" The Fat Blue Line " is the 3rd episode of the thirty-first season of the American animated sitcom The Simpsons, and the 665th episode overall. [1] The staff flew her down from Northern California to record her part for the episode. Bart träumt, dass die Mafiosi Skinner ermordet haben und konfrontiert Fat Tony damit. Despite this, Phil Hartman voiced the character in the season 7 episode "A Fish Called Selma". In "The Real Housewives of Fat Tony", he supposedly marries Selma, but the relationship falls apart when Selma discovers Tony only held a ceremony to make her his goomar as he is already married to another woman. Fat Tony died in the episode "Donnie Fatso" of cardiac arrest at age 40, but his cousin Fit Tony gained weight and took over as the new Fat Tony. Marion Anthony "Fat Tony" D'Amico is the name of two recurring characters in the animated sitcom The Simpsons. [5], Homer has a dream in which he is standing at the foot of a mountain with 300 pounds as the goal at the top. In the episode, Homer despises the nuclear plant's new exercise program and decides to gain 61 pounds (28 kg) to claim a disability and work at home. The Simpsons family are not exactly the favorite people of the citizens of Springfield and with good reasons, among those that they have killed people not just in non-canon episodes, and sometimes in truly absurd circumstances. The Simpsons are five malfunctioning wind-up dolls who waddle their way to the couch. 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. However, when it was, the writers incorporated references to the film in the episode. [12], "Put it in H" Simpsons Podcast praised the episode as being "hilarious with some of the most memorable jokes of the season", but also mentioned it "just lacked that x-factor. [2] Action figurines based on obese Homer were made for the World of Springfield in December 2001. [2] Joan Kenley guest starred in the episode as the telephone lady. He said that this episode "saved" him from doing so. [15] Playmates Toys made Fat Tony into an action figure as part of the World of Springfield toy line. His weight gain causes a change of nickname to "Fit-Fat Tony" and eventually "Fat Tony", essentially restoring the original character. Re-populate Springfield with your favorite characters, from Barflies (Barney Gumble) to Wise Guys (Fat Tony). [16], The second Fat Tony's full name was revealed in the episode ", Goldblum, Jeff; Oakley, Bill; Silverman, David; Weinstein, Josh (2005). Fat Tony puts out a contract on Homer after his private security business interferes with the mob's interests in "Poppa's Got a Brand New Badge". The Springfield Cemetery is where Springfield buries its dead; it's next to the Springfield Pet Cemeteryand in front of theSpringfield General Hospital. Homer's at his most irritating and childish here—you really want Marge to beat him up." Michael D'Amico- Fat Tony's son 3. Realizing how his obesity has made life hard for his family, Homer asks Burns to make him thin again. Watch Queue Queue. (ges.) Die insgesamt 232. Fat Tony's actual name is the source of some dispute, as several different real names have been revealed over the course of the series. "[9], Kimberly Potts of AOL Television named the episode the seventh best episode of the series. Fat Tony took out a hit on Mayor Quimby in "Mayored to the Mob" in retaliation for a raid on their rat milk facility, which Quimby opposed, as they had promised him "dog or higher". Episode number Episode name Characters Note Picture 339 "She Used to Be My Girl" Miss Springfield, Joe Quimby: On video tape 343 "Homer and Ned's Hail Mary Pass" Homer: Ned Flanders: 345 "On a … Hans Moleman (former) Fat Tony is a mobster and the underboss of the Springfield Mafia.His henchmen include Legs, Louie, and Johnny Tightlips, and he answers to Don Vittorio DiMaggio. The scene in which Bart and his friends observe the obese Homer through a window is based on a scene from the 1993 film, Homer thinks that he can order the soft drink. [1] The writers conceived the episode before the film Goodfellas, which has a similar plot, was released. Rate. Rate. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. Bevölkere Springfield mit deinen Lieblingsfiguren neu, von Kneipenfreunden (Barney Gumble) bis zu Mafiosi (Fat Tony). Siehe auch: Die Simpsons/Episodenliste. Directed by Matthew Nastuk, Mike B. Anderson. The climax is a little forced and cartoon-y...but Homer's weight gain works so well visually that the episode gets away with a lot more than it might. The writers originally wanted Sheldon Leonard to voice Fat Tony. His rackets included illegal gambling, cigarette smuggling, and bootlegging. [2] Animator David Silverman designed the obese Homer for the episode. [10] Of the Fat Tony episodes, Mantegna favors "Bart the Murderer" and "The Mook, the Chef, the Wife and Her Homer", because they are the character's first appearance and a season premiere. In the eighth-season episode "The Homer They Fall", the announcer at Homer's boxing match against Drederick Tatum refers to Fat Tony as Anthony