The Simpsons: Season 11, Episode 3

Guess Who's Coming to Criticize Dinner? (24 Oct. 1999)

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Homer's negative reviews as a food critic puts his life in danger. Fortunately he has Lisa fighting for him.

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Cast

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Groundskeeper Willie / Homer Simpson / Deer / Gil / Krusty the Clown / Santa's Little Helper / Luigi's Chef / Assassin (voice)
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Marge Simpson (voice)
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Lisa Simpson (voice)
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Uter's Dad / Captain McAllister / Jamie Killday / Chief Wiggum / Luigi / Akira / Izzy / Lou (voice)
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Principal Skinner / Montgomery Burns / Ned Flanders / Rainier Wolfcastle / Lenny / Garth Trelawney / Tuxedo Man (voice)
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Tour Guide / Ann Landers / Mimi / Uter's Mom / Daphne Beaumont (voice)
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Telemarketer #2 / Maude Flanders (voice)
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Following the demise of 'The Springfield Shopper' 's restaurant critic,Homer gets the job,though he is so illiterate he has to dictate his reviews to Lisa. They are all positively glowing and the other critics suggest he write adverse reviews for a change,which he does. As a result the restauranteurs all plot to give him his come-uppance at the Springfield Food Fair,which they surely do. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Trivia

Although the full frontal nude scene of Bart in the Simpsons film caused much controversy, this episode was the first instance of a Simpsons character's uncensored genitalia being shown. When Homer looks up the front page of the newspaper from the day he was born, the photo of him is clearly anatomically correct. See more »

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At the Krusty review when Homer is describing the pea soup, Lisa's pea soup appears/disappears between shots. See more »

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Izzy: C'Mon. You gonna kill him with a pastry? I've seen this man eat a bowl of change.
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References Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) See more »

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I Feel Pretty
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Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Performed by Dan Castellaneta (as "I Like Pizza")
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