, due to Fox's contract with Major League Baseball's World Series, episodes had originally aired in November;[2] since 2011, each Treehouse of Horror episode has aired in October, with the exception of Season 32's XXXI, which was originally scheduled for October 18, but was postponed to November 1 due to the 2020 NLCS reaching game 7. The Simpsons’ Treehouse of Horror arrives tomorrow! Homer searches the Nuclear Power Plant for candy and finds what he thinks is a vending machine. DESCRIPTION: Episode 666 of The Simpsons (yes, it’s true!) @TheSimpsons Very nostalgic interview with Michigan high school classmate:", "Simpsons Return To CGI Animation In Treehouse of Horror XXXI Images", "MVPs of Horror: How 'The Simpsons' creators added COVID-19 masks to this year's 'Treehouse of Horror, "(SI-3117) "(If No NLCS Game 7) Treehouse of Horror XXXI, "Not today. They try to end the loop by seeking help from Comic Book Guy, but none of his ideas work. [4][12] A clip from the episode showing Homer voting in the 2020 United States elections was released on October 12, 2020, and he cannot decide who to vote for in the presidential election. On inauguration day, Springfield is in chaos. The official synopsis for The Simpsons' upcoming "Treehouse of Horror XXXI" special teases that the jazz loving, eco-conscious eight-year-old will be turning nine, after more than 30 years and 32 seasons.. “Hello, everyone. Directed by Mike B. Anderson, Steven Dean Moore. The Twilight Zone has been parodied quite often, and has served as the inspiration for numerous segments. Versions of Burns and Smithers from other dimensions fight the Homers and win. A clip from the episode was shown during The Simpsons panel at Comic-con @ Home. is the single best “Treehouse of Horror” episode in a decade, with all three segments earning a coveted 4 ranking. [3] The original episode even had three different directors. It has been suggested that Undercover Burns, I, Carumbus, Now Museum, Now You Don't (The Simpsons), Treehouse of Horror XXXI, The 7 Beer Itch, Podcast News and Three Dreams Denied be merged into this … Writing three 7-minute segments was just too taxing for the writers, so it was proposed that they could do anything without worrying about continuity to appease them.The yearly Halloween special was named \"Treehouse of Horro… With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. The annual terror-themed trilogy, including a frightening look at the 2020 election. ", "Updated: ShowBuzzDaily's Top 150 Sunday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 11.1.2020", "The Simpsons Season 32 Episode 4 Review: Treehouse of Horror XXXI", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Treehouse_of_Horror_XXXI&oldid=994759525, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles with topics of unclear notability from December 2020, All articles with topics of unclear notability, Television episode articles with short description for single episodes, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 17 December 2020, at 11:29. They head to the Nuclear Power Plant to do so, but Mr. Burns stops them. [9], Special episode list for an animated series, "Dial 'M' for Murder or Press '#' to Return to Main Menu", Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, The Simpsons Forever! The thirty-first season of the animated television series The Simpsons … ; Horsemen of the Apocalypse: They're seen riding through the sky at the end of the opening, with Death carrying a flag that says "Treehouse of Horror XXXI" instead of his name. Aired 11-2-20 • TV-14 VL. Marge calls Homer to tell him to bring home the Halloween candy, but he ate it all. Many of the tales feature Affectionate Parodies of contemporary Horror Films.Others are inspired by more traditional horror — there is even a Dramatic Reading of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" in the first "Treehouse" episode.. The introduction to this episode sets the tone with a darkly comical slapstick piece that sees Smithers die trying to put up Mr. Burns’s Halloween decorations, and darkly comical is exactly what this episode is. Come join me for my look at the best Treehouse of Horror episodes of The Simpsons. NEW. These segments usually involve the family in some horror, science fiction, or supernatural setting and always take place outside the normal continuity of the show and are therefore considered to be non-canon. Contents[show] Plot Intro Story 1: Toy Gory Story 2: Into the Homerverse Story 3: Be Kind, Rewind Ending (closing) The Simpsons always packs a devilishly delicious trick or treat bag, with nothing so frightening as razor-blade-concealing apples, or anything else remotely nutritious. Directed by Matthew Faughnan, David Silverman. There really … Dark humour is most prevalent in first segment ‘Hex and the City’, which sees Homer be cursed by a gypsy. When Burns learns from a Noir version of Smithers that the Burns of his world is his assistant, he gives in and sends the alternate Homers, Burns and Smithers back to their own dimensions. While the segment has a fai… The Simpsons Season 31 Episode 4. The ‘Treehouse Of Horror’ specials began in 1990, when The Simpsons was on its second season. [5][6][7][8], As of 2020, there are thirty-one Treehouse of Horror episodes, with one airing every year. When he tries to put a quarter in it, it explodes. Lisa realizes that the explosion opened a hole in the space-time continuum and tells Homer to recreate the explosion to fix it. Directed by Rob Oliver, Mike B. Anderson, Guillermo del Toro. After waking up, Homer realizes that versions of him from the Multiverse have appeared. Lisa returns home to properly