The Simpsons: Season 12

The Simpsons: Season 12

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Set in Springfield, the average American town, the show focuses on the antics and everyday adventures of the Simpson family; Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, as well as a virtual cast of thousands. Since the beginning, the series has been a pop culture icon, attracting hundreds of celebrities to guest star. The show has also made name for itself in its fearless satirical take on politics, media and American life in general.

2000Rating: TV-PGUnited States of AmericaThe Curiosity Company, Gracie Films, 20th Century Fox Television, 20th Television Animation
AnimatedComedyKids & Family

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Episodes

EPISODE 12.19

I'm Goin' to Praiseland

After finding a sketchbook belonging to his late wife Maude,... More Ned Flanders opens a Bible-themed amusement park to honor her memory.

EPISODE 12.9

HOMЯ

While working as a human guinea pig (to pay off... More the family's lost savings after making a bad investment), Homer discovers the root cause of his subnormal intelligence: a crayon that was lodged in his brain ever since he was a boy. He decides to have it removed to increase his IQ, but discovers that being smart does not necessarily equal being happy.

EPISODE 12.8

Skinner's Sense of Snow

A snowstorm traps the students of Springfield Elementary inside, with... More them overthrowing Principal Skinner when he uses his Army skills to control them. Meanwhile, Homer tries to rescue the children–using Flanders' car.

EPISODE 12.7

The Great Money Caper

Homer and Bart become father–son con artists (after Bart is... More given money out of pity when Homer decided to not take him home), but soon find that they are the ones being had.

EPISODE 12.6

The Computer Wore Menace Shoes

Homer decides to buy a computer after turning up to... More the Plant to find it closed by e-mail. He then creates his own website and it eventually gains attention when he posts gossip. Homer dubs himself as "Mr. X" to conceal his identity. When he reveals that he is Mr. X, he becomes drugged into a mysterious island where people who know too much are imprisoned after Homer starts writing conspiracy theories such as flu shots.

EPISODE 12.5

Homer vs. Dignity

When the Simpsons once again have financial problems, Mr. Burns... More pays Homer to play pranks on others and humiliate himself in public. Meanwhile, Smithers creates a Malibu Stacy-themed musical.

EPISODE 12.4

Lisa the Tree Hugger

Lisa falls for the teenaged leader of a militant environmentalist... More group and tries to impress him by living in Springfield's oldest tree in order to keep it from being cut down.

EPISODE 12.3

Insane Clown Poppy

Krusty takes parenting lessons from Homer when, during an outdoor... More book fair, a girl tells Krusty that she is his long-lost daughter from a one-night stand with a female soldier who fought during the first Gulf War.

EPISODE 12.21

Simpsons Tall Tales

When Homer refuses to pay a five dollar airport tax... More to fly to Delaware, the family is forced to ride in a livestock car of a train instead. There they meet a singing hobo who tells three tall tales: Homer as Paul Bunyan. Lisa as Connie Appleseed, a parody of Johnny Appleseed. Bart as Tom Sawyer with Nelson as Huckleberry Finn.

EPISODE 12.20

Children of a Lesser Clod

After spraining his knee during a basketball game, Homer begins... More taking care of the neighborhood kids to cure his boredom, prompting jealousy from Bart and Lisa, who feel that Homer is giving the kids the attention they never had.

EPISODE 12.2

A Tale of Two Springfields

While calling Animal Control over a badger taking residence in... More Santa's Little Helper's doghouse, Homer discovers that Springfield has two different area codes–and ends up leading a revolt that splits the town in two.

EPISODE 12.1

Treehouse of Horror XI

This year's Halloween story sees The Simpsons as "The Munsters"... More (with everyone except Lisa getting killed), Homer as a wandering spirit on the hunt for a good deed in "G-G-Ghost D-D-Dad," Bart and Lisa as peasants in a fairy tale forest in "Scary Tales Can Come True," and Lisa inadvertently dooming mankind by rescuing a dolphin in "Night of the Dolphin."

EPISODE 12.18

Trilogy of Error

Homer's rush to the hospital to reattach his thumb, Lisa's... More rush to school to win the science fair, and Bart's run-in with an illegal fireworks scheme are interconnected in a parody of Go and Run Lola Run.

EPISODE 12.17

Simpson Safari

When the Simpsons run out of food thanks to a... More bag boy strike (caused by Homer), the family finds an old box of animal crackers with a sweepstakes that sends The Simpsons to Africa.

EPISODE 12.16

Bye, Bye, Nerdie

When Lisa becomes the target of a female bully, Lisa... More discovers a scientific reason as to why bullies pick on nerds. Meanwhile, Homer goes into the baby-proofing business, which is threatening the businesses of pediatricians and greeting card salesmen.

EPISODE 12.15

Hungry, Hungry Homer

Homer becomes a Good Samaritan after discovering the simple joys... More of helping people in need–which is put to the test when he goes on a hunger strike after the owner of the Springfield Isotopes attempts to discredit him when Homer stumbles on his plot to discreetly move the team to Albuquerque, New Mexico.

EPISODE 12.14

New Kids on the Blecch

A music producer selects Bart, Nelson, Milhouse and Ralph to... More be members of the next hit boy band, who record subliminal songs about joining the Navy.

EPISODE 12.13

Day of the Jackanapes

Krusty announces his retirement due to interference from network executives... More and the growing popularity of the big-money game show "Me Wantee", but when Krusty reveals to Sideshow Bob that all of the episodes featuring him have been erased, Sideshow Bob uses Krusty's biggest fan (Bart) to murder him during Krusty's farewell show.

EPISODE 12.12

Tennis the Menace

While making funeral arrangements for Grampa's future, the funeral planner... More pitches the idea of a mausoleum that uses the same amount of cement as a full-sized tennis court. This prompts Homer to instead build a tennis court in his backyard, initially mistaking the sport for "Foxy Boxing". The tennis court makes Marge and Homer popular in town, but it turns out that this is only because Homer's inferior tennis ability makes them an easy target. Bart on the other hand, shines as a natural.

EPISODE 12.11

Worst Episode Ever

Bart and Milhouse are banned from The Android Dungeon after... More stopping Comic Book Guy from buying a box of priceless Star Wars memorabilia for $5, but are hired as his replacements when Comic Book Guy has a heart attack and is advised to leave his job in order to make friends.

EPISODE 12.10

Pokey Mom

Marge tries to rehabilitate a convict with remarkable artistic talent.... More Meanwhile, Homer uses a trash can to fix people's spines.

The Simpsons: Season 12 | Release Details

The Simpsons: Season 12 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.