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2. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.10

Animation, Comedy

Jay discusses the summer movies of 2001.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

3. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.2

Animation, Comedy

Jay's review of summer movies focuses on "Mission: Impossible II," and Arnold Schwarzenegger stops by to demand that Jay say something nice about his movies.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

4. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.3

Animation, Comedy

Jay attempts to present a nicer side of himself on his show in hopes of persuading Jennifer the makeup woman to go out with him.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

5. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.4

Animation, Comedy

Jay takes Jennifer to his favorite restaurant.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

6. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.5

Animation, Comedy

Jay does a "Coming Attractions" episode dedicated to the Academy Awards.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

7. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.6

Animation, Comedy

Jay's date with Jennifer goes awry.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

8. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.7

Animation, Comedy

Jay discusses his favorite movies of the year 2000.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

9. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.8

Animation, Comedy

Jay discusses upcoming film releases and has a romantic date with Jennifer.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

10. The Critic (2000– )
Episode: Episode #1.9

Animation, Comedy

Because he hasn't seen any films worth reviewing recently, Jay does an episode about Broadway shows.

Creators: Al Jean, Mike Reiss | Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche, Valerie Levitt

11. De Sylvia Millecam Show (1994– )
Episode: Goed nieuws is geen nieuws

25 min | Comedy, Family, Game-Show

When station owner Boudewijn Smit decrees that the news needs to be funnier, Sylvia agrees, just to spite Leo and ends up on TV herself, next to the new comedic duo of Fred and Jerry.

Writers: Ger Apeldoorn, Harm Edens | Director: Egbert van Hees | Stars: Sylvia Millecam, Joop Doderer, Alfred van den Heuvel, Filip Bolluyt

15. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Man Who Came to Be Dinner

TV-PG | Animation, Comedy, Family

An amusement park ride takes the Simpsons to the home planet of Kang and Kodos.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Al Jean | Director: David Silverman | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

16. Misery Loves Comedy (2014)

118 min | Documentary, Comedy | Post-production

Over fifty very famous American and Canadian funny people (filmmakers, writers, actors and comedians) share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed light on the thesis: Do you have to be miserable to be funny?

Writers: Kevin Pollak, John Vorhaus | Director: Kevin Pollak | Stars: Freddie Prinze Jr., Jon Favreau, Matthew Perry, Kevin Smith

18. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Brick Like Me (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.5
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The Lego version of Homer begins to suspect that his entire Lego world is not real when a toy triggers a flashback to an alternate reality.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Brian Kelley, Jon Kern | Director: Matthew Nastuk | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

19. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Clown in the Dumps (2014)

TV-PG | Animation, Comedy, Family

Krusty the Clown decides to retire.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

20. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Days of Future Future (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Thirty years into the future, Bart is having trouble dealing with his divorce, Lisa is struggling with her marriage to Milhouse, and Marge is finally fed up after burying yet another Homer clone.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, J. Stewart Burns | Director: Bob Anderson | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

21. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Diggs (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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Bart becomes friends with a schoolmate who enjoys falconry, but turns out to be mentally disturbed.

Writers: Sylvain Chomet, Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Dan Greaney, Allen Glazier | Director: Michael Polcino | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

22. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Luca$ (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.8
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Marge becomes worried when Lisa starts dating a competitive eater-in-training, while Bart receives gifts from Snake Jailbird for helping him out.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Carolyn Omine | Director: Chris Clements | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

23. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Married to the Blob (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Comic Book Guy seeks romantic advice from Homer when he falls for a Japanese woman who's interested in manga.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Tim Long | Director: Chris Clements | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

24. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Pay Pal (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.7
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When Homer ruins his and Marge's chances of making a new couple friend, Marge decides to concentrate on finding a friend for Lisa. However, Lisa suddenly makes a new friend on her own.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, David H. Steinberg | Director: Michael Polcino | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

25. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Simpsorama (2014)

TV-PG | Animation, Comedy, Family

The Simpsons meet the Planet Express crew when Bender comes back in time to kill Bart in order to prevent him from doing something that will make the future look really bad.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, J. Stewart Burns | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

26. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Specs and the City (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Mr. Burns' Christmas present to his employees, a pair of augmented reality glasses, places a strain on Homer and Marge's relationship. Meanwhile, Bart wrestles with giving a Valentine's Day card to Nelson.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Brian Kelley | Director: Lance Kramer | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

27. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Steal This Episode (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.5
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Fed up with the high price of Hollywood films, Homer begins screening pirated movies in his backyard, but is busted by the FBI after Marge turns him in.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, J. Stewart Burns | Director: Matthew Nastuk | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

28. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Man Who Grew Too Much (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.7
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Lisa becomes friends with Sideshow Bob, who now has a new job working with genetically-altered foods. Meanwhile, Marge becomes frustrated teaching abstinence for the church.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Jeff Westbrook | Director: Matthew Schofield | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

29. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The War of Art (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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The friendship between the Simpsons and the Van Houtens is challenged when a painting the Simpsons buy from the Van Houtens' yard sale is discovered to be extremely valuable.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Rob LaZebnik | Director: Steven Dean Moore | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

30. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Winter of His Content (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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When Abe and two of his friends move in with the Simpsons after the Springfield Retirement Castle closes, Homer begins to embrace their lifestyle. Meanwhile, Nelson initiates Bart into the bully group after coming to his defense.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Kevin Curran | Director: Chuck Sheetz | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

31. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Yellow Badge of Cowardge (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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Bart wins the annual "last day of school" race - with a little help from Nelson - and Homer attempts to bring back 4th of July fireworks, which have been canceled due to low budget cuts.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Billy Kimball, Ian Maxtone-Graham | Director: Timothy Bailey | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

32. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Treehouse of Horror XXV (2014)

TV-PG | Animation, Comedy, Family

Add a Plot

Writers: James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, Sam Simon | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

33. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: What to Expect When Bart's Expecting (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

5.8
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Bart becomes a savior to Springfield couples trying to conceive when he inadvertently uses voodoo to get his art teacher pregnant.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, John Frink | Director: Matthew Nastuk | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

34. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: You Don't Have to Live Like a Referee (2014)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.0
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Homer becomes a referee for the World Cup and finds himself tested by bribers when the Simpsons travel to Brazil.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Michael Price | Director: Mark Kirkland | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

35. The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2013: Animation (2013)

88 min | Animation

7.6
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Collective screening of the Academy Award nominated short films from the Animation category for 2013.

Writers: James L. Brooks, Matt Groening | Directors: John Kahrs, Minkyu Lee, Adam Pesapane, Timothy Reckart, David Silverman | Stars: Kari Wahlgren, John Kahrs, Jeff Turley, Rayyah McCaul

36. AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks (2013 TV Movie)

67 min | Biography

6.5
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Writers: Bob Gazzale, Jon Macks | Director: Louis J. Horvitz | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Mel Brooks, Rachel Montez Collins, Billy Crystal

37. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: A Test Before Trying (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
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The fate of Springfield Elementary rests on Bart and his test scores, and Homer finds way to make money with his own parking meter.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Joel H. Cohen, Jon Kern | Director: Chris Clements | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

38. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Black-Eyed, Please (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Ned gets fed up with Homer and punches him in the eye, and Lisa is a bullying victim from her new substitute teacher.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, John Frink, Jon Kern | Director: Matthew Schofield | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

39. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Changing of the Guardian (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.8
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Homer and Marge find the perfect young couple and ask them to be the guardians for the kids in case something happens to them.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Rob LaZebnik, Jon Kern | Director: Bob Anderson | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

40. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Dangers on a Train (2013)

TV-PG | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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When Marge tries to buy Homer snack cakes for their anniversary, she winds up meeting a married man who shares a common love of British television.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Michael Price, Jon Kern | Director: Steven Dean Moore | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

41. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Dark Knight Court (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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When Bart is accused of a prank he says he didn't commit, Lisa is forced to defend him in youth court, with former attorney general Janet Reno serving as judge.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Ian Maxtone-Graham, Billy Kimball, Jon Kern | Director: Mark Kirkland | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

42. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Four Regrettings and a Funeral (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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While attending a funeral, Homer, Marge, Mr. Burns, and Kent Brockman recall a past regret and try to find a way to rectify the situation.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Marc Wilmore, Jon Kern | Director: Mark Kirkland | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

43. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Gorgeous Grampa (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.4
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Homer's obsession with the TV show "Storage Battles" leads the family to discover Grampa's past identity as "Gorgeous Godfrey," the most feared, villainous man in pro-wrestling history

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Matt Selman, Jon Kern | Director: Chuck Sheetz | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

44. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Hardly Kirk-ing (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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Bart poses Millhouse as his father so that they can do adult activities, and Homer becomes skilled at finding lost objects thanks to Highlights magazine.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Tom Gammill, Max Pross, Jon Kern | Director: Matthew Nastuk | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

45. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Homer Goes to Prep School (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.9
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Homer joins the "Springfield Preppers," an off-the-grid survivalist group whose leader has set up a top-secret retreat outside of town to prepare for the end of the world.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Brian Kelley, Jon Kern | Director: Mark Kirkland | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

46. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Homerland (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.0
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Homer returns from a nuclear power convention a changed man, and Lisa begins to suspect that he has become a domestic terrorist.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Stephanie Gillis, Jon Kern | Director: Bob Anderson | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

47. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Labor Pains (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.0
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Homer helps take care of a child that he delivered in an elevator, and Lisa tries to organize the Springfield Atoms cheerleaders against the team's greedy owner.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Don Payne, Mitch Glazer, Jon Kern | Director: Matthew Faughnan | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

48. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Love Is a Many Splintered Thing (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
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Mary Spuckler returns to Springfield and begins a relationship with Bart. However, Bart treats her with disrespect.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Tim Long, Jon Kern | Director: Michael Polcino | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

49. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: Pulpit Friction (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.7
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Springfield gets a bedbug scare, the new assistant pastor at church appoints Homer as a deacon, and Marge loses her wedding dress.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Bill Odenkirk, Jon Kern | Director: Chris Clements | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith

50. The Simpsons (1989– )
Episode: The Fabulous Faker Boy (2013)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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Bart takes piano lessons from a cute Russian girl, Marge tries to teach the girl's father how to drive, and Homer loses the last of his hair.

Writers: Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Brian McConnachie, Jon Kern | Director: Bob Anderson | Stars: Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith