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"The Critic" Siskel & Ebert & Jay & Alice (1995)

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Director:
Writers:
Al Jean (created by) &
Mike Reiss (created by) ...
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TV Series:
Original Air Date:
12 March 1995 (Season 2, Episode 2)
Plot:
Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert break up their partnership as movie critics, and each of them considers Jay as a potential replacement for the other. | Add synopsis »

Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Jon Lovitz ... Jay Sherman (voice)

Nancy Cartwright ... Various Characters (voice)

Christine Cavanaugh ... Various Characters (voice)

Gerrit Graham ... Franklin Sherman (voice)
Doris Grau ... Doris Grossman (voice)

Judith Ivey ... Eleanor Sherman (voice)

Nick Jameson ... Various Characters (voice)

Maurice LaMarche ... Jeremy Hawke / Various Characters (voice) (as Maurice La Marche)

Charles Napier ... Duke Phillips (voice)

Park Overall ... Alice Tompkins (voice)

Kath Soucie ... Various Characters (voice)

Russi Taylor ... Penny Tompkins (voice)

Roger Ebert ... Roger Ebert (voice)

Gene Siskel ... Gene Siskel (voice)
Rex Reed ... Rex Reed (voice)

Gene Shalit ... Gene Shalit (voice)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Lauren MacMullan  (as L.H. MacMullan)
 
Writing credits
Al Jean (created by) &
Mike Reiss (created by)

Jon Vitti (written by)

Produced by
Tom Brady .... co-producer
James L. Brooks .... executive producer
David Cutler .... co-producer
Jeffrey L. Goldstein .... associate producer (as as Jeffrey Goldstein)
Miles Lewis Horst .... animation producer
Al Jean .... executive producer
Ken Keeler .... co-producer
Anne Luiting .... animation producer
J. Michael Mendel .... producer
Rich Moore .... producer
Richard Raynis .... producer
Mike Reiss .... executive producer
Phil Roman .... animation executive producer
Richard Sakai .... executive producer
Bill Schultz .... animation producer
Steve Tompkins .... supervising producer
Nikki Vanzo .... producer: overseas
Patric M. Verrone .... co-producer (as Patric Verrone)
 
Original Music by
Alf Clausen 
 
Film Editing by
Michael Bridge 
Lee Harting 
 
Casting by
Juel Bestrop 
 
Production Management
Lolee Aries .... studio production manager
Melissa Cheek .... post-supervisior: animation
Stephanie Elliott .... production manager
Ken Tsumura .... animation production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Juli Murphy .... assistant director (as Juli Murphy Hashiguchi)
 
Art Department
David Cutler .... visual design
Shigeko Doyle .... painter
Sean Edberg .... prop design
Rich Moore .... visual design
Belle Norman .... painter
Everett Peck .... visual design
David Silverman .... visual design
Cookie Tricarico .... painter
 
Sound Department
Michael Bridge .... dialogue sound editor (as Michael Bridge)
Ronny Cox .... production mixer
Anthony D'Amico .... sound re-recording mixer
Kim Drummond .... dialogue sound editor (as Kim Haves)
Bobby Mackston .... supervising sound editor
Greg Orloff .... sound re-recording mixer
Travis Powers .... sound effects designer
R. Russell Smith .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Brian Hutchings .... telecine
 
Animation Department
Martin Ansolabehere .... character designer
John Berman .... background layout artist
Al Budnick .... background color styling
Russell Calabrese .... animation timer
Nathan Chew .... character designer (as Nathan Chew)
Edgar Duncan .... background designer
Brad Forbush .... character layout artist
Sandra Frame .... character layout artist
David Fulp .... character layout artist
Samantha Harrison .... color design supervisor
Jack Heiter .... background color styling
Kent Holaday .... lip sync
Nora Johnson .... character layout artist
Craig Kellman .... character designer
Eric S. Keyes .... character designer
Eric S. Keyes .... character layout artist
Bari Kumar .... color design
Joel Kuwahara .... animation production coordinator
Dan Larsen .... animation checker (as Dan C. Larsen)
Stephen Lee .... background color styling
Rich Moore .... animation timer
Juli Murphy .... animation timer (as Juli Murphy Hashiguchi)
Nollan Obena .... character designer
Charles Payne .... background designer
Becca Ramos .... animation checker (as Rebecca L. Ramos)
Becca Ramos .... background layout artist (as Rebecca L. Ramos)
Marty Scully .... background layout artist
Jaclyn Seymour .... color design
Dean Thompson .... background designer
Amber Tornquist .... character layout artist
Brad Vangergrift .... character layout artist
Mark Walsh .... character designer
Don Watson .... background color styling
Michael Wolf .... animation consultant
Susan M. Zytka .... character layout artist
 
