The Fox network's most successful series to date was a spin-off from "The Tracey Ullman Show" in which originally appeared as one minute shorts. The executive producers of that series, James L. Brooks and Sam Simon decided that these characters could support a half an hour series. It is now reported as the longest animated series in prime-time network television.
The Simpsons Season 4 (1992-1993)
|4x01 Kamp Krusty |
After making a deal with Homer to get good grades in school, Bart and Lisa go away to Kamp Krusty, "The Krustiest Place on Earth!" While they're initially excited about their summer, ...
|Sep. 24, 1992|
|4x02 A Streetcar Named Marge |
Marge is cast in the role of Blanche DuBois in Oh! Streetcar, the musical version of A Streetcar Named Desire directed by the flamboyant Llewellyn Sinclair at the Springfield Community ...
|Oct. 01, 1992|
|4x03 Homer the Heretic |
One Sunday morning, Homer decides that he'd rather sleep late than go to church. Marge is disappointed, but doesn't argue with him. While home alone, Homer dances in his underwear, ...
|Oct. 08, 1992|
|4x04 Lisa the Beauty Queen |
To help Lisa get over her insecurities about her looks, Homer enters her into the Little Miss Springfield Pageant. At first, Lisa looks down on the event, but when she becomes first ...
|Oct. 15, 1992|
|4x05 Treehouse of Horror III |
In this year's scarifying special, the Simpsons gather for a Halloween party and exchange ghost stories. Clown Without Pity; In the first tale, told by Lisa, Homer buys Bart a talking ...
|Oct. 29, 1992|
|4x06 Itchy & Scratchy: The Movie |
Every kid in the world waits with bated breath for the Itchy & Scratchy movie, but Bart is the only one who's not allowed to see it. Marge and Homer ground Bart for his bad behavior, ...
|Nov. 03, 1992|
|4x07 Marge Gets a Job |
When the Simpsons' house begins sliding off its foundation, Marge is forced to get a job to help make ends meet. Where else can she turn other than The Springfield Nuclear Power Plant, ...
|Nov. 05, 1992|
|4x08 The New Kid on the Block |
Evergreen Terrace welcomes two new neighbors, Ruth Powers and her lovely teenage daughter, Laura. Bart falls hard for Laura, but she thinks of him as just a little friend. Heartbroken, ...
|Nov. 12, 1992|
|4x09 Mr. Plow |
At the auto show, Homer impulsively buys a snow plow and starts a business as Mr. Plow. An incredibly snowy winter sets the business rolling, making Homer a success and earning him ...
|Nov. 19, 1992|
|4x10 Lisa's First Word |
While trying to get Maggie to say her first words, Marge tells Bart and Lisa about what they were like as babies. In flashback, we see that Bart's first words were "aye carumba." When ...
|Dec. 03, 1992|
|4x11 Homer's Triple Bypass |
In a series of terrifying X-ray shots of Homer's chest, we see that his heart is dangerously clogged with plaque and doughnut residue and that he is in need of a triple bypass operation. ...
|Dec. 17, 1992|
|4x12 Marge vs. the Monorail |
Mr. Burns is forced to pay a $3 million fine for illegally dumping toxic waste under trees in the park. At a town meeting where Springfield's citizens discuss how to best use the new ...
|Jan. 14, 1993|
|4x13 Selma's Choice |
Aunt Selma realizes that she might wind up dying all alone and thinks that having a baby can relieve her loneliness. To test her maternal instincts, she takes Bart and Lisa to Duff ...
|Jan. 21, 1993|
|4x14 Brother From the Same Planet |
When Homer leaves Bart waiting in the pouring rain after soccer practice, he must earn back his son's love. Bart expresses his anger by going to a Big Brother program and claiming to ...
|Feb. 04, 1993|
|4x15 I Love Lisa |
Trying to be nice to Ralph Wiggum, Lisa gives him a Valentine's Day card. Ralph misinterprets the gesture and thinks that Lisa is in love with him. Soon, he begins to pursue her the ...
|Feb. 11, 1993|
|4x16 Duffless |
Lisa conducts a secret experiment for the Springfield Elementary School science fair to see who's smarter, Bart or a hamster. Meanwhile, Homer is forced to swear off beer after being ...
|Feb. 18, 1993|
|4x17 Last Exit to Springfield |
Homer finds himself filling in for the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant's union leader when it comes time to negotiate their new contract with Mr. Burns. Homer is a tough negotiator, ...
|Mar. 11, 1993|
|4x18 So It's Come to This: A Simpsons Clip Show |
Bart's April Fools' prank backfires and lands Homer in the hospital in a coma. At Homer's bedside, The Simpson family reminisces about all of the good times they've had over the years. ...
|Apr. 01, 1993|
|4x19 The Front |
Convinced they can write better Itchy & Scratchy scripts than the writers who currently work on the cartoon, Bart and Lisa set out to write their own shows. Their scripts are rejected ...
|Apr. 15, 1993|
|4x20 Whacking Day |
Everyone in Springfield is excited for Whacking Day, but as the holiday approaches, Lisa condemns it as violent. Whacking Day is a decade-long tradition which calls for the townspeople ...
|Apr. 29, 1993|
|4x21 Marge in Chains |
Marge is sentence to a month in prison for shoplifting. After the town decides they need her for their bake sale, they rally to have her freed.
|May. 06, 1993|
|4x22 Krusty Gets Kancelled |
After the most successful advertising campaign Springfield has ever seen, The Krusty the Clown show gets bumped in the ratings by Arthur Crandall, a droll ventriloquist, and Gabbo, ...
|May. 13, 1993|
Season 4 Characters[none added]
Season 4 Videos
Homer's Moon Waffles (00:33)
Becoming an Alcoholic (00:47)
Buying Porn (00:53)
Secret Word (00:41)
Season 4 Trivia[none added]
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