This weekend we saw a trio of films about iconic figures in cultural history: the Gabriel Range-directed Stardust showed us the early evolution of David Bowie; Steven Bernstein’s Last Call put the spotlight on poet Dylan Thomas; and Alex Winter’s Zappa took a look at the experimental, trailblazing musician. Its cume to date of $237,783. Like Stardust, the Dylan Thomas biopic saw 70% of the runs under $100 on Friday and Saturday. Its cume has hit $694K. The Imani Motion Pictures/Faith Media Distribution pic took in an estimated $149K over the five-day holiday weekend, bringing its cume a little north of $1.1 million. They are two radio show hosts and DJs on Springfield's own radio station KBBL. host Alex Trebek has a Thanksgiving message for America: "Keep the faith. The episode was written by George Meyer and directed by David Silverman. 2. "[3] The staff decided to do a Thanksgiving episode after they realized an episode would air on Thursday, November 22, 1990 (Thanksgiving Day). [9] Both Dawn Taylor of The DVD Journal and Jacobson thought the most memorable line of the episode was Jackie's line to Marge: "I have laryngitis and it hurts to talk, so I'll just say one thing – you never do anything right. Simple and delicious <3. The Fourth Thursday After Tomorrow: an A.I. After Homer expels Santa's Little Helper from the house for stealing a turkey drumstick, Bart and the dog run away from home. Voice actor Greg Berg guest starred as Rory, one of the homeless people at the soup kitchen. When Lisa places the centerpiece on the table, she fights with Bart about where it should go since there is no room left for the turkey. Launch dates for broadcast, cable and streaming programs, Up-to-date lists for broadcast, cable and streaming series, Pandemic-proof vs. pandemic-contingent broadcast lineups, Signup for Breaking News Alerts & Newsletters, Get our latest storiesin the feed of your favorite networks. [6], The song that plays on the radio during the break in the Thanksgiving football game is "Get Dancin'" by Disco-Tex and the Sex-O-Lettes. 'Stardust', 'Last Call', 'Zappa' And Other Theatrical Releases Struggle Over Thanksgiving Weekend - Specialty Box Office Here are the photos taken of The Simpsons related stuff that was around the studio's lot celebrating the show's 300th episode. It acquired a Nielsen rating of 11.9, and was the third highest-rated show on the Fox network the week it aired. I'm sure you haven't heard of her, but she worked her whole life to preserve the Florida Everglades. 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"[8][10], The Simpsons: A Complete Guide to Our Favorite Family, "The Simpsons: The Complete Second Season", "The Simpsons – The Complete Second Season – DVD", Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bart_vs._Thanksgiving&oldid=1000230362, Short description is different from Wikidata, Television episode articles with short description for single episodes, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "I will not do that thing with my tongue. Kent Brockman interviews Bart for a human interest story at the soup kitchen. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on November 22, 1990. It aired in the United States on Fox on November 24, 2019. Holdovers in the specialty space included Focus Features’ Let Him Go which is now in 1,447 theaters. The episode was written by George Meyer and directed by David Silverman. The Last Thanksgiving: a dangerous space mission complicated by a sentient cranberry sauce. "Bart vs. Thanksgiving" is the seventh episode of The Simpsons' second season. Bart stubbornly refuses and insists the incident is Lisa's fault, not his. NOTES Spin-off of The Tracey Ullman Show. Maude getting hit by a T-shirt and falling to her death. When the police fail to locate Bart, Homer and Marge regret saying severe things that drove him away. Carol Kane voiced this line, although she was uncredited. A-Gobble-Ypto: the first Thanksgiving. The Kevin Costner and Diane Lane thriller is now in its fourth week and its estimated five-day holiday gross is $670K bringing its cume to a little over $8.7 million. In the episode, Bart runs away from home after destroying a centerpiece that Lisa makes for the Thanksgiving dinner table. Since airing, the episode has received mostly positive reviews from critics. Lisa makes an elaborate decorative centerpiece for the Thanksgiving dinner table. The episode was written by George Meyer and directed by David Silverman. Now in its second weekend, the Jackie Chan Gravitas actioner Vanguard is now in 800 theaters. The authors of the book I Can't Believe It's a Bigger and Better Updated Unofficial Simpsons Guide, Warren Martyn and Adrian Wood, wrote: "Marge's mother Jackie is particularly nightmarish in her first real appearance. I’d forgotten about Simpsons. [3], Voice actor Greg Berg guest starred as Rory, one of the homeless people at the soup kitchen. 