Casting Department
Tracy Lukas .... casting associate
 
Editorial Department
Michelle Berman .... post-production coordinator
Richard K. Chung .... post-production assistant (as Richard Cung)
 
Music Department
Chris Ledesma .... music editor
Hans Zimmer .... composer: theme music
Alf Clausen .... conductor (uncredited)
Alf Clausen .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Frank Macchia .... music preparation (uncredited)
Rick Riccio .... music scoring mixer (uncredited)
Leo Tee .... music clearance manager (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Neil Alsip .... assistant to the producer
Katy Ballard .... assistant: Messrs. Jean & Reiss
Brad Bird .... executive consultant
James L. Brooks .... executive creative consultant
Yong Hwan Choi .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Sandra Contreras .... production accountant
Richard Doctorow .... story editor
Anthony Lewis Garcia .... production coordinator
Joanne Garibay .... production associate
Ock Ki Ham .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Gregory Hinde .... production associate (as Gregory S. Hinde)
Hye Ryung Hong .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Kenneth T. Ito .... manager overseas production
Jin-oh Jae .... production team: Rough Draft (as Jae Jin Oh)
Myung Ham Jang .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Mee Suk Jeon .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Mike Kadlec .... production associate
Maria Kavanaugh .... assistant: Mr. Brooks
Bae-guen Kim .... department supervisor: Rough Draf (as Bae Geun Kim)
Byung Sun Kim .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Chul-ho Kim .... production team: Rough Draft (as Chul Ho Kim)
Felicia Nalivansky-Caplan .... production coordinator (as Felicia Nalivansky)
Allison Orr .... production associate
Anne Osbourne .... production associate
Jin Suk Pae .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Yong Nam Park .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Bonnie Prendergast .... script supervisor
Stacia Sekuler .... production accountant (as Stacia Sekuler Miehe)
David Singer .... production associate
Denise Sirkot .... executive producer: Gracie Films
Troy Stauffer .... assistant to the producer
Joshua Sternin .... story editor
Richard Kevin Stith .... assistant to the producer (as Richard-Kevin Stith)
Gregg Vanzo .... overseas creative director: Rough Draft
Jennifer Ventimilia .... story editor (as Jeffrey Ventimilia)
Jon Vitti .... creative consultant
Jean Wong .... assistant: Messrs. Jean & Reiss
Bung Chul Yea .... production team: Rough Draft (as Byung Cul Yea)
Ji Yeun You .... department supervisor: Rough Draf
Hyejoon Yun .... production team: Rough Draft (as Hye Joon Yun)
 

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Al Jean  created by
Mike Reiss  created by

Production Management
Barbara Cordova .... production supervisor
 
Art Department
Nathan Chew .... storyboard artist
Marty Scully .... background layout
 
Sound Department
Tony Cappelli .... sound
 
Visual Effects by
Adam Howard .... digital compositor: Digital Magic
 
Casting Department
Matt Brubaker .... casting intern
 
Editorial Department
Mike Kadlec .... post-production coordinator (season 2)
 
Other crew
Sarah Baisley .... publicist
Dan Doran .... publicist
Anne Luiting .... production executive
 
Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

Runtime:
23 min
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert had a policy of refusing to do cameos in movies and on television shows because they felt it would be a conflict of interest. Yet they relented for 'The Critic' because they were fans of the show.See more »
Quotes:
[after Jay organizes Siskel and Ebert's reconciliation and the lights in the building opposite the Empire State Building illuminate into the shape of a pink heart]
Roger Ebert:Oh, this is just a rip-off of Sleepless in Seattle.
Gene Siskel:Which was in itself a rip-off of An Affair to Remember.
Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel:Which wasn't that good of a movie to start with.
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Movie Connections:
References "Sesame Street" (1969)See more »

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