Zombies, Cthulhu, Hitchcock, Alien, Blade, Hellboy, Edgar Allan Poe, Dracula, Frankenstein monster, Pan's Labyrinth, Hypnotoad!
The Couch Gag featured a lot of homages to horror films, stories, characters and writters.
Oh The Places You’ll D’oh
In the first of three spine-tingling stories, Homer rides around Springfield wreaking havoc as “The Fat in The Hat” in a rhyming Dr. Seuss-ian tale.
Dead and Shoulders
Bart is beheaded during a kite accident, his head is attached to Lisa’s body and they must live together as one.
Freaks no Geeks
The final terrifying tale, features Mr. Burns’ traveling circus, The Burnsum and Bailey Circus, which has stopped in Springfieldland in the 1930s. Trapeze artist Marge and Strong Man Homer are performers and things go awry when circus freak Moe starts to make advances towards Marge.