D'Amico (incidentally the name of one of the three Re-Recording Mixers in the end credits), which he is called later as well, for example, by the FBI. The entire episode is a collection of short stories involving some of Springfield's most memorable characters as well as some of the background characters. Unnamed Consigliere - Consigliere 6. Marge sues Garth Motherloving's sugar company for making the town's citizens obese. Lefty - Caporegime 7. This scene was inspired by the cover of the "Sweetness and Light" issue of National Lampoon magazine. Homer soon tires of his monotonous responsibilities as a safety inspector and resorts to simply typing "yes" every time the system prompts him. Wie auch eine Episode der Simpsons nicht von einer Person erstellt wird, so wächst das Simpsons-Wiki nur durch die Gemeinschaft der Simpsons-Begeisterten. [16], DVD Movie Guide's Colin Jacobson enjoyed the episode and called it "one of the series' more cynical episodes", and said that it "pours on the laughs". It was the first episode Greaney wrote for The Simpsons. Fat Tony and his associates meet in what is known as the "Legitimate Businessman's Social Club". Mr. Burns organizes a morning calisthenics program at the nuclear power plant, to Homer's dismay. 6. The website concluded its review by giving the episode a grade of A. After hijacking an ice cream truck, Homer arrives at the power plant during a workout program and reaches the shutdown button. [18], When The Simpsons began streaming on Disney+ in 2019, former Simpsons writer and executive producer Bill Oakley named this one of the best classic Simpsons episodes to watch on the service. "[17], 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: "this isn't one of the best episodes. Righty - Caporegime 8. The fact that they bring you back and keep writing for the character, it is very satisfying. Mai 2020 auf dem US-amerikanischen Sender Fox ausgestrahlt. Unable to call the plant because his fingers are too fat to dial a telephone keypad, and too heavy to drive or skateboard, Homer resorts to hitchhiking. [3] Greaney really enjoyed working on the episode because Homer is constantly happy and goal-oriented in it, instead of being a slob who is "eating all the time". Die Simpsons Springfield: Das packende Aufbauspiel für Smartphones und Tablets! Episode wurde am 28. Die deutschsprachige Erstausstrahlung der Folgen 1 bis 9 sowie 11 bis 17 fand vom 10. This video is unavailable. Rate. In the twelfth-season episode "Insane Clown Poppy", Frankie the Squealer claims that Fat Tony's first name is Marion, a reference to actor John Wayne's real name, Marion Robert Morrison.[2]. Kostenlos auf iPhone, iPad, Kindle und auf Android-Geräten herunterladen.a. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on November 5, 1995. Frankie the Squealer- Soldier 4. The scene parodies the title sequence of the American television drama series The Sopranos , and features Alabama 3 's song " Woke Up This Morning ," which is also used in The Sopranos ' title sequence. Looking for shortcuts, he leaves his terminal with a drinking bird to press the Y key to indicate "yes" on the keyboard and goes to the cinema. Rate. 2. August 2015 aus. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Fandom Apps Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. D&D Beyond Bart begins designing T-shirt slogans, and his T-shirts become very popular among the citizens of Springfield. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on November 5, 1995. When the original Fat Tony died of a heart attack in "Donnie Fatso", he was replaced by his slimmer cousin Anthony Paul "Fit Tony" D'Amico. Marion Anthony "Fat Tony" D'Amico is the name of two recurring characters in the animated sitcom The Simpsons.Both are voiced by Joe Mantegna and first appeared in the episode "Bart the Murderer" of the third season. Episoden. September 2014 auf dem Sender Fox erstausgestrahlt. His henchmen include Legs, Louie, and Johnny Tightlips, and he answers to Don Vittorio DiMaggio. In the episode Donnie Fatso, Fat Tony dies of a heart attack; his cousin Fit Tony takes his place as head of the syndicate, but soon becomes known as Fat Tony due to stress-induced overeating. After being denied admission due to his weight and getting teased by people outside the theater, Homer returns to find that his bird has fallen over and a nuclear meltdown is imminent unless the system is manually shut down. When Homer vents gas from a nuclear reactor, the gas destroys crops of corn. A parody of the "Up Series" of British documentaries, in which a filmmaker follows Homer and his friends from grade school into their 40s. Since airing, the episode has received mostly positive reviews from fans and television critics, making many top episode lists. [1][9] Mantegna voiced Fat Tony in a scene in The Simpsons Movie that almost got cut. Upon the death of the original Fat Tony in the episode "Donnie Fatso" of the twenty-second season, the character's near-identical cousin of the same name is introduced. [1] The appearance of Louie, one of Tony's