I’ve been mostly down on The Simpsons so far this season, but finally the show has given me a reason to enjoy watching it, in the shape of “Gone Abie Gone.” It’s an episode that’s a little bit smaller; there are no trips to New York City or giant impla more
After a long hiatus, The Simpsons finally returns with " Adventures in Baby Getting ."
Although last week's Treehouse of Horror reminded me of how much I'd miss the show once it's gone, this week's installment really made me think the show is ready to more
The Simpsons has been running out of steam for years now, and “Adventures in Baby Getting” not only confirms that by being, in general, the sound of a balloon deflating for twenty-two minutes, but also by referencing its own past several times througho more
Feels a little early for Halloween episodes, doesn't it? A packed fall schedule on Fox means The Simpsons fans were treated to the annual "Treehouse of Horror" nearly a month ahead of time. While I'll admit I haven't quite gotten into the spirit of the more
The annual Halloween episode of The Simpsons is an institution by now, a way for the show to get wacky to an extent it usually doesn’t. (Although, some would argue, largely correctly, that in its old age, the show has been doing that in standard episode more
The Simpsons is back for yet another season. The show's been showing its age and its inability to stay current in recent years, but with the end drawing near, there's still hope that it can keep its loyal audience happy for at least another season.
I’m not going to mince words here. “Moonshine River” is a mess of a Simpsons episode. The plot rapidly switches focus from act to act, but, unlike in its more successful cousins, none of the individual stories here satisfactorily merged into each other, more
For a season finale that's been hyped so much in the past few weeks, " Lisa Goes Gaga " was a little underwhelming.
The series did make good use of their guest star instead of reducing her role to a small cameo. But that wasn't necessarily a good thing more