"The Simpsons" Who Shot Mr. Burns? Part One (TV Episode 1995) Poster


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Edited into 

The Simpsons: Who Shot Mr. Burns? Part Two (1995) (TV Episode)
Footage from this episode is used throughout.


Singin' in the Rain (1952)
Mr. Burns climbs a lamppost in the same way Gene Kelly did in Singin' in the Rain
Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988) (TV Series)
The show is on the TV in Moe's.
Twin Peaks (1990) (TV Series)
Wiggum's dream with Lisa.
JFK (1991)
The music over the closing credits is a reference to the film's score.
The Simpsons: Dog of Death (1992) (TV Episode)
Mr. Burns refers to when Santa's Little Helper was his former guard dog
The Simpsons: Rosebud (1993) (TV Episode)
Mr. Burns refers to when Maggie found his teddy bear
The Simpsons: Burns' Heir (1994) (TV Episode)
Mr. Burns refers to the time when Bart was briefly his heir

Referenced in 

Springfield's Most Wanted (1995) (TV Short)
The entire show is about this episode's cliffhanger ending.
The Simpsons: The Old Man and the Lisa (1997) (TV Episode)
Kent Brockman mentions the time Mr. Burns blocked out the son
The Simpsons: Virtual Springfield (1997) (Video Game)
Mr. Burns' plan of the town, complete with sun-blocking device from this episode can be found in the game.
South Park: The Simpsons Already Did It (2002) (TV Episode)
This episode is referenced, as Butters' evil plan is the same as Mr. Burns'. A character then says: "The Simpsons already did it!"
Strongbad_email.exe: Disc Five (2007) (Video)
In "Retirement", the graphics for the My Lappy Got Stole! Sweepstakes resemble those used in this episode, also featuring silhouettes of the characters with question marks on them.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.10 (2008) (TV Episode)
This episode is the subject of a $25,000 question.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Simpsons Episodes (2012) (TV Episode)
Listed as a runner-up during the countdown.
One Hit Wonderland: Hooked on a Feeling by Blue Swede (2014) (TV Episode)
Todd mimics the end of the episode's "Can you?"
Atop the Fourth Wall: A Nightmare on Elm Street: Paranoid #3 (2016) (TV Episode)
"...by a giant sun-blocking machine, ala Mr. Burns."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Youngblood #9 (2017) (TV Episode)
"Is there a supervillain blocking out the sun, ala Mr. Burns?"

Featured in 

Springfield's Most Wanted (1995) (TV Short)
Clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Simpsons Episodes (2013) (TV Episode)
"Who Shot Mr. Burns?" is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Mr. Burns Episodes (2018) (TV Episode)
"Who Shot Mr. Burns?" is #1.


Dallas (1978) (TV Series)
The entire "Who shot J.R.?" storyline is spoofed.
Dallas: A House Divided (1980) (TV Episode)
The "Who Shot J.R.?" cliffhanger is spoofed.

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