3. 'Promising Young Woman' Crosses $3M; 'MLK/FBI', 'Don't Tell A Soul', 'Master' Add Coins To Specialty Box Office. Realizing this scenario is all in his mind, he climbs onto the roof of the house to ponder his choices. 'Bart vs. Thanksgiving' was another winner. Devastated, Lisa attacks Bart, but both Homer and Marge separate them and a heartbroken Lisa runs to her room crying while Bart is sent to his room by Homer for causing an incident during their Thanksgiving dinner. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Before he enters the house, he imagines his family scapegoating him for all their problems if he apologizes for ruining Thanksgiving. Marge then scolds him telling him that he has ruined Thanksgiving and later informs him that he will not be allowed to eat dinner until he issues a sincere apology to Lisa. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on November 22, 1990. It added an estimated $240K over the five-day holiday weekend to its box office till. When he hears Lisa crying because she misses him, Bart invites her to join him on the roof. Now in its fifth week, the horror Come Play continues to stay afloat in 1,029 theaters, earning an estimated $520L in its five-day holiday gross bringing its cume to $8.7 million — nearly matching Let Him Go. In 2000, "Alone Again, Natura-Diddily", Maude died after being knocked off a grandstand by several t-shirt cannons at the Springfield Speedway.. We're going to get through all of this, and we will be a better society because of it. In the ensuing scuffle, Bart throws the centerpiece into the fireplace and it burns to ashes. [7], Since airing, the episode has received mostly positive reviews from television critics. Once they are assembled, the Simpsons sit down to Thanksgiving dinner. The Simpsons had previously aired at 8:00 p.m. EST on Sunday night but Fox switched its timeslot to the same time on Thursdays at the beginning of the second season. [5] A member of Burns' security staff reads the novel Les Misérables. Subscribe to Deadline Breaking News Alerts and keep your inbox happy. The final sequence on the rooftop with Lisa and Bart is lovely, and Homer's comment to Marge is a magical wrap-up to a good episode. [6] While watching the Thanksgiving football game, Homer says he is cheering for the Dallas Cowboys. "Thanksgiving of Horror" is the 8th episode of the thirty-first season of the American animated sitcom The Simpsons, and the 670th episode overall. The shirts had been meant to hit Homer, who wanted one of them. 1 Synopsis 2 Plot 2.1 Opening 2.2 A-Gobble-Ypto 2.3 The Fourth Thursday After Tomorrow 2.4 The Last Thanksgiving 3 Reception 4 Citations In a special Thanksgiving edition of "Treehouse of Horror," The Simpsons are forced to face various Thanksgiving nightmares, including the first Thanksgiving, an A.I. Not coincidentally, 1990 was the year Bart was turned into a balloon for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. "Bart vs. Thanksgiving" is the seventh episode of The Simpsons' second season. Meanwhile, Truth to the Game 2 is in its fourth week of release, playing in 180 theaters nationwide. However, before the shirts could hit him, Homer noticed a bobby pin on the ground and bent over to pick it up. [5] Bill and Marty, voiced by Dan Castellaneta and Harry Shearer respectively, also make their first visual appearances, although they were heard on the radio in previous episodes, including "Bart Gets an "F"". [6], In Bart's fantasy, Maggie says "It's your fault I can't talk." The episode was written by Dan Vebber, and was directed by Rob Oliver. As states and cities start new stay-at-home orders — specifically Los Angeles county — it is only expected that box office will continue to struggle. In the episode, Bart runs away from home after destroying a centerpiece that Lisa makes for the Thanksgiving dinner table. It was the same story for K Street Pictures’ Last Call which opened in 17 runs in seven markets. 11 years later and the show is well over 500 episodes. [5] Two of the fictional Dallas Cowboys players are named Jay Kogen and Wallace Wolodarsky after two writers on The Simpsons. [5] Marge's mother, Jackie Bouvier, voiced by Julie Kavner, makes her first physical appearance on The Simpsons in the episode, though she was first referenced in a flashback in the season one episode "Moaning Lisa". Bart later returns home feeling remorseful after seeing the meager lives of the homeless men at the breadline. When Homer and Bart talk about the balloons modeled after Bullwinkle and Underdog, The Simpsons is self-referenced as Homer tells Bart that if the parade "turned every flash-in-pan cartoon character into a balloon, it would be a farce", after which a giant balloon of Bart can be seen on the television in the background. In a special Thanksgiving edition of "Treehouse of Horror," the Simpsons are forced to face various Thanksgiving nightmares. 