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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
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On Valentine's Day, Professor Frink makes himself attractive to women, while Marge, Bart and Lisa visit Grandpa.


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S27.E12 Much Apu About Something
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Sanjay's son, Jay, turns the Kwik-E-Mart into a hip, health food market against Apu's insistence on tradition; Bart is called upon to return to his trickster life and take down the new ...


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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Homer Simpson / ... (598 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Marge Simpson / ... (598 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Bart Simpson / ... (598 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Lisa Simpson / ... (598 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Ned Flanders / ... (593 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Moe Szyslak / ... (586 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Milhouse Van Houten / ... (507 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Dolph / ... (461 episodes, 1990-2016)
Karl Wiedergott ...
 Additional Voices / ... (252 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-PG | 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-)| (seasons 3-19) (as Dolby Surround)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Kang and Kodos (the aliens) are named for two Star Trek (1966) characters - Kang was a Klingon warrior, and Kodos was an Adolf Hitler-like mass murderer. See more »

Goofs

When wearing her normal green dress, Marge wears a red necklace. However, often she is shown for a single frame or two wearing a white one (generally this happens in close-up shots of her head.) This happens in numerous episodes. See more »

Quotes

Marge: What do you do, follow my Husband around?
Hot Dog Vendor: Lady, he's putting my kids through College!
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Crazy Credits

In the end of the episode "Stark Raving Dad", the classic 20th Century Fox television logo appears. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Moms' Night Out (2014) 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

the absolute Best Cartoon ever!
1 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Out of every cartoon, Movie, play, and T.v show I've ever seen The Simpsons tops it all. the Simpsons is the funniest show Bar None. American Dad, Futurama, and Family guy come in close but in my opinion the Simpsons is better than all of them combined. I have seen every single episode and i own seasons one through five and have Simpsons posters and action figures.i have not found an episode that i did not like., some of my favorites are the valentines episode where Bart puts Homers Beer in the paint shakers, and "Das Bus" season 9 "O' Brother were art Thou?" season 2. and any episode from the sixteenth season. they have made it to over three hundred episodes and I'm betting on three hundred more. THE SIMPSONS WILL NEVER DIE!


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