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The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield.
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Cast

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 Homer Simpson / ... (617 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Marge Simpson / ... (617 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Bart Simpson / ... (617 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Lisa Simpson / ... (617 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Ned Flanders / ... (617 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Moe Szyslak / ... (605 episodes, 1989-2017)
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 Milhouse Van Houten / ... (518 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Dolph / ... (471 episodes, 1990-2016)
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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On Your Marks, Get Set, D'Oh! See more »

Genres:

Animation | Comedy

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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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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(441 episodes)

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(season 1-2)| (season 20-)| (seasons 3-19) (as Dolby Surround)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Several recurring characters are spoofs for former or current celebrities. Rainier Wolfcastle: Arnold Schwarzenegger; Drederick Tatum: Mike Tyson; Bumblebee Man: Roberto Gómez Bolaños (based on his Chapulin Colorado character); Judge Constance Harm: Judy Sheindlin (aka 'Judge Judy'); Arnie Pye: Ernie Pyle. See more »

Goofs

Some characters are declared dead in one episode, then appear alive in a later episode without explanation or a humorous purpose. See more »

Quotes

Press: Where are the bodies?
Dr. Nick Riviera: [slams the door on them] Such a beautiful day! I think I'll go for a walk. Excuse me while I jump out the window.
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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 The Cleveland Show: Harder, Better, Faster, Browner (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

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