One thing "Flanders' Ladder" has in common with "The Old Blue Mayor She Ain't What She Used to Be," another above-average installment from this season, is that they both call back to classic episodes in clever ways, without retreading the same ground. Sound Mix: Dolby Stereo. Michael Pruitt Taylor Vince Whenever you think you have a grasp it slides away again.
Bart has one foot in the afterlife.
Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Seeing Bart bump elbows with Maude and the gang is entertaining, but what's the point if it's all just a crazy dream? I'm glad that the premise was given a full-length episode to grow, however.