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The Simpsons - "Mona Leaves-a" - Talkback [5/11]

Discussion in 'The toonzone - General Animation Discussion' started by Space Cadet, May 11, 2008.

  1. Space Cadet

    Space Cadet I'M SWEATING
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    Premieres: May 11th at 8:00 PM Eastern

    Writer: Joel H. Cohen
    Director: Mike B. Anderson

    Here's the synopsis for this episode:

     
  2. btv

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    I'm praying, PRAYING the writers don't ruin what could be one of the most emotional episodes of The Simpsons ever.
     
  3. Desensitized

    Desensitized Old School!

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    You said it before I could.

    This will be compared to 'Death Picks Cotton', so it has a lot to live up to.
     
  4. DarthGonzo

    DarthGonzo Fourteen Years!

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    Wait...another Mona Simpson episode?

    They raped the integrity of the original "Mother Simpson" episode the last time they felt compelled to bring Homer's mom back. Why oh why are they bringing her back again.

    Bah.
     
  5. Space Cadet

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    Yet, we'll have to watch just to see how this will turn out.;):p
     
  6. Darklordavaitor

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    Indeed it shall.
     
  7. Dub

    Dub BOB-OMB!

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    Oh wow.

    Ending of the first act was....awesome. Here's hoping they don't ruin it.
     
  8. Dudley

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    Well, her death was pretty sad.
     
  9. garfield15

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    Ohnononononono. Please please don't let this happen. I really don't want Homer's mom dead. Not like that.
     
  10. ShadowGUN

    ShadowGUN YES!YES!YES!

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    Nooooo. I like Grandma Simpson:crying: :crying: .
     
  11. Dub

    Dub BOB-OMB!

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    "What a surprise~ Joe Jesus Junior is gonna set us all straight!" LOL
     
  12. Djm912

    Djm912 GREETINGS, GENTLEVIEWERS!

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    Can I just saw that I loved Maggie's nod after Marge's story. :anime:
     
  13. Dudley

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    How did you want her to die?
     
  14. Movie06

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    A missile launch? That was unexpected.
     
  15. Desensitized

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    That was handled surprisingly well. I'm just sort of disappointed they didn't use Hank Scorpio or something for the missile silo part.
     
  16. Mr. Ralph

    Mr. Ralph :-(

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    alright, admit it: who else cried?:crying:
     
  17. Dudley

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    Who was the episode in memory of?
     
  18. Jolly Bengali

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    At least she didn't die by getting knocked over by T-shirt-firing guns.
     
  19. NewcomerDC

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    Anyone see the end? If Elsie Castellaneta is who I think it is, I believe Homer's mom died in real life and this episode was made in her honor.
     
  20. creativerealms

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    Not bad at all, much better then Grandma Simpson's last episode. Not as good as "Death Picks Cotton" but one of the more successful emotional Simpsons episodes in a long timer. A good way to get rid of a very good character that should not be used too much.
     

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