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The Munsters

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The Munsters is a 1964-1966 U.S. sitcom depicting the home life of a family of benign monsters.

References to The Munsters in The Simpsons[edit]

Episodes[edit]

Picture Season Episode number Episode name Reference
Munster Mobile.png 11 227 "Beyond Blunderdome" The Munster Mobile can be seen at the Hollywood Auto Museum.
Butch Patrick.png 11 233 "Eight Misbehavin'" Butch Patrick introduces himself as Eddie Munster from The Munsters. Apu asks him why Eddie Munster was a werewolf when his mother was a vampire and his father a Frankenstein-like monster? He agrees it didn't make sense.
THOH XI Promo Art.png 12 249 "Treehouse of Horror XI" The opening sequence, including the music, is a reference to The Munsters theme.
Homer - It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine).png 13 272 "Homer the Moe" When Homer sings his own lines to R.E.M.'s song It's the End of the World he namedrops Herman Munster.
Marge says- "It's Grampa!", and Homer replies- "Munster?".png 13 282 "The Old Man and the Key" Marge says: "It's Grampa!", and Homer replies: "Munster?".
Scott and Zelda Munster.png 15 328 "Co-Dependent's Day" Homer says that he and Marge are like "Scott and Zelda Munster", confusing them with novelists F. Scott Fitzgerald and Zelda Fitzgerald.
THOH16 - TZ ref.png 17 360 "Treehouse of Horror XVI" Bart dresses up as Eddie Munster.
The complete Munsters on DVD.png 18 397 "Crook and Ladder" One of the firefighters hopes that Burns gives them the complete Munsters DVD set.
Grandpa Munster.png 22 468 "Treehouse of Horror XXI" Grandpa Munster is seen in Dracula-la Land
Leaving Mockingbird Lane, Mr. Munster?.png 22 483 "The Real Housewives of Fat Tony" Selma says: "Leaving Mockingbird Lane, Mr. Munster?".
Hey, look at me! I'm Herman Munster.png 27 587 "Love Is in the N2-O2-Ar-CO2-Ne-He-CH4" Professor Frink says: "Hey, look at me! I'm Herman Munster!".

Books[edit]

Picture Book Reference
The Ultimate Episode Guide.jpg Simpsons World the Ultimate Episode Guide: Seasons 1-20 Eddie Muntz name may be a reference to Eddie Munster.

Merchandise[edit]

Picture Merchandise Reference
41 The "Simpsters" front.jpg Simpsons Mania! The Simpsters is a parody of The Munsters.

Common cast members[edit]

Picture Name Role in The Munsters Role on The Simpsons
Butch Patrick.jpg Butch Patrick Eddie Munster Voiced himself.

External links[edit]