henchmen, was based on another Goodfellas actor, Frank Sivero. Fat Tony played the violin in "Insane Clown Poppy". The writer was Bill Odenkirk. Robert Terwilliger (former) 4. It aired in the United States on Fox on October 13, 2019. [4] There was a discussion about what Homer would wear when he became fat, and they decided to go with a muumuu. "King-Size Homer" is the seventh episode of The Simpsons' seventh season. Hilf Homer, seine Familie und Freunde zu finden! It lacks the expected mushiness about the plight of fat folks, though it does make a point about sensitivity in an understated way. The show is set in the fictional town of Springfield, and lampoons American culture, society and television, ... Episodes of The Simpsons have won dozens of awards, including 27 Emmy Awards (with ten for Outstanding Animated Program), 27 Annie Awards and a Peabody Award. This is referenced in the season 20 episode "Sex, Pies, and Idiot Scrapes, where all script required was grunting. Directed by Mike B. Anderson. "King-Size Homer" was written by Dan Greaney, and directed by Jim Reardon. The episode begins with Bart and Lisa complaining about having to pose for the family's annual Christmas photo before whisking viewers 30 years into … After a failed attempt at calisthenics, Burns agrees to pay for Homer's liposuction. Homer would have been executed gangland-style if not for Maggie coming to the rescue with her rifle. [7], Screen Rant called it the best episode of the seventh season and the sixth greatest episode of The Simpsons. Alle Videos, Infos und spannende Hintergründe zu Simpsons-Folgen aller Staffeln findest du auf ProSieben.de – aktuelle Simpsons-News jetzt entdecken! 3. 1. In the third-season episode "Bart the Murderer", Fat Tony is referred to in a news report given by Kent Brockman as William "Fat Tony" Williams, presumably an alias. [3] The end of the episode portrays a TV movie about the events depicted in the episode, in which Joe Mantegna will play Fat Tony (this was before it was decided that Fat Tony would be a recurring character). The episode was written by Dan Greaney and directed by Jim Reardon. Staffel der US-amerikanischen Zeichentrickserie Family Guy und ein Crossover mit den Simpsons. Read the full article here at Simpsons Wiki. With Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith. [3] The writers were also discussing about how they were going to treat Homer's obesity. Last Exit To Springfield ©1997 - 2013 | This website, its operators, and all content contained on this site relating to The Simpsons is not authorized by 20th Century FOX™ Nr. Grateful, Mr. Burns gives Homer a medal for bravery and offers him any request he chooses. "[14], Dave Foster of DVD Times said: "The glee to which [Homer] takes to the challenge and the enthusiasm which Bart brings to the project show these two really do connect when the situation is oh so wrong, and the method in which the writers tackle the not-always-so-obvious downsides to such a disability are both adult and astutely amusing. "[15], Jennifer Malkowski of DVD Verdict considered the best part of the episode to be during Homer's shopping trip to The Vast Waistband. [2] The staff thought that Cary Grant would have been ideal for the pig in Homer's dream sequence, but he died nine years before the episode was made, so they used cast member Hank Azaria for that voice. In Deutschland strahlte ProSieben die Episode am 25. S24, Ep3. [1] It is his longest-running role. Baue Springfield so auf, wie es dir gefällt! [6], In its original broadcast, "King-Size Homer" finished 45th (tied with Grace Under Fire) in the ratings for the week of October 30 to November 3, 1995, with a Nielsen rating of 10.0. Nr. Anderson, Mike B.; Moore, Rich; Moore, Steven Dean; Silverman, David (2007). Watch Queue Queue Rate. Current Episode (aired 13 Dec. 2020) A Springfield Summer Christmas for Christmas ... A black hole threatens to swallow Springfield, Homer tries to find the source of paranormal activity, and a "Back to the Future" parody in which Bart keeps Marge from marrying Homer. The town votes to kick the Simpsons out of Springfield, so they decide to move to the Outlands. ", The Herald Sun put the episode at ninth place on their list of the top twenty episodes of The Simpsons, and highlighted the scene in which Homer is seen "commandeering an ice cream truck in a frantic dash to the nuclear plant to avoid an impending meltdown". Upon learning that employees who weigh 300 pounds (136 kg) or more qualify as disabled, he begins eating excessively, despite Marge and Lisa's repeated warnings that he is endangering his health. [8] The episode was the third highest rated show on the Fox network that week.[8]. It acquired a Nielsen rating of 10.0 and was the third highest-rated show on the Fox network that week. In the episode, Homer gathers Springfield 's citizens to build the world's biggest human pyramid. A pig wearing a tuxedo appears next to him in the dream, and motivates Homer to reach the top of the mountain. 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