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    C&C - The Simpsons - "TreeHouse of Horror XVIII" (Nov 4,2007)

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    If that scared you, then don't bother tuning into The Simpsons next Sunday, as they return with JABF16 Treehouse Of Horror XVIII. Three spine-tingly-dingling tales of terror are to be told over the course of just 22 minutes! That is, we hope so. As long as the writers don't put action over halloweeny horror, these three segments should work out well. Just how scary do you think they sound?

    "The frightfest begins in “Mr. and Mrs. Simpson” as Homer and Marge leave for what appears to be an ordinary day. But Homer is living a double life as a secret agent, and he is assigned to eliminate Kent Brockman. When a mysterious woman blocks Homer’s shot and tries to kill Brockman herself, Homer finds that his competition “hits” a little too close to home.

    In “E.T. Go Home,” Bart and Lisa come to the aid of Kodos the space alien, who’s hiding from the government. Kodos asks them to help him obtain a long list of devices so he can reconnect with his home planet, but his intentions prove to be anything but friendly.

    In the final Halloween scare, “Heck House,” Bart, Lisa and their friends spend Halloween night pulling pranks on unsuspecting people in Springfield. But when they go too far, Flanders decides he’s going to spook them straight. Transforming the church into the “Heck House,” Flanders is filled with supernatural power and subjects the children to his wrath of seven deadly sins."

    All three segments were written by Marc Wilmore.

    And the promo that I'm sure has been the core of all your nightmares over the past few weeks!



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    $5 that random characters get killed for no reason in the first part.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Don_East View Post
    $5 that random characters get killed for no reason in the first part.
    Of course. That's sadly predictable at this point. The outlook for the third segment doesn't seem very positive either.

    But this is a Treehouse of Horror episode after all. And those have been pathetic for years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DarthGonzo View Post
    Of course. That's sadly predictable at this point. The outlook for the third segment doesn't seem very positive either.

    But this is a Treehouse of Horror episode after all. And those have been pathetic for years.
    Guys, guys, this season has been a great one so far, give it an open-minded chance!

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    I miss the days when the Treehouse of Horror episodes had wraparound segments, i.e., Bart and Lisa telling stories in their treehouse, Bart, Lisa, and Homer having nightmares from eating too much candy, or Marge telling spooky stories at a Halloween party. That's what the ToH episodes need to get back to using to tie the segments together.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tobias View Post
    I miss the days when the Treehouse of Horror episodes had wraparound segments, i.e., Bart and Lisa telling stories in their treehouse, Bart, Lisa, and Homer having nightmares from eating too much candy, or Marge telling spooky stories at a Halloween party. That's what the ToH episodes need to get back to using to tie the segments together.
    I guess that was easier to do when the episodes were a little bit longer. Nowadays these "Halloween" segments go by incredibly fast. Nowadays wraparounds consist of a lame opening (usually with a tacked on Kang and Kodos appearance) where someone complains about how late the episode is airing.

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    great opening
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    Great opening with Marge and the FOX ads.


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    Mmmmm, Developed by. Ahhhh.

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    They're actually using Kang and/or Kodos for something besides a quick gag at beginning and/or end of the episode.
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