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
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There is a deleted scene on the DVD that takes place during "The Shinning" in which Bart is riding his skateboard through the halls, turns a corner and sees Sherri and Terri who sing "Your father's gonna kill you!". He runs away and turns another corner and sees Patty and Selma who tells him "It's true, ya know". 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
[after using a time-traveling toaster, Homer suddenly finds himself in the dinosaur era
Okay, don't panic! Remember the advice Dad gave you on your wedding day.
[Flashback of younger Grampa in a tuxedo
If you ever travel back in time, don't step on anything. Because even the slightest change can alter the future in ways you can't imagine.
Though this episode's official title is "Treehouse of Horror V," the on-screen title is "The Simpsons Halloween Special V." See more
References The Mummy
Music by Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrics by Ed Kleban See more