7G09: Call Of The Simpsons 7G10: Homer's Night Out 7G11: Life On The Fast Lane 7G12: Krusty Gets Busted 7G13: The Crepes Of Wrath: 7F01: 2 Cars Garage, 3 Eyes On Every Fish 7F02: Simpson And Delilah 7F03: Bart Gets An F 7F04: Treehouse Of Horror 7F05: Dancin' Homer 7F06: Bart The Daredevil 7F07: Bart Vs. Thanksgiving 7F08: Dead Putting Society Copyright © 2021 Penske Business Media, LLC. Thanksgiving of Horror Thanksgiving of Horror is the eighth episode ofSeason 31. Meanwhile, Magnolia’s Zappa day and date release also struggled with seven runs in seven markets but there was a silver lining with the Enzian in Orlando which grossed $852 Friday. The Saban Films dark comedy Fatman earned an estimated $27,696 on 87 screens with a per screen average of $318. Lisa says the following about her centerpiece: "It's a tribute to the trailblazing women who made our country great. It was the first script Meyer wrote on the show, and he thought he made "quite a few mistakes, but it turned out really well overall. mishap. [1][2], At the beginning of the episode, Homer and Bart watch Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, an annual United States parade that includes floating helium balloons modeled after famous fictional characters. See, there's Georgia O'Keeffe, Susan B. Anthony, and this is Marjory Stoneman Douglas. ", This page was last edited on 14 January 2021, at 06:14. While wandering the streets, Bart uses Homer's ID to sell his blood and visits a breadline that is serving Thanksgiving dinner to homeless people. In Feb 2003 a member of epguides.com had the chance to visit the FOX studios. The late, beloved Jeopardy! Bart tries to steal a pie cooling on a window sill at Mr. Burns's mansion, but Burns's hounds chase him away. All Rights reserved. For the first time ever, 661 ad free, downloadable, episodes of The Simpsons are available on Disney+, where they are right at home alongside your favorite characters from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic. IFC Films set a day and date release of Stardust with 44 runs in 25 markets. I found 9 month old frozen turkey from last thanksgiving so hopped on google to find a leftover recipe and am so happy to have found this one! Send us a tip using our annonymous form. That’s right. All received theatrical releases, but the sobering figures reflected the number of people who are actually going to theaters during the pandemic. He finally realizes what he did was wrong and apologizes to her as Homer and Marge watch on with joy and Bart and Lisa rejoin the family to enjoy a meal of Thanksgiving leftovers displaying the family spirit which was absent from the earlier debacle. The episode features cultural references to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, and the poets Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and Edgar Allan Poe. It was the third highest-rated show on Fox that week, following Married... with Children and In Living Color. While Homer is picking up Grampa from the retirement home, Patty and Selma arrive bearing Swedish meatballs and insinuate Marge's turkey is dry, much to her consternation. "[8], Bryce Wilson of Cinema Blend said "Bart vs. Thanksgiving" and "Lisa's Substitute", another season two episode, were the first episodes that "asked [the audience] to truly care about the characters, and they work beautifully". [5] Lisa also keeps a book of Ginsberg's work on a bookshelf next to Jack Kerouac's novel On the Road, and a collection of poems by Edgar Allan Poe. The family sees the report on television and call the police, hoping they can help find Bart and bring him home. [6], In its original broadcast, "Bart vs. Thanksgiving" finished thirty-seventh in the ratings for the week of November 19–25, 1990, with a Nielsen rating of 11.9, equivalent to approximately eleven million viewing households. "[5] DVD Movie Guide's Colin Jacobson said the episode "maintained a nicely irreverent tone most of the time – irreverent enough to make it amusing, at least," and added: "The interaction of the Simpson and Bouvier families at dinner was terrific, and Bart's experiences on skid row made their point while they still managed to be pointed and clever. The sisters' mother Jaqueline Bouvier arrives complaining of laryngitis and tells Marge she never does anything right. [4] The idea of Bart going up on the roof was suggested by Meyer who used to go up on the roof himself when he had fights with his family. Related Story 1. Homer listens to their radio show when he drives to pick up Grampa at the retirement home for the Thanksgiving dinner. 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