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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
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Season 29 Premiere


Sunday, October 1

In a medieval world, Lisa is forced to use illegal magic when Marge's mother is turned into an Ice Walker.


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Sunday, May 21
S28.E22 Dogtown
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The dogs of Springfield assert their dominance.


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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Homer Simpson / ... (627 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Marge Simpson / ... (627 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Bart Simpson / ... (627 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Lisa Simpson / ... (627 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Ned Flanders / ... (627 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Moe Szyslak / ... (616 episodes, 1989-2018)
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 Milhouse Van Houten / ... (538 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Dolph / ... (491 episodes, 1990-2017)
Karl Wiedergott ...
 Additional Voices / ... (253 episodes, 1998-2010)
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Storyline

The Simpsons is an animated sitcom about the antics of a dysfunctional family called the Simpsons (surprise surprise). Homer is the oafish unhealthy beer loving father, Marge is the hardworking homemaker wife, Bart is the ten year old underachiever (and proud of it), Lisa is the unappreciated eight year old genius, and Maggie is the cute, pacifier loving silent infant. Written by Sam Kelly

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Taglines:

Putting the Fun back in Dysfunctional! See more »

Genres:

Animation | Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 December 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los Simpson  »

Box Office

Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(441 episodes)

Sound Mix:

(season 1-2)| (season 20-)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The character Professor John Frink is named after a producer of the show, and based on Jerry Lewis's character in The Nutty Professor (1963). See more »

Goofs

When Moe appears in the first season he has black hair. In all subsequent seasons his hair is a grayish-blue. See more »

Quotes

Homer: [Pinchy is nipped by a crab] Hey! You don't have to take that from a punk-ass crab! What's wrong with you?
Captain McCallister: Arrr, it's not his fault he's a sissy. Someone's been coddling him.
Marge: Don't look at me! I wanted to eat him!
Captain McCallister: Sorry, it's usually the Mother. I run an academy for lobsters, we stress tough love and discipline, if you want to try it.
Marge: No! We're not sending the lobster to a snooty boarding school!
Captain McCallister: Arr, then answer me this: do you have any loose change?
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Crazy Credits

In the musical episode where (the cheesy clip show), Snake does a voiceover at the end of the credits where he shoots his gun every time the music starts to play not liking it. He even shoots the Gracie film logo saying "You too Gracie film dude... Yaaa!" See more »

Connections

Referenced in Red Dwarf: Dwarfing USA (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

'The Itchy & Scratchy Show' Theme
Written by Robert Israel and Sam Simon
Performed by Cast
(various episodes)
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Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

Pure genius
17 January 1999 | by (L.A. CA) – See all my reviews

The Simpsons is a show that has sustained ten years of constant humor. The stories have gradually become better and the second fiddle characters were getting more screen time which translates into a much more realized show. The pop culture references abound and delight those who can pick them out. My personal favorite is the Citizen Kane references in the episode called "Rosebud." Plus, anything with C. Montgomery Burns is hysterical. The guest stars aren't there as a "special appearance" touted by the networks. They actually work into the storyline, and that makes it all the more enjoyable. Where else can you see The Moody Blues acting like thugs in a Vegas casino?


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