It is decided that a film festival should be held to put Springfield on the map and cinema critic Jay Sherman comes to town and stays with the Simpsons. Various people submit films that they have made to win the critics' prize, from Burns' blockbuster presenting him as an epic hero to Barney's strangely poetic monochrome short, but the most popular choice seems to be George C. Scott in 'Man Getting Hit With a Football'. Written by
don @ minifie-1
Did You Know?
When Marge agrees to put Homer on the film jury, she crosses off another name. The name she crosses off is that of legendary director Martin Scorsese
. See more
The official title of Hans Moleman's film is "Man Getting Hit By Football." But everyone thereafter refers to it erroneously as "Football In The Groin." See more
I like him. He's smart, he's sensitive, he's clearly not obsessed with his physical appearance...
My ears are burning.
Uh, I wasn't talking about you, Dad.
No, my ears are really burning. I wanted to see inside so I lit a Q-Tip.
References Mo' Better Blues
The Imperial March (Darth Vader's Theme)
Composed by John Williams See more