Lisa leads a protest against a talking doll which she believes is sexist.

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (developed by) | 6 more credits »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
Marge Simpson (voice)
...
...
Lisa Simpson (voice)
...
...
...
Stacy Lavelle (voice)
...
...
Edit

Storyline

Lisa leads a protest against a talking doll which she believes is sexist.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

2d animation | See All (1) »

Genres:

Animation | Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 February 1994 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Krusty The Clown has a West Ham United 'Crest' (Crossed Hammers) on the left of his shirt when he enters the recording studio. West Ham United also feature in the 2012 episode 'The Day The Earth Stood Cool'. See more »

Goofs

When Lisa and Stacy Lavelle are in the Simpson living room trying to settle on a name for their new doll, the boxes of dolls behind them already display the "Lisa Lionheart" name that they have yet to settle on (or even discuss). See more »

Quotes

Boy: All right I've been waiting nine years to get my Frisbee back.
[Frisbee flies over the fence again]
Boy: aaaaaw!
See more »

Connections

References The Six Million Dollar Man (1974) See more »

Soundtracks

Matlock Theme Song
(uncredited)
Written by Dick DeBenedictis
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Lisa vs. Malibu Stacy" is awesomeness. It shows how companies easily continue to dominate the general public with collectible merchandise.
7 June 2011 | by (Planet Namek) – See all my reviews

This is a very good episode... it revolves around the deception of collectible items and various toys having a degrading influence on children and collectors in general. A Malibu Stacy doll falls under Lisa's grasp and she begins to despise its purpose and message to children. It generally provokes females to be looked upon as a degraded sexual object with wildly funny comments. Of course, this is fine with most girls as they enjoy duplicating this image... but it's not fine with Lisa... who proceeds to try and track down the creator of the Malibu Stacy line of figurines. First, she visits Waylon Smithers, the number one collector of Malibu Stacy dolls. He has a tremendously huge collection of the dolls... and a very nice sexual background of Mr. Burns on his home computer (but that's just some awesome trivia)... anyway... Smithers tells Lisa about the company's real Malibu Stacy... Stacy Lovelle... whom Lisa goes to meet. She eventually convinces Lovelle to fund a new figurine called the Lisa Lionheart doll which happens to reveal a more intellectual message to children rather than simply being a sex object. However, the doll primarily fails due to popular demand of the ever-popular Malibu Stacy line of figures... for which Smithers (along with lots of young girls) run to acquire upon their release. The episode is awesomeness. My all-time favorite character Smithers plays a huge role here... and the overall story is well-written. It portrays how companies easily deceive the general public... and will always continue to do so. Very solid plot.


4 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What's your favorite Lisa Simpson episode? nicholasholloway
"Hey German boy" no54
Which Celebrity would you like to see in a future simpsons episode? nicholasholloway
What's your favorite Bart Simpson Episode? nicholasholloway
Grown up Lisa and Bart episodes lostncurious
President Trump!!! bnice1984
Discuss Lisa vs. Malibu Stacy (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page