The Simpsons: Season 14, Episode 5

Helter Shelter (1 Dec. 2002)

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After Lisa brings home the stick of a pro hockey player for yelling at him to shoot between the goalie's legs, the Simpsons' house is eaten by termites. To get a home, the family joins a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
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Homer Simpson / Painter / Barney Gumble / Kozlov / Bran Producer #3 / Bill Cosby / Grampa Simpson / Lion / Tribe Member #3 / Fleeing Crewman #2 / Cop #1 (voice)
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Marge Simpson (voice)
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Bart Simpson / Kearney (voice)
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Lisa Simpson (voice)
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Butler / Carl / Moe Szyslak / Captain McAllister / Cletus / Exterminator / Comic Book Guy / Mitch Hartwell / Apu Nahasapeemapetilon / Crazy Old Man (voice)
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Waylon Smithers / Montgomery Burns / Lenny / Otto / Ned Flanders / Bran Producer #1 / Paralegal / Cameraman / 'Law & Order' Announcer / Cop #2 (voice)
Larry Holmes ...
Himself (voice)
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Squiggy (voice)
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Dolph / Bran Producer #2 / Producer / Nutritionist (voice)
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Gummy Sue (voice)
Karl Wiedergott ...
Various (voice)
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After Lisa brings home the stick of a pro hockey player for yelling at him to shoot between the goalie's legs, the Simpsons' house is eaten by termites. To get a home, the family joins a reality show, where they must live like a family from 1895. Written by Emil Petersen

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2d animation | reality spoof

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The final episode of The Simpsons (1989) to use cel animation. Starting with The Simpsons: The Great Louse Detective (2002), all episodes were digitally colored. See more »

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Male Network Executive: [trying to find a family to appear on a reality show]
Female Network Executive: This family's pretty good.
Male Network Executive: But isn't the dad Bill Cosby?
Bill Cosby: Y'see, I gotta get back on the TV, coz with the Osbournes, and the soft-core porns and the dogs poopin' and nobody scoopin' and the veesa bola and the ah! Ah! Ah!
Female Network Executive: We need a family that hasn't been on TV forever. Let's try the Simpsons.
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References Helter Skelter (1929) See more »

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Funeral March
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Music by Frédéric Chopin
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