celebrate her birthday. [13] The segment also included references to Vladimir Putin, Roger Stone, and Kanye West, with Putin being listed as Trump's running mate, Stone being depicted as trying to interfere with people's right to vote, and a vote for West being considered a vote for Trump. He also gave the episode four and a half out of five stars. It was released on October 14, 2020, and ended on November 18, 2020. [4] Ben Mankiewicz guest-stars in the episode as himself. [6] Initially, when first animated, the episode did not include the characters wearing masks, however, to reflect on the COVID-19 pandemic, showrunner Al Jean asked director Steven Dean Moore to have every character except Homer wear a mask. It’s a little late for Halloween, but you can enjoy episodes from years past in the meantime. See more ideas about simpsons treehouse of horror, simpson, horror. [1] It also received generally positive reviews, and was watched live in the United States by 4.93 million viewers. : A Complete Guide to Our Favorite Family ...Continued, The Simpsons: A Complete Guide to Our Favorite Family, The Simpsons Beyond Forever! Usually I just do horror films but dammit, it's time for a change. [4] An extended clip was released during an interview with showrunner Al Jean. [7] Ben Mankiewicz appears in the episode as himself. The original "Treehouse of Horror" episode aired on October 25, 1990 and was inspired by EC Comics Horror tales. According to some DVD commentary, the reason why the episodes are non-canon is a trade-off for the writers. [1] The episode was directed by Steven Dean Moore,[2] and written by Julia Prescott.[3]. You know, Halloween is a very strange holiday. Treehouse of Horror episodes have aired annually since the second season (1990) and each episode has three separate segments. The 31st season included a Thanksgiving-themed spinoff, "Thanksgiving of Horror". She then learns that Nelson is experiencing the same thing, and that they both have to be alive at the same time in order to live. All Simpsons Treehouse of Horror Episodes Ranked a list of 31 titles created 1 month ago Top 25 Simpsons Treehouse of Horror Episodes a list of 25 titles created 31 Oct 2016 Simpsons Treehouse of Horror a list of 26 titles created 06 Jun 2016 Ranking the Treehouse of Horror Episodes a list of 31 titles created 10 … This The Simpsons review contains spoilers. S32 E4 Treehouse of Horror XXXI. At the school, Homer quickly decides everyone he wants to vote for, except for who he wants to be President. October 14, 2020 - November 18, 2020 Treehouse of Horror XXXI Event is the 5th multi-event of 2020 and the 11th multi-event overall. A meteorite turns Homer into a rampaging blob with a voracious appetite; Bart brings a Golem to life; an alien invasion hoax turns real. Postponement is due to Game 7 of the NLCS", "Decider, FOX, and The Paley Center for Media Team Up To Present 'Paley Front Row: Simpsons Treehouse of Horror, "Comic-Con 2020: 'The Simpsons' spoofs Disney-Fox merger with Disney Princess Homer", "When did The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror Episodes Stop Parodying Horror? "Treehouse of Horror XXXI" is the fourth episode of the thirty-second season of the American animated sitcom The Simpsons, and the 688th episode overall as well as the thirty-first "Treehouse of Horror" episode. Treehouse of Horror XXXI has been postponed until November 1. As a side-effect, Homer begins shifting into the forms of his counterparts. Once again following an age old tradition, The Simpsons aired their latest “Treehouse of Horror” episode in November (thank you football), but as Halloween only ended within the last 24 hours, it still feels fitting. Including the newest Treehouse… The Simpsons - Treehouse of Horror XXXI: The annual terror-themed trilogy, including a frightening look at the 2020 election. [1] Before "XI", which aired in 2000, every episode has aired in the week preceding or on October 31; "II" and "X" are the only episodes to air on Halloween. According to the synopsis, in addition to "a frightening look at … In this episode of The Simpsons Theory, we count down every kill from The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror specials from 26 to 31. Quite often the segments will parody well-known movies, books, radio shows, and television shows. Before donating his toys to charity, Bart decides to torture them, not realizing that they have feelings. The episode was directed by Steven Dean Moore, and written by Julia Prescott. [14], In the United States, the episode was watched live by 4.93 million viewers. On Election Day, Marge calls Homer and tells him to get to Springfield Elementary to vote. [15], Tony Sokol with Den of Geek said, "The Simpsons season 32 has been offering consistently satisfying episodes of straight and subversive humor. Personally, I don't understand it. 'Treehouse of Horror XXXI' is the best of the season so far, but the Treehouses are always season highlights, and more reliably than Christmas episodes. A big change is in store for Lisa Simpson. May 18, 2016 - Explore TAYLOR WEBSTER's board "Simpsons treehouse of horror" on Pinterest. Kang and Kodos appear to be listed on the ballot, which doubles as a Call-Back to Treehouse of Horror VII's Citizen Kang. They are known for being more violent than an average Simpsons episode and contain several different trademarks, including the alien characters Kang and Kodos who have appeared in every episode. It aired in the United States on Fox on November 1, 2020. That said, these horror themed Halloween specials sadly remain a shell of their former selves. 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