The Crepes of Wrath
Episode 11 of 13 within Season One. Item 60 of 615 overall.
Production number 7G13.
George Meyer - Writer
Sam Simon - Writer
John Swartzwelder - Writer
Jon Vitti - Writer
Wesley Archer - Director
Milton Gray - Director
7.46
62 votes

After flushing a cherry bomb down the school toilet, Bart is sent to France via a student exchange, and ends up working for some crooks who want to put anti-freeze in the wine.

Meanwhile, the Simpsons receive Adil Hoaxha, an Albanian exchange student who is actually a spy.

original airdate--April 15,1990                            rating--15.9 million

music--"The Simpsons" theme by Danny Elfman

Chalkboard gag--"Garlic gum is not funny".

Couch gag--The family hurries onto the couch and Homer pops off the end.

Trivia--The two evil French wine makers, Cesar and Ugolin, are named after the two villains of the classic French films "Jean de Florette" (1986) and "Manon of the Spring" (1986).

  • The title is from the novel 'The Grapes of Wrath' written by John Steinbeck.

 

 

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regional titles

Dutch
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English
The Crepes of Wrath
French
L'Espion qui venait de chez moi
German
Tauschgeschäfte und Spione
Irish
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Italian
Crêpes alle Crêpes, Vino al Vino
Spanish
Viva la Vendimia