The Simpsons » Season 6
The Simpsons - 06x25 Who Shot Mr. Burns? (1)

6x25 Who Shot Mr. Burns? (1)

ratingratingratingratingrating
5/5 (2 votes)
First Aired: May. 21, 1995 on FOX

Summary: In the first part of this groundbreaking suspense story, Mr. Burns develops a sun-blocking machine that prevents any sunlight from reaching Springfield. With the town immersed in darkness, Mr. Burns' Power Plant can make even more money. In addition to blocking the sun, Burns has also…
[show all]

Main Characters in this Episode


More

Guest Stars

Oil Worker voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Krusty the Clown voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Santa's Little Helper voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Gate Guard voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Kid From Springfield High School voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Chemist voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Package Forwarder #1 voiced by Dan Castellaneta
Package Forwarder #3 voiced by Hank Azaria

Episode Quotes

Bart Simpson: Yuck! What reeks?
Nelson Muntz: Smells like one of van Houten's.
Milhouse van Houten: It does not!
Groundskeeper Willie: Aaaaaaaaaagh! I'll *kill* that Mr Burns! And wound that Mr Smithers!
Mr. Burns: Have you ever seen the sun set at 3pm?
Sea Captain: Aye, once. When I was sailing 'round the Arctic...
Mr. Burns: Shut up, you. Take one last look at the sun, Springfield! [activates the Sunblocker]

Mistakes/Goofs

  • Goof (continuity error): The Burns Slant Drilling Corporation sign changes every time the building is shown.
  • Goof (continuity error): During the town meeting scene, the position of Latin jazz great Tito Puente hops all over the room, frequently appearing in the background but from various angles.

Trivia

  • The television set in Moe's tavern is playing an episode of Pardon My Zinger, with an outline of the Mystery Science Theater 3000 cast in the foreground.
  • Mr Burns collapses on a sundial pointing his arms at S and W - which to his eyes look like M and S, identifying the initials of the shooter. This resulted in several characters having their names permanently expanded just for the sake of red herrings: Seymour Skinner's name was revealed as M. Seymour Skinner (it's written on a diploma behind his head in one scene); Moe the Bartender became Moe Szyslak; and Sideshow Mel's name was revealed as Melvin van Horn, presumably to eliminate him (although it could have still been interpreted as not MS but SM - Sideshow Mel).
You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.