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'The Simpsons' Season 8 Episodes

The Simpsons - Season 8

The Simpsons - Season 8

The Simpsons' eighth season originally aired between October 27, 1996 and May 18, 1997, beginning with "Treehouse of Horror VII". The showrunners for the eighth production season were Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein. The aired season contained two episodes which were hold-over episodes from season seven, which Oakley and Weinstein also ran. It also contained two episodes for which Al Jean and Mike Reiss were the show runners.

Season eight won multiple awards, including two Emmy Awards: "Homer's Phobia" won for Outstanding Animated Program in 1997, and Alf Clausen and Ken Keeler won for "Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics" with the song "We Put The Spring In Springfield" from the episode "Bart After Dark". Clausen also received an Emmy nomination for "Outstanding Music Direction" for "Simpsoncalifragilisticexpialacious". "Brother from Another Series" was nominated for the Emmy for "Sound Mixing For a Comedy Series or a Special". For "Homer's Phobia", Mike Anderson won the Annie Award for Best Individual Achievement: Directing in a TV Production, and the WAC Winner Best Director for Primetime Series at the 1998 World Animation Celebration. Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation awarded the episode the GLAAD Media Award for "Outstanding TV – Individual Episode".

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Episode 1  •  October 27th, 1996

Treehouse of Horror VII

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Episode 2  •  November 3rd, 1996

You Only Move Twice

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Episode 3  •  November 10th, 1996

The Homer They Fall

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Episode 4  •  November 17th, 1996

Burns, Baby Burns

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Episode 5  •  November 24th, 1996

Bart After Dark

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Episode 6  •  December 1st, 1996

A Milhouse Divided

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Episode 7  •  December 15th, 1996

Lisa's Date With Density

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Episode 8  •  December 29th, 1996

Hurricane Neddy

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Episode 9  •  January 5th, 1997

The Mysterious Voyage of Our Homer

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Episode 10  •  January 12th, 1997

The Springfield Files

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Episode 11  •  January 19th, 1997

The Twisted World of Marge Simpson

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Episode 12  •  February 2nd, 1997

Mountain of Madness

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Episode 13  •  February 7th, 1997

Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala(Annoyed Grunt)cious

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Episode 14  •  February 9th, 1997

The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show

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Episode 15  •  February 16th, 1997

Homer's Phobia

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Episode 16  •  February 23rd, 1997

Brother From Another Series

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Episode 17  •  March 2nd, 1997

My Sister, My Sitter

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Episode 18  •  March 16th, 1997

Homer vs. the Eighteenth Amendment

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Episode 19  •  April 6th, 1997

Grade School Confidential

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Episode 20  •  April 13th, 1997

The Canine Mutiny

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Episode 21  •  April 20th, 1997

The Old Man and the Lisa

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Episode 22  •  April 27th, 1997

In Marge We Trust

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Episode 23  •  May 4th, 1997

Homer's Enemy

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Episode 24  •  May 11th, 1997

The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase

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Episode 25  •  May 18th, 1997

The Secret War of Lisa Simpson

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