The family's job at Mr. Burns' country estate goes awry when Homer goes mad. Meanwhile, Homer's attempt to repair a toaster results in inadvertent time travel, and Bart and Lisa face becoming dinner when the school staff turn cannibalistic. Written by
Did You Know?
The "inside-out gas" that turns the family inside out is a reference to a 1962 radio drama album called "Drop Dead!" by radio performer Arch Oboler
. In the segment called "The Dark", a man inhales a gas which turns him inside out. See more
In the section where the school staff eats students, when Skinner and Lunch Lady Doris advance on Milhouse, Lisa, and Bart, Skinner's apron is off, then appears, then disappears and he puts it on again. See more
This house has quite a long and colorful history. It was built on an ancient Indian burial ground, and was the setting of Satanic rituals, witch-burnings, and five John Denver Christmas specials.
Oh... John Denver.
Though this episode's official title is "Treehouse of Horror V," the on-screen title is "The Simpsons Halloween Special V." See more
Music by Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrics by Ed Kleban See more