"The Simpsons" The Front (TV Episode 1993) Poster

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The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) (TV Series)
Bobby (as Ed Sullivan) welcomes the class reunion to the "really big show."
The Little Shop of Horrors (1960)
The Itchy & Scratchy episode Bart & Lisa write is called "The Little Barber Shop of Horrors", a clear spoof if this name.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
A "Good, the Bad and the Ugly"-like theme plays in Grampa's daydream about the Old West.
Happy Days (1974) (TV Series)
Homer mentions three characters and Marge remembers this show.
Good Times (1974) (TV Series)
The class clown uses J.J.'s trademark "Dyn-o-Mite!" catchprase.
Alice (1976) (TV Series)
The class clown uses Flo's trademark "Kiss my grits!" catchphrase.
The Front (1976)
Title reference.
The Blue Lagoon (1980)
Krusty refers to Brooke Shields as "The star of The Blue Lagoon"
Scenes from a Mall (1991)
Bart and Lisa write an Itchy & Scratchy cartoon titled "Screams from a Mall."
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991) (TV Series)
This is one of the shows nominated at the animation award ceremony.
Indecent Proposal (1993)
Homer tells Artie Ziff that Artie would probably give up all his money for one night with Marge.
Dazed and Confused (1993)
"Dazed and Contused" Itchy & Scratchy cartoon


He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983) (TV Series)
We see a clip of a show within the show called "Strong-dar, Master of Akom" which is a spoof of this show. The name, animation and characters are all based on it.
Action Man (1995) (TV Series)
We see a clip of a show within the show called "Action Figure Man" which is a spoof of this show.

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